Grove LED Bar Controller with the Bean+
Easy
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Protip

Learn the basics of using popular Grove components with the new LightBlue Bean+ to get started with building your own projects!

Get Notified When Door Is Unlocked: LightBlue Bean/Node-Red
Easy
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Full instructions

Get notifications by email when your door has been unlocked.

Electronic Egg Toss Game
Easy
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The classic picnic game is messy, but this version will let you practice indoors.

Bluetooth RC
Easy
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Work in progress

RC car controlled using BLE.

Hypnos Pendant
Easy
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Full instructions

A wearable that promotes mindfully spending your time, which also helps trigger lucid dreams.

LightBlue Bean: Arduino Basics
Easy
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Protip

This little Bluetooth board is ideal for wearable tech and tiny robots. Get started with these projects!

Getting Started with Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE)
Easy
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Protip

In this tutorial, we'll learn how to set up BLE GATT services to make a thermometer using Intel's Arduino 101

LightBlue Bean Reset Assistant
Easy
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Tired of fumbling with pieces of wire to reset your LightBlue Bean? This simple tool eases the pain!

glowHacker LED Bike Lights
Easy
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Full instructions

Turn your bicycle into a brilliant display of safety-enhancing splendor!

Slack Thumberator
Easy
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A thumbs up/down button for Slack that works over BLE.

Playing slow catch with the Bean
Easy
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Full instructions

Technology and kids does not necessarily mean tablets and video games. A Lightblue Bean wearable is a small tech addition to good old games.

Wireless Bagpipe
Easy
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Full instructions

Convert a 3D-printed bagpipe chanter into a BLE MIDI instrument.

Diffuse Bomb Alarm Clock App Using Xamarin
Easy
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Have trouble leaving the bed? When the alarm goes off, follow the instructions on your phone to disarm the ringing Bean Alarm Mechanism.

Bean Data to the Cloud
Easy
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Protip

Take data from a Bean and send it through Flow Designer to M2X - or any cloud-based data storage. Get a text message based on a trigger.

Bluetooth controlled camera shutter
Easy
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Full instructions

Tired of standing beneath your camera while shooting photos? Why don’t you use your smartphone to focus and release the shutter?

Lunch monitor
Easy
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Full instructions

Monitors the temperature of your lunch box and alerts if it has been too warm.

IoT- Turn on LEDs by sending email
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Full instructions

Email to turn on LED show.

BlueUP
Easy
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Blue Up is a social sport game. Players throws his LightBlue Bean as high as he can. NO soldering required and instant fun!

Getting Started with Bluetooth Low Energy using Xamarin
Easy
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Protip

a quick tutorial and a great testing tool to make sure your BLE device is properly connecting and sending values.

Camera Mount Control by Smartphone
Easy
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Camera mount for FPV controlled by smartphone using Bluetooth LE. Give azimuth and tilt angle, camera mount moves appropriate position.

Control Theo Jansen's "Mini Rhinocéros" from Smartphone
Easy
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Make Wind eating beast (Theo Jansen's beast "Mini Rhinocéros") controllable from smartphone vie Bluetooth Low Energy.

LightBlue Sandbox: Trackpad Visualization
Easy
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Protip

Use LightBlue Explorer for iOS to visualize your Bean's data in Bean Sandbox.

3 Steps to Installing Node-Red and Bean Nodes on Mac OS
Easy
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Full instructions

Do you want to use Node-Red with Light Blue Bean? Just follow these 3 easy steps or download the provided code to do it for you!

BLE MIDI Footswitch (Bean)
Easy
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Full instructions

Step on a foot switch to control music apps or turn pages - using BLE MIDI CC toggle messages.

Skake-Shake
Easy
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I used the Tickle app to program the Bean. Now the Bean is turned on when I shake my iPad and turn off when I shake the Bean itself.

Skake-Shake

Team Ziebart&Walz Evolution

Log Data on SD Card Using the LightBlue Bean
Easy
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Full instructions

This is tutorial on how to log Data on LightBlue Bean

Bean Accelerometer for Solar Race Car
Easy
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Protip

A simple and straightforward way to measure bump, braking and turning acceleration on a student-built solar powered race car.

Photosensor with Lightblue-Bean
Easy
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Full instructions

This project uses LightBlue-Bean to read photosensor values and send them to a serial port. The software used is PlatformIO IDE.

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