Instructables: exploring - technology - android http://www.instructables.com Mon, 15 Sep 2014 20:07:16 PDT BLOX v1.01 iThrone: Build an Iron Throne for your phone for less than $25 http://www.instructables.com/id/iThrone-Build-an-Iron-Throne-for-your-phone-for-le/
iThrone: Build an Iron Throne for your phone for less than $25 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/LUJH/I00TJ5TA/F00LUJHI00TJ5TA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/LUJH/I00TJ5TA/F00LUJHI00TJ5TA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F00/LUJH/I00TJ5TA/F00LUJHI00TJ5TA.SMALL.jpg kevinjameshunt Whether you’re an honourable Northerner, an impish bookworm, a scheming bordello owner, or an inbred monster that everyone hates, chances are you’ve at least thought about what it would be like to have the Iron Throne all to yourself. Or at the very least, maybe you’ve always wanted one for your sm...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 16:54:02 PDT
Low cost NFC Tatoo http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-cost-NFC-Tatoo/
Low cost NFC Tatoo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/EYIO/I02YHOA7/FNMEYIOI02YHOA7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/EYIO/I02YHOA7/FNMEYIOI02YHOA7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNM/EYIO/I02YHOA7/FNMEYIOI02YHOA7.SMALL.jpg 159753 This instructable was made with the intention to make a low cost NFC Tatoo for applications such as unlocking your phone or setting up profiles in it, and maybe if you find, it could have another use. Also if you already have an old NFC tag that is thin enough to be attached with this method you can...
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Sat, 13 Sep 2014 07:33:30 PDT
Gravity Touch bluetooth glove http://www.instructables.com/id/Gravity-Touch-bluetooth-glove/
Gravity Touch bluetooth glove - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/MTTK/HZZE00OI/F1SMTTKHZZE00OI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/MTTK/HZZE00OI/F1SMTTKHZZE00OI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1S/MTTK/HZZE00OI/F1SMTTKHZZE00OI.SMALL.jpg jbesuchet Hey guys! I'd like to share with you the input device I created specifically to interact with AR glasses like the Google Glass, Meta, Moverio BT or with the VR headsets like Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR, vrAse, Durovis Dive. Those new products are amazing and they need new types of input devices. Th...
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Fri, 12 Sep 2014 04:11:15 PDT
AI2 Android receive two potmeter value (request example) http://www.instructables.com/id/AI2-Android-receive-two-potmeter-value-request-exa/
AI2 Android receive two potmeter value (request example) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/O8ML/HZZE076M/F4JO8MLHZZE076M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/O8ML/HZZE076M/F4JO8MLHZZE076M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4J/O8ML/HZZE076M/F4JO8MLHZZE076M.SMALL.jpg planetleak After uploaded my "android receive data from arduino" video, i got many request about more than one data receive from arduino.This video show a simple mode for that.App inventor file, and the arduino code download link in the video description.Video in the next step. How to video
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:52:57 PDT
Use Palm infrared keyboard with Android devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Palm-infrared-keyboard-with-Android-devices/
Use Palm infrared keyboard with Android devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/QZH0/HZS8U07I/FIAQZH0HZS8U07I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/QZH0/HZS8U07I/FIAQZH0HZS8U07I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIA/QZH0/HZS8U07I/FIAQZH0HZS8U07I.SMALL.jpg arpruss I had a PalmOne Wireless Keyboard sitting around and I wanted to have a Bluetooth keyboard for my phone. The only problem was that the PalmOne keyboard was infrared-based.I also had a Brainlink device. This is a rather cute little device for mediating between different devices. It's got an atxmega16...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 14:39:43 PDT
Make Your Android Device Look & Feel Like Android L http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Your-Android-Device-Look-Feel-Like-Android-L/
Make Your Android Device Look & Feel Like Android L - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/9COU/HZS8RYUR/FDO9COUHZS8RYUR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/9COU/HZS8RYUR/FDO9COUHZS8RYUR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/9COU/HZS8RYUR/FDO9COUHZS8RYUR.SMALL.jpg jpereira20 Have you ever wished you could have Android L on your Android device, or wished you had a Nexus 5 or Nexus 7 for the Developer Preview? Well, wish no more with a few apps from the Google Play Store, you can make you device look and fell like you have Android L on your phone. Oh, and i forgot to ment...
