LCD4884 shield example

This was another shield that grabbed my attention, this LCD was used on some older nokia phones. You can find it on the internet  at very reasonable rates , I have purchased this as a shield for an Arduino but you can also get a bare module and. Continue reading

Knight rider LED effect

In this next example we will connect multiple LEDs to our Arduino and create an effect called the Knight rider effect (after the TV show) or the Larsson effect (named after the creator of the TV show Battlestar Galactica). In our example of. Continue reading

Flash an LED

The most basic project that you can start with is the capability to flash an LED, this is the common 'hello world' type of program you can write and run on your arduino. Most Arduino's have an LED attached to D13, you are free to use this option. Continue reading