Instructables: exploring - technology - bluetooth http://www.instructables.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 07:57:19 PDT BLOX v1.01 Fast, cheap, easy and UGLY portable boombox! http://www.instructables.com/id/Fast-cheap-easy-and-UGLY-portable-boombox/
Fast, cheap, easy and UGLY portable boombox! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BJR2/HTZY42PH/FXXBJR2HTZY42PH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BJR2/HTZY42PH/FXXBJR2HTZY42PH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXX/BJR2/HTZY42PH/FXXBJR2HTZY42PH.SMALL.jpg xanda2260 Bluetooth capable, battery powered sound system that takes less than an hour to build! Be gentle, this is my first instructable! Pick your head unit Ok, you need something to play your tunes. My idea was simple, use a car stereo (head unit) to provide audio inputs and amplifier. I picked up my ...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 12:30:17 PDT
Lo-Fi Telescope pointer http://www.instructables.com/id/Lo-Fi-Telescope-pointer/
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Sat, 12 Apr 2014 01:22:21 PDT
3D Printed Portable Bluetooth Stereo Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Portable-Bluetooth-Stereo-Speaker/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/9F9Q/HTUV8KX8/FYO9F9QHTUV8KX8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/9F9Q/HTUV8KX8/FYO9F9QHTUV8KX8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/9F9Q/HTUV8KX8/FYO9F9QHTUV8KX8.SMALL.jpg project3dprint Visit www.project3dprint.com to download the STL files for you to print at home, order the electronics kit and then watch the instructional video on how to assemble it all together!  The electronic kit cost is $32.53 USD* Why pay $80 to $100 bucks for a Bluetooth stereo speaker when you can pri...
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Wed, 9 Apr 2014 02:57:06 PDT
Bluetooth USB Module Mini for pcDuino http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-USB-Module-Mini-for-pcDuino/
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Tue, 25 Mar 2014 01:52:34 PDT
Availability Indicator http://www.instructables.com/id/Availability-Indicator/
Availability Indicator - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/A76S/HT3E08N1/F7RA76SHT3E08N1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/A76S/HT3E08N1/F7RA76SHT3E08N1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7R/A76S/HT3E08N1/F7RA76SHT3E08N1.SMALL.jpg wistof Since i work at my home office, my wife asked me a way to quickly know if i'm available or not. So i built a small availability indicator, controlled remotly by Bluetooth. For this, i used : Teensy v2 a HC-05 (Linvor) bluetooth module a servo motor some wires a piece of wo...
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Mon, 24 Mar 2014 03:33:37 PDT
Method and apparatus for mass-synchronizing clocks http://www.instructables.com/id/Method-and-apparatus-for-mass-synchronizing-clocks/
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Sun, 16 Mar 2014 11:21:07 PDT
Bike Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bike-Bluetooth-Speaker/
Bike Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/5ISX/HSJAPJE8/F7E5ISXHSJAPJE8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/5ISX/HSJAPJE8/F7E5ISXHSJAPJE8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/5ISX/HSJAPJE8/F7E5ISXHSJAPJE8.SMALL.jpg jrwilliams For quite some time I've wanted to build a portable speaker I could carry in my bike's water bottle cage.  I've also wanted to build a bluetooth speaker--that is, I wanted to see if I could hack a cheap, crappy-sounding bluetooth speaker & turn it into a decent-sounding portable speaker.  It has tak...
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 18:21:35 PST
DIY Tough Bluetooth Boombox (Lasts 20hrs!) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tough-Bluetooth-Speaker/
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Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:16:07 PST
Android controlled power strip http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-controlled-power-strip/
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Sat, 15 Feb 2014 17:41:21 PST
Bluetooth car audio cassete when no jack in your car stereo ! http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-car-audio-cassete-when-no-jack-in-your-c/
Bluetooth car audio cassete when no jack in your car stereo ! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/QV88/HRI97BRD/F42QV88HRI97BRD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/QV88/HRI97BRD/F42QV88HRI97BRD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/QV88/HRI97BRD/F42QV88HRI97BRD.SMALL.jpg werk13 Problem: Build in car audio system without audio jack output. Solution: Audio Compact Cassette with integrated A2DP bluetooth to listen music directly from your phone. Future steps - build in bluetooth with hands-free function (to receive and answer calls) - build in Micro sd slot in cassette Co...
