WEL44. DIY microscope, Flying robots, Modular Smartphones, IoT, Best Halloween Hacks

COOL PROJECTS OF THE WEEK

Convert your smartphone in a microscope. Just $10!
http://www.instructables.com/id/10-Smartphone-to-digital-microscope-conv...



Robust Flight in Cluttered Indoor Environments http://lis.epfl.ch/airburr



Making 128Mb SIMMS from 64s
http://jax184.com/projects/128mb simm/simms.html

BEST HALLOWEEN TRICKS

Haunted Mansion portrait (Raspberry Pi)
http://www.brandonetto.com/?p=1582

6 Halloween projects you can build
http://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1319830

Motion Eyes
http://www.mikekohn.net/micro/motion_eyes.php

Rocket Backpack costume
http://www.instructables.com/id/rocket-costume/

Arduino powered Skeleton. PIR + LEDs
http://www.conetix.com.au/blog/steveduino-arduino-powered-skeleton-part-...

Double Helix Jacob's Ladder
http://www.richardosgood.com/blog/2013/10/29/double-helix-jacobs-ladder/

BEAGLEBONE

Boot to QT on BeagleBone and Raspberry Pi
http://www.electronicsweekly.com/news/design/embedded-systems/qt-targets...

Some updates on the crypto cape
http://datko.net/2013/10/28/tor_cryptodev/

How to build a kernel for BBB from scratch (Part 1)
http://the8thlayerof.net/2013/10/16/beagle-bone-black-notes-how-to-build...

RASPBERY PI

3D scanning using the awesome pi3dscan
http://www.pi3dscan.com/?p=46




Using the hardware random number generator (another article)
http://vk5tu.livejournal.com/43059.html

Using sonar sensors with Rpi
http://gonebanana.blogspot.nl/2013/10/using-sonar-sensor-with-raspberry-...

Rpi Pi NoIR images and details
http://www.raspberrypi.org/archives/5146

DIY info screen using raspberry Pi and dashing
http://www.fusonic.net/en/blog/2013/07/31/diy-info-screen-using-raspberr...

Frindo, robotics platform for Rpi Robots
http://www.linuxuser.co.uk/reviews/frindo-robotics-platform-review-a-ras...

C++ API for the Rpi Camera
http://robotblogging.blogspot.co.uk/2013/10/an-efficient-and-simple-c-ap...

DID YOU KNOW...

.. Internet of Things?. Interesting tutorial on the topic using nanode
http://blog.wickeddevice.com/?p=440

... about CAN? More tutorials this week from HackADay
http://hackaday.com/2013/10/29/can-hacking-protocols/
http://www.elektronika.ba/canbus/

... about the PhoneBlock Project?. Meet the modular phone
https://phonebloks.com/

... and a bout the Motorola ARA project?
http://motorola-blog.blogspot.nl/2013/10/goodbye-sticky-hello-ara.html

IN CASE YOU MISSED...

BeagleBone Black servo control tutorial
http://learn.adafruit.com/controlling-a-servo-with-a-beaglebone-black/ov...

DEVICES

InfinitEye. 210 FOV HMD
http://www.roadtovr.com/infiniteeye-worlds-first-ever-hands-210-fov-hmd-...

Let your smartphone act as many different Arduino Shields
http://techcrunch.com/2013/10/28/hey-arduino-fans-1sheeld-lets-your-smar...

Berg Cloud. A kit to bring the IoT to Arduino, Raspberry and mbed
http://www.fastcodesign.com/3020756/from-berg-a-diy-kit-that-connects-yo...

CU next week
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