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Dani Eichhorn
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ESP8266: Offline Debugging with the Platformio Environment
Having tools is great but you also need to know how to use them. Being a native Java speaker using a debugger is a very natural and easy thing. With the ESP8266 on the other hand this looks a bit different. I struggled now for a half day to figure out how t...

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Laser Cutted Case for the WeatherStation
@WaldyWiz designed a wonderful case for the ESP8266 WeatherStation which you can lasercut yourself. Thank you for sharing! Got inspired? Order the development kit here: http://shop.squix.ch/index.php/esp8266/weatherstation-kit.html  for US $24.50 Resources ...

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WeatherStation & 3D Printing: striving for seamless integration
As you might know already I am now a proud owner of a 3D printer, a Printrbot Play. In the last few weeks I have tried to master the printer and I have learned a lot in this time. It was only a matter of time to bring my two passions together and use the 3D...

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3D Printing: My First 3 Weeks with a 3D Printer
After pondering over buying a 3D printer for almost a year I finally had ordered a Printrbot Play at the end of last year and about 3 weeks later it arrived in Switzerland in a pretty package at my door. In this post I'd like to share my experience with thi...

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Printrbot Play: First Impressions & First Prints
Yesterday my Printrbot Play finally arrived after 3 Weeks since I gave the order. After hesitating for a long time I finally made the order on december 31, then on January 11 it was shipped and 9 days later on January 20 it arrived at my home in Switzerland...

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ESP8266 Arduino IDE Alternative: Platformio
The Arduino IDE is a good choice for a beginner to get into the world of small embedded devices. Feedback that I got from Weather Station Users indicates that the ESP8266 attracts many hobbyists to the IoT field that before had little experience with progra...

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ESP8266 Products Hitting the Market
Today I discovered a new ESP8266 based product on Banggood which looks quite interesting: the SONOFF (maybe short for switch on/off?) from ITead Studio   which is a WiFi controllable switch in a nice and safe case for between USD $4.85 - 9 . Not bad! Obviou...

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3D Printed WeatherStation Case
Dennis van Elteren sent me this wonderful WeatherStation case project. If you want to print this yourself you can download the .stl files from here: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/a6692237ysiwj7m/AAARxjrN0PK5s8WQT_SeEBeIa?dl=0   Thank you Dennis for sharing!

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ESP8266 Weather Station: Measuring Inside and Outside Temperature - Part 2
In Part 1 of this series you learned how to connect a DHT temperature/humidity sensor directly to your WeatherStation and to display the readings as an additional frame in the carousel rotation. In this second part I will show you how to setup a sensor node...

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Weather Station in an Old Nokia Phone
Today I got a wonderful email from Jens Lochmüller from Germany which shows that necessity is truly the mother of invention. He wanted to build a case for the Weather Station with a picture frame but since he didn't have an unused one at home and the shops ...
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