Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - arduino - twitter http://www.instructables.com Tue, 1 Sep 2015 09:22:40 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...
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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...
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Fri, 12 Jun 2015 18:31:49 PDT
DIY Vending Machine using Arduino & 1Sheeld http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Vending-Machine-using-Arduino-1Sheeld/
DIY Vending Machine using Arduino & 1Sheeld - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/ZSFC/IADRIO4J/FO6ZSFCIADRIO4J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/ZSFC/IADRIO4J/FO6ZSFCIADRIO4J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/ZSFC/IADRIO4J/FO6ZSFCIADRIO4J.SMALL.jpg MahmoudTolba Simply the machine has four types of candies and each type has it's special code, you should tweet with this special code to get your candy.Actually we participated with this project at Bay Area Maker Faire last week and I intend to continue my last journey to inspire kids to use modern technologi...
By: MahmoudTolba

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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 08:44:31 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
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Home-Control-at-7/
( Wrist-watch enabled) Home automation via Twitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F05/Z12X/I7GS6DTG/F05Z12XI7GS6DTG.SMALL.jpg adhesh This is an Instructable to make a Twitter controlled Home Automation system for your house in less than 7$ (Rs.450). This tutorial includes setting up Python, Arduino as well as Twitter to build your very own Twitter controlled personal assistant. The main reason I built this is to turn on the AC an...
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Sat, 14 Mar 2015 21:54:26 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...
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 09:07:56 PST
Combination Padlock 2.0 http://www.instructables.com/id/Combination-Padlock-20/
Combination Padlock 2.0 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/OC61/I600CDXF/FGMOC61I600CDXF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/OC61/I600CDXF/FGMOC61I600CDXF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGM/OC61/I600CDXF/FGMOC61I600CDXF.SMALL.jpg sagar.rupapara.14 HHello, I am sure you may have used one of these combination lock shown in the image. Well would you like to make an electronic lock which works just like these? If yes, than this instructable is for you. This could be use to secure your electronic project secure and only accessible by authorized pe...
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Thu, 12 Feb 2015 20:41:19 PST
twitter arduino security system http://www.instructables.com/id/twitter-arduino-security-system/
twitter arduino security system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F95/ZKPB/I53I5RR9/F95ZKPBI53I5RR9.SMALL.jpg HermanLeopold You will need:An Arduino uno or similar.An Arduino Ethernet ShieldA breadboardA computer with Arduino IDEAn Ethernet cable connected to internetTwo momentary switches (can be replaced by sensor)Two 1K resistorsA bunch of wires Step 1: wirring up Put the shield on to the Arduino Wire it up as on t...
By: HermanLeopold

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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:19:26 PST
Envolysis http://www.instructables.com/id/Envolysis/
Envolysis - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/C0TH/I3H5JSJQ/FU3C0THI3H5JSJQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/C0TH/I3H5JSJQ/FU3C0THI3H5JSJQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU3/C0TH/I3H5JSJQ/FU3C0THI3H5JSJQ.SMALL.jpg Akin Yildiz hello everybody,.envloysis is an online updating environment analysis "bug". this tiny mobile device connects to the WiFi network and uploads sensor data to the cloud and graphs your data, also tweets you when something is wrong. it is also solder free to build. no prior electrical/programming expe...
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Mon, 15 Dec 2014 12:15:04 PST
Tweet with your Intel Edison http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweet-with-your-Intel-Edison/
Tweet with your Intel Edison - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/7R0S/I3H7AR9C/FGE7R0SI3H7AR9C.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/7R0S/I3H7AR9C/FGE7R0SI3H7AR9C.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGE/7R0S/I3H7AR9C/FGE7R0SI3H7AR9C.SMALL.jpg A_Steingrube So, you've got this cool new Edison, but what to do with it? Well, it DOES talk to the internet fairly well, so let's make it talk to the internet!Interestingly enough, the ethernet libraries for Arduino work just as well on the Edison, so why not use them?I am piggybacking off of a very good tutor...
