Learning Arduino: Button debounce matters // Episode 5 // Tutorial

Episode 5 of MickMake Mates tutorial into Learning Arduino builds on previous episodes and takes you further into Learning Arduino. This episode covers:
– What is debounce?
– What are some ways of resolving debounce?
– What does a capacitor do?
– The start of an Uber project that merges 3 tutorials into one. Continue reading Learning Arduino: Button debounce matters // Episode 5 // Tutorial

Blockchain: Why is it great for IoT Makers? // Technology

What is Blockchain? What is Ethereum? Why is this important for the Maker? How can it replace some of the IoT architecture?
In this video I’ll be taking you through the basics of Bitcoin, Blockchain, and Ethereum and how it can help the Maker. Continue reading Blockchain: Why is it great for IoT Makers? // Technology

Learning Arduino: Pullups and Analog Inputs // Episode 4 // Tutorial

MickMake is teaching Tim how to program an Arduino so that he can build an automatic firing mechanism for his Nerf guns. In Episode 4 he learns about resistor colour codes, pullup resistors, potentiometers, and reading Analog data. Continue reading Learning Arduino: Pullups and Analog Inputs // Episode 4 // Tutorial