Posts Tagged ‘PixelInvaders’

Arduino burglary prevention

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013

michu figures thieves rarely enter a house if they think someone is home. You might fool a burgler by leaving on a light or TV when you go out, but what a waste of electricity. This simple Arduino project simulates the lighting of a TV, making it look like it's...

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PixelInvaders: LED matrix panel

Monday, November 28th, 2011

[embed][/embed] Michu built a LED matrix panel that is controlled by his PixelController software we blogged about. The panel consists of 64 individual RGB modules. The modules have three RGB LEDs on them controlled with a LPD6803 serial shift register LED driver. The color range is 15bit deep, or 5bit...

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  • hli: Sunday++
  • Nathan Johnson: 100 channels. Not many are legal in any given area. Be sure to comply with local laws.
  • William Brodie-Tyrrell: It's getting to the point where it's cheaper and definitely easier to use a Pi Zero or similar and a $20 3G USB dongle. Power...
  • KH: IIRC most of the actual operating system of modern HDDs is in one of the platter(s); the stuff on the 25VF010 is a bootup firmware......
  • Trev: I don't know of any inexpensive 3G modules (prices start around $US 50), but it does explain why 2G modules are relatively inexpensive by comparison....