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Getting Started with ESP32 Dev Module

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This is a getting started guide for the ESP32 Dev Module. If you’re familiar with the ESP8266, the ESP32 is its sucessor. The ESP32 is loaded with lots of new features the two most important: it combines WiFi and Bluetooth wireless capabilities and it’s dual core. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 […]

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Installing the ESP32 Board in Arduino IDE (Mac and Linux instructions)

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The ESP32 is currently being integrated with the Arduino IDE just like it was done for the ESP8266, but not everything is working at the moment (see here). This add-on for the Arduino IDE allows you to program the ESP32 using the Arduino IDE and its programming language. If you like the ESP32, you might also enjoy reading all my ESP8266 […]

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Installing the ESP32 Board in Arduino IDE (Windows instructions)

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The ESP32 is currently being integrated with the Arduino IDE just like it was done for the ESP8266, but not everything is working at the moment (see here). This add-on for the Arduino IDE allows you to program the ESP32 using the Arduino IDE and its programming language. If you like the ESP32, you might also enjoy reading all my ESP8266 […]

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20 Free Guides for Arduino Modules and Sensors

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The Arduino community has created a wide variety of modules and sensors that can enhance your projects. Here’s the ultimate collection of 20 free guides for Arduino Modules and Sensors that can help you get started with them. Let’s start! Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, […]

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Guide for Relay Module with Arduino

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This post shows how to use a relay module with your Arduino. It starts by demonstrating how to connect the relay to mains voltage and to the arduino. Then, you’ll have an example on how to control a lamp with a relay module and a PIR motion sensor. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete […]

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Guide for the Tilt Sensor (inclinometer) with Arduino

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This post shows how to use the tilt sensor module with the Arduino. The tilt sensor is many times referred to as inclinometer, tilt switch or rolling ball sensor. Using a tilt sensor is a simple way to detect orientation or inclination. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 […]

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Guide for Microphone Sound Sensor with Arduino

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This post shows how to use the microphone sound sensor with the Arduino board. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, including projects, tips, and tricks! The registration closes soon, so SIGN UP NOW » Recommended Resources Home Automation using ESP8266 »Build IoT projects and home […]

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9 Arduino Compatible Temperature Sensors for Your Electronics Projects

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Reading the temperature with the Arduino is a very useful task. It is commonly used in a weather station project or in a home thermostat, for example. There are several ways of measuring the temperature. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, including projects, tips, and tricks! […]

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Guide for BMP180 Barometric Sensor with Arduino

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This post is about how to use the BMP180 barometric sensor with the Arduino. It is also applicable for other similar barometric sensors. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, including projects, tips, and tricks! The registration closes soon, so SIGN UP NOW » Recommended Resources Home […]

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Guide for Real Time Clock (RTC) Module with Arduino (DS1307 and DS3231)

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This post is about how to use the DS1307 Real Time Clock (RTC) module with the Arduino. You can also follow this guide for other similar modules like the DS3231 RTC. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, including projects, tips, and tricks! The registration closes soon, […]

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Guide for 0.96 inch OLED Display with Arduino

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This post shows how to use the small 0.96 inch OLED display with the Arduino board. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, including projects, tips, and tricks! The registration closes soon, so SIGN UP NOW » Recommended Resources Home Automation using ESP8266 »Build IoT projects […]

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Guide for WS2812B Addressable RGB LED Strip with Arduino

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This post is about the WS2812B LED strip, which is an addressable RGB LED strip. The information in this post also works with other similar LED strips, such as strips of the WS28XX family, Neopixel strip and others. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, including projects, tips, and […]

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Guide for DS18B20 Temperature Sensor with Arduino

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In this guide I’ll show you how to read the temperature with the DS18B20 temperature sensor with the Arduino board. The DS18B20 Temperature Sensor The DS18B20 temperature sensor is a 1-wire digital temperature sensor. This means that you can read the temperature with a very simple circuit setup. It communicates on common bus, which means that you […]

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Guide for 8×8 Dot Matrix MAX7219 with Arduino + Pong Game

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The dot matrix that we’re going to use in this guide is a 8×8 matrix which means that it has 8 columns and 8 rows, so it contains a total of 64 LEDs. Learn ESP32 with Arduino IDE This our complete guide to program the ESP32 with Arduino IDE, including projects, tips, and tricks! The registration […]

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