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BeagleBone für Einsteiger

BeagleBone für Einsteiger

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Publisher: O'Reilly Verlag

Publication Date: 13-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 15-FEB-2014

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Viele lieben Mikrocontroller-Plattformen wie die Arduino- oder die Raspberry Pi-Plattform, aber wenn die Ansprüche an die verwendete Elektronik steigen, dann stoßen diese Mikrocontroller schnell an ihre Grenzen. Der BeagleBone-Mikrocontroller von Texas Instruments ist mit 2 GB On-Board-Speicher für die vorinstallierte Linux-Software ausgestattet und verfügt mit seinen USB-, 10/100-Mbit-Ethernet- und HDMI-Schnittstellen über vielfältige Anschlussmöglichkeiten. Das Buch führt in das Opensource-Hard- und Softwareprojekt BeagleBone ein und stellt reizvolle Elektronikprojekte vor, die mit Python...

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Make: Basic Arduino Projects

Make: Basic Arduino Projects

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 04-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 11-FEB-2014

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This companion book to MakerShed's Ultimate Arduino Microcontroller Pack provides 26 clearly explained projects that you can build with this top-selling kit right away--including multicolor flashing lights, timers, tools for testing circuits, sound effects, motor control, and sensor devices. The kit features the Arduino Uno Microcontroller and a MakerShield, the definitive prototyping shield for Arduino....

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Monitorowanie otoczenia z Arduino

Monitorowanie otoczenia z Arduino

By: ; Patrick Di Justo

Publisher: Helion

Publication Date: 07-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 05-FEB-2014

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Zbuduj własne urządzenia pomiarowe z platformą Arduino! Arduino to niesamowita platforma, która otworzyła przed światem elektroniki mnóstwo nowych możliwości. Dzięki prostocie obsługi zdobyła rzeszę zwolenników, a to przełożyło się na ilość dostępnych w sieci materiałów i publikacji. Dla platformy Arduino opracowano liczne akcesoria, które pozwalają użytkownikowi rozbudować każdy układ. Dodatkowo istnieje też możliwość połączenia jej z kolejną popularną platformą Raspberry Pi. Z tym duetem osiągniesz wszystko! Ten fantastyczny podręcznik pokaże Ci, jak wykorzystać Arduino do zbierania...

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Make: AVR Programming

Make: AVR Programming

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 07-FEB-2014

Insert Date: 29-JAN-2014

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Atmel's AVR microcontrollers are the chips that power Arduino, and are the go-to chip for many hobbyist and hardware hacking projects. In this book you'll set aside the layers of abstraction provided by the Arduino environment and learn how to program AVR microcontrollers directly. In doing so, you'll get closer to the chip and you'll be able to squeeze more power and features out of it. Each chapter of this book is centered around projects that incorporate that particular microcontroller topic. Each project includes schematics, code, and illustrations of a working project. ...

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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Thinking Robots

LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Thinking Robots

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 15-DEC-2009

Insert Date: 14-JAN-2014

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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Thinking Robots includes full building and programming instructions for two of Daniele Benedettelli's most unique creations—a brand new version of his famous Rubik's Cube solver and an interactive Tic-Tac-Toe playing robot....

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This books chapters on programming and design, CAD-style drawings, and abundance of screenshots make it easy for the reader to master the LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT kit and to build and program nine example robots. Chapters cover using the NXT programming language (NXT-G) as well as troubleshooting; design; software; sensors; Bluetooth; even how to create a NXT remote control....

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Getting Started with Intel Galileo

Getting Started with Intel Galileo

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Publisher: Maker Media, Inc

Publication Date: 26-MAR-2014

Insert Date: 10-JAN-2014

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Getting Started with the Intel Galileo gets you up and running with this new, x86-powered board that was developed in collaboration between Arduino and Intel. You'll learn how to set it up, connect it to your computer, and begin programming. You'll learn how to build electronics projects around the Galileo, and you'll explore the features and power that make it different from all the boards that came before. Developed in collaboration with the Intel Galileo team, and in consultation with members of the Arduino team, this is the definitive introduction to Intel's new board for makers....

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RFID Security and Privacy

RFID Security and Privacy

By: Yingjiu Li; Robert H. Deng; Elisa Bertino

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers

Publication Date: 01-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 06-JAN-2014

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As a fast-evolving new area, RFID security and privacy has quickly grown from a hungry infant to an energetic teenager during recent years. Much of the exciting development in this area is summarized in this book with rigorous analyses and insightful comments. In particular, a systematic overview on RFID security and privacy is provided at both the physical and network level. At the physical level, RFID security means that RFID devices should be identified with assurance in the presence of attacks, while RFID privacy requires that RFID devices should be identified without disclosure of any...

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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT One-Kit Wonders is packed with building and programming instructions for ten innovative robots. The book dives headfirst into the creative thrill of robot-building with models like Grabbot, Dragster, and The Hand. Step by step building instructions make it simple to construct even the most complex models while the detailed programming instructions teach you how a NXT program really works. ...

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Raspberry Pi Hacks

Raspberry Pi Hacks

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 20-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2013

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With more than 60 practical and creative hacks, this book helps you turn Raspberry Pi into the centerpiece of some cool electronics projects. Want to create a controller for a camera or a robot? Set up Linux distributions for media centers or PBX phone systems? That’s just the beginning of what you’ll find inside Raspberry Pi Hacks....

