If you would like to keep better track of your energy usage this GSM Power Monitor and Control by Idris Zainal Abidin might be just what you need.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.29 at 11:37
Kerry Wong has built a great Laser Oscilloscope using two Speakers. Of course this is not something that can be used to measure any real voltages or waveforms with any accuracy, for that you can use any used $50 scope.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.29 at 10:29
If you are interested in making a very basic scope to monitor some simple things before you spend the money on a real scope have a look at the work that vaupell posted in the Element 14 community.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.29 at 10:21
Check out the Cliff Test, it is a Constant Current Variable Load by TimNJ. It is based on the popular inexpensive load tester circuit that Dave Jones built a while ago.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.29 at 10:00
If you are looking to build a large low resolution screen stringing a bunch of WS2811 LED Strips together might be just the thing. ejunky66 shows us how you can make a cool flexible DIY LED Display using WS2811 LED Strips.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.22 at 23:18
If you are into minecraft you will soon be able to use some technology to interact with the game using physical objects. Adafruit is making this possible with an NFC reader that they will be releasing soon.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.22 at 22:25
RFID technology has rapidly been getting cheaper and simpler for the DIY enthusiast to get into over the years. The video above uses a Raspberry Pi and doesn’t have build instructions but that doesn’t matter much.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.15 at 22:34
Hoffman Engineering shows us how to do some DIY 3D Scanning Using an xBox Kinect. The output of the process can then be used to print on a 3D printer.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.15 at 22:18
If you have one of those electronic fly swatters kicking around you might want to hack it into a cool looking light. Steven from RimStar has just completed his Fly Swatter Compact Fluorescent Light Hack.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.08 at 23:30
Ben Heck shows us how you can be a one man video recording machine. Don’t you hate it when you need to reposition the camera for multiple shots.
Via Hacked Gadgets | Posted on 2015.03.08 at 22:13