Category Archives: Arduino

Project: Playable LED Top

I’ve extended my Lilypad Arduino LED-Matrix top to make use of SparkFun’s ‘wearable’ keypad. Now you can draw on the top in LEDs! More details, especially on construction, on my blog.

Arduino 101: A course for complete beginners

Do you want to make things blink? Build interactive art? Construct robots to take over the world? The Arduino is for you. It’s intended for artists, designers, and hobbyists not engineers. It is an easy to use device made for real people.

Engineers Week 2011

We’re participating in Engineers Week again this year (14th-20th February) with our regular activities and some special events. Monday, 14th of February, 19:00- 22:00 – Electronics and Micro controller Group Night – 555 Timer Intro Tuesday, 15th of February, 19:30- 21:30 – Arduino 101 – Learn to Blink Wednesday, 16th of February, 19:00- 22:00 – […]

Pumpkin fun

While looking for something totally unrelated on the Internet a few days ago I came across a Larson Pumpkin. As it was coming up to Halloween I decided to have a go myself and see what I could do using an Arduino.

Irish Hackerspaces Week

Irish Hackerspaces Week is a week long series of events showcasing the different Hackerspace across Ireland. The week aims to show what each space brings to their local community. If you are coming to any of the events please sign up using the contact form at the end of the page. Time Table of Events in 091labs […]

Pretty LED Top

After many hours of work Cheryl has finally finished her LED Top. It looks great, well done. She’s also got a lot of construction details on her blog in parts, part 1 and part 2.