Instructables: exploring - technology - bluetooth - featured http://www.instructables.com Mon, 6 Jul 2015 00:46:35 PDT BLOX v1.01 Bluetooth Controlled Rainbow Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Controlled-Recycled-Rainbow-Lamp/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 00:31:35 PDT
cheap and easy Bluetooth ammo can speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/cheap-and-easy-Bluetooth-ammo-can-speakers/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:23:27 PDT
How to make a Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Bluetooth-Speaker/
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Mon, 8 Jun 2015 07:25:21 PDT
Arduino Android Bluetooth Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Android-Bluetooth-Car/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 10:06:37 PDT
Raspberry Pi Bluetooth+Airplay Audio Receiver combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-BluetoothAirplay-Audio-Receiver-combo/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 13:46:01 PDT
How to build an electric Longboard with phone control http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-build-an-electric-Longboard-with-phone-cont/
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 02:47:59 PDT
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Controlled-Robot-Rover-With-Live-Str/
DIY Bluetooth Controlled Robot (Rover) With Live Stream Video!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/XU2R/IAF6R2AV/F0TXU2RIAF6R2AV.SMALL.jpg Mahmoud Alaa WARNING: THIS INSTRUCTABLE CONTAINS A SUPER AWESOME CONTENT SO BE AWARE. Did you ever wanted to make super awesome robot or rover controlled wirelessly with your mobile device?! Did you ever wanted to make something look a like mars rover or something?!Did you ever wanted a spy robot?!If your answ...
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Tue, 2 Jun 2015 05:23:40 PDT
Chappie- Self-Balancing Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Chappie-Self-Balancing-Robot/
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Wed, 27 May 2015 01:52:57 PDT
Bluetooth RC Van http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-RC-Van/
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Tue, 26 May 2015 14:00:14 PDT
Portable Bluetooth Boomcase http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Boomcase/
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Mon, 25 May 2015 05:29:37 PDT
HealthBand: A Remotely Monitored Health Status Bracelet http://www.instructables.com/id/HealthBand/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 17:40:36 PDT
How to control an arduino car via Bluetooth (for beginners) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-control-an-arduino-car-via-Bluetooth-for-be/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 16:58:58 PDT
Accelerometer bluetooth controlled Mini Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Accelerometer-bluetooth-controlled-Mini-Car/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 07:20:21 PDT
Insane Ammo Can Speaker Build: The MOAB http://www.instructables.com/id/Insane-Ammo-Can-Speaker-Build-The-MOAB/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 17:11:53 PDT
BallerStats http://www.instructables.com/id/BallerStats/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 10:26:44 PDT
App and timer controlled automatic blinds http://www.instructables.com/id/App-and-timer-controlled-automatic-blinds/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 06:31:41 PDT
Fix Your Overheating Laptop! (And keep it looking nice) http://www.instructables.com/id/Fix-Your-Overheating-Laptop-And-keep-it-looking-ni/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 19:24:54 PDT
Laptop Controlled Robot v2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Laptop-Controlled-Robot-v20/
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Sun, 17 May 2015 10:52:45 PDT
Arduino Tutorials (part 3 - 17 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Tutorials-part-3-17-Tutorial-Pack/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 13:39:19 PDT
Add a speaker to your bluetooth speaker. http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetoothify-any-Speaker-for-cheap/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 16:26:07 PDT
The Speakerboxxx - Hi-Fi BT Boombox From Scratch! http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Speakerboxxx-Hi-Fi-BT-Boombox-From-Scratch/
The Speakerboxxx - Hi-Fi BT Boombox From Scratch! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/8UOH/I9NDXBZ6/F0X8UOHI9NDXBZ6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/8UOH/I9NDXBZ6/F0X8UOHI9NDXBZ6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0X/8UOH/I9NDXBZ6/F0X8UOHI9NDXBZ6.SMALL.jpg jneong I know what you're probably thinking, "Not another bluetooth speaker Instructable!" BUT THIS IS TRUE HI-FI!**and not in the heavily abused, arbitrarily applied use of the term! Read on to see how :) Goals & Design Requirements GoalsI love music. When you truly love music, you care about hearing i...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 21:49:59 PDT
Hack and upgrade your stereo system with a bluetooth module http://www.instructables.com/id/Hack-and-upgrade-your-stereo-system/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 22:53:53 PDT
Wireless Arduino Oscilloscope http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Arduino-Oscilloscope/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 08:12:17 PDT
Control relays with a custom Android app!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-relays-with-a-custom-Android-app/
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 14:48:10 PDT
Build a Fun Installation and Help Create the Theme Park of Everyday http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Fun-Installation-and-Help-Create-the-Theme/
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Tue, 28 Apr 2015 17:13:00 PDT
Add Simple Bluetooth to Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Simple-Bluetooth-to-Arduino/
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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 17:31:33 PDT
Add Bluetooth to any dock, stereo, speaker. http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Bluetooth-to-any-dock-stereo-speaker/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 04:35:25 PDT
Alarm Clock with Infrared and Bluetooth Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Alarm-Clock-with-Infrared-and-Bluetooth-Speakers/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 12:17:44 PDT
Portable Bluetooth Speaker 2x3W Finished ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Bluetooth-Speaker-2x3W-Finished-/
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 05:07:02 PDT
Smart Thermostat http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Thermostat/
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Wed, 1 Apr 2015 21:48:34 PDT
RC car hack - bluetooth controlled via Android app http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-car-hack-bluetooth-controlled-via-Android-app/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:07:31 PDT
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Mini-AMPLFY-Bluetooth-SolarPowered-Iphone-Char/
DIY Mini AMPLFY Bluetooth, SolarPowered, Iphone Charging Speakers! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F30/KO76/I7MXQHKX/F30KO76I7MXQHKX.SMALL.jpg Baclair The Speakers that have it all!Today, I will be going through how to make your very own mini AMPLFY portable Bluetooth Speaker from Scratch!!This is the most powerful, convenient and best-looking speaker I have made to date and now you can make it too!This speaker is IDEAL for taking to the beach or ...
