• Retro GameBox Kit

    Project files: Google Drive A while ago we ran a workshop in Rua Red, where the participants built their own Arduino-powered Retro games console. It was a great success; all the consoles worked and we all got a little bit better at Space Invaders, Parachutes, Asteroids and Sudoku. In preparation for that workshop, I put …

  • BattleShots

    So I made a game…     Battleshots has been born… Its a drinking game based on battleships. You get 5 ships, 1X5 test tubes, 1X4, 2X3 and 1X2 test tubes. Fill those tubes with a responsible level of the alcohol of your choice. The aim of the game is to sink all your buddies …

  • Edison as an IoT Device

    INtroduction to Edison I’ve been playing with the Edison that I got at the hardware hackathon BedLab attended a few weeks back. Thanks to the guys from Intel for donating a few to the BedLab fund. (Full disclosure on the post, i work for Intel over in London (www.cities.io) so I’ll try to keep the …

  • Turning on an LED from a Button

    So you want to Learn to program and build projects with Arduino. Me too, and I want to help you learn from my experience, as I too am a beginner. I could do the boring, pointless Arduino version of Hello Wold, Blink!, tutorial that most people start with, but it doesn’t involve enough as far …