Month: September 2010

Arduino – X10 Communications

From http://www.arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/X10 This library enables you to send and receive X10 commands from an Arduino module. X10 is a synchronous serial protocol that travels over AC power lines, sending a bit every time the AC power crosses zero volts. It’s used in home automation. You can find X10 controllers and devices at http://www.x10.com, http://www.smarthome.com, and …

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Arduino “Uno” is ready! (and more)

A new replacement for the Duemilanove called the “Uno” (easier to pronounce, thank you), a new usb-serial adapter (with Arduino USB Vendor ID), the new Arduino Mega 2560, Tinker Toolkit (modular system of sensors and actuators) and more! From http://arduino.cc/blog/2010/09/24/dinner-is-ready/ –This board will replace the Duemilanove. We decided to be nice to the non-italians and …

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