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Make: Live – Arduino Traffic Tracker

4 weeks ago
The Arduino Traffic Tracker tells you about the traffic conditions of a predetermined route using the Google maps API – you can quickly get a sense of how long your commute will take, or which route you should take – with a quick glance. Get all the parts for this project: www.digikey.com/short/3vjct3 How-to steps: makezine.com/projects/arduino-neopixel-traffic-map/

Make: Live- Tricolor Twinkle Lights

4 months ago
This is the archive of Make: Live episode 04, where we build a LED-lit mason jar powered by the Adafruit Trinket. Full project instructions: community.makezine.com/share/johnwargo/arduino-trinket-twinkle-lights-4ff9f2 All parts are available at www.digikey.com ———————————————————— Visit us on the web! www.makezine.com Go to a Maker Faire! www.makerfaire.com Subscribe to the Magazine! www.makezine.com/subscribe Twitch.TV: www.twitch.tv/make/profile Follow us on Twitter: […]
The Maker Show: Episode 21 – Building an iOS app for your Garage

The Maker Show: Episode 21 – Building an iOS app for your Garage

1 year ago
In this episode of The Maker Show, we’ll make an internet-connected garage app, GarageOS. We’ll start by controlling the doors remotely using a relay and a Particle Photon. Then, we’ll build a way to read if the door is open or closed with a magnetic reed switch. Third, we’ll build a way to measure parking distance […]

The Maker Show:Mini – How to use NeoPixels

1 year ago
What are NeoPixels? How do you use them? Why do they make your life easier? Get started playing with large amounts of LEDs easily by using Adafruit’s NeoPixels. In this Maker Mini, you will learn how to use NeoPixels and how to install the NeoPixel library in Arduino to get up and running with some […]
Azure IoT Hub and Device Communications

Azure IoT Hub and Device Communications

1 year ago
Are you a developer who needs an introduction to the Internet of Things? Be sure to check out this course, which includes lots of code demonstrations and practical tips. Plus, get additional IoT resources and links to open source code projects. Learn how to develop for Windows and Non-Windows IoT devices and how to use […]
Introduction to Windows 10 IoT Core

Introduction to Windows 10 IoT Core

1 year ago
Are you a developer who needs an introduction to the Internet of Things? Be sure to check out this course, which includes lots of code demonstrations and practical tips. Plus, get additional IoT resources and links to open source code projects. Learn how to develop for Windows and Non-Windows IoT devices and how to use […]
The Maker Show: Episode 2 – Blinking LED…Now What?

The Maker Show: Episode 2 – Blinking LED…Now What?

2 years ago
The "Hello World" of electronics is a blinking LED. But what do you do after that? In this episode of the Maker Show, we will use the Arduino to introduce a few new ways to work with your blinking LED from inputs with buttons and potentiometers to viewing input in the serial monitor. [00:00] – Introduction[00:26] […]

How To Make a Super-Bright Light Fixture w/ Dimmable LEDs

2 years ago
This project is all about using the latest high-powered LEDs for a modern lighting fixture. Unlike LED strip lights which utilize 12 volts, and often come paired with dimmers and remotes I wanted to design an interior light with high-powered LEDs which had a modern look and was able to be dimmed. Parts List & […]

NEW Raspberry Pi Sense HAT – Astro Pi Add On!

2 years ago
Raspberry Pi in spacceeeee! Today the Raspberry Pi Foundation have launched their very own piece of space hardware, the Sense HAT, for public sale. The component-laden board is designed to go to the International Space Station, with Britain’s first astronaut Tim Peake, on the 15th December 2015. Two will fly and both of these will […]
The Tandy MultiFace…

The Tandy MultiFace…

4 years ago
In this demo I show you the new Tandy MultiFace! What is it? The MultiFace is a Raspberry Pi GPIO add on board that extends the Raspberry Pi’s interfacing capabilities… That means you will be able to do loads of interesting things with it… The board has everything from Motor Drivers to Buffered Outputs to […]

Raspberry Pi – Getting Started – Electronics Basics…

5 years ago
In this tutorial I show you some electronics basics… We have a look at certain components and their different jobs. Please watch my other tutorials and don’t forget to subscribe! Here is my channel: www.youtube.com/user/TheRaspberryPiGuy?feature=mhee You will find all my tutorials there! I hope you enjoy and if you have any problems or queries do […]

Raspberry Pi – Getting Inputs from Buttons…

5 years ago
Here is another Raspberry Pi GPIO tutorial… This tutorial builds on my previous 2 tutorials available to view via my Channel. In this tutorial you will learn how to get an input from a simple button. www.youtube.com/user/TheRaspberryPiGuy?feature=mhee Commands used: To change directory – cd /****/*****/*****/ To enable your python program – sudo python yourprogram.py Code […]