Instructables: exploring - technology - sensors http://www.instructables.com Wed, 2 Sep 2015 12:26:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Intel Edison Sensor Dashboard Using Freeboard/Python/Flask (minimal programming necessary) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-Edison-Sensor-Dashboard-Using-FreeboardPytho/
Intel Edison Sensor Dashboard Using Freeboard/Python/Flask (minimal programming necessary) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/4Z20/IE223RYD/FCV4Z20IE223RYD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/4Z20/IE223RYD/FCV4Z20IE223RYD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCV/4Z20/IE223RYD/FCV4Z20IE223RYD.SMALL.jpg JustinN1 First I wanted to say thank you for the opportunity to work with an Edison and for being given one by Intel/Instructables for the purpose of entering their IoT contest. I think this is a great way to do community building and encourage developers to get involved and on board. It should also get yo...
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Tue, 1 Sep 2015 21:23:06 PDT
Oktoberfest of Things Beer Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Oktoberfest-of-Things-Beer-Table/
Oktoberfest of Things Beer Table - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/HW7P/IDU2N15Y/FHGHW7PIDU2N15Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/HW7P/IDU2N15Y/FHGHW7PIDU2N15Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHG/HW7P/IDU2N15Y/FHGHW7PIDU2N15Y.SMALL.jpg hansamann The Oktoberfest of Things is a a community of makers that gather each year around the Oktoberfest in Munich (or elsewhere soon?) and hack the Oktoberfest. Inspired by the Internet of Things, we discovered the Oktoberfest as the perfect setting for trying out all kind of crazy ideas.The hybris labs t...
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Thu, 27 Aug 2015 06:04:15 PDT
Arduino Zombie Detector Game http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Zombie-Detector-Game/
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Wed, 26 Aug 2015 13:13:51 PDT
Node Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Node-Pi/
Node Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/1J4X/IDLO3IID/FS81J4XIDLO3IID.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/1J4X/IDLO3IID/FS81J4XIDLO3IID.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS8/1J4X/IDLO3IID/FS81J4XIDLO3IID.SMALL.jpg DhIrajK3 What we have made is a mini node station, having capabilities of collecting real time data of environment using its sensors web and feed it real time to IoT platform. Welcome to the world of Internet and sensors, when two of them speak with each other miracle happens. About Our Project:Its a mini w...
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Fri, 21 Aug 2015 04:17:26 PDT
kippkitts Sensor Motes Introduction http://www.instructables.com/id/kippkitts-Sensor-Motes-Introduction/
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Tue, 18 Aug 2015 11:30:29 PDT
Predictive Maintenance at Intel IoT roadshow (Intel IoT) http://www.instructables.com/id/Predictive-Maintenance/
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Sun, 16 Aug 2015 06:41:07 PDT
Use Sensors and Actuators to Make a Mechanical Labyrinth Maze http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensors-and-Actuators-to-Make-a-Mechanical-Labyrin/
Use Sensors and Actuators to Make a Mechanical Labyrinth Maze - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/STG6/ICP0X7ZH/F40STG6ICP0X7ZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/STG6/ICP0X7ZH/F40STG6ICP0X7ZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F40/STG6/ICP0X7ZH/F40STG6ICP0X7ZH.SMALL.jpg Kinoma A three-axis accelerometer captures the tilt of the Kinoma Create. Kinoma Create processes the tilt data in software to control the rotation of two servo motors connected to the maze. The result is intuitive movement of the maze relative to the controller. Mechanical gears convert the 180 degrees of...
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Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:41:30 PDT
how to make a dark detector circuit http://www.instructables.com/id/how-to-make-a-dark-detector-circuit/
how to make a dark detector circuit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/XWQJ/ICICY7ZG/FJSXWQJICICY7ZG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/XWQJ/ICICY7ZG/FJSXWQJICICY7ZG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJS/XWQJ/ICICY7ZG/FJSXWQJICICY7ZG.SMALL.jpg samudralaachyuthkumar this is the circuitdark detector video this is circuit with variable resistance this is circuit with ic 555 chip
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Thu, 23 Jul 2015 16:43:55 PDT
DIY Cheap Smartboard http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Cheap-Smartboard/
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Sat, 4 Jul 2015 06:43:03 PDT
