microcontrollers

Making a Pizza Box MIDI Controller with Conductive Paint

Making a Pizza Box MIDI Controller with Conductive Paint

Paint a fun and funky MIDI input device for making music on a pizza box.

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How to Design a Microcontroller Circuit

How to Design a Microcontroller Circuit

This article will focus primarily on the circuit design considerations of incorporating an ARM Cortex-M microcontroller.

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12 Specs to Consider When Choosing a Microcontroller for Your Product

Don’t know the first thing about microcontrollers? Well, here are some basics.

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Smart Bike Tweeted its Cross-Country Journey

Smart Bike Tweeted its Cross-Country Journey

Precious is the name of the sensor laden anthropomorphized bicycle modified by New York makers Zolty, Mattias Gunneras, and Michael Lipton of Breakfast. The project started when its rider, Janeen, had decided to ride across the US on the TransAmerica Trail to raise money for LIVESTRONG. The crew at Breakfast wanted to lend support and saw it as an opportunity to create something different and exciting.

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DFRobot Encourages the Open Hardware Community

DFRobot Encourages the Open Hardware Community

DFRobot is a Shanghai-based open source hardware facilitator whose mission is to encourage people to develop their own products and simply enable more rapid project creation. We caught up with Hector Saldana of DFRobot to find out more about the company’s offerings. Saldana notes one of their main focuses of DFRobot is to reduce the […]

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