Wi-Fi LED strip controller

The Pixelspark Wi-Fi LED strip controller allows controlling of WS2801 ‘digital’ individually addressable LED strips (and, through software, possibly also for WS2812 based strips). Alternatively the board can be configured to provide I2C output for use with e.g. the MCP23017 daughter board. The LED strip controller is based on the …

Escape box platform

The escape box platform is the basis for creating ‘escape boxes’ which are puzzle boxes similar to escape rooms. The platform is based on the Raspberry Pi and provides for robust and easy-to-connect (using flat ribbon cable and IDC connectors) control. The platform supports: A large number of digital 5V …

The Escape Box: an escape room in a box

Over the course of 2018, I co-developed the escape box – essentially, an escape room-like game, but in a box. Like an escape room, the box builds on a compelling plot and requires 3-4 players to cooperate in order to reach an end goal – the revealing of the final secret held …

RemindLED: an unforgetting device from Harry Potter

“A Remembrall is a tennis ball-sized glass ball that contains smoke that turns red when its owner has forgotten something. It turns clear once whatever was forgotten is remembered.” — Harry Potter Wikia Seems useful, right? Put one of those on the kitchen table, and you’ll never ever forget to put out …