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Thu, 13 Feb 2014 12:34:53 PST
Creating a Bluetooth wireless scrollwheel http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Bluetooth-wireless-scrollwheel/
Creating a Bluetooth wireless scrollwheel - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/JPB7/HRCK4EOA/FR4JPB7HRCK4EOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/JPB7/HRCK4EOA/FR4JPB7HRCK4EOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR4/JPB7/HRCK4EOA/FR4JPB7HRCK4EOA.SMALL.jpg rmd6502 I find it difficult to use those builtin mousewheel scrollers, and even the two-finger scroll gesture can be inconvenient at times.  After discovering the Bluefruit EZ-Key and seeing the USB Volume knob project, I knew what I had to do. After liberating a rotary encoder and weighted knob from an ol...
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Sun, 9 Feb 2014 17:47:01 PST
Arduino powered bluetooth remote relay switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-powered-bluetooth-remote-relay-switch/
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Sat, 8 Feb 2014 13:54:56 PST
DIY Multipurpose Robot (Sumobot, Spybot, Mazebot, Bluetooth...) http://www.instructables.com/id/Multipurpose-Robot-sumo-line-follower-etc/
DIY Multipurpose Robot (Sumobot, Spybot, Mazebot, Bluetooth...) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/6GFT/HRCK084P/F756GFTHRCK084P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/6GFT/HRCK084P/F756GFTHRCK084P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/6GFT/HRCK084P/F756GFTHRCK084P.SMALL.jpg treyes4 My first guide in instructables :D, This week I built a 15x18 cm (expandable) prototype robot for the next robotics competition here in the Philippines. Quadcopters, Hovercrafts, Drones, Helicopter, you name it, they are getting much more common these days. So I thought of building something new ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 07:20:51 PST
Bluetooth Audio for Your Car http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-for-Your-Car-1/
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Wed, 5 Feb 2014 21:34:46 PST
Arduino bot Android remote control II http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-bot-Android-remote-control-II/
Arduino bot Android remote control II - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH1/59UD/HR0ARYDW/FH159UDHR0ARYDW.SMALL.jpg braserito66 When I bought my Complubot one year ago, I didn't thought how fun I could be, I've practice with follow line vehicle, brush car, but when I read I read the article on instructables related to bluethooth rc, I began to think it would be fun to mix, android and arduino programs. First I thought to ord...
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 13:28:01 PST
HACK YOUR OWN BLUETOOTH HEADSET FOR CHEAP http://www.instructables.com/id/HACK-YOUR-OWN-BLUETOOTH-HEADSET-FOR-CHEAP/
HACK YOUR OWN BLUETOOTH HEADSET FOR CHEAP - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/QZGK/HQR9260W/F7PQZGKHQR9260W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/QZGK/HQR9260W/F7PQZGKHQR9260W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7P/QZGK/HQR9260W/F7PQZGKHQR9260W.SMALL.jpg Javastar18 I love bluetooth, short range hi-tech radio that can transmit all sorts of data. Bluetooth headsets are AWESOME because you can listen to music, game, or call your friends with no cord hanging around. I have had trouble making my own bluetooth module so this is definitely a hack, not a build. You...
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 17:26:40 PST
SainSmart Car with Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/SainSmart-Car-with-Bluetooth/
SainSmart Car with Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OJAI/HQMN3VPV/FPROJAIHQMN3VPV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OJAI/HQMN3VPV/FPROJAIHQMN3VPV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPR/OJAI/HQMN3VPV/FPROJAIHQMN3VPV.SMALL.jpg jmcgee717      In this instructible I continue on the project in SainSmart Car Kit Instructions and I added a HC-06 Bluetooth Module to the Shieldv5.0. Tips for Building: - Build the car (metal pieces in the kit) around the wires built in SainSmart Car Kit Instructions - Make sure the wires are secure (with ...
