Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - technology - arduino - twitter - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 3 Sep 2015 08:22:08 PDT BLOX v1.01 IoT Wall Outlet with Arduino and ESP8266 http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Wall-Outlet-with-Arduino-and-ESP8266/
IoT Wall Outlet with Arduino and ESP8266 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OCX8/ID5S93BT/FNROCX8ID5S93BT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OCX8/ID5S93BT/FNROCX8ID5S93BT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNR/OCX8/ID5S93BT/FNROCX8ID5S93BT.SMALL.jpg gopinath.marappan In this instructable, I show you how to add enhanced accessibility, intelligence and connectivity to an ordinary wall outlet. This is done with a combination of microcontrollers, Arduino, various sensors, ESP8266 and a mix of software packages. As I have designed this project in a sort of a modular...
By: gopinath.marappan

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Mon, 10 Aug 2015 03:59:16 PDT
Water squirting, Twitter enabled intruder detector! http://www.instructables.com/id/Water-squirting-twitter-enabled-intruder-alarm/
Water squirting, Twitter enabled intruder detector! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2SCC/IATHB1SS/FEW2SCCIATHB1SS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2SCC/IATHB1SS/FEW2SCCIATHB1SS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEW/2SCC/IATHB1SS/FEW2SCCIATHB1SS.SMALL.jpg aderhgawen What's better than a motion detector for home security? A tweeting motion detector that can spray water!In this project, we will build a water spraying intruder alarm using a Lightblue Bean (a BLE enabled Arduino micro controller) equipped with a PIR motion sensor. After spraying the intruder, the L...
By: aderhgawen

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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:31:49 PDT
Smart Tweeting Coffee Maker http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Tweeting-Coffee-Maker/
Smart Tweeting Coffee Maker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7VMX/I9L6L6ZK/F8H7VMXI9L6L6ZK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7VMX/I9L6L6ZK/F8H7VMXI9L6L6ZK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/7VMX/I9L6L6ZK/F8H7VMXI9L6L6ZK.SMALL.jpg trummerjo Do you hate people sometimes? Or are you lazy as hell? Or are you too impatient to wait till your coffee is ready? We are! We don'€™t like stupid small talks with stupid people in the kitchen. We try to avoid unnecessary walks and we don't want to spend our precious time on waiting. That'€™s why we ...
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Tue, 12 May 2015 14:54:51 PDT
Crying Baby Detector Using 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/Crying-Baby-Detector-Using-1Sheeld/
Crying Baby Detector Using 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OXXA/I6WDO73E/FB4OXXAI6WDO73E.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OXXA/I6WDO73E/FB4OXXAI6WDO73E.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB4/OXXA/I6WDO73E/FB4OXXAI6WDO73E.SMALL.jpg kerolos.magdy.5 The biggest problem that mothers face is that they can't leave their babies alone in a room asleep, That they must sit next to them, And leave anything else in there hand because getting afraid if the baby starts to wake up which is a wasting of time, From there came my IDEACrying Baby Detector is a...
By: kerolos.magdy.5

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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 09:07:56 PST
Bear With Me http://www.instructables.com/id/Bear-With-Me/
Bear With Me - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/DWZ1/HAQ30DBM/FAFDWZ1HAQ30DBM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/DWZ1/HAQ30DBM/FAFDWZ1HAQ30DBM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/DWZ1/HAQ30DBM/FAFDWZ1HAQ30DBM.SMALL.jpg knighttime1010 This instructable teaches how to make our Bear With Me system, a prototype that allows two users to tangibly send and receive hugs (as well as motion) in near real-time. The bears will be able to send tweets when physically hugged.  Their hearts will glow when they receive the other bear's hug.  Th...
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Mon, 17 Dec 2012 17:05:18 PST
Arduino/Twitter Mets Apple http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Activated-Home-Run-Indicator/
Arduino/Twitter Mets Apple - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MCM7/HY9Y3C25/FO9MCM7HY9Y3C25.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MCM7/HY9Y3C25/FO9MCM7HY9Y3C25.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/MCM7/HY9Y3C25/FO9MCM7HY9Y3C25.SMALL.jpg ProfMuggs Whenever I go to Citi Field with my kids to see the Mets, they go crazy for the Home Run Apple.To me, the Apple is part of what makes baseball exciting for kids. Even though my kids may not watch most of the games, I still enjoy bringing them along. The Home Run Apple started popping out of a top ha...
By: ProfMuggs

