[ad_1] This lengthy episode contains a ton of good information about IoT in general, about Azure IoT and the services that it brings this category of computing, and finally about a number of starter kits designed and built for Azure IoT that you can use to get you building connected devices very quickly. I… Read More [ad_1] Let’s learn about a couple of the primary electronic capacitors – the inductor and the capacitor – by building a working radio from scratch. We’ll get really simple and just use tin foil and wire for this. The only component we’ll need to use is a simple diode. I think you’ll have fun… Read More [ad_1] Meet the Tessel 2. This cool, little IoT device makes things really easy. Getting started is really quick and easy and you get to write your app using JavaScript (or even TypeScript for an extra dose of awesome!). Let me give you a brief introduction to the Tessel 2 and get you started.… Read More [ad_1] Daniel Lang from Toradex (@toradex) joins me as we take a break from all of the software talk to chat about something that is sometimes more exciting – hardware. Toradex makes devices. The Calibri which he shows off here is an ARM-based module that’s fully capable of running Windows 10 IoT Core. This… Read More [ad_1] I Have A Blinking LED…Now What? The “Hello World” of electronics is a blinking LED. But what do you do after that? In this episode of the Maker Show, we will use the Arduino to introduce a few new ways to work with your blinking LED from inputs with buttons and potentiometers to… Read More [ad_1] In this episode of the maker show, David Crook will do an introduction into electronics and how they work. This episode focuses on many of the fundamentals of the very thing that drives most of our projects, electricity. How to generate more power, how to ensure you don’t blow your circuits, why electricity… Read More