Monitor and control your irrigation system with a mobile app

Create your Blynk mobile app to monitor your garden and activate the irrigation. Story In this tutorial we are going to learn how to use the Blynk app to monitor and control the status of our irrigation system. Blynk setup First of all you need to download the Blynk app on your smartphone and create an account. Then we can start creating a new project, select from the list your hardware and we are ready to ...

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Cayenne and SparkFun IoT 433 Mhz Sockets

I know the Z-Wave or Netatmo system for IoT, domotic system and automation of house. But now you can make an ESP8266 DoMo system. Story Introduction: Cayenne and SparkFun IoT 433 Mhz Sockets I know the Z-Wave or Netatmo system for IoT, domotic system and automation of house. But now you can make a simple system that uses a Node MCU board and Cayenne platform for control five 110/220 V sockets. You can downl ...

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Pavlov’s Cat

Time to get Pavlovian on your cat! Story If you ever tried to train a cat, you know how hard it is. Cats are their own masters, but now you have the chance to let the cats do your bidding using this IoT-enabled device. Welcome to Pavlov's Cat Experiment! In this project, you will learn how to teach your cat when it is (and isn't) dinner time using nothing but the components in the MKR IoT Bundle and some ca ...

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Fuel-gauge ICs help prevent battery clones

Description The MAX1720x/MAX1721x are ultra-low power stand-alone fuel gauge ICs that implement the Maxim ModelGauge™ m5 algorithm without requiring host interaction for configuration. This feature makes the MAX1720x/MAX1721x excellent pack-side fuel gauges. The MAX17201/MAX17211 monitor a single cell pack. The MAX17205/MAX17215 monitor and balance a 2S or 3S pack or monitor a multiple-series cell pack. To ...

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Battery-pack fuel gauge with SHA-256 authentication prevents pack cloning

Description The MAX1720x/MAX1721x are ultra-low power stand-alone fuel gauge ICs that implement the Maxim ModelGauge™ m5 algorithm without requiring host interaction for configuration. This feature makes the MAX1720x/MAX1721x excellent pack-side fuel gauges. The MAX17201/MAX17211 monitor a single cell pack. The MAX17205/MAX17215 monitor and balance a 2S or 3S pack or monitor a multiple-series cell pack. To ...

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LinkIt™ Smart 7688 Smart Room

This Project will demonstrate you to control & monitor your room through my custom designed responsive web app. Story After Creating MKR1000 Surprise Room Decoration I decided to make another project to monitor and control my Parents room. Like you are out of home in day and working in a office long night but you don't know what's going on in your parents room. You want to monitor you parents room, what ...

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Create Mobile Apps for Android and iOS Connecting to the MKR

This simple project shows how to make an app that controls an Arduino MKR1000 board with Evothings Studio by communicating over the TCP. Story MKR1000 is a powerful board that combines the functionality of the Zero and the Wi-Fi Shield. It’s based on the Atmel ATSAMW25 that is part of the SmartConnect family of Atmel Wireless devices, specifically designed for IoT. It offers the ideal solution for makers se ...

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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. Story Introduction and Idea Everyone deserves a good night’s sleep. Without good sleep, it’s difficult to function at full speed and face the day ahead. A restless night can happen for many reasons, and it’s hard to diagnose. That’s where Good Sleep comes in. With Good ...

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Door Status Monitor using the ESP8266

In this project you’re going to monitor the status of a door using an ESP8266. The goal of this project is to show the endless possibilities that this $4 WiFi module offers when integrates with a free platform that I’m about to show you. Before continue reading this project, please complete the following tutorials or use them as a reference: How to get started with the ESP8266 How to Install the ESP8266 Boa ...

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IoT System To Monitor Soil Moisture With Arduino

This IoT system monitors the soil moisture using Arduino and sensors. Data are sent to an IoT cloud platform to access it anywhere. Story This IoT system monitors the soil moisture using Arduino and sensors. Data coming from sensors is sent to a cloud platform. Moreover, this Arduino IoT system implements a notification system so that when the soil gets too dry it sends a notification. As you know already, ...

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MKR1000 Temp and Humidity Sensor

Send temperature and humidity data from an Arduino MKR1000 to Microsoft Azure. Things used in this project Story Paul DeCarlo has a great article on sending weather data from a Particle Photon to Microsoft Azure. I wanted to duplicate this with the new Arduino MKR1000. The Photon uses a webhook to send data from the Particle cloud to Azure. Since the MKR1000 supports HTTPS, data can be sent directly to Azur ...

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Wireless Pulse Rate Monitor featuring 4Duino-24

The Wireless Pulse-Rate monitor is a conceptual project made for hospitals and clinics, its main function is to minimise the time that nurses or doctors need to visit each patient in a hospital. Usually, Doctors and nurses visit each patient to check vital signs, by using this project, they can monitor the patient’s vital signs even without visiting them, and this also allows them to remotely monitor the pa ...

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