Category: microcontroller

Tessel 2: Pairing JavaScript and the Internet of Things with Ease

The Tessel 2 is a microcontroller which allows you to build connected devices that run JavaScript and Node.js. It runs Linux at its core with Node.js running on top of that — providing access to plenty of npm modules and all of their potential. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be covering some of the possibilities...

How to Make a Useful Toggl Time Tracker with Particle and Node

I have recently been tracking my time on projects more closely throughout the day. It is useful to see which projects take up more time than others and helps me measure which days I’m most productive (and what is distracting me!). My service of choice for this is Toggl. It is simple, clean and syncs across device...