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  • Energy Meter module to analyze the electrical grid parameters and consumption

      Thanks to an innovative module, it analyses the electrical grid parameters and the consumption, by supplying them – via USB – to a computer, on which a dedicated software enables to display, collect and use the...

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  • How to make earthquake alarm

      Let’s test the D7S by Omron, the world’s smallest seismic transducer, and create a seismograph capable of a sensitivity and an accuracy that are comparable to the ones found in professional tools.   Each day, thousands...

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  • FISH&GO! A WiFi Rover controlled by Blynk APP

      Based on the Fishino UNO board, a simple and funny project to join practicality and fun together. We are going to build a robot on wheels controlled from the “Blynk” app and we are going to...

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  • LoRa remote control

      Palmtop transmitter to couple with the LoRa Shield to execute longer-range radio commands. Among the longer distance radio transmission technologies with low energy consumption, there was one in particular on which we have focused our attention,...

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  • WiFi Audio Broadcaster

      In this article, we want to propose you what can be considered as the natural evolution of project Ethernet Broadcaster; the goal is still the same, i.e. allowing broadcasting of music or customizable audio messages. Besides...

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  • Ethernet Relay board

      LAN interface with 4 relays, 8 programmable  I/Os and 4 analog inputs, IoT-ready. How many times have you read or heard about the Internet of things (Iot)? The Internet of things is an expression that is...

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  • Lightning detector

      Is a storm on its way? Let’s find out using a circuit based on a sensor to detect electrical shock in the atmosphere capable of letting us know how near and how strong it is. Meteorological...

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  • The Tactigon Meets GPS

      We test with the wearable application and three-dimensional gesture detection prototype device, by making the GPS receiver interact with the onboard IMU in order to improve position detection process. The Tactigon, as explained in the dedicated...

    • Posted 2 months ago
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  • Arduino and ADC (part3)

      Let’s get practical with some examples of combinations of sensors working at different voltages and references for the A/D converter of Arduino. Third and final part. After getting to know and having studied in details the...

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  • Bring your creations to life

      A kit for experimenting with electronics at any age by taking advantage of Arduino’s versatility and a well-equipped hardware section. More and more, electronics and programming are approaching school and students, even younger students in these...

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  • Arduino and ADC (part2)

      Let’s go deeper into enhancing techniques for ADC reading and let’s take a look at the first practical examples of analog data reading coming from sensors. Part two.   In the first part of this tutorial...

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  • 3D4040: printing big!

      It is no longer a problem, nor it is expensive, to print big size items and terrain models: we showed you that by means of our new creation, the FDM 3D printer that our well-equipped readers...

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  • Create your robot with Micro:bit

      It is a newborn board, but it is rapidly growing in popularity thanks to the potential we are going to show you through the project of a robot on wheel that can be controlled by a...

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  • HACKADAYPRIZE: Vote for our Open Source Projects

    Our Big Fan and collaborator Vittorio Loschiavo has recently presented four Open Source project (Snow Plow Robot, Lawnmower Robot, Mini Vertical Wind generator 3D printed and Cabinet for Arcade games) to “HACKADAYPRIZE 2018“. You can help him...

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  • Discovering Arduino capabilities in Analog/Digital Conversion (part1)

      Let’s step into the word of analog-digital conversion for Arduino, by discovering how the dedicated pins work and how to use them for acquisitions. Part one.   In the ADC of Arduino, an analog signal ranging...

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  • An Open Source Frequency Meter and clock generator

      On the hardware of the controller board LED Matrix, by taking advantage of the reconfigurability of the onboard FPGA, we can build a bivalent tool that is extremely useful to have on our work bench. If...

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  • An Open Source Solid State Current measurement device

      A solid-state amperometric sensor, capable of measuring up to 5 A providing a voltage that is directly proportional to the current. There are many practical situations where we need to know the current absorption of a...

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  • Say hello to the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

        The long journey of the Raspberry Pi was started with its first version, which has been proposed to the public as a prototyping board for advanced applications thanks to the considerable computing power and the...

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