Instructables: exploring - technology - sensors http://www.instructables.com Sat, 13 Feb 2016 21:52:36 PST BLOX v1.01 Share Your Feelings with the Sense HAT http://www.instructables.com/id/Share-Your-Feelings-With-the-Sense-HAT/
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Sun, 7 Feb 2016 15:50:42 PST
Smart House http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-House/
Smart House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/FJAG/IK7BNZLF/F4QFJAGIK7BNZLF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/FJAG/IK7BNZLF/F4QFJAGIK7BNZLF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Q/FJAG/IK7BNZLF/F4QFJAGIK7BNZLF.SMALL.jpg LoesF In this project i am going to explain how we can make smart house by using different types of sensors with simple code where it could do many functions.I believe such these application helps the student,engineers and all interested in ele...
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 13:08:00 PST
Testing of a prototype embedded automation system. http://www.instructables.com/id/Testing-of-a-Prototype-Embedded-Automation-System/
Testing of a prototype embedded automation system. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/GMIM/IK8KUU98/FPTGMIMIK8KUU98.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/GMIM/IK8KUU98/FPTGMIMIK8KUU98.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPT/GMIM/IK8KUU98/FPTGMIMIK8KUU98.SMALL.jpg Mjtrinihobby This system I hope to install in the near future. Here I have included a video clip showing some of its capabilities. Dry run. The only inputs I have feeding real time data into the system are the temperature and light sensors. The outputs for lighting and air conditioner control will be connec...
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Wed, 3 Feb 2016 10:26:12 PST
Raspberry Pi IoT: Temperature and humidity monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-IoT-Temperature-and-Humidity-Monitor/
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Sun, 31 Jan 2016 09:38:32 PST
Double Sensor Graphs With Processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Double-Sensor-Graphs-With-Processing/
Double Sensor Graphs With Processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/EN77/IJM06M7I/FIWEN77IJM06M7I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/EN77/IJM06M7I/FIWEN77IJM06M7I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FIW/EN77/IJM06M7I/FIWEN77IJM06M7I.SMALL.jpg babusarath05 Usually Processing is used to display single sensor values as graphHowever, It is also possible to display two or even multiple sensor values as graphs Things Needed These are the thing you will need1. PC2. Arduino Uno3. USB A to B cable for connecting arduino to your PC4. Processing5. Breadboard...
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Wed, 20 Jan 2016 12:48:23 PST
The Kinemeter: Part 3: Circuit & Code http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Kinemeter-Part-3-Circuit-Code/
The Kinemeter: Part 3: Circuit & Code - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD3/BM6Q/IJYUW94Y/FD3BM6QIJYUW94Y.SMALL.jpg gearsngenes Hello again, Viewers and Makers alike.Today we finish the project we've started. The KINEMETER!!!As usual, if you have no idea of what I am talking about, then please, pretty please: GO SEE THE PREVIOUS PARTS NOW!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!Part 1: http://www.instructables.com/id/THE-KINEMETER-Part...Part 2:...
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Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:01:03 PST
RASPBERRY PI AND ACCELEROMTER MXC6226XU AS GAMING CONSOLE http://www.instructables.com/id/RASPBERRY-PI-AND-ACCELEROMTER-MXC6226XU-AS-GAMING-/
RASPBERRY PI AND ACCELEROMTER MXC6226XU AS GAMING CONSOLE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/NOY3/IJBTYGJW/FPINOY3IJBTYGJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/NOY3/IJBTYGJW/FPINOY3IJBTYGJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/NOY3/IJBTYGJW/FPINOY3IJBTYGJW.SMALL.jpg ryker1990 The tutorial below shows how to use accelerometer sensor and raspberry pi as gaming console. The M6226XU Digital Thermal Orientation Sensor (DTOS) is the world's first fully-integrated orientation sensor. Its operation is based on a patented MEMS-thermal technology and is built using a standard 0....
