Category: 1Sheeld

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 …

Arduino Joystick

Top 5 Arduino Joystick Shields

In addition to playing games, joysticks have several usages in hardware projects. This includes controlling actuators and output devices, such as motors and speakers, or controlling pixels on a screen. In this article, I will introduce you to the best 5 Arduino joystick shields. Arduino joystick shields usually have at least one analog joystick with …

Arduino Accelerometer

Arduino Accelerometer Shield Functions Explainer

Today I’ll be explaining the functions of the Arduino Accelerometer shield in 1Sheeld and how to use it to control things with gesture control. The Arduino Accelerometer shield in 1Sheeld allows you to use your smartphone as an Accelerometer sensor so you can get the changes in gravity in 3 dimensions which are X, Y, …

Arduino GPS

Arduino GPS Shield Functions Explainer

Today I’ll be explaining the functions of the Arduino GPS shield in 1Sheeld and how to use it to get longitude and latitude locations. The Arduino GPS shield in 1Sheeld allows you to use your smartphone as a GPS receiver to be able to track your Arduino project wherever it is, using the GPS sensor …

GPS shield

1Sheeld GPS Shield Vs. SparkFun GPS Shield

Making a tracking system is something that most of us wanted to have in our projects, and with all that modern technology offering us, it can be made very simply with our beloved board “Arduino” and a GPS shield. Today I will make a detailed comparison between our 1Sheeld GPS shield and the SparkFun GPS …

1Sheeld Music Player Vs. SparkFun MP3 Player Shield

Today I will make a detailed comparison between our Music Player Shield in 1Sheeld, and SparkFun Mp3 Player Shield. I will cover the getting started points for each one, till you can play and pause music using both of them, and I’ve summarized the points of comparison between both shields in the table below: P.O.C  …