Sometimes you just want a simple way to glance at data when you're away from your computer. Sure, you probably have your phone on you at all times, but where's the fun in that? DIYer Stefan built a little desktop widget that will dish out all kinds of info.
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The Arduino is a cheap electronics board that allows you to make your own electronics without a ton of coding experience. We love the Arduino, but like any electronics project, coming up with ideas for what to build is tough. Whether you're just looking for inspiration or just need a place to start, let's take a look at ten of the coolest Arduino projects.
One of the essential parts of any home security system is a door detector that lets you know when a door opens. Over on Adafruit, they show you how to build your own that hooks into IFTTT so you can be alerted any way you like when the door opens.