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.

Diffuse Bomb Alarm Clock App Using Xamarin
Easy
  • 124
  • 3

Have trouble leaving the bed? When the alarm goes off, follow the instructions on your phone to disarm the ringing Bean Alarm Mechanism.

Controlling 2 Motors with Bean+ and TB6612FNG
Intermediate
  • 110
  • 1

This project aims to demonstrate the operation of the TB6612FNG drive together with Bean+ to control two DC motors through an iPhone app.

Photosensor with Lightblue-Bean
Easy
  • 67
  • 0

Full instructions

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

Wireless Bagpipe
Easy
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  • 6

Full instructions

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

Magic Potion Lantern
Intermediate
  • 59
  • 0

This mystical potion lantern artifact has amazing powers such as Bluetooth control & multiple lighting effects.

El Wire T-shirt: Connected to a LightBlue Bean
Intermediate
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  • 6

Work in progress

A custom Internet connected shirt using a LightBlue Bean to light up the shirt's El Wire graphics.

BLE MIDI Footswitch (Bean)
Easy
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  • 1

Full instructions

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

Bluetooth RC
Easy
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  • 15

Work in progress

RC car controlled using BLE.

Playing slow catch with the Bean
Easy
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  • 2

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.

Log Data on SD Card Using the LightBlue Bean
Easy
  • 123
  • 1

Full instructions

This is tutorial on how to log Data on LightBlue Bean

O-Zone: DIY Bluetooth Battery Lamp
Intermediate
  • 186
  • 2

Full instructions

O-Zone is a DIY Bluetooth lamp. You can modify the color of the lamp and also the brightness of leds.

CastMinder - The Cast and Splint Monitoring System
Advanced
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  • 0

Work in progress

The CastMinder system can detect complications in orthopedic casts and splints while healing patients faster and with less pain.

J.A.R.V.I.S. : A Virtual Home Assistant
Advanced
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Full instructions

J.A.R.V.I.S. is a personal home automation assistant for controlling electrical home appliances integrated with an augmented reality app.

Bean Accelerometer for Solar Race Car
Easy
  • 121
  • 1

Protip

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

Bluetooth Voting Box
Intermediate
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  • 5

Full instructions

Get a room full of people to vote on a quiz wirelessly!

Touched by Time – Cyborgism
Advanced
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I have no “sense" of time - can I develop one? Tempo is a wearable device that feeds time data to my skin through vibration patterns.

Getting Started with Bluetooth Low Energy using Xamarin
Easy
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  • 2

Protip

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

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

RadBit
Intermediate
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  • 19

FitBit-type Bluetooth radiation sensor for tracking radiation exposure (for working around X-rays in the hospital, or just life in general).

Move rectangle in Processing using LightBlue Bean
Intermediate
  • 150
  • 0

Protip

Move a rectangle in the screen using Processing 3, reading from the LightBlue Bean accelerometer. Data compiled as string and parsed later.

Telegram Bot to control LightBlue Bean
Intermediate
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Full instructions

This tutorial teaches you how to create a telegram bot to control LightBlue Bean RGB led.

Bean+ MIDI Controller
Intermediate
  • 143
  • 1

Work in progress

Using Punchthrough's Bean+ to control Ableton Live parameters. Currently incorporating buttons, flex sensors, and an accelerometer.

Web-controlled BoE-Shield Robot with the LightBlue Bean[+]
Intermediate
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  • 22

Full instructions

Have you ever wanted to control a robot from a web browser? Use the LightBlue Bean[+] (LBB[+]) to control a BoE-Shield Robot using BLE.

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!

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

Skake-Shake
Easy
  • 148
  • 1

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

LightBlue Bean: Arduino Basics
Easy
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  • 15

Protip

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

Pumpkin NotiFire
Advanced
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  • 9

Full instructions

The Pumpkin NotiFire is a delicious but questionable combination of a Glade aerosol air freshener, fire and text messages.

Lunch monitor
Easy
  • 229
  • 2

Full instructions

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

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