Using NeoPixels with Fadecandy

Recently I have been tasked to create a small guide for using the NeoPixels together with the Fadecandy controller. We are going to use a single 8×8 NeoPixel board and a single Fadecandy controller. Components We are going to use very few components: 1x Adafruit NeoPixel 8×8 1x Fadecandy 4x Jumper cables (male to male) … 

 

Levenshtein Distance in C++

When working with strings in programming, I’ve often had to compare them to other strings in order to find the same string. This is pretty simple using things like = or strcmp, but if the two strings are not 100% the same, but maybe have one letter different, a problem arise. When working on my … 

 

3D Printed RGB Lamp

It is way overdue for me to write a little bit about this project. After getting access to a couple of 3D printers I wanted make something with the MicroView Arduino. I went on Thingiverse and downloaded the stl for a lamp (link) and printed it using a Makerbot (the shade) and an ultimaker 2 … 

 

A Day with the Myo

I’ve been playing around with the Myo armband from Thalmic Labs for some time, so I decided to use it for a day to see how it was with continued use. Morning After a run I took it on around 9am and started to use it for music control. The controls works very nice when …