How To’s

March 13, 2018

How to Add Siri Control to Your Raspberry Pi Project

1. Purpose The purpose of this tutorial is to teach you how to use the SiriControl open-source Python framework to add Siri functionality and control to […]
February 27, 2018
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Creating Custom Parts in Fritzing

Fritzing is an open-source prototyping platform that allows its users to easily create electrical circuits. The main advantage Fritzing has over other free circuit design tools […]
February 23, 2018

How To MacGyver A Laser Tripwire Using Arduino

  LASER TRIPWIRE WITH ARDUINO Purpose This tutorial describes how to create laser tripwire with an Arduino Uno. If you are unfamiliar with the Arduino platform […]
February 21, 2018
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How to Run Arduino Sketches on Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi is an amazing minicomputer, and I would love to use it in some projects. There is just one tiny problem. I have little to […]
February 21, 2018

Step By Step Guide To Your First Project With Arduino

Overview Arduino is an open-source hardware and software platform. It is commonly used by hobbyists, DIYers, students, and working professionals. It is my personal favorite prototyping […]
February 20, 2018

DIY Guide to Setting Up an LCD with Arduino

Driving an LCD Screen with an Arduino Purpose This tutorial describes how to use an Arduino to drive an LCD screen. Overview Arduinos are popular microcontroller […]
February 14, 2018

Intro to RTL-SDR for AM/FM, ISM band, LoRa transmission, and satellite tracking

Recently, I was experimenting with a few wireless modules and an Arduino again, and I couldn’t get one of them to transmit any data. That got […]
February 8, 2018

DIY Tip: How to Set Up Your Raspberry Pi

Overview Raspberry Pi is a series of single-board computers used by DIYers, hobbyists, and students. The series was founded to promote computer science education around the […]
January 16, 2018

Arduino Explorer Rover Part 3 – Programming

Welcome back to our ArduRover series! In Part 1 and Part 2, we have built a 6WD Arduino rover. In this final part, we will focus […]
January 9, 2018

ESP-WROOM-02 Wifi Setup Guide – AT Commands

ESP-WROOM-02 Wifi Setup Guide – AT Commands We have introduced ESP-WROOM-02 in our last article. Today, we will go one step further and test its wifi […]
January 9, 2018

Using ESP-WROOM-02 Wifi Module As Arduino MCU

Using ESP-WROOM-02 Wifi module as Arduino MCU In this tutorial, we will write Arduino program to ESP-WROOM-02 so we can use the wifi module as an […]
December 17, 2017

Glowing Christmas Snowman Using ESP-WROOM-02 & Weather API

There are many applications to using ESP-WROOM-02 and its wifi communication function via Arduino program. Today, we’re going to get even more creative and make another […]