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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:36:42 PDT
Critter Twitter Trap http://www.instructables.com/id/Critter-Twitter-Trap/
Critter Twitter Trap - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/U7A2/HX7PA87Q/FCWU7A2HX7PA87Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/U7A2/HX7PA87Q/FCWU7A2HX7PA87Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/U7A2/HX7PA87Q/FCWU7A2HX7PA87Q.SMALL.jpg siliconghost Havahart traps are really nice if you have pests to rid your home of but you don’t feel the need to do this through means of killing the animal. The problem we are faced with is constant monitoring of the trap. If you forget to check back frequently (usually at least once a day), you risk having the...
By: siliconghost

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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 20:02:51 PDT
The Tweetball: A Christmas Ornament Ball that shows your friends' twitter wishes http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tweetball-A-Christmas-Ornament-Ball-that-shows/
The Tweetball: A Christmas Ornament Ball that shows your friends' twitter wishes - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/KZGP/HQ2XTE35/FHLKZGPHQ2XTE35.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/KZGP/HQ2XTE35/FHLKZGPHQ2XTE35.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHL/KZGP/HQ2XTE35/FHLKZGPHQ2XTE35.SMALL.jpg Gelotology If you ever wanted to hang your friends' twitter wishes in a tree, here's your chance. This Christmas ornament ball will use Twitter's API to grab tweets with a certain hashtag, username or keyword and display them. All you need is a WiFi module, an arduino, an LCD display some cable and you're read...
By: Gelotology

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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 08:45:39 PST
the tweiger counter http://www.instructables.com/id/the-tweiger-counter/
the tweiger counter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/IU80/HJ601H3Z/FDAIU80HJ601H3Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/IU80/HJ601H3Z/FDAIU80HJ601H3Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDA/IU80/HJ601H3Z/FDAIU80HJ601H3Z.SMALL.jpg leftbigtoe The following steps will enable you to build your own tweiger-counter! It searches in current twitter messages sent around the globe for the words like nuclear, calculates a sliding window average and pushes it to the arduino that will click for every incoming tweet like an original Geiger counter a...
By: leftbigtoe

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Tue, 16 Jul 2013 13:35:11 PDT
How to make a remote-control sentient web-puppet by hacking Twitter, Google, Skype, Arduino and Processing! http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-remote-control-sentient-web-puppet-b/
How to make a remote-control sentient web-puppet by hacking Twitter, Google, Skype, Arduino and Processing! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/N8YV/HBNXV2PX/FI1N8YVHBNXV2PX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/N8YV/HBNXV2PX/FI1N8YVHBNXV2PX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI1/N8YV/HBNXV2PX/FI1N8YVHBNXV2PX.SMALL.jpg rosemarybeetle How to manipulate a physical object over the web just by using common web services and their accessible data feeds, with some added open source stuff to decode and manipulate that data, and ultimately use the data to move and control physical hardware.   Twitr_janus - a prototype web-controlled ...
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Sat, 9 Feb 2013 15:11:00 PST
Twitter Enabled Text to Speech http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Enabled-Text-to-Speech/
Twitter Enabled Text to Speech - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/334K/H91LGCB4/FLH334KH91LGCB4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/334K/H91LGCB4/FLH334KH91LGCB4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLH/334K/H91LGCB4/FLH334KH91LGCB4.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei Let the world know what you're eating for breakfast with an 80's style vocal synthesizer!  This project uses an Arduino to send your Twitter stream to a voice generator chip called the SpeakJet.  The setup that I use here can also be extended to other applications where you'd want to translate text ...
By: amandaghassaei

