• How to turn your Orange Pi 2G-IoT into a Cell Phone

    Few months ago we spoke about the Orange Pi 2g-IoT, a low cost ARM Linux board with 2G, and WiFi & Bluetooth connectivity, basically with the guts of a smartphone minus the display and battery. Shenzhen Xunlong...

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  • Olimex Has Revealed Its New Open Spec Allwinner A64 Hacker Board

    The A64-OLinuXino is an open source hardware board that runs Linux and Android. It is Olimex’s first 64-bit ARMv8 OlinuXino board and the first to be designed entirely with open source CAD software (KiCad). The A64-OLinuXino is...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
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  • NanoPi M2A: 30$ open source SBC, Onboard Wifi and Gbps Ethernet

      FriendlyElec has released a community-backed, open source “NanoPi M2A” SBC that replaces the earlier NanoPi M2, which is now out of stock. The remarkably small (64 x 60mm) SBC runs Android 4.4/5.1, Debian 8.1, and Ubuntu Core with...

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  • BeagleBone Black Wireless now available

    Important update for the well known and appreciated BeagleBone black, now with wifi embedded! Replacing the 10/100 Ethernet port with onboard 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz WiFi and Bluetooth, the popular open source BeagleBone™ Black computer now comes with...

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  • Idiotware Shield: IoT for Arduino, Simplified on Crowd Supply

    Interesting project from Mumbai on Crowdsupply these days, they are slowly starting to collect money but the board is definitely worthy, starting at $25! The Idiotware Shield is a learning platform for quickly bringing to life hundreds...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Phoenard – the easy Arduino compatible programmable controller board

    Phoenard is a programmable controller and development board with full Arduino programming support. Use the Phoenard to control robots, machines, lights, wearables and more, making use of the onboard wireless communication (GSM, WiFi, Bluetooth) and motion sensors....

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  • The new 64-bit Orange Pi is a quad-core computer for $20

    Need a teeny tiny computer that can run Android or Linux? Only have $20? Well you’re in luck. When we first met the Orange Pi (get it?) the company was selling a nice Raspberry Pi clone for...

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  • BeagleBone Black Wireless just released!

    Replacing the 10/100 Ethernet port with onboard 802.11 b/g/n 2.4GHz WiFi and Bluetooth, the popular open source BeagleBone™ Black computer now comes with built-in wireless networking capability. BeagleBone™ Black Wireless was designed with maximum connectivity in mind,...

    • Posted 9 months ago
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  • TI breaks into Wi-Fi Enabled Electric Vehicles recharge with a reference design

       TI released today the first reference project to add WiFi and remote control to the J1772 standard EV recharging stations. The WiFi connectivity will open the market to create more and more applications, from EV Home...

    • Posted 10 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...

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  • Google Android supports Raspberry Pi 3

    The Raspberry Pi 3 is not hurting for operating system choices. The tiny ARM computer is supported by several Linux distributions and even has a version of Windows 10 IoT core available. Now, it looks like the...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • The ESP WiFi Shield: the best value for money and low energy consumption

      It supplies Arduino with the WiFi connectivity and the external memory support on a SD-Card; it is based on a new module that is completely programmable, and offers the best value for money, with a very...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • BooSTick – small AA voltage booster on Kickstarter

    A single AA battery is used to provide 5V or 3.3V (or other voltages by tuning the feedback resistors). A boost regulator provides the “over”voltage. At 5 V, 200 mA output, BooSTick can handle even the biggest...

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  • LattePanda – A £45 Win10 Computer

    LattePanda is featured with quad-core 1.8Ghz, 2/4G RAM, 32/64 GB eMMC, WIFI, Bluetooth 4.0 and USB 3.0, plus onboard Arduino processor. LattePanda comes pre-installed with a full edition of Windows 10, including powerful tools such as Visual...

    • Posted 1 year 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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  • Fish’n Tweets

      With this project we’ll show a practical application of our Fishino board that allows a very simple and cheap way to control remote appliances as lamps, heaters, climatizers, alarms, etc. The peculiarity of our system is...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Fishino: let’s look inside the features

    In this second “episode” (here the first one), we will go deeply inside Fishino features, showing the main libraries and code sketches.   In the last post we have presented the Fishino UNO board, compatible with Arduino UNO...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Rediscovering the magic of wireless communication

    Fascinating history of wireless communications, with lots of info and schematics to try reating your DIY wireless communication system on Ashish’s Programming Journal: In this modern age of high tech gadgets, it is easy to take the...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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