Blue by Team Dropz http://www.instructables.com/id/Blue-by-Team-Dropz/
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Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:36:51 PDT
DIY Home Security and Automation with Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Home-Security-and-Automation-with-Raspberry-Pi/
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Tue, 30 Jun 2015 12:05:44 PDT
Arduino and Matlab: let them talk using serial communication! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Matlab-let-them-talk-using-serial-comm/
Arduino and Matlab: let them talk using serial communication! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/329Q/IBAMRIXS/FC8329QIBAMRIXS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/329Q/IBAMRIXS/FC8329QIBAMRIXS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC8/329Q/IBAMRIXS/FC8329QIBAMRIXS.SMALL.jpg gianluca88 Hi Everybody!since when I've started playing with Arduino, I have always been wandering how I could make it talk and interact with the Matlab environment in an easy and effective way. I bumped into many Instructables and tutorials dealing with Arduino libraries and Matlab script files to get them ta...
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 12:41:42 PDT
Utilizando o Intel Edison para Monitorar Temperatura em Cidades Inteligentes http://www.instructables.com/id/Sistema-de-Monitoramento-de-Temperatura-para-Smart/
Utilizando o Intel Edison para Monitorar Temperatura em Cidades Inteligentes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/CDJW/IB8IE0UQ/FSKCDJWIB8IE0UQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/CDJW/IB8IE0UQ/FSKCDJWIB8IE0UQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSK/CDJW/IB8IE0UQ/FSKCDJWIB8IE0UQ.SMALL.jpg FábioC3 Este sistema pode ser utilizado para o monitoramento em tempo real ou orientado a eventos, onde os smart objects (Intel Edison) são espalhados pela Cidade e conectados através de redes Wi-Fi disponíveis.O projeto foi apresentado no IoT Roadshow 2015 com o uso da plataforma Intel Edison, para o armaz...
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Tue, 23 Jun 2015 10:58:17 PDT
The Bedroom Automation Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Bedroom-Automation-Box/
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Mon, 22 Jun 2015 04:56:29 PDT
UVita Sense http://www.instructables.com/id/UVita-Sense/
UVita Sense - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/221U/IAWC2R63/FO7221UIAWC2R63.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/221U/IAWC2R63/FO7221UIAWC2R63.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/221U/IAWC2R63/FO7221UIAWC2R63.SMALL.jpg hackteam007 What it is: A device to help people measure their UV exposure levels. Informs if they are at risk of skin cancer or if they are Vitamin D deficient. This prototype is to be places in public places such as Beach and parks so people can get real- time readings of UV radiation index , temperature. What...
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Sun, 14 Jun 2015 06:20:08 PDT
Edison-Smoke-Human-Detect System Using Twilio (Python) http://www.instructables.com/id/Edison-Smoke-Human-Detect-System-Using-Twilio-Pyth/
Edison-Smoke-Human-Detect System Using Twilio (Python) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/WBU4/IAKWMNZR/F4HWBU4IAKWMNZR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/WBU4/IAKWMNZR/F4HWBU4IAKWMNZR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/WBU4/IAKWMNZR/F4HWBU4IAKWMNZR.SMALL.jpg suryavansh Connect motion sensor and infrared detection sensor to count people entering a room. Use smoke sensor to detect smoke/fire. Send text to cell phone using Twilio API to inform about smoke. Flash Latest FW Image Copy the FW image files to Edison.Check the COM port for EdisonConnect using PuttyThen ...
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 20:07:45 PDT
e-NABLE Hand Spidey Sensors http://www.instructables.com/id/e-NABLE-Hand-Spidey-Sensors/
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Fri, 22 May 2015 18:35:10 PDT
Thermohygrometer with clock and LCD display on Arduino UNO http://www.instructables.com/id/Thermohygrometer-with-clock-and-LCD-display-on-Ard/
Thermohygrometer with clock and LCD display on Arduino UNO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/UBD1/I9UDOS04/FPDUBD1I9UDOS04.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/UBD1/I9UDOS04/FPDUBD1I9UDOS04.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPD/UBD1/I9UDOS04/FPDUBD1I9UDOS04.SMALL.jpg techrm These 7 steps will drive you through the "construction" of a thermo-hygrometer with clock on Arduino UNO.Data and time, humidity and temperature will be shown on a LCD 16x2 display .If you have purchased a LCD display and want to know how to properly solder a pin header to it, take a look at our tut...
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Tue, 19 May 2015 09:48:14 PDT
