This week’s Weekly Roundup of New Maker Products has SDRs, SBCs, audio, even more RF and a bit of muscle. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #36 – New Maker Products // News
Remember that thing in front of your house? The letterbox. In this multi-part video I’ll show you how easy it is to get your letterbox to send you alerts via MQTT when you get new mail. So you won’t have to guess anymore. Continue reading Building an MQTT letterbox. // Project
Another MickMake Mail! This bag has the GPS clock, (from Tindie), ODROID-XU4Q and I hack around with the DigiSpark and TronClub from a previous MickMake Mail segment. Continue reading MickMake Mail #10: GPS clock, ODROID-XU4Q, DigiSpark, and TronClub // News
In this QuickBits episode we’ll be seeing why MQTT was invented, what it is, how it works and why it’s so popular with FaceBook, Amazon and Makers alike. Continue reading What Is MQTT? // Technology
Weekly Roundup number 35 looks at robotic boards, NAS kits, some new APIs, Wireless, SBCs, a bunch of CANs, and a few things on sale at the moment. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #35 – New Maker Products // News
Another mailbag with Hikey960, TinkerBoard and a bunch of cheap GPS modules from SparkFun’s dings and dents. Continue reading MickMake Mail #09: TinkerBoard, HiKey960 and GPS SMD // News
So, I finally managed to get my hands on the TinkerBoard.
Does it do everything the company claims? Will it make a dent on the Raspberry Pi market share?
Find out in this video collaboration with NovaSpirit Tech. Continue reading TinkerBoard: Shedding the “Pi clone” stigma // Review
This week’s Weekly Roundup is super quiet, but there’s a couple of STEM campaigns, interesting tools and a new SBC from one of the fruit shops. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #34 – New Maker Products // News
This is a review update of the C.H.I.P, taking a look at power consumption, WiFi performance, SPI and 3D acceleration. Continue reading The C.H.I.P. Review Update: Power, WiFi, SPI and 3D
This week’s Weekly Roundup has a bunch of new SBCs, which is good, but not much else. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #33 – New Maker Products // News