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Sun, 19 Jan 2014 13:02:54 PST
Mono Headset Music Play For iDevice http://www.instructables.com/id/Mono-Headset-Music-Play-For-iDevice/
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Fri, 17 Jan 2014 14:15:16 PST
onbeat-200 unassembly and usb port repair http://www.instructables.com/id/onbeat-200-unassembly-and-usb-port-repair/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 14:40:25 PST
Android Bluetooth Control Led RGB http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Led-RGB/
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Fri, 3 Jan 2014 06:44:41 PST
Android Smart Phone Bluetooth Remote Control Intelligent Smart Car 51 MCU (STC89C52 Code) http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Smart-Phone-Bluetooth-Remote-Control-Intel/
Android Smart Phone Bluetooth Remote Control Intelligent Smart Car 51 MCU (STC89C52 Code) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/JQJX/HPXOVJOM/FVXJQJXHPXOVJOM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/JQJX/HPXOVJOM/FVXJQJXHPXOVJOM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVX/JQJX/HPXOVJOM/FVXJQJXHPXOVJOM.SMALL.jpg ICStation At the beginning of the new year, robot/Smart Car hobbyists and students (like all of you) about engineering, science and technology are busy with preparing for the robot competitions now. It’s the great time to show the world your imagination and potential now. ICStation R&D department has just fi...
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Thu, 2 Jan 2014 01:58:02 PST
DIY RC Robot with Your Android Phone Tutorial Part 2: Bluetooth/Microcontroller Parts & Wiring http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-RC-Robot-with-Your-Android-Phone-Tutorial-Part-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SH2C/HPWMKXJF/FFJSH2CHPWMKXJF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SH2C/HPWMKXJF/FFJSH2CHPWMKXJF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFJ/SH2C/HPWMKXJF/FFJSH2CHPWMKXJF.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy In Part 2 of this tutorial, details of parts and wiring are introduced. You will learn how to build the RC Robot Control step by step. It also provides the basis for part 3 which shows you how to connect to an H-bridge and motors. Enjoy! The RobotControl Android App is available here: https://play....
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Wed, 1 Jan 2014 07:57:46 PST
Steampunk Bluetooth Speakers http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Bluetooth-Speakers/
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Tue, 31 Dec 2013 15:07:06 PST
DIY Supercharged Bluetooth Speaker (v2.0) http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Supercharged-Bluetooth-Speaker-v20/
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 22:13:03 PST
Installation of Bluetooth Multi-Function Smart Car for Arduino Controlled By Mobile Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Installation-of-Bluetooth-Multi-Function-Smart-Car/
Installation of Bluetooth Multi-Function Smart Car for Arduino Controlled By Mobile Phone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IWXC/HPT698NB/F24IWXCHPT698NB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IWXC/HPT698NB/F24IWXCHPT698NB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IWXC/HPT698NB/F24IWXCHPT698NB.SMALL.jpg ICStation So you want to make a smart car? Don't know where to start? How about learning with ICStation team. The Arduino Bluetooth Smart Car has the function of Complete tracking, obstacle avoidance, infrared remote control and Bluetooth remote control. It is a MCU study and application development system b...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 01:08:49 PST
Control your NES by motion! http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-NES-by-motion/
Control your NES by motion! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/EG8W/HPRID08B/F4YEG8WHPRID08B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/EG8W/HPRID08B/F4YEG8WHPRID08B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/EG8W/HPRID08B/F4YEG8WHPRID08B.SMALL.jpg steven1996 In this instructable I will explain you how to control your NES by motion. This may seem difficult but it's actually pretty simple. The Nintendo Entertainment System from 1985 had many different controllers, for example the power glove, the u-force and the roll & rocker. We'll add another controlle...
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Sun, 29 Dec 2013 06:47:53 PST
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Via-Built-In-Bluetooth-for-any-Speaker-Syste/
Audio Via Built In Bluetooth for any Speaker System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FT0/62UU/HPQO9ZS1/FT062UUHPQO9ZS1.SMALL.jpg hertzgamma One of the presents for Christmas I got was this amazing speaker system. It is not on batteries and needs power supply. It has an apple dock on top and a 3.5mm audio input. It also has a remote control. I liked it but it needed something more. Firstly it has the old apple dock connector and won`t w...