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Wed, 13 Jan 2016 00:24:59 PST
Diy Cheap Arduino Compatible Flex/bend Sensor Made Without Static Bags, Out of Household Items :D http://www.instructables.com/id/Diy-Cheap-Arduino-Compatible-Flexbend-Sensor-Made-/
Diy Cheap Arduino Compatible Flex/bend Sensor Made Without Static Bags, Out of Household Items :D - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/XLH5/IJ6CD2GD/FU6XLH5IJ6CD2GD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/XLH5/IJ6CD2GD/FU6XLH5IJ6CD2GD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU6/XLH5/IJ6CD2GD/FU6XLH5IJ6CD2GD.SMALL.jpg Ene SIlvian This is an intructable in which we are gonna build a flex/bend sensor that is compatible with an arduino board and does not require static bags or anything unusual, you can make this right now from things you have around the house. :DGood luck ! What you will need This is all you need for your se...
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Sat, 9 Jan 2016 08:18:20 PST
Neopixel Giant Thermometer Scarf http://www.instructables.com/id/Neopixel-Giant-Thermometer-Scarf/
Neopixel Giant Thermometer Scarf - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/IWFK/IJ6CC9P1/FKYIWFKIJ6CC9P1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/IWFK/IJ6CC9P1/FKYIWFKIJ6CC9P1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKY/IWFK/IJ6CC9P1/FKYIWFKIJ6CC9P1.SMALL.jpg caitlinsdad Motor feather, it's cold outside. Make this wearable high tech, low tech scarf with a built-in thermometer.No longer will you be wondering how really cold it is when you step outside.This is suitable as a nice beginner project to delve into Arduino with sensors and neopixel LEDs. Crafty electronic...
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Fri, 8 Jan 2016 22:00:52 PST
Beginning Processing - the Temperature Visualizer http://www.instructables.com/id/Beginning-Processing-the-Temperature-Visualizer/
Beginning Processing - the Temperature Visualizer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/KFBO/IJ1PM4EO/FK6KFBOIJ1PM4EO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/KFBO/IJ1PM4EO/FK6KFBOIJ1PM4EO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK6/KFBO/IJ1PM4EO/FK6KFBOIJ1PM4EO.SMALL.jpg aakash3 The Processing programming language, in very simple terms, is pure madness! If you find that hard to believe, a visit to the Official Processing Exhibition page will surely make you think otherwise. Initially developed by Ben Fry and Casey Reas at the MIT Media Lab, the Java-based visual programming...
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 08:45:48 PST
LED NeoPixel Motion Sensor Stair Lighting http://www.instructables.com/id/LED-Stair-Lighting/
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Wed, 6 Jan 2016 07:42:13 PST
The Kinemeter: Part 2: Building the Body http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Kinemeter-Part-2-Building-the-Body/
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Mon, 4 Jan 2016 13:37:58 PST
MPU6050: Arduino 6 Axis Accelerometer + Gyro - GY 521 Test & 3D Simulation http://www.instructables.com/id/MPU6050-Arduino-6-Axis-Accelerometer-Gyro-GY-521-B/
MPU6050: Arduino 6 Axis Accelerometer + Gyro - GY 521 Test & 3D Simulation - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/MKZB/IIYWUFEX/FDOMKZBIIYWUFEX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/MKZB/IIYWUFEX/FDOMKZBIIYWUFEX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDO/MKZB/IIYWUFEX/FDOMKZBIIYWUFEX.SMALL.jpg HobbyTransform Are you looking to make your own quadcopter drone or RC plane with Arduino but don't know how to get the gyro working? Perhaps you already bought some 6 axis MPU6050 modules (on the GY-521 breakout boards) only to find out they weren't as simple to use as you thought? Try this out! You'll learn to...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2016 22:32:20 PST
Sound Reactive Light Costume http://www.instructables.com/id/Sound-Reactive-Light-Costume/
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 12:25:57 PST
A/D converter with MCP3428 and Rasberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/AD-Converter-With-MCP3428-and-Rasberry-Pi/
A/D converter with MCP3428 and Rasberry pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/20R1/IIT73586/FDK20R1IIT73586.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/20R1/IIT73586/FDK20R1IIT73586.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDK/20R1/IIT73586/FDK20R1IIT73586.SMALL.jpg ryker1990 The tutorial below shows how to read the ADC values from the MCP3428 16-Bit, Multi-Channel Analog-to-Digital Converter with I2C Interface from controleverything.com and the Raspberry Pi using Java. Hardware Required : Raspberry pi , I2C adapter , MCP3428 board , A cell , Connecting wires , I2C cabl...
