Get Touchy – Nintendo DS Touch Screen + Arduino

It seems like touch screens are plastered on every consumer electronic device from your phone to your refrigerator. And why not right? Well, even though those beautiful multitouch hi-res screens are a little pricy and crazy hard to develop with, doesn’t mean we cant still add a touch panel to our project. The touch panel… Continue reading Get Touchy – Nintendo DS Touch Screen + Arduino

Sensing Capacitive Touch – MPR121 + Arduino

Every now and then you get sick of the typical push buttons and you want something cooler. And what is cooler than touch sensitive things? Remember that old lamp in your Grandma’s that changed brightness just by touching the base? Yeah, that’s right… We are talking THAT cool! The [[Capacitive_Touch_Sensor_-_MPR121 |MPR121 capitative touch sensor]] gives… Continue reading Sensing Capacitive Touch – MPR121 + Arduino