Latest Electronic Gadget News: Arduino Projects

Gadget Book: Make - Getting Started with Sensors

Here’s a book that caught my eye for budding Gadget Masters – Make: Getting Started with Sensors. With the strapline “Measure the World with Electronics, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi”, it’s a very accessible, step-by-step introduction to using sensors in projects using Arduino and Raspberry Pi kit. It…

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Jaunty Fascinator is a moving head show

I happen to know what a fascinator is. It doesn’t make me any less of a man, okay? It does, however, let me appreciate the craft of Gadget Master Barbara Eldredge, fitting the neat LED display within the constraints of being delightful and light and airy…

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Arduino Wi-Fi Shield 101 targets IoT via secured Wi-Fi

One for those of the Arduino persuasion… Welcome the Arduino Wi-Fi Shield 101 and its support for secure Wi-Fi connectivity, designed for the prototyping of Internet of Things (IoT) applications based on the Arduino platform…

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Follow that car, Arduino!

This one could be of interest to a Gadget Master looking to track moving objects, such as a vehicle. Want to monitor your elderly parent, perhaps, or keep an eye on your son or daughter’s first driving adventures… OpenTracker v2 is an Arduino-based system, so we are on…

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DuinoKit Essential Project is a briefcase full of learning

Here’s a good one – an Arduino based project to help the teaching of electronics and programming. The DuinoKit Essential Project (DEP) is a briefcase full of learning! It’s fresh on KickStarter, the crowdfunding site for getting project ideas off the ground. The man behind it is a maths…

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DevBoard Watch: From Uno to Arduino Zero

Those suffering from IoT overload look away now… Welcome the Arduino Zero, jointly developed by Atmel and Arduino, and targeted at “the next generation of IoT development”. It’s described as “a 32-bit extension” of the Arduino Uno – which is also 32-bit, note – and basically offers higher performance…

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