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Thu, 31 Dec 2015 00:42:20 PST
Arduino Grove WiFi Enabled Greenhouse http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Grove-Greenhouse/
Arduino Grove WiFi Enabled Greenhouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/JID4/IIQA1PAG/F7HJID4IIQA1PAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/JID4/IIQA1PAG/F7HJID4IIQA1PAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/JID4/IIQA1PAG/F7HJID4IIQA1PAG.SMALL.jpg Fiki2007 The Essentials:Grove Grove- High Accuracy Temperature/Humidity Sensor Grove- Analog Light Sensor Grove- Encoder Grove- UV Sensor Grove- Soil Moisture Grove- RGB 16x2 Display Grove- 20CM Cable x3 Grove- 50CM Cable x2 Grove- Sensor Shield (Buy the ...
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Tue, 29 Dec 2015 07:55:18 PST
A Simple Hydroponic System With MediaTek LinkIt™ ONE http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Simple-Hydroponic-System-With-MediaTek-LinkIt-ON/
A Simple Hydroponic System With MediaTek LinkIt™ ONE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/AVN2/IIDF4LAG/FVAAVN2IIDF4LAG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/AVN2/IIDF4LAG/FVAAVN2IIDF4LAG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVA/AVN2/IIDF4LAG/FVAAVN2IIDF4LAG.SMALL.jpg techrm Today we want to describe a project based on the new board Mediatek Linkit ONE. With this board we want to realize a simple Hydroponic system which is able to: 1) Making hydroponics nutrient solution: This will be made by using solenoid valves activated by relais controlled via Mediatek Li...
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Sun, 20 Dec 2015 04:17:36 PST
Raspberry Pi- Weather Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Weather-Logger/
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Tue, 15 Dec 2015 08:57:28 PST
AirMonitor http://www.instructables.com/id/AirMonitor/
AirMonitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/187U/II6BZVR3/F0W187UII6BZVR3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/187U/II6BZVR3/F0W187UII6BZVR3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0W/187U/II6BZVR3/F0W187UII6BZVR3.SMALL.jpg gulliverrr Hello Internet!For some time now I've sourced various sensors from our favourite auction website for pennies with last minute bids. By getting my hands on a Linkit ONE I decided it's time to put all these together in a nice tidy box and make it portable with it's battery. I wanted to be able to meas...
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 15:55:48 PST
SMS Tank Overflow Alert http://www.instructables.com/id/SMS-Tank-Overflow-Alert/
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Mon, 14 Dec 2015 13:06:29 PST
Analog Accelerometer Control of a Servo http://www.instructables.com/id/Analog-Accelerometer-Control-of-a-Servo/
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Fri, 11 Dec 2015 08:55:59 PST
Linkit ONE: Flame Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-ONE-Flame-Sensor-1/
Linkit ONE: Flame Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/KY4N/IHGM4JMX/FWSKY4NIHGM4JMX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/KY4N/IHGM4JMX/FWSKY4NIHGM4JMX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWS/KY4N/IHGM4JMX/FWSKY4NIHGM4JMX.SMALL.jpg Diwask This instructable will guide you to use a flame sensor with the Mediatek Linkit ONE. A flame sensor is a device that can detect the presence of fire nearby.A buzzer connected to linkit one beeps when fire is detected by the sensor.So let's get started...... ☺☺? Parts Required The following parts ...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 13:52:17 PST
Linkit ONE Touch LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-ONE-Touch-LED/
Linkit ONE Touch LED - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/CW6Q/IHQK0LB7/FN5CW6QIHQK0LB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/CW6Q/IHQK0LB7/FN5CW6QIHQK0LB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN5/CW6Q/IHQK0LB7/FN5CW6QIHQK0LB7.SMALL.jpg Diwask This instructable will guide you to glow an LED using a touch sensor which means that the LED will glow when you touch on the probe of the sensor.The project uses the Mediatek linkit one connected to a touch sensor and an LED. As soon a touch is detected, the output goes high which is detected by li...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 10:17:58 PST
Linkit ONE Dark Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-ONE-Dark-Detector/
Linkit ONE Dark Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/0YCL/IHQM98O7/FML0YCLIHQM98O7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/0YCL/IHQM98O7/FML0YCLIHQM98O7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FML/0YCL/IHQM98O7/FML0YCLIHQM98O7.SMALL.jpg Diwask This instructable will guide you to make a dark detector with Linkit ONE.It makes use of light dependent resistor to detect darkness and switch on an LED as indicator. Linkit one takes analog input from LDR then switches the LED accordingly.This project can be extended to make automatic home lights ...
