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June 04, 2016 / by / 4 comments

IoT Triad Part II - Mobile (Cordova), Device (nRF51822) and a bit of Cloud (ThingSpeak)

Sending BLE heart rate data from nRF51822 to mobile app and ThingSpeak.

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March 17, 2016 / by / 4 comments

Getting Started with Atmel ATtiny10

Programming ATtiny10 using TPI and driving an RGB LED.

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January 17, 2016 / by / 4 comments

All Roads Lead to Shenzhen (for Electronics)

An account of my first visit to Shenzhen, China - the modern day Mecca of electronics manufacturing.

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December 22, 2015 / by / 4 comments

Talking to MMA7660 using I2C and ATtiny85

ATtiny85-MMA7660 comms using I2C, and impressions of using Atmel Studio 7 + Atmel ICE for development.

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November 09, 2015 / by / 4 comments

Hacking a Cheap LED Lamp with nRF51822

Hacking a Cheap Diwali LED Lamp with Nordic nRF51822 BLE SoC and controlling it via a phone.

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October 12, 2015 / by / 4 comments

BLEBot - nRF51822 based BLE Robot

A phone controlled and autonomous robot based on Nordic nRF51822 BLE chip.

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September 26, 2015 / by / 4 comments

Touch Activated Blinky Badge

A transistor based touch activated LED flasher badge to teach electronics and SMD soldering to kids and beginners.

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August 05, 2015 / by / 4 comments

Motor Control over BLE with nRF51822 and TB6612FNG

Controlling two motors over BLE using a TB6612FNG board connected to the Nordic nRF51-DK (nRF51822/nRF51422).

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August 02, 2015 / by / 4 comments

Why You Should Document Your Project

An appeal to makers - why you should document your project, and how you can do it.

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July 25, 2015 / by / 4 comments

Controlling an RGB LED with Nordic nRF51-DK (nRF51822/nRF51422)

Using PWM and Nordic UART Service on nRF51-DK (nRF51822/nRF52422) to control an RGB LED over BLE.

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