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Sat, 28 Dec 2013 12:04:24 PST
Bluetooth Speaker Hack - Home Theater Streaming http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Speaker-Hack-Home-Theater-Streaming/
Bluetooth Speaker Hack - Home Theater Streaming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/IV74/HPL6CCSB/FINIV74HPL6CCSB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/IV74/HPL6CCSB/FINIV74HPL6CCSB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/IV74/HPL6CCSB/FINIV74HPL6CCSB.SMALL.jpg MidnightMaker This Instructable details the hacking of an off-the-shelf Bluetooth speaker and flickering LED tea light to become the streaming front-end for your home theater system, while keeping the Bluetooth speaker's original functionality intact. I was probably the only person on the planet without a Blueto...
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Thu, 26 Dec 2013 18:25:19 PST
Simple Remote Data Plotting using Android / Arduino / pfodApp http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Remote-Data-Plotting-using-Android-Arduino-/
Simple Remote Data Plotting using Android / Arduino / pfodApp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KNAX/HPEG8FED/FUFKNAXHPEG8FED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KNAX/HPEG8FED/FUFKNAXHPEG8FED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUF/KNAX/HPEG8FED/FUFKNAXHPEG8FED.SMALL.jpg drmpf Simple Remote Data Plotting using Android / Arduino / pfodApp This Instructable shows you how to plot Arduino sensor data on your Android mobile and capture it for later downloading to your computer.  These instructions are also avaliable at www.pfod.com.au No Android programming is required and v...
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 18:00:17 PST
Turn your old bluetooth headphone into sound adapter for every speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-your-old-bluetooth-headphone-into-sound-adapt/
Turn your old bluetooth headphone into sound adapter for every speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/IEQ3/HPG4NUUW/FDOIEQ3HPG4NUUW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/IEQ3/HPG4NUUW/FDOIEQ3HPG4NUUW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/IEQ3/HPG4NUUW/FDOIEQ3HPG4NUUW.SMALL.jpg mnc So, I had a Nokia BH-503 bluetooth headphones, after a skateboard accident it was broken I've tried to make it together with glue but didn't work, so I've came up with this project. I've just disassembled it and connected a female audio jack, now I can connect it to any speaker, or headphones. If ...
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Sun, 22 Dec 2013 13:20:03 PST
Control RGB lights from Android with Arduino & Bluetooth LE (BLE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-RGB-lights-from-Android-with-Arduino-Bluet/
Control RGB lights from Android with Arduino & Bluetooth LE (BLE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A8E2/HPBPON0C/FNRA8E2HPBPON0C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A8E2/HPBPON0C/FNRA8E2HPBPON0C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/A8E2/HPBPON0C/FNRA8E2HPBPON0C.SMALL.jpg danasf I've seen a lot of Kickstarter projects featuring the new Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy standard and a number of Bluetooth LE (BLE) enabled Arduino clones coming to market, but many of these projects still seem to be somewhere in the production process and I couldn't find a lot of practical information a...
By: danasf

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Wed, 18 Dec 2013 12:42:25 PST
Who's Home - Track your beloved ones whether they are at home or not using the Bluetooth Low Energy Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Whos-Home-Track-your-beloved-ones-whether-they-are-1/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/XVPN/HP4G6BE3/FOSXVPNHP4G6BE3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/XVPN/HP4G6BE3/FOSXVPNHP4G6BE3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOS/XVPN/HP4G6BE3/FOSXVPNHP4G6BE3.SMALL.jpg ferrygun With the cheap Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)  tag, you can monitor and track who is currently present at home and receive the notification from the Twitter message. The program will keep on looping to find the BLE tag and check whether they are in or out of range. The current status will be shown in th...
By: ferrygun

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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 12:18:57 PST
DIY Bluetooth Speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Bluetooth-Speaker-PartyBar/
DIY Bluetooth Speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/VYVK/HP0CQ8T9/FJDVYVKHP0CQ8T9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/VYVK/HP0CQ8T9/FJDVYVKHP0CQ8T9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJD/VYVK/HP0CQ8T9/FJDVYVKHP0CQ8T9.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Meet the PartyBar™! Make a wireless speaker, loud enough to fill an entire room! With a budget less than $15, you can have your own Bluetooth speakers made from scratch materials! It's slick, stylish, descent and most of all it's compact and fits in your pocket. This is a great weekend projects for ...
