PlatformIO Review and First Thoughts

I was introduced to PlatformIO by my friend Steven, as we were planning to do an ESP8266 project at a hackathon. Despite being a regular hackaday reader and someone who thinks he’s got his finger on the pulse of the embedded maker community, I’d never heard of it before. It’s a cross-platform environment that supports development […]

3D Printed WiFi Smart Lock

For a class project, my team and I were lucky enough to be able to build a smart lock. The prototypes were constructed of 3D printed parts for the mechanicals, and all of the electronics and software were designed by me.   Video I made a video of the project here, which goes into detail […]