How To’s

November 29, 2016
rf2

Arduino Robot RF Explorer – Mechanics – Part 1

The idea behind the explorer Arduino robot is simple. As it travels autonomously, the robot is able to sense the surroundings and transmit the collected data […]
November 16, 2016
esp8266

ESP8266 Setup Tutorial using Arduino

  The ESP8266 is a low-cost WiFi module that can be integrated easily into IoT devices. We’ve featured several projects using this module, such as How […]
November 15, 2016
smart picture frame

DIY Smart Picture Frame & Calendar Using Raspberry Pi 3 – PART 2

  PART 2 of this tutorial will take you through the steps of building a frame for the Smart Picture Frame and Calendar and connecting a […]
November 10, 2016
arduino rfid door lock

Make Your Own Arduino RFID Door Lock – Part 2: Unlock Using Your Smartphone

Click here to read Part 1 of this article >   In the previous article Make Your Own Arduino RFID Door Lock, we made an Arduino RFID […]
October 31, 2016
arduino sensors

DIY Halloween Zombie Mask using ROHM Arduino Sensor Kit

Today, we will be creating a super easy Halloween zombie mask using the ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit! We will be using ROHM Proximity/Ambient Light Sensor (PS/ALS) […]
October 31, 2016
arduino sensors

Arduino Sensors – ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit Overview

For a fun project using the proximity sensor available in this kit, see our light-up Halloween Mask Project > The ROHM Sensor Shield is an Arduino-compatible […]
October 28, 2016
arduino robot

Make a Laser Arduino Robot Using Parallax Laser Sensor – Part 2

Click here to read Part 1 of this article >   In Part 1, we built a custom acrylic base board to mount NEMA 17 stepper […]
October 27, 2016
smart picture frame

DIY Smart Picture Frame & Calendar Using Raspberry Pi 3 – PART 1

Part 1 of this tutorial will take you through the steps of building a Smart Picture Frame/Calendar that is connected to your Google account and will […]
October 26, 2016
arduino robot

Make a Laser Arduino Robot Using Parallax Laser Sensor – Part 1

  Imagine you’ve just moved into a new place. You need furniture ASAP but you don’t have measure tape with you. Well, this Parallax laser Arduino […]
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 […]
October 12, 2016
raspberry pi drone

DIY Raspberry Pi Drone: Mechanics – Part 1 (Cont.)

Click here to read Part 1 of this article > Step #10: Attach ESCs to arms Now that the core of the frame has taken shape […]
October 12, 2016
raspberry pi drone

DIY Raspberry Pi Drone: Mechanics – Part 1

Today we will turn some readily available components into a quadcopter capable of taking high-quality aerial photos and stabilized HD video. The craft will also include […]