Discover the easy way to send bulk SMS from your PC, Mac or mobile device
22 November 2017
Using the latest in technology, WinSMS offers cost effective messaging solutions that business owners can apply to their businesses and benefit from. Read more...
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Reviewing a 10 Watt LED integrated tube light
Reviewing a 10 Watt LED integrated tube light
11 October 2017 | Renier Delport |
I recently obtained two so-called LED Series One T8 tubes and thought I would share my thoughts with you on a blog entry. I originally obtained the 'LED Series One T8' in an attempt to add more light while filming my YouTube videos. Although the results were undesirable, I thought to write something about it here. Read more...
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Collections(s): Blog, Home Security, Microelectronics
Tagged with lighting, review, specs, videos
Using the Autodesk EAGLE free version for electronic hobbyists
Using the Autodesk EAGLE free version for electronic hobbyists
2 October 2017 | Renier Delport |
Autodesk EAGLE is a PC software package that designs printed circuit boards (PCB). It contains a complete set of PCB layout and schematic editing tools, library content and community-driven features. Read more...
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Tagged with Autodesk EAGLE, Linux software, PCB, PCB design, PCB design software, Windows software, free software, software
Connecting the ESP8266 to a breadboard and FTDI programmer
Connecting the ESP8266 to a breadboard and FTDI programmer
12 September 2017 | Updated 14 September 2017 | Renier Delport |
Compared with other microcontroller boards (e.g. the Arduinos), the ESP8266 is slightly more complex to hook up with a serial programming port. This post will show you how to connect the ESP8266 to a breadboard and FTDI programmer. Read more...
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Collections(s): ESP Microcontrollers, Microelectronics
Tagged with Bluetooth, Bluetooth modules, ESP8266, FTDI programmer, Wi-Fi modules, getting started, microcontrollers, wi-fi, wireless communication
Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller
Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller
6 July 2017 | Renier Delport |
Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller explores the similarities of digital readings in order to give the DIY hobbyist a better grasp on their usage in projects. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, ESP Microcontrollers, Microelectronics, Raspberry Pi
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ESP-32 development boards for Wi-Fi communication
ESP-32 development boards for Wi-Fi communication
25 June 2017 | Updated 26 June 2017 | Renier Delport |
The ESP-32 microcontroller development board, or simply the ESP-32, is a relatively small, low power, easily obtainable, complete and breadboard-friendly microcontroller board, with build-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. Read more...
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Collections(s): ESP Microcontrollers, Home Automation, Home Security, Microelectronics
Tagged with Arduino programming language, Bluetooth, Bluetooth modules, ESP, ESP32, GPIO, Micro-B USB, Wi-Fi modules, YouTube, digital read, digital write, introduction, microcontrollers, specs, videos, wi-fi, wireless communication