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Fri, 5 Sep 2014 09:55:50 PDT
RC Submarine Hack - Android controller (Arduino, Android, Submarine, Bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Submarine-Hack-Android-controller-Arduino-Andro/
RC Submarine Hack - Android controller (Arduino, Android, Submarine, Bluetooth) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/QJOY/HZIH8YL2/FVPQJOYHZIH8YL2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/QJOY/HZIH8YL2/FVPQJOYHZIH8YL2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVP/QJOY/HZIH8YL2/FVPQJOYHZIH8YL2.SMALL.jpg wavegm In this project I hacked an Of-The-Shelf RC submarine (49Hz) to be remote controlled by Android Application! The whole project and each part of it can be used as a reference to endless variety of projects (Arduino - BT, Android - Arduino, electronics hacks, remotes...)The main challenges were: Hac...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 15:42:27 PDT
Android Bluetooth RC CAR http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Bluetooth-RC-CAR/
Android Bluetooth RC CAR - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/ZGOI/HZI8OB1T/F7HZGOIHZI8OB1T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/ZGOI/HZI8OB1T/F7HZGOIHZI8OB1T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/ZGOI/HZI8OB1T/F7HZGOIHZI8OB1T.SMALL.jpg manu4371 Mon fils possède depuis pas mal de temps une voiture télécommandée (qui a coûté 10 euros) dont il a cassé la télécommande 27Mhz. . Ce projet permettra de piloter de véhicule grâce à un téléphone fonctionnant sous android 2.2 minimum sur lequel j'ai installé une application android de double joystick...
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Sun, 31 Aug 2014 03:53:56 PDT
Code generator for custom Android/Arduino menus to switch Arduino outputs on and off. Andriod/Arduino for Beginners. Absolutely No Programming Required http://www.instructables.com/id/AndriodArduino-for-Beginners-Design-Custom-Andriod/
Code generator for custom Android/Arduino menus to switch Arduino outputs on and off. Andriod/Arduino for Beginners. Absolutely No Programming Required - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/004E/HZPDZ2PG/FHU004EHZPDZ2PG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/004E/HZPDZ2PG/FHU004EHZPDZ2PG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHU/004E/HZPDZ2PG/FHU004EHZPDZ2PG.SMALL.jpg drmpf IntroductionThe first instructable shows you how to use the free pfodDesigner available on GooglePlay to design Android menus to switch Ardunio outputs on and off from your Android mobile, without you having to write any program code at all. The Fish Tank picture above shows the example designe...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 23:12:44 PDT
Universal Remote Control using Arduino, 1Sheeld and Android Mobile http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Remote-Control-using-Arduino-1Sheeld-and/
Universal Remote Control using Arduino, 1Sheeld and Android Mobile - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/4JDA/HZCIYDT8/FRW4JDAHZCIYDT8.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil This project illustrates how to control your TV, Satellite receiver and Stereo using your Android mobile instead of using there remote control.Basically, you can apply this technique for any other devices work with remote control. I was wondering to use my mobile to control all the device in the hom...
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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 11:26:35 PDT
DIY navigation device for blind people using Arduino and Android smart phone http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-navigation-device-for-blind-people-using-Ardui/
DIY navigation device for blind people using Arduino and Android smart phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/QU65/HZB3IDNQ/FBZQU65HZB3IDNQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/QU65/HZB3IDNQ/FBZQU65HZB3IDNQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBZ/QU65/HZB3IDNQ/FBZQU65HZB3IDNQ.SMALL.jpg amr wasfy In this project you can cover your eyes and let your smartphone navigate you to avoid obstacles, the application is mainly a DIY navigation device for blind people. I knew that 1Sheeld is about to launch a new text to speech shield, and so I contacted them to let me use it in this project and they ...
