Instructables: exploring - technology - game http://www.instructables.com Tue, 3 Mar 2015 01:31:30 PST BLOX v1.01 3D Puzzle Maze CNC http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Puzzle-Maze-CNC/
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:18:47 PST
Fun Game Controllers with MaKey MaKey http://www.instructables.com/id/Fun-Game-Controllers-with-MaKey-MaKey/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:34:53 PST
How to create a Scratch game with Makey Makey controller on a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-create-a-Scratch-game-with-Makey-Makey-cont/
How to create a Scratch game with Makey Makey controller on a Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/FQE9/I6GCW91V/FJ6FQE9I6GCW91V.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/FQE9/I6GCW91V/FJ6FQE9I6GCW91V.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/FQE9/I6GCW91V/FJ6FQE9I6GCW91V.SMALL.jpg BenjieGillam In this instructable you'll learn how to make a simple game in Scratch on a Raspberry Pi; to make the game more fun you will be controlling it using real world objects (fruit and vegetables) via a Makey Makey.You will need:A Raspberry Pi mini computer An SD card or MicroSD card (depending on which R...
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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 11:53:27 PST
Mho PlayGround Circuit Scribe http://www.instructables.com/id/Mho-PlayGround-Circuit-Scribe/
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Sat, 21 Feb 2015 10:16:31 PST
How to make a Raspberry Pi Arcade with no programming http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Raspberry-Pi-Arcade-with-no-programm/
How to make a Raspberry Pi Arcade with no programming - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WQPU/I6DHZODC/FIDWQPUI6DHZODC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WQPU/I6DHZODC/FIDWQPUI6DHZODC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/WQPU/I6DHZODC/FIDWQPUI6DHZODC.SMALL.jpg i_like_to_make_stuff Setting up a Raspberry Pi arcade is actually really easy, thanks to a Linux distribution called RetroPie.You don't need to do any programming or setup, just install the image on an SD card. This will allow you to use the arcade with a keyboard right off the bat. If you want to build a simple control...
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Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:52:25 PST
Fixing a dance pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Fixing-a-dance-pad/
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 13:05:28 PST
Some LED projects http://www.instructables.com/id/Some-LED-projects/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CYQO/I5WCRIM1/FUSCYQOI5WCRIM1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CYQO/I5WCRIM1/FUSCYQOI5WCRIM1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/CYQO/I5WCRIM1/FUSCYQOI5WCRIM1.SMALL.jpg hkerr Stacked Glass LED Light Persistence of Vision Bauble. POV Decoration. Easy to make with a nice finish. LED Lamp with Test Tube Nice looking lamps. (pictures a little fuzzy) Simple 3x3x3 LED Cube with Arduino LED Origami Airhockey LED LED Rollie Led Ladder Game (Attiny85...
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Sun, 8 Feb 2015 13:28:34 PST
NFL Scramble Legs Game Glich http://www.instructables.com/id/NFL-Scramble-Legs-Game-Glich/
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Sat, 7 Feb 2015 09:47:01 PST
Obstacle Avoiding Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Ultimate-Obstacle-Avoiding-Robot/
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Thu, 5 Feb 2015 13:15:37 PST
Makey Makey Micro Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Makey-Makey-Micro-Controler/
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Tue, 3 Feb 2015 14:58:45 PST
3D Printed (Functional) Portal 1500 Megawatt Super Button http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Functional-Portal-1500-Megawatt-Super-B/
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Fri, 30 Jan 2015 19:20:58 PST
Audio Treasure Hunt http://www.instructables.com/id/Audio-Treasure-Hunt/
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Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:06:37 PST
Unforgiving Tiny Tetris http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Tiny-Arduino-Tetris/
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Mon, 26 Jan 2015 14:02:31 PST
MakeyMakey Record Maze Game http://www.instructables.com/id/MakeyMakey-Record-Maze-Game/
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Mon, 19 Jan 2015 21:46:55 PST
BlockHead Breakout http://www.instructables.com/id/BlockHead-Breakout/
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Thu, 15 Jan 2015 16:21:56 PST
Simon Game with a Twist http://www.instructables.com/id/Simon-Game-with-a-Twist/
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Wed, 7 Jan 2015 17:01:57 PST
Donkey Kong Bartop Arcade Powered By RPi http://www.instructables.com/id/Donkey-Kong-Bartop-Arcade-Powered-By-RPi/
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Sat, 3 Jan 2015 15:57:53 PST
Joypad To Switch Box Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Joypad-To-Switch-Box-Controller/
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Wed, 31 Dec 2014 14:49:03 PST
