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Arduino Wearable Projects by Tony Olsson

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Chapter 1. First Look and Blinking Lights

The basis for this book is the Arduino platform, which refers to three different things: software, hardware, and the Arduino philosophy. The hardware is the Arduino board, and there are multiple versions available for different needs. In this book, we will be focusing on Arduino boards that were made with wearables in mind. The software used to program the boards is also known as the Arduino IDE. IDE stands for Integrated Development Environment, which are programs used to write programs in programming code. The programs written for the board are known as sketches, because the idea aids how to write programs and works similar to a sketchpad. If you have an IDE, you can quickly try it out in code. This ...

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