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Easy to use ‘over the air’ OTA (wifi) to program your ESP32

This is an information post mostly for myself – I spent a lot of time trying to program my ESP32 using the OTA functiona

10 Arduino hardware items, get started for a tenner!

Sometimes it’s hard to get started (and for a tenner) when you are unsure where to begin. Things can sometimes look more

Cheap ways to get started with Arduino ¢ ¢ ¢

Starting Arduino doesn’t have to cost a lot. This post aims to cover the cheap ways to get started with Arduino. This is

Breaking up Arduino: how to make your own arduino!

I’ve been looking at breaking out the ATMEGA328P-PU chip (that is used in many Arduino boards) to be able to reduce the

Secret Deposit Box, read the secrets of others & share yours

The context for this piece was to create something that would have engagement and appeal to someone who would use it. Ultimate

Uploading a sketch: Arduino

There are only a few steps involved in running a sketch on an Arduino board, and this post will take you through it step-by-st

Charging an electronic handbag with a USB cable

Here is a video clip showing how to charge your LED bag. It also is a good way to see how it looks when the LEDs are blinking,

Black 1950s Electronic Vintage, 5 LED handbag

Lilypad connection : Fixed

Sometimes when you are working on a project, it’s hard to think of all the possible solutions to an issue. This post is

Consolidated Summer 2013, What I am Studying: Smart Devices

Investigation into smart devices to combat perceived forgetfulness Our research investigates if a smart device can be used to

First iteration prototype Crumpler 1.0, how it’s made

First iteration prototype Crumpler 1.0  Write up of some of the details from the Crumpler Prototype I created for testing

Message Bag Prototype Iterations

This prototype (Message Bag 1.1) builds on the initial message bag, and has the basic features of it enhanced. It serves as a

about blurb: addiction & interests

Currently, I’m a Post Graduate Lecturer for MDes Design Innovation, Interaction Design (Specialism Leader) at Glasgow Sc