Getting started with Arduino

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You'll need a laptop, an arduino and a cable to connect it.  There are a couple options, depending on if you have an Arduino or an Arduino clone.  For an Arduino, all you need is a USB cable.  For most Arduino clones (such as the BoArduino, a kit by Ladyada, which are available at Noisebridge for $17) you need a USB to TTL serial cable (which is available at Noisebridge for $19).  A breadboard will be handy for some arduino types (such as BoArduino) but not for others.
 
You'll need a laptop, an arduino and a cable to connect it.  There are a couple options, depending on if you have an Arduino or an Arduino clone.  For an Arduino, all you need is a USB cable.  For most Arduino clones (such as the BoArduino, a kit by Ladyada, which are available at Noisebridge for $17) you need a USB to TTL serial cable (which is available at Noisebridge for $19).  A breadboard will be handy for some arduino types (such as BoArduino) but not for others.
  
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| Mon June 22, 8AM (this is a straw man date, I don't REALLY want to do this at 8 '''AM''')
 
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== Useful Materials & Reading ==
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A few things that will help people get started:
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[http://arduino.cc/en/Guide/HomePage Getting Started - Official Arduino Site]
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[http://arduino.cc/hu/Tutorial/HomePage Arduino Tutorials - Official]
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[http://www.google.com/products/catalog?q=Getting+Started+with+Arduino&oe=utf-8&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&client=firefox-a&um=1&ie=UTF-8&tbm=shop&cid=3738761270217084244&sa=X&ei=AjVhT7XANMfK2AXJyY2RCA&ved=0CGQQ8wIwAg Getting Started With Arduino (book)]

Latest revision as of 09:51, 18 April 2012

A workshop to get your Arduino talking to your computer. This is *NOT* a tutorial as such, but a time when a bunch of people who want to get going with Arduinos start doing it. If there are problems we can all work them out together.

You'll need a laptop, an arduino and a cable to connect it. There are a couple options, depending on if you have an Arduino or an Arduino clone. For an Arduino, all you need is a USB cable. For most Arduino clones (such as the BoArduino, a kit by Ladyada, which are available at Noisebridge for $17) you need a USB to TTL serial cable (which is available at Noisebridge for $19). A breadboard will be handy for some arduino types (such as BoArduino) but not for others.

[edit] Who

  • Rachel
  • William/Tim Heath
  • jim
  • Daniela
  • Michael Shiloh
  • Al B
  • Jeffrey Malone
  • Marnia Johnston
  • David Yao
  • Michael Twardos
  • Jesse Welz
  • Joe M
  • Bethany

[edit] When

The hard part! This will not be recurring which makes it a little easier... Need to give people time to order their arduinos if they don't already have one (but note that BoArduinos and cables are available at Noisebridge), so how about 2 weeks out at minimum. Let's try a table.


Date & time number of YES's number of NO's
Mon June 22, 8AM (this is a straw man date, I don't REALLY want to do this at 8 AM) 2 1
Mon April 9, 6PM 1 (JWM) 0


[edit] Useful Materials & Reading

A few things that will help people get started:

Getting Started - Official Arduino Site

Arduino Tutorials - Official

Getting Started With Arduino (book)

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