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Fri, 27 Mar 2015 02:12:31 PDT
Smart power socket control from your smartphone via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-power-socket-control-from-your-smartphone-vi/
Smart power socket control from your smartphone via Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/IWUT/I7Q0VUT4/FSFIWUTI7Q0VUT4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/IWUT/I7Q0VUT4/FSFIWUTI7Q0VUT4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSF/IWUT/I7Q0VUT4/FSFIWUTI7Q0VUT4.SMALL.jpg shevauto Smart power socket via Arduino, what could be easier. This power socket controll via Bluetooth, smartphone or tablet used. To implement the project, we used the following components:- Arduino UNO or compatible board.- Relay module 2 channels with 5V.- AC-DC power supply miniature 12V, 0.15A.- Bl...
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:34:10 PDT
Social Bug: bluetooth dancing robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Social-Bug-bluetooth-dancing-robot/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 10:35:54 PDT
Motor Driver Using 555 Timer IC http://www.instructables.com/id/Motor-Driver-Using-555-Timer-IC/
Motor Driver Using 555 Timer IC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/CPP0/I78VJERT/FIJCPP0I78VJERT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/CPP0/I78VJERT/FIJCPP0I78VJERT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIJ/CPP0/I78VJERT/FIJCPP0I78VJERT.SMALL.jpg chienline I am living in a small town, 60 miles away from province capital city. It is impossible for me to get a motor driver to start a robot or RC project. Even if I wanted to build my own motor driver, it is hard to find the chips such as L298 Dual H-Bridge. What about online shop? In many cases, the ship...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 05:22:35 PDT
Android Controlled Arduino Bluetooth Panzer http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Arduino-Bluetooth-Panzer/
Android Controlled Arduino Bluetooth Panzer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/C37L/I735RSTT/FVTC37LI735RSTT.SMALL.jpg chienline Remote Control cars are fun to drive around the room or wandering the house. What could be more fun of it? When you have the visibility as if you are riding in it. A wireless IP camera is the answer. Or let's say you have CCTV cameras around the house or office but there are some blind spots, then t...
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 05:03:06 PDT
Easy bluetooth controlled scrolling text http://www.instructables.com/id/Easy-bluetooth-controlled-scrolling-text/
Easy bluetooth controlled scrolling text - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/9DPV/I6ZTF9XX/FV89DPVI6ZTF9XX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/9DPV/I6ZTF9XX/FV89DPVI6ZTF9XX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/9DPV/I6ZTF9XX/FV89DPVI6ZTF9XX.SMALL.jpg Yoruk Hi all, In this Instructable, I'll show you how to create a simple scrolling text, using led matrix modules. These modules are cheap and easy to use. And, to make this project more fun, a bluetooth feature was added : you will be able to send a message to the system using a mobile phone !I'll show y...
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Sun, 8 Mar 2015 12:59:11 PDT
Cheap Bluetooth Stereo System http://www.instructables.com/id/Cheap-Bluetooth-Stereo-System/
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Thu, 5 Mar 2015 10:56:47 PST
Airplay Hifi tower speakers + Subwoofer http://www.instructables.com/id/Airplay-Hifi-tower-speakers-Subwoofer/
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Thu, 19 Feb 2015 05:04:06 PST
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino RGB led strip http://www.instructables.com/id/ArduDroid-A-Simple-2-Way-Bluetooth-based-Android-C/
ArduDroid: A Simple 2-Way Bluetooth-based Android Controller for Arduino RGB led strip - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOX/3L4P/I63F2JIB/FOX3L4PI63F2JIB.SMALL.jpg ironheartbj18 INTRODUCTIONGET IT ON google PLAY "ardudroid" appARDUDROID (formerly Andruino) is a simple Android app to help you control the pins of your Arduino Uno (or clone) from your Android phone wirelessly. It's both an Android app and an Arduino program. ArduDroid employs a simple Android user interface to...