Creating Custom 3D Cribbage Boards With a Laser Cutter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-Custom-Cribbage-Boards/
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Tue, 30 Dec 2014 02:59:36 PST
How to Disassemble A Game Boy (DMG) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Disassemble-A-Game-Boy-DMG/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 19:58:38 PST
How to Backlight a Game Boy (DMG) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Backlight-a-Game-Boy-DMG/
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Fri, 26 Dec 2014 16:52:55 PST
3D printed LED Portal Companion Cube http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-Portal-Companion-Cube/
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Thu, 18 Dec 2014 01:17:34 PST
Simple Game with the Spark IO Core http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Game-with-Spark-IO-Photon/
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Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:26:22 PST
FPGA Tic Tac Toe http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGA-Tic-Tac-Toe/
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Fri, 12 Dec 2014 00:29:18 PST
3D Printed Pinball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Pinball-Machine/
3D Printed Pinball Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/NRWU/I3H79PFM/FINNRWUI3H79PFM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/NRWU/I3H79PFM/FINNRWUI3H79PFM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIN/NRWU/I3H79PFM/FINNRWUI3H79PFM.SMALL.jpg Jimmy4221 This instructable was created in fulfillment of the project requirement of the Makecourse at the University of South Florida (www.makecourse.com)Pinball is an awesome, fun game to play that unfortunately isn't quite as popular as it once was. This instructable will teach you how to make your own, aw...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 18:40:45 PST
Experiments with Magnets, Cans and More http://www.instructables.com/id/Experiments-with-Magnets-Cans-and-More/
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 13:07:32 PST
VHDL game: LED - Button Push Game Instructable http://www.instructables.com/id/VHDL-game-LED-Button-Push-Game-Instructable/
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 10:10:57 PST
Runner Game in VHDL http://www.instructables.com/id/Runner-Game-in-VHDL/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 16:52:29 PST
FPGA Simon Clone http://www.instructables.com/id/FPGA-Simon-Clone/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 08:44:10 PST
How To Make Pixel Art http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Make-Pixel-Art/
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Mon, 8 Dec 2014 04:08:16 PST
Decimal to Binary Conversion Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Decimal-to-Binary-Conversion-GameQuiz-Work-in-Prog/
Decimal to Binary Conversion Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/MHLY/I3DQ3TW1/FKOMHLYI3DQ3TW1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/MHLY/I3DQ3TW1/FKOMHLYI3DQ3TW1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKO/MHLY/I3DQ3TW1/FKOMHLYI3DQ3TW1.SMALL.jpg MaireadB “There are only 10 types of people in the world: Those who understand binary and those who don’t.” This fun and educational game tests your ability to convert decimal numbers to binary numbers. It is also a great way to challenge your friends in a friendly competition.The game begins with a random d...
By: MaireadB

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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 20:35:36 PST
Nine-Shine-Line: The LED Timing Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nine-Shine-Line-The-LED-Timing-Game/
Nine-Shine-Line: The LED Timing Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/B181/I3BH9BU2/FV8B181I3BH9BU2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/B181/I3BH9BU2/FV8B181I3BH9BU2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/B181/I3BH9BU2/FV8B181I3BH9BU2.SMALL.jpg Zack Eldredge The game Nine-Shine-Line is a simple yet entertaining LED timing game that requires the player to stop a moving light on the middle LED. As the game progresses, the speed of the lights will increase throughout ten fun-filled levels. If at any point the light is stopped at an LED that isn't the middl...
By: Zack Eldredge

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Sat, 6 Dec 2014 14:31:53 PST
The Amazing Maze Game for Nexys 3 http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Amazing-Maze-Game-for-Nexys-3/
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By: RedCirkle

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Fri, 5 Dec 2014 00:32:44 PST
Nexys3 LED Timer Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexys3-LED-Timer-Game/
Nexys3 LED Timer Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/U5CG/I3B0BXAZ/F57U5CGI3B0BXAZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/U5CG/I3B0BXAZ/F57U5CGI3B0BXAZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/U5CG/I3B0BXAZ/F57U5CGI3B0BXAZ.SMALL.jpg ekchen35649 This is a tutorial for how to make the timer game. The timer game is inspired by the arcade light game , the game where a light moves along a string of lights and you try to stop it on the red light to win a prize. This game is different in that when you press the button at the right time, your scor...
