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Exploring Arduino: Tools and Techniques for Engineering Wizardry by Jeremy Blum

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Index

= (assignment) operator, 34

== (comparison) operator, 32

&& (logical) operator, 35

3-bit analog quantization, 4445

3.3V power, 7

5V power, 7, 8284

74HC595 shift register, 148151

A

accelerometers, triple axis, 51

actuators, servo motors, 8086

AD714 / AD715 I2C chips, 166167

Adafruit 32U4 breakout board, 12

adafruit data logging shield, 287

ADCs (analog-to-digital converters), 7, 4345

accuracy of, 44

Arduino Due, 10

Arduino Uno, 5

Mega 2560, 10

resolution, 4445

alternate.ino file, 152153

analog inputs, controlling analog outputs, 5659

analog outputs

controlling with analog inputs, 5659

creating (See PWM (pulse-width modulation))

analog sensors

creating, 5459

distance sensors, 50

dual axis gyroscopes, 51

magnetometers, 50

potentiometers, reading, 4549

temperature sensors, 5054

triple axis accelerometers, 51

analog signals, 42

converting to digital, 4345

vs. digital signals, 43

analog-to-digital converters. See ADCs

analogRead() function, 4548, 5354

analogWrite() function, 2729, 3941, 5658

animated progress bars, creating, 206209

anodes, 22

API mode, XBee radios, 223

Arduino boards. See also specific boards

Arduino-compatible devices, 12

components, 48

controlling from the web, 318329

designing a simple web page, 318320

setting up I/O control hardware, 318

via the network, 326329

writing a server sketch, 320326

overview of official boards, 812

serial communication capabilities, 108115

third-party, 12

wireless communication, 236246

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