Use Gestures to Control YouTube Playback with Arduino

By on March 9, 2020
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Usually IR sensors are used to detect the presence of human or any other infrared objects. But the Grove Human Presence sensor has 4 IR sensors integrated. You can not only detect human presence or motion, you could even use the data to determine the movement direction of the infrared object.
So in this project wave your hand to fast forward, pause or go to next video. All you need are an Arduino-compatible microcontroller board and an IR sensor.

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About Carlo Palumbo

Electronics and informatics are my biggest passions and through the development of projects in both areas during my graduation I was able to improve skills required to become expert in both. Curiosity was essential to increase my willing for learning more every day and that same curiosity is what motivates me to keep developing my knowledge. I have also attended the iOS Apple Developer Academy in Naples and won the WWDC18 contest. LinkedIN: YouTube: Facebook: GitHub:

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