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Sat, 5 Dec 2015 05:26:51 PST
Linkit ONE: Earthquake Detector http://www.instructables.com/id/Linkit-ONE-Earthquake-Detector/
Linkit ONE: Earthquake Detector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/C0TN/IHQMA60A/FEIC0TNIHQMA60A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/C0TN/IHQMA60A/FEIC0TNIHQMA60A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEI/C0TN/IHQMA60A/FEIC0TNIHQMA60A.SMALL.jpg Diwask This instructable will guide you through the process of making an earthquake detector using the Mediatek Linkit ONE. This can be useful in earthquake prone areas as this project is very sensitive to any type of vibrations.It uses a mercury tilt switch to detect earthquakes then, a buzzer beeps to gi...
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Fri, 4 Dec 2015 09:56:05 PST
Displaying data on a website - Electronic Pot [Arduino Nano + Ethernet Shield] http://www.instructables.com/id/Displaying-data-on-a-website-Electronic-Pot-Arduin/
Displaying data on a website - Electronic Pot [Arduino Nano + Ethernet Shield] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/9QBB/IHNP7F20/FNG9QBBIHNP7F20.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/9QBB/IHNP7F20/FNG9QBBIHNP7F20.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNG/9QBB/IHNP7F20/FNG9QBBIHNP7F20.SMALL.jpg janped I always wanted a plant in my room, that would fill the space between unfinished projects and expensive, but unnecessary pieces of electronic parts. So I came up with the idea of an electronic pot – The Arduino E-Pot – that would measure the basic needs of the plant (humidity, temperature and th...
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Wed, 2 Dec 2015 06:32:22 PST
Light Sensor Circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/Light-Sensor-Circuit/
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 14:19:12 PST
Wearable Wireless Gesture Control with PHIRO Pro + Arduino + Pocket Code smartphone app (JEDI MODE) http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Wireless-Gesture-Control-with-PHIRO-Pro-A/
Wearable Wireless Gesture Control with PHIRO Pro + Arduino + Pocket Code smartphone app (JEDI MODE) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/GYHI/IHKU9L7J/FGGGYHIIHKU9L7J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/GYHI/IHKU9L7J/FGGGYHIIHKU9L7J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGG/GYHI/IHKU9L7J/FGGGYHIIHKU9L7J.SMALL.jpg RobotixUSA Once again, here we are with another tutorial to "Awaken the Force" within you! With the new Star Wars movie just around the corner, we thought it would be fun to use the force to control PHIRO. In this tutorial, we will be using PHIRO Pro with Arduino along with some awesome Flex sensors. "To the t...
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Mon, 30 Nov 2015 04:22:23 PST
distance measurement with 2.4 ftf and ultrasonic sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/distance-measurement-with-24-ftf-and-ultrasonic-se/
distance measurement with 2.4 ftf and ultrasonic sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/K11L/IHI1K07B/FTGK11LIHI1K07B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/K11L/IHI1K07B/FTGK11LIHI1K07B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTG/K11L/IHI1K07B/FTGK11LIHI1K07B.SMALL.jpg TheOverclocker this is very simple arduino circuit with HC-SR04 ultrasonic sensor and 2.4 inch tft display, powered by arduino uno.the arduino uno calculate the distance and update the display every 1 second.watch this video to see how it works. Tools and parts the only tool we need is a pc with arduino IDE.in ...
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Sat, 28 Nov 2015 09:54:07 PST
Cloud air pollution analytics with Intel Edison and IBM Bluemix http://www.instructables.com/id/Cloud-air-pollution-analytics-with-Intel-Edison-an/
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Sun, 22 Nov 2015 19:12:21 PST
Personal Space Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/Personal-Space-Meter/
Personal Space Meter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/8LZ4/IH877KU5/FSH8LZ4IH877KU5.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/8LZ4/IH877KU5/FSH8LZ4IH877KU5.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSH/8LZ4/IH877KU5/FSH8LZ4IH877KU5.SMALL.jpg jayludden Materials: MediaTek Linkit ONE Board + battery 7 segment shield 7 segment display HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Distance Sensor Buzzer Male-to-Female Jumper WiresSummary:Distance in cm is displayed on the board based on readings from an ultrasonic sensor. When an object comes within 20 cm from the sensor, the...
