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Arduino Cookbook: Recipes to Begin, Expand, and Enhance Your Projects
     

Arduino Cookbook: Recipes to Begin, Expand, and Enhance Your Projects

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by Michael Margolis
 

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Want to create devices that interact with the physical world? This cookbook is perfect for anyone who wants to experiment with the popular Arduino microcontroller and programming environment. You’ll find more than 200 tips and techniques for building a variety of objects and prototypes such as toys, detectors, robots, and interactive clothing that can sense

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Want to create devices that interact with the physical world? This cookbook is perfect for anyone who wants to experiment with the popular Arduino microcontroller and programming environment. You’ll find more than 200 tips and techniques for building a variety of objects and prototypes such as toys, detectors, robots, and interactive clothing that can sense and respond to touch, sound, position, heat, and light.

You don’t need to have mastered Arduino or programming to get started. Updated for the Arduino 1.0 release, the recipes in this second edition include practical examples and guidance to help you begin, expand, and enhance your projects right away—whether you’re an artist, designer, hobbyist, student, or engineer.

  • Get up to speed on the Arduino board and essential software concepts quickly
  • Learn basic techniques for reading digital and analog signals
  • Use Arduino with a variety of popular input devices and sensors
  • Drive visual displays, generate sound, and control several types of motors
  • Interact with devices that use remote controls, including TVs and appliances
  • Learn techniques for handling time delays and time measurement
  • Apply advanced coding and memory handling techniques

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781449321192
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media, Incorporated
Publication date:
12/12/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
724
Sales rank:
496,618
File size:
14 MB
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Meet the Author

Michael Margolis is a technologist in the field of real time computing with expertise in developing and delivering hardware and software for interacting with the environment. He has more than 30 years of experience at senior levels with Sony, Microsoft, and Lucent/Bell Labs. He has written libraries and core software that are part of the official Arduino 1.0 distribution.

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Arduino Cookbook 3.9 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 9 reviews.
Tom_Petersen More than 1 year ago
This is your basic problem / solution guide for many common things that you might want to do with Arduino. Most of the solutions are primarily software. However, the hardware ideas are sufficient and useful. Deeper theory is not given in these pages. There are additonal references given after each solution for those who wish to dig deeper. Recommended.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
There are items and figures that - up to this point - are better presented by a physical book. Content gets 5 stars. Readability of code on nook color gets 3 stars. If you have an arduino, this book is a must-have. I program microcontrollers for work and i still learned nice techniques from this book that simply hadn't occured to me.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I own the paperback version of this book and and make good use of it. Taking prototype on vacation. Nook is much lighter than the book!
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Some of the artwork is nothing but black rectangles. They obviously had problems converting the figures.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
...but I can't. The NOOK for Mac app is worse than a beta version. Quite frankly it would be an insult to gamma. Perhaps they should work their way back from omega. That would give me hope for the eventual beta .