By: ASCAS

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Tue, 10 Dec 2013 06:21:00 PST
Use your Windows Phone device as a Wireless Microphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-your-Windows-Phone-device-as-a-Wireless-Microp/
Use your Windows Phone device as a Wireless Microphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/1SEC/HOUFXNOT/F791SECHOUFXNOT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/1SEC/HOUFXNOT/F791SECHOUFXNOT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F79/1SEC/HOUFXNOT/F791SECHOUFXNOT.SMALL.jpg nprasan You can transform your Windows Phone 8 powered smartphone into a wireless microphone for your PC. What you can do: Record audio on you PC using your phone's mic. Move around within the range of bluetooth connectivity. Have no wires attached between your phone and the PC. What you can't do: You c...
By: nprasan

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Thu, 5 Dec 2013 15:37:54 PST
IR Remote Control Station for Android - TURN THE TV DOWN http://www.instructables.com/id/IR-Remote-Control-Station-for-Android-TURN-THE-TV-/
IR Remote Control Station for Android - TURN THE TV DOWN - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/ICUQ/HOG8VGR2/F8VICUQHOG8VGR2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/ICUQ/HOG8VGR2/F8VICUQHOG8VGR2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/ICUQ/HOG8VGR2/F8VICUQHOG8VGR2.SMALL.jpg techbitar NOTE: THIS GUIDE CAN ALSO BE FOUND ON TECHBITAR.COM UPDATE Nov 28, 2013: Featured on Dangerous Prototypes http://goo.gl/FjwNoQ INTRODUCTION In this guide I will explain the making and operation of a simple Arduino-based IR Remote Control Station (IR Station) circuit that will be used to take comm...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 12:25:15 PST
Home Automation using Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-using-Bluetooth/
Home Automation using Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/3FF1/HO7X32RZ/F173FF1HO7X32RZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/3FF1/HO7X32RZ/F173FF1HO7X32RZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/3FF1/HO7X32RZ/F173FF1HO7X32RZ.SMALL.jpg apoorveinstein So happy that this project got completed finally. I had been working on this for a long time.Think how cool it would be if you are able to control your AC appliances just with a touch of your Android smartphone. All you need to tap on your phone and you can easily switch ON/OFF your lights, fans and...
By: apoorveinstein

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Sat, 23 Nov 2013 12:30:39 PST
PCDUINO Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/PCDUINO-Robot/
PCDUINO Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/P3Z7/HNM4GPI5/FC1P3Z7HNM4GPI5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/P3Z7/HNM4GPI5/FC1P3Z7HNM4GPI5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC1/P3Z7/HNM4GPI5/FC1P3Z7HNM4GPI5.SMALL.jpg stive.cool After the arduino contest I got a PCDuino and after a couple of basic experimenting I got to build this awesome robot. Well for people who don't know what a PCDuino is , it is a mini PC and has a built in arduino.which makes it cool. Here's some hardware stuff about the PCDuino- A Mini PC with Ardui...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 08:15:36 PST
Make a DIY sensor of your choice and display the measurement on your Android phone via Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-DIY-sensor-of-your-choice-and-display-the-m/
Make a DIY sensor of your choice and display the measurement on your Android phone via Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/6M6F/HNE3ZJAE/F2F6M6FHNE3ZJAE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/6M6F/HNE3ZJAE/F2F6M6FHNE3ZJAE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/6M6F/HNE3ZJAE/F2F6M6FHNE3ZJAE.SMALL.jpg Practical Techonlogy Do you need a sensor to measure something, such as body temperature, outside temperature, UV radiation, light intensity, solar irradiance, magnetic field, pressure, etc. etc. ?   With today's technology, it becomes very easy to make a sensor and display it on your cell phone with Bluetooth.  I would...
By: Practical Techonlogy

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Wed, 30 Oct 2013 18:18:43 PDT
Bluetooth NES Controller Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-NES-Controller-Mod/
Bluetooth NES Controller Mod - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/LGL1/HMWW01DU/FIDLGL1HMWW01DU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/LGL1/HMWW01DU/FIDLGL1HMWW01DU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/LGL1/HMWW01DU/FIDLGL1HMWW01DU.SMALL.jpg jlang9 Parts you'll need: NES controller - $5 (I had one with a dead IC: Perfect) Adafruit Bluefruit EZ-Key HID - $20 Kensington Pocket Battery k38056us - $16 Toggle Switch $4 CD tray opener switch LED Dremel Bits - $15 (WOW) Back of the controller I started by making some room for the battery. The on...
