Smart Umbrella Stand

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Smart Umbrella Stand

This ambient weather forecasting umbrella stand hack from Simone Marra illustrates just how easy it is to integrate a networked controller with your project. Utilizing a Grove Nest board, a WiFi networking module, a motion sensor, and some RGB LEDs, Marra has built a handy way of remembering to bring an umbrella on your way out the door. [via HN]

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  9. Daniel Escasa says:

    I have a low-tech device called a window.

  10. OpenPicus » Blog Archive » Flyport GPRS/3G: your creations break free. says:

    […] growing as well, I really liked the Umbrella hack that had a great success last week, we made it on Make, Hackaday, Lifehacker and others! We’ll continue to work hard to give you the best platform […]

  11. openPicus blog » Blog Archive » Flyport GPRS/3G: your creations break free. says:

    […] growing as well, I really liked the Umbrella hack that had a great success last week, we made it on Make, Hackaday, Lifehacker and others! We’ll continue to work hard to give you the best platform […]

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