Archive for August 2016

Cool stuff of the day

Although very handy for basic applications, you may soon or later want to get rid of the basic timing functions from Arduino and start using advanced timing featuring better accuracy and avoid time consuming waiting loops. There are several approaches to achieve this goal. Firstly, you may explore the web and try to find some information of interest. […]

Tips and Tricks (Part 26)

Previous T&T Building a tracking device is no big deal for the Arduino enthusiasts. All you need is an Arduino board (e.g. a UNO), a GPS shield and a GSM shield. Too bad, we have a problem here because of the pin-out of the shields. The GSM shield uses pin 2 and 3 for the Rx and […]