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Thu, 4 Dec 2014 23:47:11 PST
Nexys-2 Light Dodger Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Nexys-2-Light-Dodger-Game-Work-In-Progress/
Nexys-2 Light Dodger Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/YBLM/I3BH6YBL/FJJYBLMI3BH6YBL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/YBLM/I3BH6YBL/FJJYBLMI3BH6YBL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJJ/YBLM/I3BH6YBL/FJJYBLMI3BH6YBL.SMALL.jpg jchung25 Do you remember spending whole afternoons playing arcade-style games as a kid? Asteroids, Pac-Man, Galaga, Space Invaders, Breakout, Missile Command, or anything else. Have you ever wanted to recreate games like those out of nostalgia, but never knew where to start? Have you ever wanted to make...
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Wed, 3 Dec 2014 13:40:41 PST
TF2 Paintball Sentry Lv.1 http://www.instructables.com/id/TF2-Paintball-Sentry-Lv1/
TF2 Paintball Sentry Lv.1 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/YI8I/I36LGHVS/F47YI8II36LGHVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/YI8I/I36LGHVS/F47YI8II36LGHVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F47/YI8I/I36LGHVS/F47YI8II36LGHVS.SMALL.jpg Numbuh1 I've been working on making a Sentry Lv1 from Team Fortress Two for the last little while, after I decided that the Portal turret can in no way support a paintball gun. The sentry will have at least 3 different modes of tracking: Manual, Disparity Mapping(distance mapping), and Color Tracking.I will...
By: Numbuh1

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Tue, 2 Dec 2014 10:27:46 PST
How To Create/Edit A Game http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-CreateEdit-A-Game/
How To Create/Edit A Game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/9MDF/I38SA155/FOW9MDFI38SA155.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/9MDF/I38SA155/FOW9MDFI38SA155.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOW/9MDF/I38SA155/FOW9MDFI38SA155.SMALL.jpg kiannajaf In this Instructable you will NOT be learning how to make a game from scratch, however this will lead you to the eventual process of that. This Instructable will be teaching you how to edit a basic game, which is the first step(in my opinion) in becoming a game developer. WARNING: Basic Javascript a...
By: kiannajaf

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Mon, 1 Dec 2014 10:48:41 PST
How to make a Retro Video Game style screen http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-Retro-Video-Game-style-screen/
How to make a Retro Video Game style screen - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/XYFW/I2XA8DVS/FMSXYFWI2XA8DVS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/XYFW/I2XA8DVS/FMSXYFWI2XA8DVS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/XYFW/I2XA8DVS/FMSXYFWI2XA8DVS.SMALL.jpg ZekeandMago By Zeke and Mago Step 1: Background Pick a dark grey colour/off-black for your background to give a retro effect Step 2: Picking the font Choose the most retro looking font you can find. I used http://www.dafont.com/robo.font for this sample, but you can use whatever font you want. Step 3: C...
By: ZekeandMago

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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:45:21 PST
Understanding the Laser Shooting Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Understanding-the-Laser-Shooting-Game/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 10:00:07 PST
Make A Glowing L.E.D Triforce! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-A-Glowing-LED-Triforce/
Make A Glowing L.E.D Triforce! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VHKR/I2RGXIMU/FEJVHKRI2RGXIMU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VHKR/I2RGXIMU/FEJVHKRI2RGXIMU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEJ/VHKR/I2RGXIMU/FEJVHKRI2RGXIMU.SMALL.jpg mist8k Lets make a awesome flicking L.E.D Triforce from Zelda! Don't forget to check out my video at the end of this instructable!What you need-Thick sheet of acrylic- I used a magnetic acrylic picture frame purchased from amazon for about £6L.E.D Tea lights- I got a pack of 6 for about £5 once aga...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 09:18:00 PST
SparkTwister: A Wearable Game Using the Spark.io Spark Core http://www.instructables.com/id/SparkTwister-A-Wearable-Game-Using-the-Sparkio-Spa/
SparkTwister: A Wearable Game Using the Spark.io Spark Core - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJV/I32W/I2P3NY32/FJVI32WI2P3NY32.SMALL.jpg borchers SparkTwister is a physical game for 4 or more players. Each player wears a simple controller bracelet made of a Spark.io board with a SparkButton shield and an RGB sensor. When the game starts, all LEDs on your bracelet light up in the same color. Now you have to find another player with the same co...
