• What have you built with Arduino? Interview 14&15 #MFRome14 Januar 28, 2015
    Maker Faire Rome video interviews – “What have you built with Arduino?” – A couple of new protagonists for our short series: Bee Uno – Arduino-controlled DJ midi controller, interview with the makers   ITIS-LS – F. Giordani students’ quad ambient controller Explore playlist on Youtube >>
  • Design a LEGO- compatible servo holder and print it with Materia 101 Januar 27, 2015
    This week we are presenting you a new tutorial on 3d printing of Lego-compatible pieces with Materia 101. Kristoffer designed a brick with the parametric 3d modeler FreeCAD that can hold a small servo. Following the 10-step instructions  you can easily add wheels to robots built in LEGO and  use specific servos with different sizes. Check […]
  • Fifty speakers for an interactive sound sculpture Januar 26, 2015
    Hive (2.0) is the second iteration of an interactive sound sculpture consisting of fifty speakers and seven audio channels. The sensors detect the proximity of people and Arduino manipulates audio according to it. It was created by Hopkins Duffield, a Toronto-based collaborative duo exploring ways to combine both new and familiar mediums with artistically technological […]
  • This week’s podcast unravels the secrets of Thread and HomeKit Januar 27, 2015
      For those of you who love talking about radio protocols listen all the way through for our guest on this week’s podcast because Sujata Neidig, of the Thread Group and Freescale Semiconductor, doesn’t disappoint. She digs into the hardcore details about how the Thread protocol […] This week’s podcast unravels the secrets of Thread […]
  • The internet of mi. Discussing Xiaomi, Yonomi and smart homes Januar 20, 2015
    Building an interface for the connected home that won’t freak out mainstream consumers is tough. So when I head about an app called Yonomi, that attempted to help the casually connected consumer eke a bit more functionality out of their connected devices without making them program […] The internet of mi. Discussing Xiaomi, Yonomi and […]
  • Wall Street’s perspective on IoT and the plague of CES Januar 13, 2015
    The internet of things isn’t ready to roil Wall Street this year. Or at least that’s the conclusion of former Deutsche Bank financial analyst Jonathan Goldberg, who is now a development executive for Paragon Semiconductor and still write analysts notes at Digits to Dollars. I asked […] Wall Street’s perspective on IoT and the plague […]