Solar Power Monitoring and Management http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Power-Monitoring-and-Management/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 08:15:15 PDT
Arduino and Pi in harmony - As a sensor web server! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Pi-in-harmony-As-a-sensor-web-server/
Arduino and Pi in harmony - As a sensor web server! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/M5EL/I9RLLU5G/FP9M5ELI9RLLU5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/M5EL/I9RLLU5G/FP9M5ELI9RLLU5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/M5EL/I9RLLU5G/FP9M5ELI9RLLU5G.SMALL.jpg jedhodson This Arduino and Raspberry Pi based project takes sensor data from the Arduino and sends it over USB to the Raspberry Pi. The data is then formed into a web page on the Pi. The web page is fully customizable. Here we use the Freetronics IR Thermometer Module to supply a stream of data to the Arduino...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 01:07:38 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
ACCELEROMETER & LOGGER + MAKE & USE http://www.instructables.com/id/ACCELEROMETER-LOGGER-MAKE-USE/
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Sat, 16 May 2015 11:17:00 PDT
Augmented Reality using Popcode http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-using-Popcode/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 05:39:31 PDT
Sensors Galore http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensors-Galore/
Sensors Galore - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/DC4L/I9ISUCMK/FJADC4LI9ISUCMK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/DC4L/I9ISUCMK/FJADC4LI9ISUCMK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJA/DC4L/I9ISUCMK/FJADC4LI9ISUCMK.SMALL.jpg igweckay This is a brief introduction to using the Intel Edison and integrating a few Grove Sensors. Then sensors include... 1. Light Sensor 2. Sound Sensor3. Temperature Sensor4. Combustion Gas Sensor5. Accelerator Enjoy! Gather your Materials Materials include the following...1. Intel Edison Board2. Ba...
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Sun, 10 May 2015 13:42:58 PDT
Track Liner http://www.instructables.com/id/Track-Liner/
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Thu, 7 May 2015 01:26:38 PDT
Smart 3D Printing http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-3D-Printing/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 12:01:45 PDT
Wearable Skin Temperature Logger http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Skin-Temperature-Logger/
Wearable Skin Temperature Logger - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/F5UU/I98BLH8H/F19F5UUI98BLH8H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/F5UU/I98BLH8H/F19F5UUI98BLH8H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F19/F5UU/I98BLH8H/F19F5UUI98BLH8H.SMALL.jpg jkredz As part of CU Boulder's CSCI 7000 Physical Computing for Good course I created a wearable device measure/record skin temperature and the wearer's thermal comfort (hot, warm, neutral, cool, cold). The goal is to eventually develop a system that can recognize the wearer's thermal state, based on skin...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 15:58:41 PDT
Arduino Based Chemical Titration (aka. The Titration Machine) http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Based-Chemical-Titration-aka-The-Titration/
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Sun, 3 May 2015 05:53:46 PDT
iChair http://www.instructables.com/id/iChair/
iChair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/JWVH/I8UUYQGX/FZHJWVHI8UUYQGX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/JWVH/I8UUYQGX/FZHJWVHI8UUYQGX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZH/JWVH/I8UUYQGX/FZHJWVHI8UUYQGX.SMALL.jpg bzpuerta Do you spend the most of your time sitting, and concerned about your health? We have a solution for you, the iChair!The iChair is one of it´s kind, which monitor your sitting behavior and maintain a proper log of it, and keep you informed that you might need a walk.Either you are working in transpor...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 04:34:26 PDT
DIY cheap glove controller and propeller car http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-cheap-glove-controller-and-propeller-car/
DIY cheap glove controller and propeller car - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/6LDR/I8UV0YC2/F576LDRI8UV0YC2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/6LDR/I8UV0YC2/F576LDRI8UV0YC2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F57/6LDR/I8UV0YC2/F576LDRI8UV0YC2.SMALL.jpg ivver HI there,In this instructable I'll show you how to make the cheapest glove for controlling your robots or any other Arduino or raspberry pi based projects and for demonstration example I'll also include how a little tutorial how I made car controlled by this glove. This whole glove is pure improvis...
By: ivver

