BLE MIDI Footswitch (Bean)
Easy
  • 173
  • 1

Full instructions

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

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.

Email temperature warning system using Node-RED
Intermediate
  • 3,146
  • 0

Protip

Connect your Bean to the internet without writing complex server software. Use Node-RED instead!

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.

Lunch monitor
Easy
  • 221
  • 2

Full instructions

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

Theremin
Intermediate
  • 1,252
  • 9

Full instructions

Curious about building a Theremin instrument? Checkout this tutorial!

Theremin

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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

Wireless Bagpipe
Easy
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  • 6

Full instructions

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

RadBit
Intermediate
  • 1,050
  • 18

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

Hypnos Pendant
Easy
  • 1,811
  • 11

Full instructions

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

Arduino Controlled Death Star
  • 1,321
  • 10

Full instructions

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

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.

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.

Photosensor with Lightblue-Bean
Easy
  • 52
  • 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.

Bluetooth RC
Easy
  • 958
  • 13

Work in progress

RC car controlled using BLE.

Playing slow catch with the Bean
Easy
  • 91
  • 1

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.

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

Magic Potion Lantern
Intermediate
  • 43
  • 0

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

Light Sensor
Intermediate
  • 735
  • 1

Full instructions

Curious how to modify the RGB LED based on how much light is shining? Find out by doing this project!

Light Sensor

Team Punch Through

Evil LED Goat
  • 645
  • 2

Full instructions

Make a possessed plush toy for Halloween!

Bean Lock
  • 4,344
  • 24

Full instructions

A Bluetooth controlled door lock

Bean+ MIDI Controller
Intermediate
  • 141
  • 1

Work in progress

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

Bluetooth Voting Box
Intermediate
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  • 5

Full instructions

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

iPhone controlled NeoPixel sketchpad
Intermediate
  • 1,469
  • 16

Full instructions

Curious how to light up a NeoPixel sketchpad through your iPhone? Find out how through this tutorial!

Log Data on SD Card Using the LightBlue Bean
Easy
  • 113
  • 1

Full instructions

This is tutorial on how to log Data on LightBlue Bean

O-Zone: DIY Bluetooth Battery Lamp
Intermediate
  • 139
  • 1

Full instructions

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

Bean Accelerometer for Solar Race Car
Easy
  • 102
  • 1

Protip

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

CastMinder - The Cast and Splint Monitoring System
Advanced
  • 130
  • 0

Work in progress

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

Getting Started with Bluetooth Low Energy using Xamarin
Easy
  • 644
  • 2

Protip

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

Handy BLE app / Bean Car
Intermediate
  • 4,091
  • 29

Work in progress

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

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