Arduino MKR1000 + Android + Relay = Christmas gift lock

Santa is here but you need to guess your gift's password! It's a great starting point if you're new to Arduino MKR1000, networking & Android Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 LED (generic) × 1 Jumper wires (generic) × 1 Resistor 330 ohm × 1 Relay (generic) × 1 Story Christmas is here! You've got your gift but you need to unlock it. Get your Arduino MKR1000 and your Andr ...

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MKR1000 Pushover Status

Send status messages of your MKR1000 via Pushover service to your mobile phone, etc. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 Story An IoT node must be trimmed to reduce current consumption due to battery life. A WiFi-based node as Arduino MKR1000 needs a lot of current while sending. To avoid a high current consumption over time the controller should sleep the most time, wake up for ...

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Pushbutton → Push Notification

How many mundane devices upgrade to IoT because they let you monitor a single data point or a variable? That little nudge over the communication precipice allows you to charge 500% more. Now, if you are as handy as a Hackaday reader, you can throw a lazy afternoon at the problem and get the same effect from a “dumb” appliance. If IoT is as simple as getting a notification when your laundry is dry, or your w ...

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Alexa Controlled Door Sign Demo

Use Alexa to tell your door sign what message to display. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 Waveshare 200x200, 1.54inch E-Ink display module × 1 18650-Type Lithium Ion Battery (generic) × 1 18650-Type Battery Holder (generic) × 1 Breadboard (generic) × 1 Software apps and online services Arduino IDE Amazon Alexa Alexa Skills Kit Amazon Web Services AWS Lambda Thinger.io Pla ...

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Project “Gallon” – Smart Drinking Water Monitoring Platform

This project is a platform for drinking water monitoring and analytics, consists of IoT device, cloud, and mobile and web app. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 PCF8574 × 1 AC-DC Module 5V 500mA × 1 10 Segment LED Bar Graph (Red) × 1 Resistor 100 ohm × 11 Resistor 1k ohm × 1 Resistor 475 ohm × 1 AMS1117 × 1 Capacitor 470 µF × 1 Resistor 10k ohm × 4 MOC3021 × 1 BTA41600B × 1 ...

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Wi-Fi Power Toggler

Restores your Wi-Fi connection for you, so you don't have to, and keeps a track of how often this is done. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 DFRobot DF Robot Lithium Polymer Battery (1000mAh, 3.7V) × 1 Jumper wires (generic) × 1 N-Channel Power Mosfet (STP36NF06L) × 1 Linear Regulator (7805) × 1 Resistor 1k ohm × 1 Resistor 100k ohm × 2 Resistor 221k ohm × 1 PCB terminal bl ...

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IoT Based Electricity Energy Meter using ESP12 and Arduino

We all know about Electricity energy meters which are installed in everyone’s house or offices to measure the electricity consumption. At last of every month, many of us get worried about the high electricity bill and we have to look at the energy meter once in a while. But what if we can monitor our electricity uses from anywhere in the world and get an SMS/E-mail when your energy consumption reaches to a ...

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Amazon Dash Replenishment Pens

A pen holder that determines when there are two or less pens and triggers an Amazon pen set replacement. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 Crayola Air Dry Clay × 1 OpenBuilds Micro Limit Switch × 5 Software apps and online services Arduino IDE Amazon Web Services AWS SNS Hand tools and fabrication machines Soldering iron (generic) Story I used the Arduino MKR1000 as the mic ...

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PlantAnalyzer

A device which collects data (environmental, soil and photosynthesis values) of plant(s) and then stores/analyze using a MKR1000 and Azure. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 ADAFRUIT SD CARD READER × 1 ARDUCAM 5MP OV5642 × 1 SparkFun Weather Shield × 1 SparkFun Soil Moisture Sensor (with Screw Terminals) × 1 Breadboard (generic) × 1 Software apps and online services Arduino ...

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Control the Position of a Continuous Rotation Servo via WiFi

Position control using wifi from a smartphone sounds too good to be true? Do it with MKR1000. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 Hand tools and fabrication machines 3D Printer (generic) Story Many position control use steppers because they are easy to deal with and are cheap. RC servos are easy and cheap too, but they are limited to half revolution. Continuous rotation servo ...

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Good Sleep – Your Sleep Assistant

Get the best night's sleep by using Alexa and Arduino to monitor the conditions in your bedroom, make suggestions and help you sleep better. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 Amazon Alexa Amazon Echo × 1 SparkFun MEMS Microphone Breakout × 1 DHT11 Temperature & Humidity Sensor (3 pins) × 1 Arduino SD Card Adapter × 1 Photo resistor × 1 Resistor 4.75k ohm × 1 Software ap ...

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Smiling Snowball

A web-controlled smiling snowball based on the Arduino MKR1000 controlled via WiFi using MQTT, Shitr.io and Node-red. Things used in this project Hardware components Arduino MKR1000 × 1 LED matrix 8 x 8 (MAX7219) × 6 Jumper wires (generic) × 1 cardboard 40 cm x 40 cm (15.7 inch x 15.7 inch) × 1 blank paper × 1 Software apps and online services Node-RED Shiftr.io Arduino Web Editor Hand tools and fabrication ...

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