Category Archives: Arduino

Hack adds Bluetooth control to old iPod using Android and Arduino

The crew at Erroneous Data presents this tutorial detailing how to wirelessly control an old iPod music player with you Android device. Using only an Arduino, an HC-05 Bluetooth module and a few resistors they show how to build your … Read more

Announcing OpenSprinkler Bee (OSBee) Arduino Shield v1.0

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Another open source project from RaysHobby, the OpenSprinkler Bee (OSBee) shield: OpenSprinkler Bee (OSBee) shield is an open-source Arduino shield for battery-operated (latching solenoid) sprinkler valves. It’s useful for gardening, lawn watering, flower and plant irrigation, and other watering applications. … Read more

Build an Arduino based sonic pest repeller

Just in time for Summer, here’s a design for a sonic pest repeller. Carla Schroder developed this project which uses an Arduino Uno along with the WAVE shield and a Maxbotix ultrasonic rangefinder. This simple yet reportedly effective design senses … Read more

Execute Arduino code in a PIC MCU using MPLAB IDE

Want to run Arduino code in a PIC MCU? “Here’s an approach that enables Arduino code to be configured for execution with the Microchip Technology PIC32MX250F128B small-outline 32-bit microcontroller. It uses the Microchip Technology MPLAB X IDE and MPLAB XC32 … Read more