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  • The Pianist Octopus: a gadget to blow minds

      Using Fishino and Octopus driver, we play a small toy keyboard that will reproduce musical melodies originally born as Nokia ringtones. For many years, electronic keyboards, especially music synthesizers, have had the possibility to play tunes...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • LTE NB-IoT Open-Source Arduino Shield with CAT-M & GNSS

    An open-source LTE shield equipped with SIMCOM’s SIM7000-series modules combined with the latest LTE CAT-M technology has been created by Hackaday member Timothy Woo to enable Arduino users to easily connect low-power Internet of Things devices to next-generation cellular technology. “With the emergence...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Spiderbase: the open source baseboard for Aries MX10 COM

    The SpiderBase carrier — but not the MX10 COM — is an open hardware design, with available BOM, Gerber, and KiCAD files licensed under CERN OHL v1.2. Later this year, or in 1Q 2018, the SpiderBase will...

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • OpenStore: TFT Shield for Arduino and Fishino

    Now available in our store the new TFT shield for our Fishino boards but also for Arduino. This is a shield mounting a display with good performances, that we are going to describe in this article. These are...

    • Posted 8 months ago
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  • The LoRa shield: an Open Source Arduino’s long-range communication module

      Let’s equip Arduino with a long-range communication module, and one based on Semtech technology.    In this post we had the chance to talk about two technologies that compete for the market of the low-energy, long-range...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • LORA™ Shield for ARDUINO™.

    LoRa™ shield for Arduino™ is a long range transceiver on a Arduino shield form factor, compatible with Grove modules and based on Open source library. It can be used, as suggested application, to control a geographically distributed...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Arduino NeuroRobotic shield: robots for all!

    The “one man band” of the open source hardware robotics solution. With this shield, making your own robot is plain sailing! The DynamixShield is an electronics board that fits onto an Arduino Due microcontroller to give you...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Tsunami joins ArduinoAtHeart program: the easiest way to get started with analog signals

    Tsunami is a new powerful and flexible signal generator built on the Arduino platform and the best way to get started experimenting with analog signals. Nick Johnson, its creator, took the versatile processor behind the Arduino Leonardo,...

    • Posted 3 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 3 years ago
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  • The Open Source Snow Plow Robot: discovering the Firmware

        Just a few weeks ago, we presented in this blog the maker version of a motorized snowplow, similar to those  available in many bricolage shopping malls. In fact our robot is a particular caterpillar track,...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Welcome to the Arduino MRF24J40 Wireless Shield

        We will equip Arduino with wireless connectivity basing on MRF24J4 module by Microchip. As a sample application, we will remotely control a relay, operated by a floating input, and we will virtualize the Arduino USB...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Here comes the open source Snow Plow Robot

    We present a caterpillar robot based on Arduino Uno, remotely controlled through a Play Station 2 wireless controllers.   Since we are not insensitive to solutions making life easier, we have considered the idea of creating and...

    • Posted 3 years ago
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  • Using Aurel RFTide along with Arduino: the RFTide Shield

    Putting in contact the wireless world of the mesh networks with the world of Arduino allows the developers to create new and interesting applications, particularly in the field of domotics. To reach the objective, we created a...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Equipping Arduino with a powerful Web server thanks to the Wi-Fi Shield

    We’ll show you today how to use the WiFi shield and its libraries to turn Arduino into a Web Server; in addition, we are going to use the  I/O Expander shield to provide more input and outputs to...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Powering Arduino with Batteries thanks to a Battery Shield

    Today we’ll show you how to feed a whole Arduino system from a battery, optimizing energy consumption to ensure that the batteries would provide power to the complete system for few years. Perhaps, the only shortcoming of...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Arduino as a programmable logic controller (PLC)

    Today we’ll explain how to exploit the potential of Arduino as a programmable logic controller, connecting it to appropriate interfaces for I/O. The PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) has been and still is the basic component of the...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • A Robotic lawn mower powered by Solar Energy with an Arduino heart

    This robot will mow the grass of your garden, staying within a defined area, avoiding all obstacles and working in complete autonomy, automatically charging itself with a solar panel. In this post we present a robotic lawn...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • An Easy and Customizable Arduino powered Weather Station connected with Xively

    Use Arduino as a Xively HTTP client and interact with the new shield for power management. We already talked about WiFi connectivity for Arduino in other posts, presenting the design of a high performance WiFi shield and...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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