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Thu, 11 Dec 2014 20:54:51 PST
Beerbot - Twitter + Arduino Beer Vending Machine Hack http://www.instructables.com/id/Beerbot-Twitter-Arduino-Beer-Vending-Machine-Hack/
Beerbot - Twitter + Arduino Beer Vending Machine Hack - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/1WC9/I3H4U8M9/FQF1WC9I3H4U8M9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/1WC9/I3H4U8M9/FQF1WC9I3H4U8M9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/1WC9/I3H4U8M9/FQF1WC9I3H4U8M9.SMALL.jpg MaxusMetalworks Metalworks by Maxus presents: Beerbot — the Arduino-powered, Twitter-activated beer rationing system.Beerbot uses a Rails app to detect when Maxus staff request a beer on Twitter. Authorised Twitter accounts can Retweet to "approve" the beer request. Beerbot 1.0 featured a hacked fridge with Arduino...
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Tue, 9 Dec 2014 09:09:58 PST
[Arduino Etheret Project] Hey You!! Get away from my home!!! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Etheret-Project-Hey-You-Get-away-from-my-h/
[Arduino Etheret Project] Hey You!! Get away from my home!!! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/28HD/I2D6SMEJ/FV128HDI2D6SMEJ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/28HD/I2D6SMEJ/FV128HDI2D6SMEJ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV1/28HD/I2D6SMEJ/FV128HDI2D6SMEJ.SMALL.jpg iam_maker_leo [Prologue]Oneday. It was a extremely exhausted day because of hard working.Anyway I back to home after work lately.As soon as I entered my home I could feel that there is a something wrong in my home.There was no evidence. It was a just my feeling......After I felt that first time, sometimes I could...
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 22:10:37 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...
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Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:36:42 PDT
Twitter monitoring toy built with LEGO & Arduino http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-monitoring-toy-built-with-LEGO-Arduino/
Twitter monitoring toy built with LEGO & Arduino - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/T9QZ/HXIKC3AZ/FQFT9QZHXIKC3AZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/T9QZ/HXIKC3AZ/FQFT9QZHXIKC3AZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQF/T9QZ/HXIKC3AZ/FQFT9QZHXIKC3AZ.SMALL.jpg brianfit This is an animated LEGO toy which monitors twitter and celebrates each time it finds a new occurrence of the hashtag #BLOCKSHELL by sounding a bell, flashing a light, and sending a little minfigure activist dude up the superstructure of an Arctic oil rig. (The minifig dude is celebrating because he...
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Sun, 13 Jul 2014 06:55:01 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...
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Sun, 6 Jul 2014 20:02:51 PDT
Tweet Switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweet-Switch/
Tweet Switch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/MR75/HVR7WE3J/FKNMR75HVR7WE3J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/MR75/HVR7WE3J/FKNMR75HVR7WE3J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKN/MR75/HVR7WE3J/FKNMR75HVR7WE3J.SMALL.jpg jorsh 911 The purpose of this tutorial is to teach people how python (Twiitter API) can be used together with the Arduino to Switching on A Led Light using Twitter Account. My inspiration for this project comes from the project Tweet-a-Pot-Twitter-Enabled-Coffee-Pot. This is a beginners project. For anybody ...
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Thu, 29 May 2014 01:14:51 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 ...
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Tue, 22 Apr 2014 12:45:13 PDT
Tweeting Arduino Alarm with one PIR sensor. aka AlarmIno http://www.instructables.com/id/tweeting-Arduino-alarm-with-one-PIR-sensor-aka-Ala/
Tweeting Arduino Alarm with one PIR sensor. aka AlarmIno - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/MKOO/HSBSLDN0/F6LMKOOHSBSLDN0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/MKOO/HSBSLDN0/F6LMKOOHSBSLDN0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/MKOO/HSBSLDN0/F6LMKOOHSBSLDN0.SMALL.jpg aidnevigue Hi today I will be showing you how to make a tweeting Arduino alarm with a PIR sensor. You will need: A parallax PIR sensor 3 pin Ethernet cable Ethernet shield (i use this one) Breadboard Arduino UNO 6 jumper wires Wiring the thing up! First you'll need to att...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 17:46:13 PST
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...
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Mon, 6 Jan 2014 08:45:39 PST
Tweeting Dog Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweeting-Dog-Feeder/
Tweeting Dog Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/QR2Q/HP1PVQTN/F67QR2QHP1PVQTN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/QR2Q/HP1PVQTN/F67QR2QHP1PVQTN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/QR2Q/HP1PVQTN/F67QR2QHP1PVQTN.SMALL.jpg jtb25 So I wanted to create a dog feeder that sends an update to Twitter whenever the feeder is opened. My brother, my sister, and I each take care of my cousin's dog (Milo) since his job doesn't allow him enough time to check on him through out the day. We have always had to keep tabs on one another to m...
