• “MakerArt” an innovative project of synergistic pathways between international makers and artists

    . It’s called Maker Art and it’s one of the main new features of the upcoming “Maker Faire Rome – The European Edition” scheduled to take place in the capital city from 18 to 20 October 2019. Maker Art...

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  • EVSE “BATTERY CHARGER” for electric cars

      Let’s take a closer look to battery chargers for electric cars provided by manufacturers. Those who have an electric car or at least a hybrid plug-in car (i.e. externally rechargeable) or whoever is in any way...

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  • The end of the Makers movement? What happened at Maker Media?

        Big financial problems for Maker Media that blocked all operations and fired all the staff. For the uninitiated Maker Media means MAKE magazine and above all Maker Faire. Some rumors were born with the last...

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  • Robot Arm with Pick & PLACE part 2

      We equip the robotic arm published in the previous issue of a pneumatic system for gripping and releasing objects, controlled through an Arduino shield created for the purpose.   You will have had the opportunity to...

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  • The Drink Maker: Open Sourcing your Cocktail!

    The Drink Maker: Open Sourcing your Cocktail participate to The 2019 Hackaday Prize Vote for the DrinkMaker       If one has the possibility to relax and maybe doesn’t have to get behind the wheel for...

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  • ROBOTIC Arm in plexiglass part 1

      We create our first robotic arm with four degrees of freedom, with bench-top, gripper for grasping objects and five servo controls that can be managed by Arduino or other electronics. Automation and robotics represent the most...

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  • What we will see at the Maker Faire Rome 2019?

      The countdown that will take us to the Maker Faire Rome – The European Edition has begun! One of the most important European appointments among those dedicated to technological innovation is scheduled from 18 to 20...

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  • An innovative solution in the blockchain market: 25MB Block Size – can it be real?

    Sponsored post by ILCoin     In the past 10 years, many blockchain companies were working on the projects, arming their systems with decentralized, secure and anonymizing functionalities. And with a desire to resolve current problems, many...

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  • MINI WIND TURBINE

      A small wind generator which can be installed on a balcony or on the roof, capable of providing electricity to store in accumulators in order to power, for instance, domestic utilizers such as the video surveillance...

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  • Fishmograph, your first seismograph

      Fishmograph allows to precisely monitor earthquakes involving our house using the D7S sensor, sending us an email notification for every event detected, allowing us to take people and things to safety.   Italy is one of...

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  • UNIVERSAL GSM SHIELD – The Sketches

      In the previous episode, we have described the library and the functions made available by it. Now we will introduce a series of sketches through which you will see in practice how the library works and...

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  • Presence detector with microwave

          It detects stationary and moving people just like a PIR, but it can do that also behind doors and thin walls, by taking advantage of the Doppler effect. The detection of people, animals and...

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  • UNIVERSAL GSM SHIELD – The GSM library for Arduino

      Let’s discover a useful library to manage various low-cost GSM/GPRS modules, in order to provide cellular connectivity to our Arduino projects. Second part. In the previous episode, we introduced the shield hardware and exposed the technical...

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  • UNIVERSAL GSM SHIELD – The hardware

      It supports various low-cost GSM/GPRS modules in order to provide cellular connectivity to our Arduino projects. First part.   Given the growing demand for electronic equipment with connection to the GSM/GPRS network, we decided to develop...

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  • miniduino USB

      A small Arduino board with minimal hardware but with access to all I/Os, just like the Nano and equipped with PCB-integrated, direct-insertion USB connector: it is basically an Arduino Pen Drive. Since Arduino had been launched,...

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  • Fishino Shark: arduino like board with 32-bit, WiFi, audio codec, sd card, battery charger – The software

      A new Arduino-like board ready to “devour” the competitors: not surprisingly, it was called Shark. Let’s see how to use it. Second and last episode. Read the first post about Fishino Shark The sea of Fishino,...

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  • Fishino Shark: arduino like board with 32-bit, WiFi, audio codec, sd card, battery charger … and more

      A new Arduino-like board appears on the horizon ready to “devour” the competitors: not surprisingly, it was called Shark! Let’s see its features. First episode.   A shark appears in the Fishino sea, whose sharp teeth...

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  • LoRa alarm for doors and windows

      Let’s create an alarm to be notified when doors and windows are open, even from a notable distance, using a modified LoRa TX palmtop. Long-range radiofrequency data communication technology, also known as LoRa, is employed in...

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