Michael Margolis is the author of Arduino Cookbook, a collection of projects utilizing the physical computing platform of Arduino. He was on hand at Maker Faire Bay Area 2011 to discuss Arduino and his book, published by O’Reilly Media.
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Create your own robots, toys, remote controllers, alarms, detectors, and more with Arduino and this guide. Arduino lets artists and designers build a variety of amazing objects and prototypes that interact with the physical world. With this Cookbook, you can dive right in and experiment, thanks to more than a hundred tips and techniques, no matter what your skill level. Here you’ll find the examples and advice you need to begin, expand, and enhance your projects right away.
In addition to being an online editor for MAKE Magazine, Michael Colombo works in fabrication, electronics, sound design, music production and performance (Yes. All that.) In the past he has also been a childrens' educator and entertainer, and holds a Masters degree from NYU's Interactive Telecommunications Program.View more articles by Michael Colombo