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 […]
May 16, 2017
3d airmouse

UCLA “AirMouse” using ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit – Part 2

  We left off last time in UCLA “AirMouse” using ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit – Part 1 having finished the hardware portion of the project.  The […]
May 16, 2017
3d airmouse

UCLA “AirMouse” using ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit – Part 1

Today we introduce a 3D AirMouse inspired by a group of bright engineers from Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Student Branch at the University […]
May 10, 2017
arduino library

Lightweight Arduino Library for ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit

  ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit is an Arduino-compatible expansion board (shield) equipped with 8 sensors: accelerometer, barometric pressure sensor, geomagnetic sensor, ambient-light/proximity sensor, color sensor, hall-effect […]
May 9, 2017
reprap 3d printer

DIY RepRap 3D Printer for Beginners – Part 3: Code

If you’re new to this project, please refer back to Part 1 and Part 2 of the project before proceeding further: DIY RepRap 3D Printer for […]
May 8, 2017
reprap 3d printer

DIY RepRap 3D Printer for Beginners – Part 2: Wire

If you’ve been following along with Part 1 of this tutorial, you now have a mechanical shell of a printer. The shell of the printer should […]
May 5, 2017
reprap 3d printer

DIY RepRap 3D Printer for Beginners – Part 1: Build

Have you ever wanted to build your own 3D printer but felt like you didn’t know where to start? This tutorial is the perfect starting point […]
May 4, 2017
kickstarter robots

The Coolest Kickstarter Robots Part 2 – Past Campaigns

This is Part 2 of our series on the coolest Kickstarter-funded robotics projects.   1. Quadbot   Quadbot is an Arduino-based, open-source, 3D Printable, programmable walking […]
May 3, 2017
kickstarter robots

The Coolest Kickstarter Robots Part 1 – Past Campaigns

1. MiroBot     MiroBot is a DIY Wifi drawing robot that even children can easily assemble and use to learn about engineering and programming. Created […]
April 13, 2017
nRF24L01+

nRF24L01+ RF Module Tutorial

Previously, we covered a tutorial on ESP8266-01 (ESP8266 Setup Tutorial), a small-footprint WiFi module designed to allow users to easily add WiFi functionality to their projects. […]
April 12, 2017
bat bot

Bat Bot: The Bat-Inspired Robot Drone

Bat-Inspired Robot Drone That Imitates Bat Flights Animals are often the inspiration behind the creation and mechanisms of robots. A team from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign […]
March 31, 2017
bipedal robots

Today’s Coolest Bipedal Robots Unveiled

Teams of researchers around the world are working on bipedal robots that can move in environments in a similar manner to humans. The benefits of this […]