Alexa Amazon Echo Dot First Steps and Settings

For a long time I wanted to try one of these Amazon Echo and a few weeks ago mine arrived, but what is it and what can be done with them? let’s configure and test a little. Amazon Echo is a smart speaker with additional functions such as the ability to send voice commands, ask…

Update HTTPS Redirect Version 2.0 ESP8266 & Google Spreadsheets

In previous tests we made the communication of an ESP8266 module and bidirectional sending of data to a Google Sheet  with the help of Google Script, Initially thanks to Sujay Phadke “electronicsguy” the creator of the HTTPSRedirect library, a few months ago I made considerable improvements to said library and we will do a quick…

Communication LoRa ESP8266 & Radio RFM95 #1

One of the most named technologies to be implemented for the Internet of Things, which has very striking features long distance communication and low power reflected in its low consumption, LoRa “Lo ng – Ra nge”, this type of modulation has been become very popular in data sending and receiving projects, there are some libraries…

Introduction library WifiManager

The main disadvantage is to configure the network credentials in a esp8266 without requiring to modify and download the firmware again, I have tested with several methods to dynamically store the SSID and  PASSWORD of a network. In the case of the esp8266 programmed in Arduino IDE for some time I have seen a proposal…

Test Module SD / MicroSD via SPI For Arduino & ESP8266

In this opportunity to test an SD Module and MicroSD with Arduino and ESP8266, in advance thanks to ICStation.com. We will not do a detailed tutorial on introduction to SD since there is already great documentation regarding the subject in intenet, but indicate the applications available for these modules. I introduce the SD module and Micro…

Introduction Plataform InitalState & ESP8266

This time we tested the Initialstate platform, is an IoT platform dedicated to the collection and visualization of data, creating colorful graphics. For our test we will use the ESP8266 Module and a DS18B20 Onewire sensor to collect temperature and then visualize it. Safely send time series data to your account from sensors, devices, software…

ESP8266 & Public MQTT Broker mosquitto.org & Node-RED

In the last tests we have taken the MQTT protocol since it has taken great strength the last few years and we think it is thanks to its simplicity, security, practicality and very lightweight projects IoT and M2M applications. Thanks to the contribution of developers and developers of MQTT applications, there are public MQTT Internet…