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Use a Raspberry Pi, camera, and free software to make a lockbox that opens only when it sees your mug. Read more »


Combine the Arduino Yún with a simple solderless breadboard circuit to create a homemade 'universal' remote control that you can navigate with your laptop or smartphone. Read more »


Combine the Arduino Yún with a TFT Touch Shield to assemble a homemade alarm clock that automatically sets alarms based on calendar events and even emails with the correct code word. And it looks cool too! Read more »

With full weight on the scale, adjust the amplifier gain until the output is about 5 volts.

Build a smart cocktail shaker with help from an Arduino. Read more »


Protect your treasure from prying eyes without remembering a combination or carrying a key; your face is the key to unlock this box! Read more »