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SchetsjesJS: moving the motors using Javascript
12-apr 2018

SchetsjesJS: moving the motors using Javascript

At the time of writing the first post I’ve already did steps 1-3 of my plan, leaving out one crucial element for a successful plotter: making it run on JavaScript. Step 4 of the plan was to check just that so let’s dive into that!

A Raspberry Pi based plotter (SchetsjesJS)
02-apr 2018

A Raspberry Pi based plotter (SchetsjesJS)

I’ve seen something awesome when I was at JSConf in Budapest. An Arduino controlled by a Raspberry Pi drawing a giant skull on a whiteboard. I absolutely need this in my life, let’s try to build it for myself!

Building a Hue light switch using a Raspberry Pi Zero – part 2
13-jan 2018

Building a Hue light switch using a Raspberry Pi Zero – part 2

I now have a Raspberry Pi, set up for making a light switch for my Hue bulbs. Time to get this project started by adding wires and code!

Building a Hue light switch using a Raspberry Pi Zero
28-dec 2017

Building a Hue light switch using a Raspberry Pi Zero

I have smart ‘Hue’ lighting in my living room: light bulbs I can switch on and off, or change color using my phone. Nice, but there was something missing: a physical switch. Let’s fix that by building our own!

JSConf Budapest 2017
09-nov 2017

JSConf Budapest 2017

A week ago me and two of my front-end colleagues went to Hungary. We visited JSConf in Budapest at the stunning Urania National Movie theater. Here are my takeaways!

Soldering a DIY LED Star for Christmas
24-dec 2016

Soldering a DIY LED Star for Christmas

Brace yourselves: the holiday season is coming! And therefore I’ve decided to order a DIY package containing all the building blocks for an LED star Christmas decoration. Let’s build it!