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ThingSpeak is a New Hackster Platform for Sharing Projects

Posted by Hans Scharler,

Hackster.io announced that ThingSpeak is now a platform on their project sharing website!

The ThingSpeak platform joins the likes of Amazon Echo, ESP8266 Wi-Fi, and Particle.io platform. ThingSpeak users can easily document, share, and reproduce hardware and Internet of Things projects using Hackster.io. We are already off to a great start… read more >>

Sending Tweets Automatically Every Morning With TimeControl

Posted by Hans Scharler,

TimeControl can be used to send Tweets automatically at predetermined times.  In this tutorial, we’ll be sending a Tweet every weekday with the current time and the current CheerLights color.
The first step is to link a Twitter account to ThingSpeak.
Next, we’ll create a new TimeControl with the following values:

Name: “CheerLights… read more >>

[Official Tutorial] Connecting Electric Imp to ThingSpeak IoT Data Services

Posted by Hans Scharler,

Build Open Data Applications with Electric Imp and ThingSpeak!
Electric Imp is a connectivity platform for connecting Wi-Fi devices to cloud services, much like RealTime.io and Iota Wi-Fi modules and Spark.io. Some Electric Imp module’s come in an SD card form factor and adds Wi-Fi connectivity to what’s connected to the Electric Imp module…. read more >>

Send Tweets using Arduino Ethernet [Updated Tutorial] 4

Posted by Hans Scharler,

We have updated our ThingTweet Tutorial to cover the Arduino Ethernet and the new Arduino IDE (v1 and above). ThingTweet is a ThingSpeak App that allows you to send Twitter status updates via your Arduino microcontroller with an Ethernet shield or with Ethernet integrated onto one board. Our Arduino examples… read more >>

Getting Started with ThingSpeak – Video Tutorials 1

Posted by Hans Scharler,

“You might have recently heard about ‘Internet of Things’. You may even be wondering what things are…”
We are starting a video tutorial series, so you can see how to get started with ThingSpeak right away. The first two videos are available now along with our 20 other tutorials for ThingSpeak. Check out… read more >>