Category: 1Sheeld

Control a fan with smartphone gesture (Arduino Home Hacks #2)

Welcome to our home automation hacks series #2, today I am going to show you how to hack your home outlets with Arduino and a phone gesture 😉 .This time I used Accelerometer sensor shield from 1Sheeld application. And with a simple gesture it will open\close the outlet to trigger the fan on or off …

Arduino voice control

Top 5 Arduino Voice Control Modules

Ever wanted to make an Arduino voice control project? Recently I watched this video of a Harry Potter magic wand that you can command to turn on lights and order food! Disclaimer: I’m not a Harry Potter fan, not a fan of Star Trek or Star Wars either! Total Game of Thrones nerd though, check …

Top 5 Data logger Modules for Arduino

Top 5 Data Logger Modules for Arduino

Want to store your Arduino project’s data, measurement’s or sensor readings for future analysis?  Then you are in the right place, cause today I’m gonna list here the best 5 Arduino Data logger Modules. Data logger gives you the ability to track your system statistically and check how it worked over certain intervals. You can also use …

Arduino Synthesizer

Top 5 Arduino Synthesizer Shields

Hey Guys, ever wanted your Arduino to speak and tell you how hot it is or maybe even read your emails? Well, if you’re interested in making your Arduino speak or you just want to add fun to your project, then this list is for you. Today I got you some of the best Arduino …

Arduino’s SoftwareSerial vs AltSoftSerial: Which library to use with 1Sheeld+ ?

The newer version of 1Sheeld (1Sheeld+) built to support both iOS and Android devices,but not just that …! There’s another secret feature supported to solve the problem of using extra shield/board over 1Sheeld+, and this shield/board have the same way of communication used by 1Sheeld+ (The hardware UART serial pins pin0&pin1) with your Arduino. Exactly …

Display traffic status on an IKEA clock with Arduino and 1Sheeld

Whenever it’s time to get off the office, I always check the traffic status to choose the best time to go home. But I couldn’t find a way to do that autonomously. So then …. I was up to make a system that shows me the current traffic status with the help of a simple tool that is used …

NFC Module for Arduino

Top 3 NFC modules for Arduino

We can see how much RFID applications are being used in our daily life like in the elevators, many facilities entrances or even in some supermarkets but have you ever thought of how it works? RFID stands for “Radio Frequency ID” so it’s uniquely identifying items through radio frequency and it composed out of three main …

Arduino GPS logger

Top 5 Arduino GPS logger shields

You know when you download Google Earth and, out of the thousands of streets you can go to from the comfort of your chair, you choose to check out your home. Now you could do that automatically, just connect your GPS shield to your Arduino and, point it to the sky. Your home coordinates will …

Accelerometer Module

Which Arduino accelerometer module to use in your arduino project?

While most applications require tangible interactivity, an accelerometer module may come in handy alongside your Arduino! Such an accelerator module contains a sensor that measures acceleration as a physical parameter. Accelerometers measure acceleration in one to three linear axes (x, y, z). Also, it is measured in units of meters per second squared (m/s²), or …

Arduino Text to Speech

Arduino Text To Speech Shield Functions Explainer

Does your project have sensors, GSM, or even voice recognition feature?. What do you think if we make these things talking to you?!. Arduino text to speech shield can easily do this with one line of code. The Arduino Text To Speech Shield in 1Sheeld gets a text from the Arduino and converts it into …