So Many Fiendishly Fun Ways to Use the Latest Arduino Boards!Fully updated throughout, this do-it-yourself guide shows you how to program and build fascinating projects with the Arduino Uno and Leonardo boards and the Arduino 1.0 development environment. 30 Arduino Projects for the Evil Genius, Second Edition, gets you started right away with the simplified C programming you need to know and demonstrates how to take advantage of the latest Arduino capabilities.
You'll learn how to attach an Arduino board to your computer, program it, and connect electronics to it to create your own devious devices. A bonus chapter uses the special USB keyboard/mouse-impersonation feature exclusive to the Arduino Leonardo.
30 Arduino Projects for the Evil Genius, Second Edition:
Features step-by-step instructions and helpful illustrations
Provides full schematic and construction details for every project
Covers the scientific principles behind the projects
Removes the frustration factor--all required parts are listed along with sources
Build these and other clever creations:
High-brightness Morse code translator
Seasonal affective disorder light
Keypad security code
Pulse rate monitor
Seven-segment LED double dice
USB message board
Magnetic door lock
Evil Genius countdown timer
Automatic password typer
Dr. Simon Monk has a degree in Cybernetics and Computer Science and a PhD in Software Engineering. He spent several years as an academic before he returned to industry, co-founding the mobile software company Momote Ltd. Simon is the author of the bestselling Programming Arduino, as well as 15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius, and Arduino + Android Projects for the Evil Genius.
Introduction Ch 1. Quick Start Ch 2. A Tour of Arduino Ch 3. LED Projects Ch 4. More LED Projects Ch 5. Sensor Projects Ch 6. Light Projects Ch 7. Sound Projects Ch 8. Power Projects Ch 9. Miscellaneous Projects Ch 10. USB Projects with the Leonardo Ch 11. Design and Build Your Own Projects Appendix: Components and Supplies