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Sababox is an easy-to-use remote for the elderly

Reading Time: 2 minutes Arduino Team — September 28th, 2021 Modern television remote controls have a massive number of buttons compared to their more primitive predecessors, and because of this, seniors can struggle with knowing which button to press and when as well as having difficulties seeing the small text. This problem inspired Instructables user omerrv to create a device that […]

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It’s easier than ever to add two-way communication to Arduino devices

Reading Time: 2 minutes Arduino Team — April 19th, 2021 There’s a brand new device-to-device communication feature available now in the Arduino IoT Cloud. It’s something we’ve been working on for a long time. So we’re excited to see how it’ll add a whole new connected dimension to your Arduino projects. What is “device-to-device” communication? Internally we’ve been looking […]

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Video stream surfing with Arduino!

Reading Time: 2 minutes Video stream surfing with Arduino! Arduino Team — March 1st, 2019 While channel surfing might increasingly seem to be a thing of the past, Kevin Darrah demonstrates that it’s possible to control your streaming computer with a traditional TV remote.  His simple solution reads IR signals with an IR detector module, which can then be […]

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Augment RC vehicle control with an IMU-based transmitter

Reading Time: 2 minutes Augment RC vehicle control with an IMU-based transmitter Arduino Team — October 2nd, 2018 When piloting a vehicle remotely, it’s only natural to tilt your controller one way or the other to “help” guide it in the right direction. While usually this has no effect whatsoever, YouTuber Electronoobs decided to take this concept and run […]

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How to build a competiton-ready Raspberry Pi robot

Reading Time: 3 minutes With the recent announcement of the 2019 Pi Wars dates, we’ve collected some essential online resources to help you get started in the world of competitive robots. Robotics 101 Before you can strap chainsaws and flamethrowers to your robot, you need to learn some basics. Sorry. As part of our mission to put digital making […]