Electronics · Websites · arduino

ESP32 Arduino: HTTPS GET Request

Originally posted on techtutorialsx:
The objective of this post is to explain how to perform a GET request over HTTPS using the Arduino core on the ESP32. The tests of this ESP32 tutorial were performed using a DFRobot’s ESP-WROOM-32 device integrated in a ESP32 FireBeetle board. Introduction The objective of this post is to explain how to perform a GET…

linux · raspberry pi

Raspberry PI – SSH Tunneling Into Hostile Territory – plus tunnel on boot

Sometimes you need your little linux box to be available for login even while it lives on foreign networks. Why…? Say you are helping a remote friend play with a pi.  Or you just want to share a TMUX between your kids and their friends.  Another use-case – as a professional, deploying a bit of… Continue reading Raspberry PI – SSH Tunneling Into Hostile Territory – plus tunnel on boot

alexa · raspberry pi

Robot Commander Alexa Skill – Has PI

Robot Commander Launched!!! I wrote a new Alexa skill called RobotCommander.  It allows you to control a robot through a maze of traps.  The fun part is the game, but along side the game I also built a site that updates as you play. The Intro… Welcome commander! You need to Save your robots! Doctor… Continue reading Robot Commander Alexa Skill – Has PI

Electronics · kids · magic

The Sleepy Fairy – A simple project to create Fairy Magic.

The Sleepy Fairy… a low power circuit using a Mosfet Trick. Before we begin… the Story. The story is important, it holds ALL the magic… the circuit just seals the deal. While holding the canister up: Now this…  Look closely. Many years ago, I was walking through the woods.  It was a warm and pleasant… Continue reading The Sleepy Fairy – A simple project to create Fairy Magic.

arduino · Electronics · raspberry pi · Websites

Circuits like Legos, my part sources. Or… Where to get all this fun stuff.

Sometimes I forget to mention the sites I use to find all the treasures I hoard.  There are a couple that I check almost religiously, because you never know what they might pop out next.  Others are just fantastic businesses because, in addition to providing novel products, are also a great help to the home… Continue reading Circuits like Legos, my part sources. Or… Where to get all this fun stuff.