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Wed, 11 Dec 2013 21:12:43 PST
twitter and the Arduino Yún http://www.instructables.com/id/twitter-and-the-Arduino-Yún/
twitter and the Arduino Yún - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/IHVG/HO7XFES1/F2OIHVGHO7XFES1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/IHVG/HO7XFES1/F2OIHVGHO7XFES1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/IHVG/HO7XFES1/F2OIHVGHO7XFES1.SMALL.jpg tronixstuff After spending almost $100 on an Arduino Yún to see what the fuss was about, it seemed like a good idea to find and demonstrate some uses for it. So in this article we’ll examine how your Yún can send a tweet using some simple example sketches – and the first of several Arduino Yún-specific tutorial...
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Sun, 24 Nov 2013 19:23:37 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...
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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
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
How to tweet from an Arduino using the wifi sheild http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-tweet-from-an-Arduino-using-the-wifi-sheild/
How to tweet from an Arduino using the wifi sheild - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IGRV/H9T4SI68/F24IGRVH9T4SI68.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IGRV/H9T4SI68/F24IGRVH9T4SI68.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F24/IGRV/H9T4SI68/F24IGRVH9T4SI68.SMALL.jpg echoalex Hey, I am a big fan of Instructables. I have consistently used it for the past 3 years and now its time for me to write one myself.  Here we go. This instructable is for those who want to make some inanimate object tweet automatically. Like say for example you are building a robot and you want the...
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Sat, 24 Nov 2012 16:13:37 PST
Mike's Lab | Control anything using Twitter! http://www.instructables.com/id/Mikes-Lab-Control-anything-using-Twitter/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/KMJN/H9T4SCOK/FY8KMJNH9T4SCOK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/KMJN/H9T4SCOK/FY8KMJNH9T4SCOK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/KMJN/H9T4SCOK/FY8KMJNH9T4SCOK.SMALL.jpg mpieters1 In this project I'll show you how to control your projects using Twitter! The code used in this project is available here: http://www.mikepieters.com/codes/tweetLED.ino
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Thu, 22 Nov 2012 11:20:07 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 ...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 11:39:03 PST
Twitter Powered Gumball Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Powered-Gumball-Machine/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/LF93/H66R65RS/FX3LF93H66R65RS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/LF93/H66R65RS/FX3LF93H66R65RS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX3/LF93/H66R65RS/FX3LF93H66R65RS.SMALL.jpg FinFilter Hello, I'm going to show you how to make a Twitter powered Death Ray. No, it's just a gumball machine. But, the principles are the same; so, if you want to make a Death Ray and think that Twitter is the best way to power it (it probably isn't), have at it. The technology behind Tweet-a-Tweat is Ard...
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Wed, 22 Aug 2012 11:53:30 PDT
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
Making the TFF: a dress that gets excited when tweeted http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-the-TFF-a-dress-that-gets-excited-when-twe/
Making the TFF: a dress that gets excited when tweeted - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/ZPBO/H1AH6MWN/F3PZPBOH1AH6MWN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/ZPBO/H1AH6MWN/F3PZPBOH1AH6MWN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3P/ZPBO/H1AH6MWN/F3PZPBOH1AH6MWN.SMALL.jpg czarina_machina The idea of this dress comes from a series of tweets with online friends @shineslike and @arduinogirl.  @shineslike and I had taken a half day Arduino workshop given by @arduinogirl at the MCN 2011 conference. I was immediately inspired creatively by the sensory and interactive opportunities. Over t...
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Sat, 21 Apr 2012 14:23:07 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
The Smell of Success http://www.instructables.com/id/Smell-of-Success/
The Smell of Success - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/WDWK/GS3BCH19/FJ9WDWKGS3BCH19.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/WDWK/GS3BCH19/FJ9WDWKGS3BCH19.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ9/WDWK/GS3BCH19/FJ9WDWKGS3BCH19.SMALL.jpg mintfoundry The Smell of Success is an Internet connected object that emits a puff of perfume every time you get a retweet. Hacking an off the shelf automatic air freshener, we attached it to an Arduino and programmed it to be controlled through Processing. The software then listens to retweets of our @MintFou...