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Fri, 20 Nov 2015 14:01:47 PST
Intel Galileo Gen 2 Light Sensor With Seed Studio Starter Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Galileo-Gen-2-Light-Sensor-With-Seed-Studio-/
Intel Galileo Gen 2 Light Sensor With Seed Studio Starter Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/O3O0/IH3TAKJM/FJ1O3O0IH3TAKJM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/O3O0/IH3TAKJM/FJ1O3O0IH3TAKJM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/O3O0/IH3TAKJM/FJ1O3O0IH3TAKJM.SMALL.jpg ArthurO4 Here I'm going to show you how to create a simple Intel Galileo Gen2 Project with a light sensor and an LCD display.Basically when there is light the display is supposed to Display "There is Light" and "Doing Stuff". The "Doing Stuff" part is left to you,you can hook up a servo,fan...etc but as of n...
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Wed, 18 Nov 2015 03:23:14 PST
Wearable Weather Watch http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Weather-Watch/
Wearable Weather Watch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/NE5F/IH0YKFHW/FQQNE5FIH0YKFHW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/NE5F/IH0YKFHW/FQQNE5FIH0YKFHW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/NE5F/IH0YKFHW/FQQNE5FIH0YKFHW.SMALL.jpg AgentMess This is the first wearable i've made. It's a portable weather station, which might come in handy if you are into open air festivals, camping or just like to go for long walks. The Weather Watch monitores air pressure and temperature in order to do a short term weather forecast. Since I'm no expert i...
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Mon, 16 Nov 2015 10:52:52 PST
Color Changing Model House (Hopeful Wifi Connection) http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Model-House-Hopeful-Wifi-Connection/
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 08:21:07 PST
Simple Led Thermometer http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Led-Thermometer/
Simple Led Thermometer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/GIGR/IGZGUW9Z/F0EGIGRIGZGUW9Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/GIGR/IGZGUW9Z/F0EGIGRIGZGUW9Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0E/GIGR/IGZGUW9Z/F0EGIGRIGZGUW9Z.SMALL.jpg dstech This is a very quick and easy Arduino project, great for beginners! This instructable will show you how to make a simple visual thermometer by using several leds and a temperature sensor, connected to an Arduino. You will need breadboard X1Arduino Uno R3 X 1Leds of various colors X 5male to male j...
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Sun, 15 Nov 2015 00:03:04 PST
World's Simplest Line Following Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Simplest-Line-Following-Robot/
World's Simplest Line Following Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/HZTE/IGWO6VE0/FNNHZTEIGWO6VE0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/HZTE/IGWO6VE0/FNNHZTEIGWO6VE0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNN/HZTE/IGWO6VE0/FNNHZTEIGWO6VE0.SMALL.jpg rjawale Here in this instructable I'm going to show you how to make the World's simplest Line following robot. Simplest in terms of number of parts used and the complexity of the circuit.Most of the line following robots on the internet use complex circuits with microcontrollers and op amps. And the algorit...
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Fri, 13 Nov 2015 11:17:56 PST
Color Changing Festive Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Color-Changing-Festive-Lamp/
Color Changing Festive Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/8HAW/IGTY9QVO/FV98HAWIGTY9QVO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/8HAW/IGTY9QVO/FV98HAWIGTY9QVO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/8HAW/IGTY9QVO/FV98HAWIGTY9QVO.SMALL.jpg Saiyam You may have already seen dozens of mood lamps here at instructables that change their color slowly and randomly. But what about a lamp that changes it's color whenever someone passed by from the front the lamp? Sounds good, isn't it? So here's presenting you an amazing lamp that detects motion of a...
