Grove LED Bar Controller with the Bean+
Easy
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  • 13

Protip

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

Bean Lock
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Full instructions

A Bluetooth controlled door lock

Smartphone controlled mood light
Advanced
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  • 13

Full instructions

This tutorial teaches you how to make a mood light that you can change color and intensity of using your iPhone.

Arduino Controlled Death Star
  • 1,321
  • 10

Full instructions

A Death Star plush toy that plays the Imperial March when you roll it.

Logging data from the Bean
Intermediate
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  • 6

Protip

Want to learn how to log data from the Bean using Node-Red? Come and learn with this tutorial!

Logging data from the Bean

Team Punch Through

Theremin
Intermediate
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  • 9

Full instructions

Curious about building a Theremin instrument? Checkout this tutorial!

Theremin

Team Punch Through

Automatic Bike Lights
Intermediate
  • 976
  • 4

Full instructions

Hate to remember when to turn on your taillight? This tutorial shows you how to turn your taillight automatically!

Automatic Bike Lights

Ray Kampmeier

Surf Report Notifier
Intermediate
  • 997
  • 5

Want to surf but hate checking the surf reports? Build a surf map the displays the surf report for the upcoming week!

Surf Report Notifier

Team Punch Through

Controlling 2 Motors with Bean+ and TB6612FNG
Intermediate
  • 24
  • 1

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

Web-controlled BoE-Shield Robot with the LightBlue Bean[+]
Intermediate
  • 809
  • 21

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.

El Wire T-shirt: Connected to a LightBlue Bean
Intermediate
  • 182
  • 6

Work in progress

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

Electronic Egg Toss Game
Easy
  • 605
  • 13

Full instructions

The classic picnic game is messy, but this version will let you practice indoors.

Pumpkin NotiFire
Advanced
  • 384
  • 9

Full instructions

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

RadBit
Intermediate
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  • 18

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

Handy BLE app / Bean Car
Intermediate
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  • 29

Work in progress

Remote control bean powered car driven with an iPhone running the Handy BLE app.

J.A.R.V.I.S. : A Virtual Home Assistant
Advanced
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  • 105

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.

Dodecatimer
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  • 26

Work in progress

Simple interval timer

Dodecatimer

Team Hedron

Data Pyrotechnics
Intermediate
  • 540
  • 7

Full instructions

What happens when you strap a LightBlue Bean to some fireworks?

Water Detection System
Intermediate
  • 2,563
  • 23

Full instructions

Send email alerts with LightBlue Bean using Node-RED on Raspberry Pi

Too Much IoT - Tweeting Pregnancy Test
Intermediate
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  • 17

Full instructions

A connected pregnancy test that tweets your results instantly, and text messages your mom. May also be used as a light switch.

Tiny CapSense Ukulele
Intermediate
  • 1,289
  • 18

Full instructions

Interested in making a tiny insrument? This tutorial shows you how to build a tiny ukulele!

Tiny CapSense Ukulele

Team Punch Through

Hypnos Pendant
Easy
  • 1,811
  • 11

Full instructions

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

LightBlue Bean: Arduino Basics
Easy
  • 1,225
  • 15

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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  • 18

Protip

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

Hand Signal Vest
Intermediate
  • 640
  • 7

Work in progress

Turn on your blinker with a hand signal. Turn it off with the flick of the wrist.

Touched by Time – Cyborgism
Advanced
  • 1,759
  • 16

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.

Bluetooth Voting Box
Intermediate
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  • 5

Full instructions

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

BeanBot - a 2 wheel servo based robot
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  • 9

This is BeanBot. I made him in a few hours with my Daughter as her first little 'maker' project.

BeanBot - a 2 wheel servo based robot

by gpBen on beantalk.punchthrough.com

Play audio from SD card/Elevator fart prank
Advanced
  • 1,056
  • 9

Full instructions

Want to prank all those business people on the elevator ? Follow this DIY prank-friendly tutorial!

Tic-Tac-LED Explorer
Intermediate
  • 406
  • 5

Awesome Bluetooth-controlled bottle of Tic Tacs with every color under the sun, powered by Light Blue Bean.

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