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Exploring Arduino: Tools and Techniques for Engineering Wizardry

Exploring Arduino: Tools and Techniques for Engineering Wizardry

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Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Publication Date: 22-JUL-2013

Insert Date: 11-DEC-2013

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Learn to easily build gadgets, gizmos, robots, and more using Arduino Written by Arduino expert Jeremy Blum, this unique book uses the popular Arduino microcontroller platform as an instrument to teach you about topics in electrical engineering, programming, and human-computer interaction. Whether you're a budding hobbyist or an engineer, you'll benefit from the perfectly paced lessons that walk you through useful, artistic, and educational exercises that gradually get more advanced. In addition to specific projects, the book shares best practices in programming and design that you can...

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Beginning Sensor Networks with Arduino and Raspberry Pi

Beginning Sensor Networks with Arduino and Raspberry Pi

By: Charles Bell

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 20-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 05-DEC-2013

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Beginning Sensor Networks with Arduino and Raspberry Pi teaches you how to build sensor networks with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and XBee radio modules, and even shows you how to turn your Raspberry Pi into a MySQL database server to store your sensor data! First you'll learn about the different types of sensors and sensor networks, including how to build a simple XBee network. Then you'll walk through building an Arduino-based temperature sensor and data collector, followed by building a Raspberry Pi-based sensor node. Next you'll learn different ways to store sensor data, including...

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Arduino for Teens

Arduino for Teens

By: Robert W. Patterson; Kathleen M. Patterson

Publisher: Course Technology PTR

Publication Date: 17-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 28-NOV-2013

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The Arduino open-source microcontroller is a popular hardware/software platform that lets artists, designers, and other experimental hobbyists incorporate computer-controlled electronics into their creative projects. ARDUINO FOR TEENS was written for young people (or anyone else) who would like to learn the ins and outs of microcontroller electronics and the Arduino in particular. Most teens today are at home with computers and software from a user's perspective, but working with the Arduino will open up the world of computer technology to them in new and exciting ways. Written...

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Arduino for Beginners: Essential Skills Every Maker Needs

Arduino for Beginners: Essential Skills Every Maker Needs

By: John Baichtal

Publisher: Que

Publication Date: 16-DEC-2013

Insert Date: 26-NOV-2013

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ARDUINO for BEGINNERS ESSENTIAL SKILLS EVERY MAKER NEEDS Loaded with full-color step-by-step illustrations! Absolutely no experience needed! Learn Arduino from the ground up, hands-on, in full color! Discover Arduino, join the DIY movement, and build an amazing spectrum of projects… limited only by your imagination! No “geekitude” needed: This full-color guide assumes you know nothing about Arduino or programming with the Arduino IDE. John Baichtal is an expert on getting newcomers up to speed with DIY hardware. First, he guides you gently up the learning curve, teaching you all...

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Beginning Arduino, Second Edition

Beginning Arduino, Second Edition

By: Michael McRoberts

Publisher: Apress

Publication Date: 18-SEP-2013

Insert Date: 21-NOV-2013

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Want to light up a display? Control a touch screen? Program a robot? The Arduino is a microcontroller board that can help you do all of these things, plus nearly anything you can dream up. Even better, it's inexpensive and, with the help of Beginning Arduino, Second Edition, easy to learn. In Beginning Arduino, Second Edition, you will learn all about the popular Arduino by working your way through a set of 50 cool projects. You'll progress from a complete Arduino beginner to intermediate Arduino and electronic skills and the confidence to create your own amazing projects. You'll also...

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Beginning NFC

Beginning NFC

By: ; Don Coleman;

Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 31-JAN-2014

Insert Date: 19-NOV-2013

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Jump into the world of Near Field Communications (NFC), the fast-growing technology that lets devices in close proximity exchange data, using radio signals. With lots of examples, sample code, exercises, and step-by-step projects, this hands-on guide shows you how to build NFC applications for Android, the Arduino microcontroller, and embedded Linux devices....

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Creation of a Conscious Robot: Mirror Image Cognition and Self-Awareness

Creation of a Conscious Robot: Mirror Image Cognition and Self-Awareness

By: Junichi Takeno

Publisher: Pan Stanford Publishing

Publication Date: 07-AUG-2012

Insert Date: 10-NOV-2013

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Present-day computers lack well-defined functions to accept various kinds of sensual information such as vision, hearing and smelling (binding problem). Computers also lack any well-defined mechanisms to coordinate various behaviors in the presence of an object (conscious mechanism). This book serves as a breakthrough that opens a new world. Using the ideas presented in the book, computer systems can be developed to conduct conscious activities like human beings. Human beings will be able to develop mechanisms in which machines will have their own feelings, will behave according to their...

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LEGO Space

LEGO Space

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 04-NOV-2013

Insert Date: 07-NOV-2013

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Come explore an incredible LEGO® universe in LEGO Space: Building the Future. Spaceships, orbital outposts, and new worlds come to life in this unique vision of the future, built completely from LEGO bricks....

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Rapid BeagleBoard Prototyping with MATLAB and Simulink

Rapid BeagleBoard Prototyping with MATLAB and Simulink

By: Dr. Xuewu Dai; Dr.Fei Qin

Publisher: Packt Publishing

Publication Date: 25-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 30-OCT-2013

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Leverage the power of Beagleboard to develop and deploy practical embedded projects Develop and validate your own embedded audio/video applications rapidly with Beagleboard Create embedded Linux applications on a pure Windows PC Full of illustrations, diagrams, and tips for rapid Beagleboard prototyping with clear, step-by-step instructions and hands-on examples In Detail As an open source embedded single-board computer with many standard interfaces, Beagleboard is ideal for building embedded audio/video systems to realize your practical ideas. The challenge is how to...

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The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory

The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory

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Publisher: No Starch Press

Publication Date: 18-OCT-2013

Insert Date: 24-OCT-2013

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The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Laboratory  introduces the EV3 and covers the essentials of making robots with the kit. Inside you will find complete instructions for creating five robots. ...