By: jlang9

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Tue, 22 Oct 2013 09:39:40 PDT
Build your first robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-first-robot/
Build your first robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/NNXT/HMMFCDVZ/FR0NNXTHMMFCDVZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/NNXT/HMMFCDVZ/FR0NNXTHMMFCDVZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR0/NNXT/HMMFCDVZ/FR0NNXTHMMFCDVZ.SMALL.jpg lamefreaks In this instructable I'm going to show you how to build a really simple robot which can be controlled with a laptop or mac. This robot is powered with a arduino uno and is very cheap and easy to build . This robot can take temprature values and can transmit it through Bluetooth . You might have alre...
By: lamefreaks

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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 22:24:20 PDT
How to switch an Arduino output on and off from your Android mobile. Arduino for Beginners http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-switch-an-Arduino-output-on-and-off-from-yo/
How to switch an Arduino output on and off from your Android mobile. Arduino for Beginners - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/IUS6/HMVJ7FJ2/FBWIUS6HMVJ7FJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/IUS6/HMVJ7FJ2/FBWIUS6HMVJ7FJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBW/IUS6/HMVJ7FJ2/FBWIUS6HMVJ7FJ2.SMALL.jpg drmpf How Beginners can switch an Arduino output on and off from their Androd mobile using pfodApp No Soldering Required, No Android Coding Required. Also see Single Click on/off from your Android mobile using Arduino and pfodApp  for an alternative that does not use a menu. Introduction This instructab...
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Sat, 19 Oct 2013 16:15:45 PDT
Arduino for Beginners, now with data plotting, controlled by Android, No coding required, No soldering required. http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-for-Beginners-controlled-by-Android-No-cod/
Arduino for Beginners, now with data plotting, controlled by Android, No coding required, No soldering required. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GHTI/HMVJOPSN/FPXGHTIHMVJOPSN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GHTI/HMVJOPSN/FPXGHTIHMVJOPSN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPX/GHTI/HMVJOPSN/FPXGHTIHMVJOPSN.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows you how you can read and write the digital pins on your Arduino Uno and read values from the analog pins all controlled from your Android mobile without doing any coding. This entire project is plug and play. No soldering is required so it is suitable for comple...
By: drmpf

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Fri, 18 Oct 2013 02:15:37 PDT
Brainwave and Biofeedback Headband http://www.instructables.com/id/Brainwave-and-Biofeedback-Headband/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/D76P/HMUTIMI3/F02D76PHMUTIMI3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/D76P/HMUTIMI3/F02D76PHMUTIMI3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F02/D76P/HMUTIMI3/F02D76PHMUTIMI3.SMALL.jpg IMDonovan This is another Mind Flex hack, like mbmosher's Mindflex-Duel-Bluetooth-Arduino-FIO-Hack, but includes a few additional features. The system is built off a Bluetooth Bee-Standalone Arduino mini, includes a pre amped PulseSensor, compass and accelerometer unit, and outputs for a visual brainwave mach...
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Wed, 16 Oct 2013 19:09:21 PDT
SensoDuino: Turn Your Android Phone into a Wireless Sensors Hub for Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/SensoDuino-Turn-Your-Android-Phone-into-a-Wireless/
SensoDuino: Turn Your Android Phone into a Wireless Sensors Hub for Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRH/PNZK/HMMF6UIJ/FRHPNZKHMMF6UIJ.SMALL.jpg techbitar UPDATES Nov 23, 2013: SensoDuino 0.160 gets a face left.   Nov 19. 2031: OPINION: The Amazing Synergy Between Arduino & Android. Nov 19, 2013: SensoDuino 0.159 is out. Android phone date (y,m,d) and time (h,m,s) are supported as sensors. Support for Android KitKat (4.4/API 19).  INTR...
