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When you get done coding a sketch, involving anything that moves, you are still left with the remaining task of creating the controls for your project. I have been there, so I created this blog for you. With this blog, you can get what you will need to create and control your own project controller and the code necessary to do so. This...

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“Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,"  I came up with some Halloween uses for the WeMos. This blog will give you some ideas and code to create your own customized lighted pumpkin. Below are the items you will need to complete your own.

(WeMos Matrix LED shown center vs. standard flickering tea light shown right...

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"I feel the need... The need for speed!" And depending on the size of the motor...

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The WeMos Matrix LED Shield is a grid of 8x8 LEDs that can all singularly be controlled. This opens up a world of creative promise especially when paired with the capabilities of the D1 mini's wifi. 

   

But before we get ahead of ourselves lets start with the bare minimum of what you will need to...

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Call me Ishmael, or whatever you like depending on if you get your WeMos D1 mini working from my tutorial. By now you’ve probably figured out the micro USB is used to connect the D1 to the USB on your laptop or desktop.

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WeMos D1 Mini

From here you will want...

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