Artificial Assistant

Ever wanted a artificial assistant that you control? Well now you can! With all the api's floating around, it is extremely simple to build a Siri-like device that you can program and control. Update: Pressing a button wasn't as satisfying, so I decided that talking to the bot would make…

Create a WebServer (10)

With the ESP8266 it was hinted earlier that it can host a web page, and this guide serves as a quick breakdown of how to create a server that serves up webpage. This can also be found as a sketch under Examples. This tutorial assumes that you have some knowledge…

Uploading without wires (7)

This tutorial is only for the ESP8266 chip. If you have a ESP8266 chip, we have merely used 5% of this chip's total capabilities. The ESP8266 chip can both connect to Access Points (AP) and also set up a soft AP, which cleans that it can serve as both a…

The ESP8266 Module

The ESP8266 module is a low-cost wifi chip that was released by Espressif Systems and came to the attention of hobbyists in 2014 when AI-Thinker released the ESP-01 module. Since then there has been a proliferation of chips and breakout boards released to the public. There are many guides out…