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Sun, 15 Feb 2015 01:11:56 PST
Ammo Box Waterproof Stereo http://www.instructables.com/id/Ammo-Box-Waterproof-Radio/
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Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:59:51 PST
Portable Boombox / Cooler http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Boombox-Cooler/
Portable Boombox / Cooler - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/YFA5/I63EYBFY/FQGYFA5I63EYBFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/YFA5/I63EYBFY/FQGYFA5I63EYBFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQG/YFA5/I63EYBFY/FQGYFA5I63EYBFY.SMALL.jpg BryantM This an instructable of a project I just finished in preparation for summer weather. I have taken inspiration from the "Coolest Cooler" and other cooler / bluetooth combos on the market. For my taste, I decided to aim for higher overall sound quality for my rolling party instead of other thrills a...
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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 17:05:53 PST
Wooden Rubik's Cube Bluetooth Headphones http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-Rubiks-Cube-Bluetooth-Headphones/
Wooden Rubik's Cube Bluetooth Headphones - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/Y7LP/I52CWTUQ/FIGY7LPI52CWTUQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/Y7LP/I52CWTUQ/FIGY7LPI52CWTUQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIG/Y7LP/I52CWTUQ/FIGY7LPI52CWTUQ.SMALL.jpg DIYgiveaways Ever wonder about making your own pair of custom headphones? How about a pair of custom Bluetooth headphones? Well, it’s time to cut the cords and roam about your room while you rock these awesome headphones! In this Instructable, you’ll learn how to make a set of wooden Rubik’s cube Bluetooth headp...
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 19:47:17 PST
Add Bluetooth To Any Powered Amp for $8 http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-Bluetooth-To-Any-Powered-Amp-for-8/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 09:02:03 PST
NES bluetooth controller. http://www.instructables.com/id/NES-bluetooth-controller-1/
NES bluetooth controller. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/1M4P/I4VQ9CP1/FO41M4PI4VQ9CP1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/1M4P/I4VQ9CP1/FO41M4PI4VQ9CP1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO4/1M4P/I4VQ9CP1/FO41M4PI4VQ9CP1.SMALL.jpg pthrizzle I based this tutorial on Jlang9's tutorial, though there are maybe others out there.Adafruit do a tutorial too, but it deals with the SNES controller, so it's not 100% useful.Parts you'll need.NES controller Sacrificial USB Cable to be cut up for the charger. Fine wire. I used some spare hookup wir...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 09:21:17 PST
Monitor Soundbar to Bluetooth Upcycle! http://www.instructables.com/id/Monitor-Soundbar-to-Bluetooth-Upcycle/
Monitor Soundbar to Bluetooth Upcycle! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/D7XP/I4VQ4V7H/FGAD7XPI4VQ4V7H.SMALL.jpg fiveseven808 After seeing the Bose SoundLink Mini and pricing out similar competitors, I figured i could accomplish what I needed with some junk lying around! This ible will give you the general steps to create a Bluetooth sound bar from parts you may have lying around the house! Ingredients You'll need a sou...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:46:31 PST
DIY Laptop Controlled Robot v1.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Laptop-Controlled-Robot/
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Mon, 12 Jan 2015 07:44:22 PST
AmmoCan Boombox http://www.instructables.com/id/AmmoCan-Boombox/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 19:02:05 PST
Make an H Quadcopter with 3D printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-H-Quadcopter-with-3D-printing/
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Mon, 22 Dec 2014 17:33:08 PST
DIY Bluetooth Headphones [Sony MDR-V6 wireless mod] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Headphones-Sony-MDR-V6-wireless-mod/
DIY Bluetooth Headphones [Sony MDR-V6 wireless mod] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6F/7CDM/I3THJWIW/F6F7CDMI3THJWIW.SMALL.jpg griffinity Go wireless with DIY bluetooth headphones.PARTS NEEDEDSony MDR-V6 headphones (or whatever headphones you got): http://amzn.com/B00001WRSJ?tag=griffhammo-20Jumbl Bluetooth receiver: http://amzn.com/B00HJBBBL0?tag=griffhammo-20RadioShack 1/8” stereo jack: https://www.radioshack.com/1-8-stereo-in-line-...
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Sat, 20 Dec 2014 08:24:27 PST