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Arduino Robot Car

“You’ll learn how to construct your first Arduino robot car and create your chassi. In the field of robotics, electronics, or electrical engineering, line-following robots are well known due to the competitions that encourage learning in this medium. Each …

Arduino Snake Game

“By using the Maxx7219 and a Joystick module you can make a fully functioning snake game Supplies: - 1 Arduino Nano/Uno/Mega/Due - 1 Maxx7219 - 1 Joystick Module”

ATtiny85 Mini PCB Violin

“A tiny violin for playing tiny tunes Designing and building this tiny violin was a fun way to experiment with building my own microcontroller development board from scratch, as I’ve been meaning to do for a while. So I …

Big Wheel - Premiere Pro Video Deck

“Keyboards are the ultimate controller for video games (fight me, console peasants) but Premiere Pro demands a power level for which 104 buttons is not enough. We must Super Saiyan into a new form - we need KNOBS. This project takes …

Building an RC Feeder Airboat for Fishing

“This is a story about failure and how I managed to iterate on the design process so I can fix my mistakes. For some time now, I wanted to make a boat that I can use on my fishing trips …

Canonical Officially Launches Ubuntu 20.10

“Ubuntu was, is, and will probably remain the leading Linux distribution out there, at least as far as the number of users is considered. And the one to thank is Canonical’s commitment to keeping Ubuntu up-to-date with the latest …

Closing the Plastic Loop

“Researchers develop an efficient, low-energy method for upcycling polyethylene plastic waste into valuable molecules that can be repurposed for further use When we started using plastics about 70 years ago, not much thought — if any — was given to the implications …

Creating 3D maps of complex buildings for disaster management

“In case of an emergency, first responders like the fire brigade need up-to-date information. 2D maps are a common source of information but they can be difficult to read in an emergency situation. UT PhD-student Shayan Nikoohemat created an algorithm …

Cycloidal Disk Electro Mechanical Timer.

“Cycloidal Disk Electro Mechanical Timer is a mechanism I designed to control the start and stop of some of my automaton designs. When the user presses the start button, the automaton will start, cycle through the presentation, then stop automatically …

Development of ClockSquared Mini

“Summer break is here, and with some time to spare I decided to challenge myself with a project that I call “Clocksquared Mini”. It is Clocksquared, but in a tiny wristwatch package. This gives rise to a major challenge, as …