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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 11:39:03 PST
An Arduino RSS Feed Display http://www.instructables.com/id/Wiring-up-the-LCD-and-the-LED/
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Thu, 26 Jul 2012 13:38:26 PDT
Twitter Controlled Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Controlled-Pet-Feeder/
Twitter Controlled Pet Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/9ZIW/H4ZN4RAW/FAU9ZIWH4ZN4RAW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/9ZIW/H4ZN4RAW/FAU9ZIWH4ZN4RAW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAU/9ZIW/H4ZN4RAW/FAU9ZIWH4ZN4RAW.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei A great project for busy pet owners. This Twitter-Controlled pet feeder automatically dispenses food in response to activity on your Twitter account. The project is controlled by an Arduino and uses the Arduino Ethernet shield to receive data from Twitter. I hacked this automatic Pet Feeder from ...
By: amandaghassaei

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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:45:13 PDT
Gut Check a Tweeting and Facebooking Fridge http://www.instructables.com/id/Gut-Check-Fridge-a-Tweeting-and-Facebooking-Fri/
Gut Check a Tweeting and Facebooking Fridge - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/37GJ/GSRO5X9B/FSE37GJGSRO5X9B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/37GJ/GSRO5X9B/FSE37GJGSRO5X9B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSE/37GJ/GSRO5X9B/FSE37GJGSRO5X9B.SMALL.jpg cyancdesign I have a problem, I'm trying to lose weight but I love snacking late at night. And no one knows that I even do it. That being one of my biggest hurdles, I figured why not include all my social media friends and followers in helping me. Whether they know it or not. So I decided to hook up my fridge ...
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Wed, 5 Oct 2011 06:14:11 PDT
AlarmingTweet http://www.instructables.com/id/AlarmingTweet/
AlarmingTweet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/B63R/GPBD39P2/F8VB63RGPBD39P2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/B63R/GPBD39P2/F8VB63RGPBD39P2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8V/B63R/GPBD39P2/F8VB63RGPBD39P2.SMALL.jpg willnue This project will add tweeting capabilities to the GE 45142 Choice-Alert Wireless Control Center Alarm system. The alarm system allows you to connect up to 16 different sensors across 4 zones and with the addition of the Arduino powered AlarmingTweet you can enable it to keep you informed of it's st...
By: willnue

