Lilypad Arduino has some excellent posts to help you get started
Here is how you setup your software
Next follow the introduction to programming
Due: Before class on September 11
Find a link to a video that pertains to wearable computing and technology. These videos could come from youtube, vimeo, or a link to an external website. Make a post using the “Links” category.
Due: Before class on September 4th.
Your first assignment is to find an article, video, blog post related to wearable computing, technology. You will make a blog post on the website.
First, you need to log onto the site. If you are off-campus, you will need use VPN. You can find directions how to do so here
Make sure your select the “Links” category on the right.
You will present these articles in class on September 4th. In class you will:
The goal of this task is to design a circuit which utilizes various lights (LEDs). Your circuit should be constructed with conductive thread. Describe your design choices and post of video of your circuit in action.
We recommend the following hardware for the class:
ProtoSnap – LilyPad Development Board
or similar microcontroller, LEDs, sensors, etc
for the microcontroller
Of your choice.
Something to hold your supplies
To log into the website you need to have a campus IP. If you are off-campus you can use VPN to obtain a campus IP. Here are instructions on how to do so:http://www.doit.wisc.edu/network/vpn/
Welcome to DS 501: Wearable Technology 2014. We will have our first class meeting on September 2nd from 4:30-6:30 at 3245 Nancy Nicholas Hall. Look forward to seeing everyone there!