innovation

May 25, 2016
innovation success factors

Innovation Success Factors from the Creator of Rapiro

We like to highlight innovators in making and building things who teach us success factors we can use. For this post, we talked to Shota Ishiwatari, the […]
May 29, 2016
product launch ideas

Akerun: From Product Launch Ideas In A Bar To A Successful IoT Startup

It all started at a Japanese pub. We hear stories about great product launch ideas at a café, starting with a piece of napkin to sketch […]
June 7, 2016
make an electric circuit

College Startup AgIC Introduce Printable Electrical Circuits

In this post, we will be shining a spotlight on manufacturing innovators. AgIC is a startup sponsored by Tokyo University that has gained notice for innovative […]
June 14, 2016
Soccer data

Score A Wealth Of Soccer Data From This Startups Eagle Eye

We interviewed a startup from Kyoto Japan, Up Performa, who was selected for the “Frontier Makers Development Assistance Program” by the Japanese Ministry of Economy, Trade, […]
June 29, 2016
Drone-Data-X-Pt-2

Drone Data X: Life-changing drone gadgets

Unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV), multirotor, quadcopter, free-flying robot, etc. These are the devices that have enabled us to explore the very last unmapped places on Earth […]
June 30, 2016
robocon

All About Robocon: The Robotic Contest from Japan

Every year, students all over Japan put ideas to work building robots for a competition, with a different challenge each year. The results of those ideas […]
July 1, 2016
Drone-Data-X-Pt-2

Drone Data X: Life-changing Drone Gadgets – Part 2

The Drone Data X Conference was held on June 3, 2016 in the Innovation Hangar at the Palace of Fine Arts, San Francisco. It was one […]
July 5, 2016
driver assist

Driver Assist Car Predicts Your Moves

Imagine that you are driving a car down a road in an unfamiliar area. You quickly turn right after realizing that your destination is on the […]
July 12, 2016
analog input

Raspberry Pi WebIOPi IOT, Programming Analog Input

In this edition of the WebIOPi series, I’m finally taking on the challenge of reading analog input. I briefly discussed it at the beginning of the […]
July 19, 2016
car sensors

How To Make Parking Assist Car Sensors

In this tutorial, we will illustrate the installation and the use of simple, low-cost parking assist car sensors. We will use two HC-SR04 ultrasonic sensors and […]
July 21, 2016
Arduino Bluetooth Gloves

Arduino Bluetooth Gloves Part 1 – Basics

How To: Arduino Bluetooth Gloves Part 1 – Basics The objective of this project is to develop a device that is able to measure the orientation of […]
July 27, 2016

An Arduino Plant Monitoring & Watering Device

Using Arduino with Parts and Sensors – Plant monitoring & watering device (with micro SD card) In the last project, I used a micro SD card […]