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Scrolling LED display for SMS via an Android app and Arduino

Hey do you want to send SMS to your friend? Try this!!! Now you can send SMS text messages to a cheap scrolling LED display via an Android app and arduino with USB host shield. To build this you will require: an Android Phone (2.3.3+), Scrolling LED Belt Buckle, Arduino and USB Host Shield  Necessary software […]

RGB LED Vehicle Turn Signals

If you have a show car the here is an interesting project for you. You can build your own RGB LED Vehicle Turn Signals that StarfireMX developed for his Ford Mustang. The system used a number of Arduino based controllers and XBee wireless devices to allow remote control of the modes and color selections. Starfiretech […]

Crazy Hard Drive Clocks

  Hackedgadgets member Alan Parekh shared some amazing works on hard drive clock designs. Various designs are: Alan Parekh Hard Drive Clock Jason Amsel and Konstantin Klitenikfrom Hard Drive Clock Ian Smith Hard Drive Clock Waldeck Schutzer Hard Drive Clock (translated version) Baidu Hard Drive Clock  (translated version) You too can build your own design with […]

DIY LED based 3D screen

 Hackedgadgets member Alan Parekh shared an amazing build of Seekway who develped a 3D screen using 76, 000 LEDs.  If you are having a big building entrance, then you too can try to build such a huge display to put it in. If not, then still you can try some smaller builds for your room. Creating one […]