Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

Using Arduino to create your own self-tracking tools.

1,224 views

Published on

A short how-to session presented during Quantified Self European Conference 2015 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Published in: Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Using Arduino to create your own self-tracking tools.

  1. 1. Using Arduino to create your own self-tracking tools. Dr Lukasz Piwek @motioninsocial
  2. 2. Why Arduino for QS? cheap raw data modular/ expandable open-source
  3. 3. Step 1: Get starter pack to learn basics Official Arduino kit Cheap SainSmart
  4. 4. Step 1: Get starter pack to learn basics
  5. 5. Step 2: Think about the goal of your Arduino project
  6. 6. Ask questions such as: g What components do I need? How do I connect those components? What code do I need to make it work? h Step 3: Brake your project into small actionable goals
  7. 7. Battery (power) Arduino Pro Mini (brain) GPS (sensor) microSD (memory) Components Step 3: Brake your project into small actionable goals (example)
  8. 8. Connectivity Step 3: Brake your project into small actionable goals (example)
  9. 9. Connectivity Step 3: Brake your project into small actionable goals (example)
  10. 10. Code Step 3: Brake your project into small actionable goals (example)
  11. 11. Step 4: Test, Succeed (or Fail), Refine, Test, …
  12. 12. lukasz.piwek@uwe.ac.uk @motioninsocial motioninsocial.com thank you!

×