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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:43:45 PST
Interactive LED Programmable Canvas http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-LED-Programmable-Canvas/
Interactive LED Programmable Canvas - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/YSE6/I2IWB8OZ/FHAYSE6I2IWB8OZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/YSE6/I2IWB8OZ/FHAYSE6I2IWB8OZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHA/YSE6/I2IWB8OZ/FHAYSE6I2IWB8OZ.SMALL.jpg tomhv9 The Aim of this project was to go one step further with the custom canvas'. It cost a bit more but the potential is much greater for this design Theory White LED Resistor CalcsVce = 0.3V @150mALED Voltage Drop = 3.2V @ 20mA Vcc = 9V 9-0.3-3.2 = 5.5V - 5.5/0.02 = 275R ~ 300R **********************...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 10:20:22 PST
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball http://www.instructables.com/id/IcosaLEDron-A-Multi-LED-Smart-Ball/
IcosaLEDron: A Multi LED Smart Ball - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUB/64QT/I24LYBTV/FUB64QTI24LYBTV.SMALL.jpg Afritlabs What is an IcosaLEDron? It's a programmable, rechargeable 20 sided "ball" with a RGB LED on each face. Inside is a custom PCB equipped with the Atmega328p that is Arduino compatible allowing for easy programming of different effects. With twenty WS2812B LEDs (also known as Neopixels) positioned equa...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 20:09:42 PST
Pacman profil arcade http://www.instructables.com/id/Pacman-profil-arcade/
Pacman profil arcade - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/QZCG/I21R0Y13/FJXQZCGI21R0Y13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/QZCG/I21R0Y13/FJXQZCGI21R0Y13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJX/QZCG/I21R0Y13/FJXQZCGI21R0Y13.SMALL.jpg mrønde Yes a classic profile all people know :-) Making the profile I cut out the profile with the gap made a groove for T-mol on the side The game i found a portable consol normal use for a televison, i hack it and connect it to an external power found a 7" lcd NTSC screen from a car dvd player set....
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 10:07:59 PST
Universal Remote Laser Tag http://www.instructables.com/id/Universal-Remote-Laser-Tag/
Universal Remote Laser Tag - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9M/V3VV/I1WHF5OB/F9MV3VVI1WHF5OB.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 Blast away your friends for hours on end with this custom laser tag system. Who needs to pay to play in an arena when you can make your very own game? Best of all, no special equipment is required, because the "guns" are regular universal TV remotes! Parts and Materials This list includes enoug...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:35:03 PDT
Smart Phone Game Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Phone-Game-Console/
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Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:39:13 PDT
Game show buzz in system http://www.instructables.com/id/Game-show-buzz-in-system/
Game show buzz in system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/X4PU/I1QY0Y90/FEAX4PUI1QY0Y90.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/X4PU/I1QY0Y90/FEAX4PUI1QY0Y90.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEA/X4PU/I1QY0Y90/FEAX4PUI1QY0Y90.SMALL.jpg Ryan MacKenzie This project was originally a challenge from a friend who has some very competitive work mates. He asked if it could be cheaper to DIY a Jeopardy game system than buy one off the self and ship it to Sweden. Well the only way to check in my books is to build one, that’s my story and I'm sticking to i...
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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:38:31 PDT
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-your-own-Simon-Says-game-with-DIY-Electro-D/
Create your own Simon Says game with DIY Electro Dough and Arduino! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEV/DBS3/I1KJOCJ2/FEVDBS3I1KJOCJ2.SMALL.jpg techwillsaveus Getting StartedThe goal of this Instructable is to turn your electro dough into a touch capacitive button with Arduino using the CapSense arduino library and then using it to create a Simon Says game. We’ll be using a capacitive start button and three capacitive buttons for our game.You will need:St...
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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 10:29:29 PDT
Raspberry Pi Emulator Console for the Backseat http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Emulator-Console-for-the-Backseat/
Raspberry Pi Emulator Console for the Backseat - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/KG8A/I1FPL3YW/FVTKG8AI1FPL3YW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/KG8A/I1FPL3YW/FVTKG8AI1FPL3YW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVT/KG8A/I1FPL3YW/FVTKG8AI1FPL3YW.SMALL.jpg MoTinkerGNome Scope of project: After building a Bar-Top Raspberry Pi retro gaming machine I determined that while cool I cant take it around easily as it weighs about 40 lbs and is the size of a large microwave. And while fun for the basement perhaps Arthur would want to play it in the car for the long drives b...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 19:58:56 PDT
DIY a Spelling Game with an Interactive Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-a-Spelling-Game-with-an-Interactive-Robot/
DIY a Spelling Game with an Interactive Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/O73R/I1C432XO/FW0O73RI1C432XO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/O73R/I1C432XO/FW0O73RI1C432XO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/O73R/I1C432XO/FW0O73RI1C432XO.SMALL.jpg woodyrobo Did you hear before about Social Robot? Did you you see the Pepper Robot or Jibo robot? These kinds of robots that can hear you, understand you and make a social contact with you via sound, facial expressions and body gestures. Social robots have various applications, specifically with elderly peopl...
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Sat, 18 Oct 2014 09:03:56 PDT