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Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:34:47 PDT
Arduino powered by your SmartPhone (using SERIAL ) - Part 1 - Sound and Vibration Actions http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powerd-by-your-SmartPhone-Part-1-Sound-and/
Arduino powered by your SmartPhone (using SERIAL ) - Part 1 - Sound and Vibration Actions - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IQBY/HZ5DUS2S/FSVIQBYHZ5DUS2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IQBY/HZ5DUS2S/FSVIQBYHZ5DUS2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSV/IQBY/HZ5DUS2S/FSVIQBYHZ5DUS2S.SMALL.jpg ram mere Welcome to the first part of this series.In this series we will try take out as much as we can from you smartphone ( android currently ) to your microcontroller using serial cable ( OTG cable ) .In this part we will explain how you can play some sounds/songs (any mp3 file ) as well as using vibratio...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 10:12:43 PDT
Smart Lock http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Lock/
Smart Lock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/SJ8D/HZ88RLAS/FQCSJ8DHZ88RLAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/SJ8D/HZ88RLAS/FQCSJ8DHZ88RLAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQC/SJ8D/HZ88RLAS/FQCSJ8DHZ88RLAS.SMALL.jpg xpharry As the popularity of BLE-Link, one idea of hacking the electromagnetic lock using Ble-link came into my mind, challenging me in both the aspect of hardware building and Android programming. Several applications based on Smart Phone BLE-Link have already entered into the market, most of which can be ...
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 02:04:08 PDT
Make your own activity tracker http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-own-activity-tracker/
Make your own activity tracker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/5LK3/HZ88RL5A/FNL5LK3HZ88RL5A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/5LK3/HZ88RL5A/FNL5LK3HZ88RL5A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNL/5LK3/HZ88RL5A/FNL5LK3HZ88RL5A.SMALL.jpg GodsTale RetroBand is the second result of Arduino Wearable Project that is supported by open source. I think this shouldn’t be called a ‘smart band’ since it has only simple features. Actually, it’s rather to be called an “Activity Tracker”… But the term ‘smart band’ is more familiar to me, so I just call i...
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Sun, 24 Aug 2014 21:18:02 PDT
A Universal Bluetooth Remote App http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Universal-Bluetooth-Remote-App/
A Universal Bluetooth Remote App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/8TS3/HZ6T6LX5/FA08TS3HZ6T6LX5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/8TS3/HZ6T6LX5/FA08TS3HZ6T6LX5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA0/8TS3/HZ6T6LX5/FA08TS3HZ6T6LX5.SMALL.jpg CoreTechRobotics In this Tutorial I want to show you how to control your Arduino project with an Android phone or tablet. You can already find a lot of solutions for this on the Internet but most of them don't offer the features that are needed for a more complex project. For this reason I created my own android app...
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Sat, 23 Aug 2014 04:33:20 PDT
DIY Kit for Bluetooth Motion Sensor, Arduino, BluTule. http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Kit-for-Bluetooth-Motion-Sensor-Arduino-BluTul/
DIY Kit for Bluetooth Motion Sensor, Arduino, BluTule. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/6L3D/HZ5O3JLS/FIK6L3DHZ5O3JLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/6L3D/HZ5O3JLS/FIK6L3DHZ5O3JLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIK/6L3D/HZ5O3JLS/FIK6L3DHZ5O3JLS.SMALL.jpg aso777 This is an instructable how to create a motion sensor that reacts on human/animal motion and notify you on your smartphone. It is also an instruction how to assemble your DIY kit from Blutule Kickstarter Campaign. Materials Materials required for this projectArduinoBluetooth ModuleIR Motion Senso...
