If you’re looking for a super simple project to get started with Arduino programming, this DIY blinking Christmas Tree blinker is a great first-timer’s project.
As part of the Arduino series at MakeUseOf they’ve put together a simple tutorial on programming an Arduino board to control a little LED Christmas tree. It’s a festive take on a simple programming project and a great way to get your feet wet playing with the Arduino board and some LEDs. Hit up the link below for more information.
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- Published 12/12/11