March 24, 2017
arduino and raspberry pi

Guide to Connecting Arduino & Raspberry Pi + DIY Arduino and Raspberry Pi Camera Robot!

Some of the coolest DIY projects are based on either Arduino or Raspberry Pi. They are both great platforms for personalized projects. Aside from their aesthetic […]
October 20, 2016
internet of things (IoT)

Want to Make DIY Internet of Things Projects?

Internet of Things (IoT) – Wikipedia IoT is the internetworking of physical devices, vehicles (also referred to as “connected devices” and “smart devices”), buildings and other […]
September 15, 2017
hedgehog robotics controller

Exploring Robotics with the Hedgehog Robotics Controller

Practical Robotics Institute Austria (PRIA) recently launched a Kickstarter for their new product: the Hedgehog, an Educational Robotics Controller. PRIA created the Hedgehog with the intention […]
September 12, 2017
arduino explorer rover

Arduino Explorer Rover Part 1 – Chassis Final Assembly

Click here to go back to intro page > Table of Contents Intro & Design Making the Chassis Step 1: Control Arms Step 2: Frame Block […]
September 12, 2017
arduino explorer rover

Arduino Explorer Rover Part 1 – Chassis

Table of Contents Intro & Design Making the Chassis Step 1: Control Arms Step 2: Frame Block Step 3: Suspension Block & Motor Block Step 4: […]
September 6, 2017
raspberry pi watchdog

Raspberry Pi Auto-Reboot Using Watchdog Board

For this tutorial, we’ll be using Watchdog board for Raspberry Pi Model B+. That’s right, it’s a watchdog board that can be mounted onto a Raspberry […]
September 5, 2017

4 Free Apps Every Engineering Student Should Have

Engineering majors would be the first to admit that their course load can be a difficult and demanding experience, whether at the undergraduate or postgraduate levels. […]
August 14, 2017
robotic arm

Smart Robotic Arm – Part 2: Programming

Click here to read Part 1 of this article > Table of Contents Intro Step 1: Making the App Step 2: How to Make Demo App […]
August 2, 2017
haptic vr

Revolutionary Wearable, Haptic VR Devices

Virtual reality (VR) offers humans the possibility to explore and manipulate artificial and remote environments. In recent years, there has been a growing interest in developing […]
July 19, 2017
sense hat emulator

The Sense HAT Add-On Board For Raspberry Pi – Sense HAT Emulator

Table of Contents Intro & Sense HAT Emulator Browser Version Sense HAT Emulator Desktop Version Source Code for Desktop Sense HAT emulator   Today we’ll go […]
July 14, 2017
fpga mojo

Intro to FPGAs with the Mojo – Part 2

Table of Contents Intro & Pulse-Width Modulation (PWM) Hardware PWM on the Mojo FPGA Hardware PWM on the Mojo FPGA (Continued) & Appendix In Part 1 […]
July 11, 2017
hexapod robot

Nature-Inspired 6-Legged Hexapod Robots

The explosive growth of consumer-level 3D printing has allowed many students and hobbyists to explore robotics by designing and printing their own parts or by utilizing […]
July 11, 2017
robotic fish

Manta Ray-Inspired Soft Robotic Fish

  Soft robots are becoming the new norm in the field of robotics. A team of engineers from Zhejiang University in Hangzhou, China, has recently developed […]
July 9, 2017
tft lcd

ROHM Accelerometer using TFT LCD Panel – Part 2

Click here to read Part 1 of this article > In Part 1, we were able to obtain and display values from ROHM accelerometer on the […]