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Fri, 22 Aug 2014 10:09:36 PDT
16F877a & Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/16F877a-Bluetooth/
16F877a & Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/Q74X/HZ3YEH8W/F8NQ74XHZ3YEH8W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/Q74X/HZ3YEH8W/F8NQ74XHZ3YEH8W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8N/Q74X/HZ3YEH8W/F8NQ74XHZ3YEH8W.SMALL.jpg samsungite This is my first play with the HC-05 Bluetooth device (and my first instructable !)I programmed the PIC to receive and send data @ 9600 baud as this was the default settings of the HC-05.Basically I connect to the bluetooth device and send data from my Android phone.Sent text gets displayed on the L...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 23:34:05 PDT
Setup of Google Sync Plugin for KeePass v.2.x http://www.instructables.com/id/Setup-of-Google-Sync-Plugin-for-KeePass-v2x/
Setup of Google Sync Plugin for KeePass v.2.x - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6FRL/HZ3YCGHO/FK86FRLHZ3YCGHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6FRL/HZ3YCGHO/FK86FRLHZ3YCGHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK8/6FRL/HZ3YCGHO/FK86FRLHZ3YCGHO.SMALL.jpg neumanngregor Q: Why a password manager ?A: Look at the upper image, if you got not a passwords like dKeDjupfS22ykVSyzAmo and you can memorize them for each site you use then you are a easy target for some script kid that dreams to be a hacker.Q: Why KeePass and not RoboForm or RoboForm2Go or software XYZ?A:It's...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 13:02:10 PDT
Hacking my RC Car using Arduino and Android Smart Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Hacking-my-RC-Car-using-Arduino-and-Android-Smart-/
Hacking my RC Car using Arduino and Android Smart Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZI17/HZ3YAUUM/FJHZI17HZ3YAUUM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZI17/HZ3YAUUM/FJHZI17HZ3YAUUM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJH/ZI17/HZ3YAUUM/FJHZI17HZ3YAUUM.SMALL.jpg ahmicmahmoud Have an old toy car? I hacked mine using Arduino and an H bridge circuit to control the motors, used my Sony Z1 Android phone to control it with the recent 1Sheeld I got from Kickstarter. I thought to use the Gyroscope sensor in to drive it but after experimenting, I used the gravity sensor instead,...
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Thu, 21 Aug 2014 07:55:09 PDT
Android Joypad http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Joypad/
Android Joypad - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/32K0/HZ3YB7G4/F6732K0HZ3YB7G4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/32K0/HZ3YB7G4/F6732K0HZ3YB7G4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/32K0/HZ3YB7G4/F6732K0HZ3YB7G4.SMALL.jpg thiagoalvarenga88 - Old DualShock Controller (generic) - GPS Holder, like this:http://www.dx.com/p/wf-319-1-multi-functional-360-... - OTG cable- Android - Root + USB/BT Joy Center APP- emulators and roms Broke right stick Fitting of GPS holder
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Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:54:33 PDT
GamePad using Android mobile sensors and Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/GamePad-using-Android-mobile-sensors-and-Arduino/
GamePad using Android mobile sensors and Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/2Q5V/HZ13E8WZ/FTU2Q5VHZ13E8WZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/2Q5V/HZ13E8WZ/FTU2Q5VHZ13E8WZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTU/2Q5V/HZ13E8WZ/FTU2Q5VHZ13E8WZ.SMALL.jpg ashraf nabil Today, I will introduce to you how to use your Android mobile or tablet to play computer games using the sensors of the mobile and buttons.Actually, I always dreamed to play some mobile games as Asphalt, using a much bigger screen than the mobile or tablet screen.The idea of playing games using the ...
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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 07:17:10 PDT
Camera Surveillance Controller System http://www.instructables.com/id/Camera-Surveillance-Controller-System-1/
Camera Surveillance Controller System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/A88J/HYPNVE27/FJ4A88JHYPNVE27.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/A88J/HYPNVE27/FJ4A88JHYPNVE27.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ4/A88J/HYPNVE27/FJ4A88JHYPNVE27.SMALL.jpg faziefazie In this Instructables I will show you how to turn your static IP Camera into moving IP Camera, you can control the movement of the camera and live video streaming at once from your Android. Actually this project was my final year project for college, this project was seriously complicated in a wh...