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Mon, 14 Oct 2013 02:44:04 PDT
Bluetooth Tube Radio Project 3 - Japanese Mid-Century Plastic Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Tube-Radio-Project-3-Japanese-Mid-Centur/
Bluetooth Tube Radio Project 3 - Japanese Mid-Century Plastic Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/PINO/HLSHDD9F/F9VPINOHLSHDD9F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/PINO/HLSHDD9F/F9VPINOHLSHDD9F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9V/PINO/HLSHDD9F/F9VPINOHLSHDD9F.SMALL.jpg yaaaam Opus 3 Japanese Plastic age Radio. This time I am going to make bedside radio for listening music at night. This is a Japan Victor Corporation's product.It looks something different from other radios made around the same years in Japan. General Electrics USA once had had a similar designed radio in ...
By: yaaaam

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Mon, 30 Sep 2013 07:35:07 PDT
Phone controlled RBG LED lights http://www.instructables.com/id/Phone-controlled-RBG-LED-lights/
Phone controlled RBG LED lights - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PO3S/HLZRS56Y/FCVPO3SHLZRS56Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PO3S/HLZRS56Y/FCVPO3SHLZRS56Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/PO3S/HLZRS56Y/FCVPO3SHLZRS56Y.SMALL.jpg kerimil A simple phone controlled RBG LED light. It communicates over bluetooth. All you need is an RBG LED, 3 resistors, a bluetooth module (like HC-05), arduino board and a mobile phone with bluetooth. Wiring details and as well as links to the app here - forum.arduino.cc/index.php?top­ic=148853.ms...
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Sun, 29 Sep 2013 15:39:06 PDT
Android pfodApp controlled datalogging Arduino IRTemp Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-pfodApp-controlled-Arduino-IRTemp-Meter/
Android pfodApp controlled datalogging Arduino IRTemp Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/2UUA/HLSGZYBN/FHV2UUAHLSGZYBN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/2UUA/HLSGZYBN/FHV2UUAHLSGZYBN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHV/2UUA/HLSGZYBN/FHV2UUAHLSGZYBN.SMALL.jpg drmpf Introduction This instructable shows you how to make an Arduino based IR temperature meter that is controlled by your Android mobile.  It uses pfodApp to do the control. No Android programming is required.  You can customize the functions provided by changing the Arduino code. The webpage pfodIRTem...
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Fri, 20 Sep 2013 22:32:42 PDT
Bluetooth tube radio project - opus2 - Japanes pre-war-era's radio Tombstone shape http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-tube-radio-project-opus2-Japanes-Tombsto/
Bluetooth tube radio project - opus2 - Japanes pre-war-era's radio Tombstone shape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/H17L/HLOBZK5V/FYOH17LHLOBZK5V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/H17L/HLOBZK5V/FYOH17LHLOBZK5V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FYO/H17L/HLOBZK5V/FYOH17LHLOBZK5V.SMALL.jpg yaaaam My first Bluetooth tube radio has been completed. Because of its neat appearance and satisfiable sound quality, it seems good enough for daily use.  That is all metal tube pushpull amplifier.  I love metal tube because of its unpretentiousness. But most people don't know there are such lightless ...
By: yaaaam

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Thu, 19 Sep 2013 08:24:58 PDT
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-Paper-Tank-Bring-your-3D-models-to-life/
RC Paper Tank - Bring your 3D models to life - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2L/GGRH/HL5EMC6C/F2LGGRHHL5EMC6C.SMALL.jpg alstroemeria Bring your 3D models to life! In this instructable we will custom make a remotely controlled tank. We will infuse paper-craft with an arduino based system. This tank will be controlled on a android based phone though a bluetooth connection. I've strived to create something with a pleasing fit and fi...
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Tue, 3 Sep 2013 22:39:29 PDT
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] http://www.instructables.com/id/Android-Controlled-Bluetooth-Sumobot-Ultimate-DIY-/
DIY RC Android Sumobot [Bluetooth Multiplayer] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA7/WY6D/HLA1URZ4/FA7WY6DHLA1URZ4.SMALL.jpg ASCAS Get ready to rumble, it's time to get pushy! This week I built a $90, Android controlled bluetooth sumobot. This is a fun way to spend time with your friends and engage in multiplayer tournaments! It maybe held on your backyard or even in professional events. The "TSA" & "science Olympiad" also supp...
By: ASCAS

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Sat, 31 Aug 2013 20:05:24 PDT