Weekly Roundup #08 – New Maker Products // News

This week’s Weekly Roundup we’re seeing sensors, STEM teaching aids, a blast from the past, the CHIPpro and also a holographic display. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #08 – New Maker Products // News

How to make a Bluetooth doorbell and phone app // Project

So you want to know how to make a Bluetooth enabled Doorbell that you can build in a day?

What about controlling it from your smart phone? This tutorial will show you how easy it is! Continue reading How to make a Bluetooth doorbell and phone app // Project

Lilypad Simblee: Mobile apps using the Arduino IDE // Review

The new Simblee has been on the market for around a year. How can you use the Simblee BLE in your next IoT project? How easy is it to create nice looking smartphone apps straight from the Arduino IDE?

How does it perform in a real world example? Continue reading Lilypad Simblee: Mobile apps using the Arduino IDE // Review

Learning Arduino: The Basics // Episode 1 // Tutorial

So you want to learn Arduino? So does one of my mates, Tim. In this first video episode you can learn along with Tim. Continue reading Learning Arduino: The Basics // Episode 1 // Tutorial