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Mon, 11 Aug 2014 07:55:19 PDT
$15 Bluetooth with Python/Android http://www.instructables.com/id/15-RFDuino-Bluetooth-LE-with-Python-or-Android/
$15 Bluetooth with Python/Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/0MLC/HYL0NZCB/F1N0MLCHYL0NZCB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/0MLC/HYL0NZCB/F1N0MLCHYL0NZCB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1N/0MLC/HYL0NZCB/F1N0MLCHYL0NZCB.SMALL.jpg FabricateIO Bluetooth Low Energy is fantastic for wireless communication between devices - unfortunately, the documentation is less than fantastic. We're here to fix that!We will be working with RFduino, a cheap microcontroller ($15 ea.) that includes a built-in BLE module. The RFduino works with Arduino sketch...
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Wed, 6 Aug 2014 11:06:46 PDT
DIY Android Home Automation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Android-Home-Automation-Box/
DIY Android Home Automation Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/7M0Y/HYFNRPMA/FAH7M0YHYFNRPMA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/7M0Y/HYFNRPMA/FAH7M0YHYFNRPMA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/7M0Y/HYFNRPMA/FAH7M0YHYFNRPMA.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Here's a little show and tell of my Android controlled home automation box. It's a small extension box that's controlled by an Android smartphone. You can turn the individual outlets on by tapping a button from the app or use the speech recognition app, found from my previous tutorial. I've teamed u...
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Mon, 4 Aug 2014 08:47:24 PDT
DIY USB Android Charger http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-USB-Android-Charger/
DIY USB Android Charger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/9YWG/HYC6AJ40/FL99YWGHYC6AJ40.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/9YWG/HYC6AJ40/FL99YWGHYC6AJ40.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FL9/9YWG/HYC6AJ40/FL99YWGHYC6AJ40.SMALL.jpg shahbazali4u This Nokia charger was lying around in my junk as the wire had snapped from the middle but I figured the charger was working.I opened it up and with the help of some hot knife I melted the plastic of the casing to make a notch for the (Female usb connector) and glued it firmly.I soldered the wires ...
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Sun, 3 Aug 2014 00:13:39 PDT
Go Geocaching For Free http://www.instructables.com/id/Go-Geocaching-For-Free/
Go Geocaching For Free - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/YT4J/HYC6CWSU/FTVYT4JHYC6CWSU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/YT4J/HYC6CWSU/FTVYT4JHYC6CWSU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTV/YT4J/HYC6CWSU/FTVYT4JHYC6CWSU.SMALL.jpg carfin33 Geocaching is a great activity however it can be expensive if you don't have a GPS Unit. However if you have an Android Device with GPS Enabled, then you can't go Caching for nothing! This is a tutorial to finding your first Cache with C:GEO, a really good Android App. I am in no way related to the ...
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Sat, 2 Aug 2014 17:24:14 PDT
Smartphone Arduino RBL BLE Shield RGB Led Light Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Smartphone-Arduino-RBL-BLE-Shield-RGB-Led-Light-Co/
Smartphone Arduino RBL BLE Shield RGB Led Light Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/KWEV/HY8IKN9Z/FW3KWEVHY8IKN9Z.SMALL.jpg Arduinonator This is a project I have been thinking of for a while. I wanted to have some rgb led lights on my boat remotely controlled by my Iphone. This is an intermediate project since we will be needing to solder, which can be hard without a got iron. This project will work with many other controllers and sh...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:13:12 PDT
SmartMesh - Arduino and Android Controlled Pneumatic Facade http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Powered-Autonomous-Pneumatic-Facade/
SmartMesh - Arduino and Android Controlled Pneumatic Facade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/B5AW/HY9Y2B8T/FX8B5AWHY9Y2B8T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/B5AW/HY9Y2B8T/FX8B5AWHY9Y2B8T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX8/B5AW/HY9Y2B8T/FX8B5AWHY9Y2B8T.SMALL.jpg ctfreak This project was part of Multimodal Media Madness 2014, hosted by the chair for Computer Aided Architectural Design (CAAD) and the Media Computing Group of RWTH Aachen University. For more Smart Skins, please check this page: http://hci.rwth-aachen.de/m3_ss14During this project, the students were a...
