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Swarm Bots: Assembly and Co-operative Transport
Easy
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Full instructions

Objective of the Swarm-bots project is to study controlling the bot so assemble themselves, avoid obstacle and synchronization between bots.

Smart Garage
Advanced
  • 5,258
  • 24

Work in progress

Change the way you operate your garage!

College Faculty DashBoard
Intermediate
  • 3,056
  • 24

Save time by knowing whether the Faculty is in his chamber or not.

I'm Fine
Intermediate
  • 2,471
  • 24

Work in progress

The "I'm Fine" project is about monitoring the well being of especially lonely elderly people, who may not have daily contact to the family.

Azure Stream Analytics saving lives!
Advanced
  • 4,722
  • 24

Full instructions

Azure Stream Analytics watches sensors, control device autonomously, send Tweets and alerts in case of a hazard. Controllable by smartphone.

IoT Pull-Up Bar
Intermediate
  • 5,502
  • 23

GeekTurnik is the first WiFi-connected pull-up bar.

E-Health: Low Cost Sensors for Early Disease Detection
Intermediate
  • 3,870
  • 22

Full instructions

The vital signs of people is crucial in todays medicine. In this project I designed a system for measuring heart rate using pulse sensor.

Event Monitor for Independent Senior Citizens
Intermediate
  • 2,679
  • 22

Full instructions

Cost and availability of retirement villages cause aging people to stay in their own homes. This system monitors their daily events.

Did You Ever Want to Have a Video Doorphone?
Easy
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  • 19

Full instructions

Recycle your old cellphone to build one and connect it by a browser to your new phone, PC or tablet!

IoT PCR: Low Cost DNA Replication Connected to the Internet.
Advanced
  • 3,968
  • 19

An internet-connected, easy to use PCR Thermocycler designed by high schoolers, for high schoolers.

Sensal - All Senses Alarm Clock
Intermediate
  • 4,675
  • 19

Work in progress

Wake up, get productive or sleepy with the help of all available senses only when you need it.

How to Build Sauron The Lord of the Robots
Advanced
  • 3,360
  • 19

Full instructions

A human-sized semi-humanoid robot that looks like Sauron from The Lord of the Rings movie series.

Smart Connected Open Source Pot (Scopot)
Intermediate
  • 2,152
  • 18

A Smart Pot that has all the component inside of the pot and gives the light and humidity data to the web

Sliding Gate Automation
Advanced
  • 7,501
  • 18

Full instructions

Ever had an automatic Sliding Gate installed at your house only to open and close it manually. An easy method to get the system running.

Arduino Environmental Monitoring
Advanced
  • 7,650
  • 17

Inexpensive hack to monitor the temperature, humidity, barometric pressure and other factors using Windows 10 and Azure.

Weather Station for Drones
Intermediate
  • 7,163
  • 17

Full instructions

The project consists of a kit for drones that includes an electronic device that functions as a meteorological station.

Beekeeping with Arduino
Intermediate
  • 4,316
  • 17

Work in progress

Beekeeping (or apiculture, from Latin: apis "bee") is the maintenance of honey bee colonies, commonly in hives, by humans.

Arduino WiFi Pulse Monitor
Advanced
  • 3,710
  • 16

A complex and easy to use IoT solution to monitor heart rate.

Smart BT Lock with Custom Number
Advanced
  • 2,082
  • 15

Full instructions

High security cheap number lock. No one can able to see where the lock from outside the door. Use change password when ever they want.

Smart Home With Android App
Advanced
  • 1,999
  • 15

Full instructions

Use linkit one with Android app to make ur home smart by turn ON and off electronic devices using mobile

Codename RGB
Intermediate
  • 3,715
  • 15

Full instructions

Remotely control your RGB LED strip from your pc.

Singing Arduino
Intermediate
  • 4,145
  • 15

Would you like to surprise someone with a song?

Poke-e-mom: Send a Poke Reminder over LoRa Wireless
Easy
  • 3,392
  • 14

Full instructions

A Universal Windows poke notification App connected over LoRa wireless to Windows Remote Virtual Arduino virtualized and prototype hardware.

Supercapacitor powered arduino LED wrist watch
Advanced
  • 2,079
  • 14

Work in progress

Yes, it is crazy idea but why not? We have oled, epaper and nixie watch but use supercapacitor to power energy hungry led displays ?

Arduino : Lead Acid Battery Capacity Tester (Updated)
Advanced
  • 4,152
  • 13

Full instructions

A 12 V Lead-Acid Battery is Discharged at a Constant Current (Programmable) for a Period of Time to get Terminal Voltage VS Time curve

Aquarium Automation
Intermediate
  • 6,952
  • 13

The goal of this project is to build an aquarium’s device that is connected to a GSM so that we can control & monitor it through SMS.

Bluetooth control led with lcd led status display real time.
Easy
  • 8,115
  • 13

Full instructions

Tthis project is going to show you how to make Bluetooth led control with lcd beside the Arduino sowing the new led status.

MKR1000 Servo Control Panel
Easy
  • 2,406
  • 13

Full instructions

A servo controller using the built-in WiFi abilities of the Arduino MKR1k. The panel consists of a MKR1k web listener and Javascript/ajax.

Wi-Fi Power Toggler
Intermediate
  • 2,319
  • 13

Full instructions

Restores your Wi-Fi connection for you, so you don't have to, and keeps a track of how often this is done.

Light your Bike, and use your Phone to Control It
Intermediate
  • 1,640
  • 12

Work in progress

Arduino, NeoPixels, Firmata, and a Windows Phone (picked one up for $30 bucks) to control lighting.

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