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 04:40:49 PST
IoT Charts Using Google Tools: Getting Started http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Charts-Using-Google-Tools-Getting-Started/
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Tue, 10 Nov 2015 08:37:07 PST
TeleLab - Monitor your lab with Telegram, Node.js and Websockets http://www.instructables.com/id/TeleLab-Monitor-your-lab-with-Telegram-Nodejs-and-/
TeleLab - Monitor your lab with Telegram, Node.js and Websockets - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/1NF5/IGSK4VNL/FVK1NF5IGSK4VNL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/1NF5/IGSK4VNL/FVK1NF5IGSK4VNL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVK/1NF5/IGSK4VNL/FVK1NF5IGSK4VNL.SMALL.jpg plugable This is a very simple application of the Intel Edison based on the requirement of a monitoring system for the lab. With this I can leave the laboratory while checking from time to time that the temperature of a mixture is stable or keep the air contamination of the lab at a minimum by employing an e...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 20:56:06 PST
AINA: Field Lab Using Edison IoT http://www.instructables.com/id/AINA-Field-Lab-Using-Edison-IoT/
AINA: Field Lab Using Edison IoT - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/BKPH/IGSF160Q/FUXBKPHIGSF160Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/BKPH/IGSF160Q/FUXBKPHIGSF160Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUX/BKPH/IGSF160Q/FUXBKPHIGSF160Q.SMALL.jpg MauiJerry AINA (Automated Information on Nature Attributes) is an electronic sensor field laboratory built on the Intel® Edison IoT platform. The acronym, "AINA", references the a Hawaiian word for land or place.Project Overview:Our project is a proof of concept for a re-configurable sensor platform or field ...
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Mon, 9 Nov 2015 17:56:13 PST
the INTEL FORCE http://www.instructables.com/id/the-INTEL-FORCE/
the INTEL FORCE - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/EO6T/IGPGRCNS/FN0EO6TIGPGRCNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/EO6T/IGPGRCNS/FN0EO6TIGPGRCNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/EO6T/IGPGRCNS/FN0EO6TIGPGRCNS.SMALL.jpg jOker58 the INTEL FORCE is a hands free robotic arm run by the programing system of Intel Edison And make sure to follow me to get awesome tech and science instructables And I purposely put the extra n in the title of the robotJust so you know this can also be used with the arduino depending on the programm...
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Sun, 8 Nov 2015 06:51:25 PST
Room Temperature with Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Room-Temperature-with-Pi/
Room Temperature with Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/OGR3/IGCHJWB7/FMNOGR3IGCHJWB7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/OGR3/IGCHJWB7/FMNOGR3IGCHJWB7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMN/OGR3/IGCHJWB7/FMNOGR3IGCHJWB7.SMALL.jpg GuidoPereira Hello everyone.Today I have a Small Project I've done using the Raspberry Pi. This Project is a Thermometer that Reads the Room Temperature every 5 minutes, lights one LED and then Writes the Temperature to a File.This is a Beginner Project that anyone who wants to get into Electronics can do. It's ...
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Thu, 29 Oct 2015 18:48:55 PDT
Smart Halloween Pumpkin Lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Halloween-Pumpkin-Lamp/
Smart Halloween Pumpkin Lamp - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/MH42/IGC3EB0H/FTIMH42IGC3EB0H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/MH42/IGC3EB0H/FTIMH42IGC3EB0H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTI/MH42/IGC3EB0H/FTIMH42IGC3EB0H.SMALL.jpg VIPER IoT Halloween is coming up soon and probably you need something to impress your friends.This is the project for you: a 3D-Printed Halloween Pumpkin Lamp that changes color and hums a halloween song when it hears a noise around.The design is very simple, as most of the dirty job is done for you by VIPER,...
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Wed, 28 Oct 2015 13:13:12 PDT
SENSE : Smart Breath Analysis Device ( A Smart Breathalyzer ) http://www.instructables.com/id/SENSE-Smart-Breath-Analysis-Device-A-Smart-Breatha/
SENSE : Smart Breath Analysis Device ( A Smart Breathalyzer ) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/DCD8/IG8BI3RW/FNFDCD8IG8BI3RW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/DCD8/IG8BI3RW/FNFDCD8IG8BI3RW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNF/DCD8/IG8BI3RW/FNFDCD8IG8BI3RW.SMALL.jpg Geeve George Hello Everyone,I'm Geeve George a 15 year old Maker/Electronics Hobbyist.I love Computer Vision , Android Development and Algorithm Design.I am currently in 11th Grade Computer Science Student at Little Rock Indian School. :)Find more about me at : www.geevegeorge.co.vu.What is a Breathalyzer?A brea...