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Wed, 30 Jul 2014 03:27:52 PDT
Fan Control Remote App http://www.instructables.com/id/Fan-Control-Remote-App/
Fan Control Remote App - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/86MI/HY4KSLM2/F6V86MIHY4KSLM2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/86MI/HY4KSLM2/F6V86MIHY4KSLM2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6V/86MI/HY4KSLM2/F6V86MIHY4KSLM2.SMALL.jpg CarlosA1 This is an android app that I did to control my fan. Kept loosing the controller for it, so I thought of making an app since I almost never loose my phone. The following steps could be use to control anything from your phone that has a IR receiver, like your TV. Materials Required 1. Oscilloscope...
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Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:37:41 PDT
Use your smart phone to control your table lamp! (Arduino + Android Bluetooth Home Automation, updated!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-smart-phone-to-control-your-table-lamp-Ar/
Use your smart phone to control your table lamp! (Arduino + Android Bluetooth Home Automation, updated!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/13AY/HY3Z02AN/FOK13AYHY3Z02AN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/13AY/HY3Z02AN/FOK13AYHY3Z02AN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOK/13AY/HY3Z02AN/FOK13AYHY3Z02AN.SMALL.jpg rshang Updated 31/07/2014: a little bit change on the App, I delete my name and add the word Imagine so it doesn't look that private, and I want you be creative and build some cool stuff belongs to yourself :) Plus when you shake your device it will sing a mono song: Welcome to use this app! I also add mor...
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Sun, 27 Jul 2014 01:53:13 PDT
Control your Tyco RC car with your Smartphone! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-Tyco-RC-car-with-your-Smartphone/
Control your Tyco RC car with your Smartphone! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ4/Q2SL/HY12ETQ2/FZ4Q2SLHY12ETQ2.SMALL.jpg Jackluz Hello everyone! After one or two years that I follow all your projects, I decided to start to publish my own. To begin with I want to show a simple modification that I made some time ago on a RC car, making it controllable from a smartphone (Android).The application I created with MIT App Inventor ...
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Fri, 25 Jul 2014 05:48:06 PDT
Android Zombiebot http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Zombiebot/
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Wed, 23 Jul 2014 15:26:07 PDT
CellC Usage widget for Android http://www.instructables.com/id/CellC-Usage-widget-for-Android/
CellC Usage widget for Android - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/BK53/HXVPW1G5/FWTBK53HXVPW1G5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/BK53/HXVPW1G5/FWTBK53HXVPW1G5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWT/BK53/HXVPW1G5/FWTBK53HXVPW1G5.SMALL.jpg Jim Sher I've created this instructable specifically for CellC (cellphone network) users in South Africa. Even if you are not on CellC or even in South Africa, you can still benefit from this if you get an SMS with your totals/available time/etc.The reason for this is that there is no widget that displays th...
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 04:55:12 PDT
Scary trick using Arduino-LDR-BlueAct app http://www.instructables.com/id/Scary-trick-using-Arduino-LDR-BlueAct-app/
Scary trick using Arduino-LDR-BlueAct app - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2LTR/HXRZIEN8/FHL2LTRHXRZIEN8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2LTR/HXRZIEN8/FHL2LTRHXRZIEN8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/2LTR/HXRZIEN8/FHL2LTRHXRZIEN8.SMALL.jpg maysaraabdullah With a small funny trick start joking with your friends at bored nights & make many tricks using a thing that we all have which is smartphones or tablets ... here i found an app on PlayStore that can help in these tricks and here is a tutorial for the app ...An app that play/stop any sound track on...