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Tue, 6 Sep 2011 08:38:35 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...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 23:58:52 PDT
Use twitter and weather to post notes and temperature to office door http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-twitter-and-weather-to-post-notes-and-temperat/
Use twitter and weather to post notes and temperature to office door - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/ULF7/GPAS2II9/F60ULF7GPAS2II9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/ULF7/GPAS2II9/F60ULF7GPAS2II9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F60/ULF7/GPAS2II9/F60ULF7GPAS2II9.SMALL.jpg bogdanzalmoxis Synopsis ======== The goal of this project is to use a Twitter account to send notes to your office door, which is equipped with a 20x4 LCD (display). This project presents basically an implementation of the idea discussed in this IEEE Spectrum article: http://spectrum.ieee.org/geek-life/hands-on/se...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 19:19:08 PDT
Tweety Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweety-Button/
Tweety Button - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/GQ4K/GPAS29EH/FE5GQ4KGPAS29EH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/GQ4K/GPAS29EH/FE5GQ4KGPAS29EH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FE5/GQ4K/GPAS29EH/FE5GQ4KGPAS29EH.SMALL.jpg Great_Skot Welcome to my first Instructable! This is for something I've coined the "Tweety" or, Tweety-Button. The concept is simple, you're on your computer and the inspiration to Tweet is welling up inside. Chrome is being slow today, and you want to get those 140 characters out, fast! No fear, just click o...
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Sun, 26 Jun 2011 14:14:58 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
Twitter Sensing Thermoelectric Component http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Sensing-Thermoelectric-Component/
Twitter Sensing Thermoelectric Component - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/XW7S/GP7IN4YT/F09XW7SGP7IN4YT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/XW7S/GP7IN4YT/F09XW7SGP7IN4YT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F09/XW7S/GP7IN4YT/F09XW7SGP7IN4YT.SMALL.jpg Engidan This Arduino project was originally intended to sense when someone tweeted with the word "warm" or the word "cold" and respond to this stimulus by lighting up a corresponding LED and setting a Peltier element (basically a solid state heat pump) to cool or warm the top.  I underestimated the frequen...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2011 14:49:25 PDT
Tweet'n'knock - Tweeting the knock http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweetnknock-Tweeting-the-knock/
Tweet'n'knock - Tweeting the knock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/SA5S/GP7IN4R8/FBRSA5SGP7IN4R8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/SA5S/GP7IN4R8/FBRSA5SGP7IN4R8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBR/SA5S/GP7IN4R8/FBRSA5SGP7IN4R8.SMALL.jpg fabrizio.granelli This is a very simple project, but useful for anyone interested in the idea of the "Internet of Things", i.e. objects connected to the Internet. Actually, the work is sort of a merging between the following two projects: - Kitty Twitty Cat Toy v1.0, by Marc de Vinck, from MAKE, Volume 22: www.makez...
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Thu, 23 Jun 2011 12:57:03 PDT
Sleep n' Tweet http://www.instructables.com/id/Sleep-n-Tweet/
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Thu, 23 Jun 2011 10:46:31 PDT
Twitter Mention Mood Light http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-Mention-Mood-Light/
Twitter Mention Mood Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/S566/GP5SZI6M/F2IS566GP5SZI6M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/S566/GP5SZI6M/F2IS566GP5SZI6M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2I/S566/GP5SZI6M/F2IS566GP5SZI6M.SMALL.jpg pdxnat Twitter Mention Mood Light -- a mood light that alerts you when @username is mentioned on Twitter. This is a simple intro in how to control your Arduino from Twitter. If you are new to Arduino Twitter / Arduino Processing Twitter / Arduino Python Twitter / Twitter Mood Light, then please refer to ...
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Mon, 20 Jun 2011 17:13:41 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
simpleTweet_01 python http://www.instructables.com/id/simpleTweet01python/
simpleTweet_01 python - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/A0IY/GOQY364I/FQ8A0IYGOQY364I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/A0IY/GOQY364I/FQ8A0IYGOQY364I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/A0IY/GOQY364I/FQ8A0IYGOQY364I.SMALL.jpg pdxnat Arduino Python Twitter (Windows) In this instructable we'll modify my simpleTweet_00 and rewrite the Processing code with Python. You can expect an ignorant walkthrough by an illiterate noob, but maybe that's just what you're looking for. Before you begin: If you need help installing Python, navig...
