Monthly Archives: April 2015

ESP8266 Update

OK, since my first post on the ESP8266 and some replies I posted there as I made progress getting it to work, I’ve now had a chance to play with it a bit more. One thing about the inexpensive ‘bare-bones’ … Continue reading

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Bluetooth HC-05 and Connection Status Detection

I have a project I’m anticipating where I want a bluetooth module connected to an Arduino.  I’m going to have the bluetooth module connected to an Arduino under my car seat. I’ll have the bluetooth pair with my phone automatically, … Continue reading

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Experimenting with the ESP8266

Recently co-hacker Jay pointed this out to me: http://rayshobby.net/esptoy/ It’s basically a little board that has an even smaller daughter board (an “ESP-12”..more on this shortly) soldered right onto it, plus a USB-serial converter, a 3v regulator, an RGB LED and … Continue reading

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