Taking Advantage of USB Power Delivery

Taking Advantage of USB Power Delivery

If you are into hardware hacking in any shape or form, having a handy power supply with which to power your latest prototype can be a real pain. Well, this tiny, USB-powered board can provide your project with up to 20 V! How are they pulling this off in such a tiny...
The Master of WiFi-Enabled LED

The Master of WiFi-Enabled LED

Sometimes when working on a project with LEDs, you might want control of each individual LED, so how do you make that happen? The PixyMaster is here to help you accomplish just that! The PixyMaster is an ESP8266-based driver board that can be used to control NeoPixel...
LED Shades to Light Up Your Next Party!

LED Shades to Light Up Your Next Party!

I’m a huge fan of Halloween and costume parties. Besides, who doesn’t love an awesome costume? Life can be a little monotonous at times, and what better way to add some fun, than with a ridiculously over the top costume.  With these RGB LED Shades, your costume will...
Help Extend Your Phone’s Battery Life!

Help Extend Your Phone’s Battery Life!

Lithium polymer and lithium ion batteries — like all rechargeable batteries — have a limited lifespan determined by the number of charge/discharge cycles. Leaving your phone plugged in all the time increases the strain on the battery, reducing its useful lifespan and...