• Cito moves to the next generation smartwatch

    A unique proof of concept actuated smartwatch has been created by Dartmouth researchers using little Arduino programming and hardware, providing a glimpse at what future smartwatches may look like. Cito is an actuated smartphone concept that physically...

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  • Raspberry Pi motorized Skateboard

    If you live in town and you are looking for an electric vehicle for commuting,  you could choose a hybrid car, an electric bike or why not… an electric skateboard that zooms around town at 30kmph (19mph)!...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • What does your robot need? Maybe a BeagleBone Blu!

    The  BeagleBone Blue from BeagleBoard.org is a credit-card sized board with all the components needed to operate a robot or even a drone. It is open source, as its schematics have been published, and developers can replicate the board. It has...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • New Raspberry Pi Zero W!

    5 years ago the first Raspberry Pi board was launched on the market. Now they celebrate their birthday revealing a new variant of Raspberry Pi Zero with wireless LAN and Bluetooth: the Raspberry Pi Zero W precisely. Here’s...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Droiko on Kickstarter – First True Gaming Drone, the battle is now!

    Droiko is a high technology gaming micro drone that allows you playing GAMES with your drone. It’s a fully open source product, both hardware and software. As soon as the project is succesfully funded, everything design related...

    • Posted 5 months ago
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  • Wireless power contest, new ideas received. Submit yours to win one of the three Oscilloscopes!

    Wireless power transfer was first demonstrated by –Nikola Tesla– in the 1890s; however, it is actually only in the last decade that the technology has been harnessed to the point where it offers real, tangible benefits to...

    • Posted 7 months ago
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  • New IoT reference boards by Argon

    Argonboards provides complete board and software solutions based on NXP solutions revolutionizing the IOT market. The idea behind Argonboards is to allow companies to quickly evaluate the next generation NXP architectures and build a demo of their...

    • Posted 10 months ago
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  • Chord Collar – Pet Wearable on Kickstarter

    Wearables are one of the main technological trends nowadays and we were wondering when someone would have proposed a solution for our beloved pets. Our friend Jared Marmen from Baltimore, founder of Barttron Inc. published a really...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Google Eddystone open-source Bluetooth beacons platform

    Google has launched Eddystone, a new open-source Bluetooth LE beacon platform which plays nicely with iOS, Android, and other OSes. Aiming to power a new age of location-based services, as well as give those responsible for managing...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Bluz: A cloud-connected, Bluetooth LE development kit 300% funded on Kickstarter, last days!

    Bluz is a Bluetooth LE development kit (DK) unlike any other. Bluz comes cloud connected out of the box to the Spark cloud, meaning you can access the device from anywhere in the world, and not just...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Get Crazy with the Smartphone controlled Skateboarding!

    We have already seen many motorized versions of “human traction” transport means: bicycles and scooters, for example, or even some skateboard, but surely we lacked the motorized skateboard controlled by a smartphone. Well, now we have found...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Top 5 Wireless Ways to Communicate with your Controller

    One of the strongest trend we have seen this year at CES2015 is, as you can imagine easily, the IoT (Internet of Things) development. Consequently, the most important component needed is the “connection and communication” module that...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Puck Platform wants to be RaspberryPi of Bluetooth

    This interesting platform called Puck, is built upon the first mbed chip with Bluetooth, created by Nordic Semiconductor. The project is also open-source hardware (MIT licence) and there’s a lot of supporting materials. We make it easy to rapidly...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • An I²C Bus powered Arduino IO Expander Board controlled via Bluetooth and Android

    Today we’ll expand Arduino’s digital resources thanks to an I2C bus equipped shield and we’ll allow the management of the board via a bluetooth connection RN-42 through an Android systems. All Arduino boards feature a number of...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Light up your XMAS from your Smartphone

      This post is about a light animation game that can light up your Christmas. There’s Bluetooth, Android and audio files: a perfect festive mashup. A spectrum analyzer will help us color the winter festivities. Every year...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • A four channel (I/O) RN-42 Bluetooth interface controlled by an Android app

    With the new RN-42 Bluetooth module we created a Bluetooth remote control board and transform it into an Android Based system: a board that manages input/output and it’s equipped with four outputs relays and four optically isolated...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Bluetooth shield for Arduino

    Here’s an application to control the brightness of an RGB LED strip wirelessly (via Bluetooth) using a smartphone. The whole project is presented in a dedicated Bluetooth  shield for Arduino and a RGB shield.   The Bluetooth Module...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • A Bluetooth RN-42 Demoboard for experimentation

      We wanted to create a basic tool to experiment with the RN-42 Bluetooth module so we created obviously a Demoboard.   The RN-42 Hardware module The RN-42 is a Bluetooth 2.1, Class 2 module with a...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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