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Fri, 18 Jul 2014 17:38:04 PDT
Terminator T-2000 Action figure http://www.instructables.com/id/Terminator-T-2000-Action-figure/
Terminator T-2000 Action figure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/2MYS/HXLMKTT5/FYX2MYSHXLMKTT5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/2MYS/HXLMKTT5/FYX2MYSHXLMKTT5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYX/2MYS/HXLMKTT5/FYX2MYSHXLMKTT5.SMALL.jpg S0uraV_DAS Are you a terminator/sci-fi fan? Well, I am. An advanced robot(android) from a different time is sent back to our time to save someone ~that is the one-line summary of the terminator series. Now isn't that cool?You may have that fantasy where the same thing happens to you!(who knows whats gonna hap...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 10:31:30 PDT
Arduino + JY-MCU Module + Bluetooth Android Application http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-JY-MCU-Module-Bluetooth-Android-Applicatio/
Arduino + JY-MCU Module + Bluetooth Android Application - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQJ/O9MT/HXMKOLYZ/FQJO9MTHXMKOLYZ.SMALL.jpg aso777 This is a simple instructable how to create a working link between Android and Arduino via JY-MCU Module. By the end of this instructable you will be able to control LED with Android Application. Materials You will need:Arduino (any version is good, I used nano).JY-MCU Module (Purchased on dx.com...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 06:43:32 PDT
Bluetooth LE Go-Anywhere Sensor Pack http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-LE-Go-Anywhere-Sensor-Pack/
Bluetooth LE Go-Anywhere Sensor Pack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/YB4D/HXLMJ6M7/FZZYB4DHXLMJ6M7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/YB4D/HXLMJ6M7/FZZYB4DHXLMJ6M7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZZ/YB4D/HXLMJ6M7/FZZYB4DHXLMJ6M7.SMALL.jpg intensePancake IntroductionIn recent years, portable sensor devices have gained a lot of popularity due to their ability to give you instant, accurate information about your local environment. Some of these devices include the Sensordrone, Smart Citizen, and the Storm Tag. These devices combine portability and a...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 23:21:29 PDT
iOS-Controlled Arduino waveform generator http://www.instructables.com/id/iOS-Controlled-Arduino-waveform-generator/
iOS-Controlled Arduino waveform generator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNU/3FNL/HXHRL9OO/FNU3FNLHXHRL9OO.SMALL.jpg Annikken This waveform generator is based on the work by Amanda Ghassaei. Waveform generators (or function generators) are used for testing and debugging circuits. e.g. frequency response of op amp or sensors. This waveform generator is powered by Arduino with Annikken Andee shield - a device that lets users...
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Mon, 14 Jul 2014 00:26:13 PDT
How To Remove Camera Lens From Old Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Remove-Camera-Lens-From-Old-Phone/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 18:28:08 PDT
Arduino Home Automation (Bluetooth) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Home-Automation-Bluetooth/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 12:11:54 PDT
How To Make An Instructable (IOS) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-An-Instructable-IOS/
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Thu, 10 Jul 2014 15:37:46 PDT
How to increse speaker volume on android smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-increse-speaker-volume-on-android-smartphon/
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 10:10:49 PDT
My Fourth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Fourth-Project-Smart-Tank-Chassis-with-Bluetoot/
My Fourth Project: Smart Tank Chassis with Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/582Q/HXDP5SMZ/F7O582QHXDP5SMZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/582Q/HXDP5SMZ/F7O582QHXDP5SMZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7O/582Q/HXDP5SMZ/F7O582QHXDP5SMZ.SMALL.jpg Rookie P It is far better if the tank can move according to my instruction at instant rather than the directions set before. After some researches I plan to control the tank with my mobile phone via Bluetooth module. Parts Bluetooth moduleSmart Tank, or hereArduino UNOSmall BreadboardBattery Box AA x 4Bat...
