The Ambilight system is a gadget for TV to enjoy the TV shows. The system is composed by a concrete RGB LEDs (25 or 50 LEDs) and the LEDs reproduce the border color from TV. This post explains how create a homemade Ambilight system and connect to TV with Kodi. Components 50 LEDS => 2 x [12mm Diffused Thin Digital RGB LED Pixels (Strand of 25) - WS2801]: Link Ebay Arduino uno: Link Dx Male + Female DC Power Converter Connector Adapters (Optional to connect leds): Link Dx 5V 2A Power Adapter Charger: Link Dx Total price: 100€ (approximately)
Meteodino is a personal project using Arduino and temperature and humidity sensor. The project challenge is build a gadget to measure the temperature and humidity and send these data to a server and to after analyze these data. This project combines Ruby on rails, AngularJS, Coffescript and Arduino. Making-of Mounting the gadget: Gadget Server API REST. Frontend with AngularJS. Temperature gadget => Arduino Arduino Uno: Link Dx Arduino Ethernet Shield: Link Dx Temperature sensor (DHT-11): Link Dx (Shit, very imprecise) Temperature sensor (DHT-22): Link Dx LCD 16x2: Link Dx Temperature gadget => Raspberry pi (coming soon) Raspberry pi Temperature sensor (DHT-11): Link Dx (Shit, very imprecise) Temperature sensor (DHT-22): Link Dx LCD 16x2: Link Dx Demo at: meteodino.