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IoT DIY Handbook

Discover innovative DIY IoT projects - Completed designs and project guides for your Smart Home and beyond...

The following Channel Guide will help you:

  • Provide project ideas and glimpses into ways others are using connectivity in their latest projects.
  • Filter based on platform type: Arduino, Raspi and other available options.
  • Get details on how to manage and control your project using smartphone apps.


Project Tutorials

Looking for some step-by-step instructions and code samples? The following projects will walk you through their development.

Hackster IoT Projects

Hackster Community IoT tagged projects

Instructable IoT Projects

Instructable projects tagged with Internet of Things from community

Hackaday IoT Search

Hackaday IoT Site Search

MAKE IoT

Make IoT Search

Tools

From apps to connect your Arduino or Raspi to cloud platforms to manage their streaming data.

Cayenne

Create and rapid prototype Internet of Things products with Cayenne, an IoT project builder for developers and makers to quickly create their...

Blynk

Apps for iOs and Android to connect Arduino, Raspberry Pi and similar hardware. Build a beautiful drag-and-drop user interface for your project...

ThingSpeak

The Open Data Platform for the Internet of Things - Connect sensors to the web - Connect the web to things

Wyliodrin

Wyliodrin is a service that allows programming and controlling development boards directly from a browser.

Kits & Products

Looking for something a little more ready-made? These kits and plug and play sensor products will get you running quickly.

SAM

SAM Labs' wireless blocks and drag-and-drop app allow anyone to learn the basics of programming and become an instant inventor. Shop our range of...

emonPi

Open-source tools for energy monitoring and analysis

OpenSprinkler

OpenSprinkler Pi is an extension board for Raspberry Pi (RPi) 1 Model A+ / B+ or RPi 2. It allows RPi to directly access and control sprinkler...

GrovePi

"GrovePi is an electronics board that you can connect to hundreds of different sensors, so you can program them to monitor, control, and automate...

Modulo

Modulo is a set of tiny modular circuit boards that you can assemble to build powerful programmable electronics without needing to design and...

TinyDuino

TinyCircuits - Maker of Tiny, Open Source Electronics, Arduino compatible, IoT, TinyDuino, TinyShield, Robotics, hobbyist, arcade, video games

ThingBox

The ThingBox is a set of software already installed and configured. The ThingBox allows anyone to graphically create new unlimited applications...

Tingbot

Tingbot lives in your home or on your desk. It uses your Raspberry Pi to make fun things, get coding or share creative projects.


Hardware

Looking for more advanced development boards?

IoT Hardware Guide

Books & Websites

Just starting out? Use these books to guide you from beginner projects to advanced IoT projects.

Designing the Internet of Things

By Adrian McEwen
12/9/2013

"Both a creative and practical primer, it explores the platforms you can use to develop hardware or...

Making Things Talk

By Tom Igoe
9/1/2011

"With 33 easy-to-build projects, Making Things Talk shows you how to get your gadgets to communicate with you and...

Do-It-Yourself at Home Projects for Arduino,...

By Donald Norris
1/27/2015

"You'll learn the basics of object-oriented programming and relational databases so you can complete your...

Internet of Things with Arduino

By Marco Schwartz
3/18/2015

"In Internet of Things with Arduino, Marco Schwartz from the Open Home Automation website presents several...

Inspiration

Look to these completed projects to spark your next project idea.

The Things Network

We are on a mission to build a global open crowdsourced Internet of Things data network.

Apitronics

We help grower’s get real-time data about field conditions, so that they may irrigation more efficiently, manage disease risk, and understand...

Smart Citizen Kit

This website documents the work, ideas and experiments of artist and designer Dominic Wilcox

O Watch

Learn Product Design and Coding

Projects

Looking for more completed projects to guide your IoT project direction?

IoT Projects


Guides