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Wed, 9 Jul 2014 01:20:10 PDT
How To Restore Custom ROMs http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Install-Roms-On-Android-Device/
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Mon, 7 Jul 2014 07:52:30 PDT
How to Transfer Outlook Contacts to Android http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Transfer-Outlook-Contacts-to-Android/
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 02:45:32 PDT
Easy One-click Jailbreak iOS 7 http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-One-click-Jailbreak-iOS-7/
Easy One-click Jailbreak iOS 7 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/PI1L/HX7OZBTF/FYMPI1LHX7OZBTF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/PI1L/HX7OZBTF/FYMPI1LHX7OZBTF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYM/PI1L/HX7OZBTF/FYMPI1LHX7OZBTF.SMALL.jpg adamtanner001 This is an extremely easy jailbreak for iPhone, iPod and iPad. This works on windows and mac, and will take roughly 20 minutes. Download Evasi0n 7 Search "evasi0n 7 jailbreak iOS 7" in google. Visit the "official website of the evaders". Click Windows, or Mac, depending on your system. This will ...
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Fri, 4 Jul 2014 15:35:41 PDT
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) http://www.instructables.com/id/R-Pi-control-Android-iPhone-via-OSC/
DIY iPhone controller for Raspberry-Pi (OSC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/HMYR/HXCCLU1U/FJJHMYRHXCCLU1U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/HMYR/HXCCLU1U/FJJHMYRHXCCLU1U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/HMYR/HXCCLU1U/FJJHMYRHXCCLU1U.SMALL.jpg Greg0reo To start off this project I would like to explain how all this will work. We will be using a form of communication called OSC (Open Sound Control) and an app called "TouchOSC" which is available on the Google Play and Apple app store, along with pyOSC. What we will do is the following:- Create a sui...
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Tue, 1 Jul 2014 18:04:26 PDT
Annikken Andee Soccer Robots http://www.instructables.com/id/Annikken-Andee-Soccer-Robots/
Annikken Andee Soccer Robots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/WRDS/HX1WCO9S/FN0WRDSHX1WCO9S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/WRDS/HX1WCO9S/FN0WRDSHX1WCO9S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/WRDS/HX1WCO9S/FN0WRDSHX1WCO9S.SMALL.jpg Annikken Annikken wanted to get in the mood for the World Cup and the best way is to ask our interns to create robot teams. Using Annikken Andee and their mobile devices , it was easy to control their dribbling and scoring! We gave them each the same tools so as to be fair to all, Magician Chassis - DG007 wa...
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Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:52:07 PDT
Arduino playing game don't step on the white block" http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-playing-game-Dontt-step-on-the-white-block/
Arduino playing game don't step on the white block" - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/LV8U/HWZ9V61A/FTKLV8UHWZ9V61A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/LV8U/HWZ9V61A/FTKLV8UHWZ9V61A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTK/LV8U/HWZ9V61A/FTKLV8UHWZ9V61A.SMALL.jpg ivver Hi everyone! In this tutorial I'll show you my quick-made robot which can play game on phone. I was doing this for school just for demonstration, this project still needs upgrades in program and hardware, it has some glitches, on example, the program do not recognize when two boxes come in a row, I ...
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Sun, 29 Jun 2014 16:35:35 PDT
Hack your Android phone (or Tablet) http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-your-Android-phone/
Hack your Android phone (or Tablet) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/529L/HWVAWB5S/FPG529LHWVAWB5S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/529L/HWVAWB5S/FPG529LHWVAWB5S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPG/529L/HWVAWB5S/FPG529LHWVAWB5S.SMALL.jpg Silent Ninja Bunny So you bought or have an Android phone (or Tablet), and it's pretty great, you can talk (on some Tablets too), text, surf the web, send e-mail, you tube, man you can even Skype on some of them. Did you happen to notice all of those apps that came with it? You know, the ones you never use but you can...
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Tue, 24 Jun 2014 16:33:18 PDT