Category Archive: Arduino

Dec 06

External sensors for weather station

Recently the local Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) held two “hands on” sessions to build an Internet of Things (IoT) weather station. We built it on a breadboard so that the attendees would not have to solder wires. Several of the participants have kept their stations on-line and two have placed the unit …

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Nov 24

Solar Power Supply

A solar power supply would be a really neat addition to any Internet of Things project. The ultimate goal would be to have a self-sufficient IoT device that could be remotely reprogrammed¬†with the Other The Air (OTA) feature. A key to using solar power is to reduce the average power requirement of the IoT device. …

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