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Wed, 15 Jun 2011 16:48:33 PDT
Tweeting Non-Lethal Mousetrap http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweeting-Non-Lethal-Mousetrap/
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Sun, 12 Jun 2011 11:49:42 PDT
Terrarium Twitter Monitoring http://www.instructables.com/id/Terrarium-Twitter-Monitoring/
Terrarium Twitter Monitoring - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/DJBN/GONGHZAL/FEDDJBNGONGHZAL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/DJBN/GONGHZAL/FEDDJBNGONGHZAL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FED/DJBN/GONGHZAL/FEDDJBNGONGHZAL.SMALL.jpg MarioBoehmer In this instructable I would like to show you how to build a terrarium monitoring system by using twitter for event notifications. If you are a reptile owner like myself you should already know that your little friends have very special needs. Be it a certain temperature which they would appreciate...
By: MarioBoehmer

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Sat, 11 Jun 2011 10:46:45 PDT
simpleTweet_00 processing http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Tweet-Arduino-Processing-Twitter/
simpleTweet_00 processing - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/A0IY/GOQY364I/FQ8A0IYGOQY364I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/A0IY/GOQY364I/FQ8A0IYGOQY364I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ8/A0IY/GOQY364I/FQ8A0IYGOQY364I.SMALL.jpg pdxnat Arduino Processing Twitter Post a tweet when your sensor changes states, using Arduino, Processing, and twitter4j. Note: I've got a Python version of this project here: http://www.instructables.com/id/simpleTweet01python/ In the video you'll see two lines appear. They look like this: ne...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 17:09:53 PDT
Back home http://www.instructables.com/id/Back-home/
Back home - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/R6LK/GOOP5E5Q/F46R6LKGOOP5E5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/R6LK/GOOP5E5Q/F46R6LKGOOP5E5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/R6LK/GOOP5E5Q/F46R6LKGOOP5E5Q.SMALL.jpg paasselin What does it do? It tweets when you arrive at home, along with an Adafruit Engineering Quote. Where is the Twitter account? Here  (note that for privacy reasons, this account isn't actually precise). Is it cheap? Yes indeed, it only requires an arduino board, an rfid reader and a rfid keychain. It ...
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Thu, 9 Jun 2011 11:12:44 PDT
Do not Enter(Twitter- updates) (Without Ethernet Sheild) http://www.instructables.com/id/Touch-Me-NotWithout-Ethernet-Sheild/
Do not Enter(Twitter- updates) (Without Ethernet Sheild) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/3MI3/GNSADID7/FOL3MI3GNSADID7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/3MI3/GNSADID7/FOL3MI3GNSADID7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOL/3MI3/GNSADID7/FOL3MI3GNSADID7.SMALL.jpg vishalapr In this instructable I will tell you how to connect to twitter from your arduino WITHOUT the Ethernet shield, I searched the internet a lot and couldn't find anyone who actually tells you how to connect to twitter without the Ethernet shield. This program will send an update to twitter if someone c...
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Thu, 19 May 2011 09:34:23 PDT
Twitter controlled Arduino Outputs - no PC - LCD Display + Sensor data to Twitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Twitter-controlled-Arduino-Outputs-no-PCLCD-Disp/
Twitter controlled Arduino Outputs - no PC - LCD Display + Sensor data to Twitter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/3A3K/GLWQVUOI/F1G3A3KGLWQVUOI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/3A3K/GLWQVUOI/F1G3A3KGLWQVUOI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1G/3A3K/GLWQVUOI/F1G3A3KGLWQVUOI.SMALL.jpg XenonJohn Control digital out pins by Twitter messages. Sensor readings sent back to Twitter. MODIFIED BY JOHN DINGLEY FROM Twitter2LCD originally written by Fabrizio Granelli See http://www.instructables.com/id/Displaying-Twitter-feed-without-a-PC/ *You can send text messages to the Arduino LCD screen from ...
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Sat, 2 Apr 2011 06:12:10 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...
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Wed, 5 Jan 2011 15:40:26 PST