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Tue, 27 Oct 2015 00:08:20 PDT
Building a polarized beacon finder http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-polarized-beacon-finder/
Building a polarized beacon finder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/A85P/IG5GLQXL/F99A85PIG5GLQXL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/A85P/IG5GLQXL/F99A85PIG5GLQXL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F99/A85P/IG5GLQXL/F99A85PIG5GLQXL.SMALL.jpg atlantageek This design is based and/or inspired by botchoy and the robot room.Every year Atlanta Hobby robotics polyathlon is held. It requires you to build a somewhat flexible robot that can do such things as find objects and push them off tables, follow lines, dead reckoning and the beacon killer. I've found...
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Sun, 25 Oct 2015 09:05:31 PDT
TWIST- DIY Tweeting Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/TWIST-DIY-Tweeting-Weather-Station/
TWIST- DIY Tweeting Weather Station - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/DHFQ/IH29LYS1/FLUDHFQIH29LYS1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/DHFQ/IH29LYS1/FLUDHFQIH29LYS1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLU/DHFQ/IH29LYS1/FLUDHFQIH29LYS1.SMALL.jpg Jonathanrjpereira Ever wanted to monitor your city's Current Weather Conditions, Carbon Footprint, Noise and Pollution levels? Do you want be a Climate Change Crusader or set-up your own Tweeting Weather Station and share your local weather conditions with the world?Meet Tweeting Weather IoT Station aka TWIST - a DIY...
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Sat, 24 Oct 2015 05:50:34 PDT
LinkIt One Tutorials - #8 DS18B20 One Wire Water Temperature Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/LinkIt-One-Tutorials-8-DS18B20-One-Wire-Water-Temp/
LinkIt One Tutorials - #8 DS18B20 One Wire Water Temperature Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/50AL/IFVC5IJA/F9T50ALIFVC5IJA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/50AL/IFVC5IJA/F9T50ALIFVC5IJA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F9T/50AL/IFVC5IJA/F9T50ALIFVC5IJA.SMALL.jpg gregoryfenton For this tutorial I am going to add a water temperature monitor using a DS18B20.The DS18B20 is a one wire device. One Wire means that it gets commands from the controlling device (in this case our LinkIt One board) and sends them back using the same wire.One wire devices can either be fed a voltage ...
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Sun, 18 Oct 2015 04:12:47 PDT
IR MultiTouch Sensors for augmenting Objects and Human Skin http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-IR-MultiTouch-Sensors-for-augmenting-Objects-a/
IR MultiTouch Sensors for augmenting Objects and Human Skin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/8RCG/IFTWPSVD/F4P8RCGIFTWPSVD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/8RCG/IFTWPSVD/F4P8RCGIFTWPSVD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4P/8RCG/IFTWPSVD/F4P8RCGIFTWPSVD.SMALL.jpg fkeel I've been building custom IR sensing solutions for a while now. These include proximity sensors, object detection sensors and multit-touch sensors. The intent behind this instructable is to share some of the experiences I've collected in desinging these custom sensors. Ideally this will help you in ...
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Fri, 16 Oct 2015 11:19:05 PDT
Arduino developing workshop http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-developing-workshop/
Arduino developing workshop - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/OI5U/IFOBIF65/FRWOI5UIFOBIF65.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/OI5U/IFOBIF65/FRWOI5UIFOBIF65.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRW/OI5U/IFOBIF65/FRWOI5UIFOBIF65.SMALL.jpg Matej Blagšič Hello,In this instructable I'm going to show you how I work with Arduinos and what is the ideal setup for working on arduino based project.I recently got a lot of stuff from china for a very small amount of money so i decided to make this instructable about how to make a decent arduino/electronic wo...
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Tue, 13 Oct 2015 06:36:33 PDT
Raspberry datalogger with Mysql Highcharts http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-datalogger-with-Mysql-Highcharts/
Raspberry datalogger with Mysql Highcharts - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/VFRX/IFF8FSZ4/FLIVFRXIFF8FSZ4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/VFRX/IFF8FSZ4/FLIVFRXIFF8FSZ4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLI/VFRX/IFF8FSZ4/FLIVFRXIFF8FSZ4.SMALL.jpg emmeshop In this tutorial we achieve a data logger for several sensors connected to Raspberry. The sensors data will be stored in a MySQL database and displayed by a chart with HighchartsYou need a Raspberry Pi with latest Raspbian preinstalled ( we use the new Jessie version ), some sensors connected to Phi...
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Tue, 6 Oct 2015 22:21:20 PDT