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

3-Axis 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 KX022-1020 accelerometer on the TFT […]
July 9, 2017
tft lcd

3-Axis Accelerometer using TFT LCD Panel – Part 1

Click here to read Part 2 of this article > We covered the basics of accelerometer previously in Using Arduino with Parts and Sensors – Accelerometer […]
July 8, 2017
sense hat joystick

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

In continuation of our Sense HAT series — Today we’ll be playing with the built-in joystick! Please feel free to check back the previous articles: The […]
July 7, 2017

Arduino Long Range Communication Tutorial – LoRaLib Library

Click here to read LoRenz Shield > To control the LoRenz shield we built in Arduino Long Range Communication Tutorial – LoRenz shield, I developed LoRaLib – an […]
July 7, 2017

Arduino Long Range Communication Tutorial – LoRenz Shield

Click here to read LoRaLib Library > Ever wondered how to get Arduino to communicate wirelessly over hundreds of meters? Ever wanted to create a small […]
July 6, 2017
smart garden

Smart Garden System using Arduino Create + ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit

Today we’ll be making a smart garden system using the ROHM Sensor Evaluation Kit. In this project, we’ll be combining the proximity/ambient light sensor (ALS) with […]
July 5, 2017
fpga tutorial

FPGA Tutorial: Intro to FPGAs with the Mojo – Part 1

Introduction So far, our embedded systems tutorials and projects have featured microcontroller boards such as different models from Arduino.  To use the microcontroller, the user connects […]