• Offers a thorough introduction to the open-source electronics prototyping platform that's taking the design and hobbyist world by storm
• 3rd edition, updated for Arduino 1.0 - gives you lots of ideas for Arduino projects and helps you get going on them right away
• From getting organized to putting the final touches on your prototype, all the information you need is here!
• Lean about the following areas related to Arduino project design and construction:
• Interaction design and physical computing
• The Arduino hardware and software development environment
• Basics of electricity and electronics
• Prototyping on a solderless breadboard
• Drawing a schematic diagramWith inexpensive hardware and open-source software components that you can download free, getting started with Arduino is a snap. To use the introductory examples in this book, all you need is a USB Arduino, USB A-B cable, and an LED.
Join the tens of thousands of hobbyists who have discovered this incredible (and educational) platform. Written by the co-founder of the Arduino project, with illustrations by Elisa Canducci, Getting Started with Arduino gets you in on the fun! This book is a greatly expanded follow-up to the author's original short PDF that's available on the Arduino website.