Workshop Links

Complementing the MHacks Hardware Workshop

What is this?

This is a list of links that will be referenced in the hardware workshop. As you follow along in the workshop, click these links to get to where you need to be! If you would like to follow along with the slides, you can find them here.

If you aren't at the workshop, similar content to the workshop is covered on the Basics page.

Links!

Setup

  • The Arduino IDE is here.
  • USB serial drivers are here.
    • Linux: first try without a driver, then try a driver. The drivers don't always work 😬.
  • The URL to enter into the Additional Board Manager URLs section: http://arduino.esp8266.com/stable/package_esp8266com_index.json

Hello World

  • "Hello World" demo code here.

Important libraries

  • Addressable LED library here.
  • JSON parsing library here.

Addressable LEDs

  • "Addressable LED" demo code here.

Networking demo

  • "Networking demo" can be found here.