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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 23:58:52 PDT
Make your pet dishes tweet! http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-your-pet-dishes-tweet/
Make your pet dishes tweet! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/UJ1T/GP7IF68J/FQ6UJ1TGP7IF68J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/UJ1T/GP7IF68J/FQ6UJ1TGP7IF68J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ6/UJ1T/GP7IF68J/FQ6UJ1TGP7IF68J.SMALL.jpg thoughtfix You give your pets everything: Food, water, a home, toys, and love. Why not give them a twitter account? This project allows you to monitor your pets' eating habits and receive alerts when their supplies are low. It's also a cute, fun way to learn how to interact with the Arduino, Twitter, sens...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2011 19:13:10 PDT
Sleep n' Tweet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleep-n-Tweet/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2011 10:46:31 PDT
Tweeting Cat Door http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweeting-Cat-Door/
Tweeting Cat Door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/ZSU6/GOW495EK/F61ZSU6GOW495EK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/ZSU6/GOW495EK/F61ZSU6GOW495EK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F61/ZSU6/GOW495EK/F61ZSU6GOW495EK.SMALL.jpg e1ioan Note: to see everything on one page, please go to: www.tweetingcatdoor.com After receiving many emails requesting Instructions and Kits for building the "Tweeting Cat Door ", I decided to make a version that is stand-alone and doesn't need a computer to be run and that is easy to be put together b...
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Fri, 17 Jun 2011 13:00:38 PDT
TwitMap: Topographical Colorado Twitter Map http://www.instructables.com/id/TwitMap-Topographical-Colorado-Twitter-Map/
TwitMap: Topographical Colorado Twitter Map - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/GPKS/GLWR1EXP/F4YGPKSGLWR1EXP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/GPKS/GLWR1EXP/F4YGPKSGLWR1EXP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4Y/GPKS/GLWR1EXP/F4YGPKSGLWR1EXP.SMALL.jpg ianisborn   TwitMap This instructable will show you how to make a 3D Map of Twitter data for the state of Colorado, but you'll be able to recreate it for any area that you wish. This map is made out of multiple laser-cut layers of basswood and uses LEDs and an Arduino board to display what kind of Twitt...
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Fri, 1 Apr 2011 09:58:00 PDT
Tweet-a-Pot: Twitter Enabled Coffee Pot http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweet-a-Pot-Twitter-Enabled-Coffee-Pot/
Tweet-a-Pot: Twitter Enabled Coffee Pot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/U4PC/GIH8ND9J/F3KU4PCGIH8ND9J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/U4PC/GIH8ND9J/F3KU4PCGIH8ND9J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3K/U4PC/GIH8ND9J/F3KU4PCGIH8ND9J.SMALL.jpg frenzy Like the idea of making coffee on the fly? from your bed? While you're on the bus coming home? Then the Tweet-a-pot is for you! Tweet-a-pot is the next in fancy twitter enabled devices. This coffee pot enables its owner to make a pot of coffee from anywhere they have cell phone reception, using twi...
By: frenzy

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Wed, 5 Jan 2011 15:40:26 PST
Twittering Laser Tripwire with Webcam Capture http://www.instructables.com/id/Twittering-Laser-Tripwire-with-Webcam-Capture/
Twittering Laser Tripwire with Webcam Capture - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/WK1Z/G3TDVVK8/FXIWK1ZG3TDVVK8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/WK1Z/G3TDVVK8/FXIWK1ZG3TDVVK8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXI/WK1Z/G3TDVVK8/FXIWK1ZG3TDVVK8.SMALL.jpg action_owl This instructable will show you how to construct a laser tripwire that can twitter and grab an image from a webcam, as well as execute any command you can put in a bash script. This instructable is actually quite simple and is even suitable as a beginner arduino project. It requires a GNU/linux (or...
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Sun, 3 Jan 2010 10:51:06 PST
Twitter Mood Light - The World's Mood in a Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Mood-Light-The-Worlds-Mood-in-a-Box/
Twitter Mood Light - The World's Mood in a Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/HBUE/G91Y4T9H/FF2HBUEG91Y4T9H.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/HBUE/G91Y4T9H/FF2HBUEG91Y4T9H.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF2/HBUE/G91Y4T9H/FF2HBUEG91Y4T9H.SMALL.jpg RandomMatrix How's the world feeling right now? This box tells you. Powered by: an Arduino, a WiFly wireless module, an RGB LED, Twitter.com and a 9v battery. I’m a news junkie. I want to know everything that is going on in the world as soon as it happens. I want to wake up and know immediately if something b...
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Thu, 13 May 2010 08:36:16 PDT
The Twittering Office Chair http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Twittering-Office-Chair/
The Twittering Office Chair - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/0DKP/FT7PKX6W/F0M0DKPFT7PKX6W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/0DKP/FT7PKX6W/F0M0DKPFT7PKX6W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0M/0DKP/FT7PKX6W/F0M0DKPFT7PKX6W.SMALL.jpg randofo The Twittering office chair "tweets" (posts a Twitter update) upon the detection of natural gas such as that produced by human flatulence. This is part of my commitment to accurately document and share my life as it happens. For more in depth theory, please see the next step entitled Theory.See the ...
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