NightBunny Toddler Clock
This bunny night light glows different colors to help Eyal51’s toddler understand different times of the day without reading a clock. - GitHub
IoT Weather Station Predicts Rainfall Intensity
Instant, heavy, rainfalls have effected crop yield in Turkey. kutluhan_aktar built a weather station which logs weather data on Google Sheets and interprets it using a neural network to accurately predict the intensity of the rainfall in their region. - Hackaday.io
Pet Bowl Water Level Sensing
Keep an eye on your pet’s water bowl using the FunHouse development board and Home Assistant. - Adafruit Learning System
Monitoring Baby Chicks
Derral Garrison built a monitoring system for their cute baby chickens. - Adafruit Blog
Telegram-enabled Thermal Printer
Control thermal printers via the Telegram app to print out notes, shopping lists, and more. - Hackaday.io
Mail Slot Detector
Waiting for that very special piece of mail? This mail slot detector will text you when the mail has been delivered. - Adafruit Learning System
IoT 3D Printer Filament Box Humidity Monitor
Increase the shelf life of 3D printer filament by monitoring its storage container. - Adafruit Blog
Soil moisture monitoring in a flower garden
A network of over twenty(!) Bluetooth soil sensors in a garden “to provide a comprehensive picture of just what the water in the dirt is doing”. - Hackaday.io
IoT News and More!
Dale Dougherty on TFW: Your Device Breaks Up With You
Dale Dougherty brings up some very important points, mainly how should we be thinking about end-of-life for our smart devices - MakeZine
AWS Architecture Blog: Exponential Backoff and Jitter
A deep-dive into the solution Amazon Web Services uses to spread out client connections and reduce system load. While Amazon uses this for AWS, the same technique can be used while designing firmware for internet-of-things devices to reduce the server load and increase device battery life. - AWS Blog
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