Makers Wanted: Fix These Medtronic Ventilator Schematics

KiCad Services needs your help transferring the schematics of the newly opened ventilator into a modern, usable, open format.

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Monitor Soil Moisture With An ESP8266 And A Hygrometer

In this article we will take the first step towards developing an intelligent system aimed at monitoring and controlling soil moisture in plants and plantations.

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Scrubber Times Handwashing With Your Favorite Tunes

A simple Raspberry Pi project to fight the Cabin Fever

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Quick Look: The Adafruit Clue

I finally got my hands on the Adafruit Clue. This is an exciting time in hobby electronics. The fact that for under $30 you can have a board that is this packed with sensors, has bluetooth connectivity, and a display is pretty mind blowing. The addition of circuitpython is pretty nice as well.  

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This Clever Alarm Tells You When Your Favorite Maker Posts A New Video

Wesley Treat is a big fan of Jimmy Diresta. When he was at Jimmy’s shop visiting, he happened to notice one of Diresta’s notorious spray paint stencils sitting around, so he swiped it with this hillarious homage in mind. Now, any time Jimmy Diresta posts a new video, Wesley’s workshop gets an ear shattering “notification” […]

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Watch As This Rubik’s Cube Floats In Mid-Air While Solving Itself

Last year we were awed by the clever work of Takashi Kaburagi. He built a rubik’s cube that solves itself. The internals of this robot are cleverly designed so that it can twist and turn itself back to the solved position from the inside, leaving us with a fantastic show. He brought it to the […]

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