Android FX (AFX) is a nice little free app for iOS that generates a whole range of sound effects whose pitch can be changed with your screen’s XY controller. It generates great sounds for motors, engines of all types, spaceships, robots, etc. App Link
Free Tilt PDF is a great little app that has a lot of potential uses. In the video below, you can see how, by adding images instead of text (the usual kind of PDF file) a lot of interesting interactivity can be added into a creation. You might need to get the image size just right […]
Here is an idea for a simple angle adjuster for your device. It uses few building brick pieces and goes together fast. It also allows for an infinite number of viewing angles. Use it for your alarm clock or to watch videos at your workbench.
Here’s an idea for a simple game controller made with few building brick parts that looks good and works well. Substitute your own pieces as needed. Keep reading for instructions.
Here is an idea on how to create a game controller that lets you move your device in two planes using just one hand. It works well with apps that use a gyro to measure tilt. Feel free to change and adapt parts depending on what you have available. You can probably improve on this […]
T-Brick’s YouTube channel has an ever-growing set of playlists to help add punch to your creations. From your device, simply go to TB’s YouTube playlists and select the videos you want for your particular builds. Here are some examples in the following categories: Faces Eyes Robots Fire and Flames
Space Dogg idea built using flame video and walking dog.
Here’s an idea for building onto your TinkerBrick case, using it as the body for a spider-like creature. Or is it more of a crab? Use whatever you have lying around to build your spider thing. Shouldn’t be too hard to find parts for legs, pincers, etc. You can add photos of yourself using […]
This is a simple idea: build your favorite robot, leave room for your TinkerBrick™ case (place it in landscape or portrait mode) then load it with a good campfire video. You can find some good fire videos on TinkerBrick’s YouTube playlist called Fire and Flames.
There are lots of Walkie Talkie apps available. Some use Wi-Fi, others use BlueTooth and some use both. This project used Walkie Talkie which uses both Wi-Fi and BlueTooth. BlueTooth is great for when you cannot get on a protected Wi-Fi network or for when you are not in range of one (like in the woods). The […]