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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 16:58:22 PDT
Home Automation/Security Prototype http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-AutomationSecurity-Prototype/
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By: Greenthorn

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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:16:09 PDT
Industrial FPGA http://www.instructables.com/id/Industrial-FPGA/
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By: azorp12

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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:56:35 PDT
Watt-a-save http://www.instructables.com/id/Watt-a-save/
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By: AndreiAnghel

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Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:51:03 PDT
Blindfold bObsweep Standard or Pethair http://www.instructables.com/id/Blindfold-bObsweep-Standard-or-Pethair/
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By: BobbybObsweepRobotVacuum

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Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:01:03 PDT
IoT Command Center http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Command-Center/
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By: Proto G

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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 00:46:06 PDT
Complete DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station with Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-DIY-Raspberry-Pi-Weather-Station-with-Sof/
Complete DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station with Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury Back in late February I saw this post on the Raspberry Pi site. http://www.raspberrypi.org/school-weather-station-...They had created Raspberry Pi Weather Stations for Schools. I totally wanted one! But at that time (and I believe still as of writing this) they are not publicly available (you need t...
By: kkingsbury

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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 19:44:19 PDT
Arduino Laser Tag Target System http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Laser-Target/
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By: LaserByte

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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 13:57:29 PDT
Augmented Reality Tutorials (8 Tutorial Pack) http://www.instructables.com/id/Augmented-Reality-Tutorial-No-1-Marker-Based-Primi/
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By: hypnotistas

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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 08:31:33 PDT
Home Environment Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Environment-Monitor/
Home Environment Monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/LHXG/I7GS7BWL/F2CLHXGI7GS7BWL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/LHXG/I7GS7BWL/F2CLHXGI7GS7BWL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2C/LHXG/I7GS7BWL/F2CLHXGI7GS7BWL.SMALL.jpg dexter_industries In this project we are going to create a Home Environment Monitor. This is a basic IOT project which uses a temperature, humidity, light and sound sensor with the GrovePi and graphs the live data coming from these sensors to the internet. List of what you need GrovePi+ (from the GrovePI+ starter...
By: dexter_industries

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Fri, 20 Mar 2015 11:00:13 PDT
Programming your Edison with Wyliodrin http://www.instructables.com/id/Conecting-sensors-in-Edison-with-Wyliodrin/
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By: AlexB23

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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 09:50:09 PDT
Using Buttons and Sensors to Make Music with the Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-Sensors-to-Make-Music-with-the-Intel-Edison/
Using Buttons and Sensors to Make Music with the Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/HJEW/I74N9TLS/FQBHJEWI74N9TLS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/HJEW/I74N9TLS/FQBHJEWI74N9TLS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQB/HJEW/I74N9TLS/FQBHJEWI74N9TLS.SMALL.jpg Jbuchacher Goals Get comfortable using the Edison to prototype a hardware project Build a simple Node.js application Play around with the power of WebSockets and real time networking Take advantage of Cylon.js ease-of-use when interfacing with buttons and sensors Explore digitally synthesizing sounds...
By: Jbuchacher

