Arduino

UF2 Bootloader on Express Boards

As you may have heard, our new Express line of boards, starting with the Feather M0 Express, ship with a new UF2 capable, open source bootloader created by Microsoft. As Ladyada showed on her stream, this bootloader makes it faster and easier to load new code onto a microcontroller. A bootloader is responsible making it […]

Robotics

The PhantomX Hexapod MK-III from InterbotiX Labs

Just launched on the Wevolver platform by InterbotiX Labs: This project is OSHWA defined open source! Click through for a nice video showcasing the hexapod in action. The PhantomX Hexapod MK-III. The PhantomX Hexapod MK-III is the third major revision of the popular research level hexapod robotics platform by InterbotiX Labs. The PhantomX Hexapod MK-III is equipped with 6 fully articulated legs built […]

Robotics

Alfred V.1 – Voice Controlled, IoT, Bluetooth, Servant Robot Using Arduino and Raspberry Pi #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

via Insructables shared by GalacticTutorials: In this tutorial, I’ll be showing you how to make Alfred – the Arduino servant robot that uses Alexa-powered voice control on Raspberry Pi over a Bluetooth connection. It sounds really complicated, but it’s a great way to learn about microcontrollers, electronics, circuits, bluetooth, Linux, the internet, and programming. Also, […]

Arduino

Dancing Robot Teapot via @Arduino

Arduino team shared: A Robotic Dancing Teapot You may have seen robots that wobble around, such as BOB, OTTO and ZOWI. Though their locomotion style of shifting the unit’s weight on huge feet is clever, they all share a rather similar look. French computer scientist Paul-Louis Ageneau decided to do something about this and created […]

Wearables

Cheshire Grin Mask #WearableWednesday

Great mask from Cheshire Schrödinger for EDC Las Vegas on YouTube. 3 strands of 13 Neopixels (WS2812b SMD RGB LEDs). Powered by 3x AAA batteries and uses the Adafruit FLORA for a micro-controler. Code sourced from https://learn.adafruit.com/led-ampli-… Read more Every Wednesday is Wearable Wednesday here at Adafruit! We’re bringing you the blinkiest, most fashionable, innovative, […]