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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 21:49:30 PDT
AVR+ANDROID http://www.instructables.com/id/AVRANDROID/
AVR+ANDROID - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/8SX4/I71QBBHZ/FB78SX4I71QBBHZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/8SX4/I71QBBHZ/FB78SX4I71QBBHZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/8SX4/I71QBBHZ/FB78SX4I71QBBHZ.SMALL.jpg Greenthorn Dedicated to all lazy tech savvy who believes in more of smart work than hard work and try to find out easier ways to accomplish a task.This INSTRUCTABLE will guide you to make a "user-friendly" bots using AVR(atmega16 or any you are familiar with) micro-controller , sensors and your life companion ...
By: Greenthorn

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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 03:38:07 PDT
Getting Started with Analog.IO and Electric Imp http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Started-with-AnalogIO-and-Electric-Imp/
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Sat, 7 Mar 2015 14:37:04 PST
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. http://www.instructables.com/id/Power-from-trees-And-using-this-power-to-collect-d/
Power from trees!! And using this power to collect data form the environment. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAG/B75G/I6RSIJI9/FAGB75GI6RSIJI9.SMALL.jpg robinotics It is very well known that when putting a copper and a zinc rod into a potato, a voltage can be measured across the two rods, that is how the potato clock works. However we can take this idea further using a tree. As a tree has a higher volume than a potato, more energy can be transferred from the z...
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Mon, 2 Mar 2015 15:58:32 PST
Sensorino wireless home lighting with Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Sensorino-wireless-home-lighting-with-Arduino/
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By: balrog-k1n

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Sun, 1 Mar 2015 11:36:42 PST
Interactive Fuzzy LED Belt http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-Interactive-Fuzzy-LED-Belt/
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Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:34:25 PST
Multi Sensors Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-Sensors-Project/
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By: dev.alessiobigini

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Sun, 22 Feb 2015 10:46:03 PST
Making Automatic Street light http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-Automatic-Street-light/
Making Automatic Street light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/84YJ/I63EVLEA/FJG84YJI63EVLEA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/84YJ/I63EVLEA/FJG84YJI63EVLEA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJG/84YJ/I63EVLEA/FJG84YJI63EVLEA.SMALL.jpg nilanjanduke Here i have made a model project of automatic street light. When Darkness will appear on it, led will glow automatically & when light will appear on it, led will off automatically. You can also make this by following easy steps. Understanding circuit diagram Here is the circuit diagram of automat...
By: nilanjanduke

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Fri, 13 Feb 2015 07:56:57 PST
Intel IoT EDI - Monitoring a comfortable and safe environment (with Intel Edison) http://www.instructables.com/id/Intel-IoT-EDI-Monitoring-a-comfortable-and-safe-en/
Intel IoT EDI - Monitoring a comfortable and safe environment (with Intel Edison) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/SHBE/I5YAZH5G/F7HSHBEI5YAZH5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/SHBE/I5YAZH5G/F7HSHBEI5YAZH5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7H/SHBE/I5YAZH5G/F7HSHBEI5YAZH5G.SMALL.jpg semaHkd Before to start, I would like to thank Intel and Instructables for that opportunity: I've been selected among others winner of a marvelous Intel IoT Edison & Grove Kit... That was very surprising to me, and I am very grateful for it. Thanks! :-)IntroductionThe purpose of that first tutorial/instruct...
By: semaHkd

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Mon, 9 Feb 2015 16:16:11 PST
The COMFORT Meter http://www.instructables.com/id/The-COMFORT-Meter/
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By: TronikMaker

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Wed, 4 Feb 2015 00:53:04 PST