Category Archives: capacitive touch

FREE AT workshop in Farmington, NM

Join us tomorrow, June 8th, at the San Juan Center for Independence in Farmington, NM. 505access and NMGCD/NMTAP will co-sponsor a FREE workshop to share ideas of how to make your own assistive technology (AT).  All participants will make an … Continue reading

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MakeCation 2014 — hardware 2.0

With stable MPR121-PB and capacitive touch pads, I started work on the code for the Arduino Uno.  The Tutorial from the Adafruit website was easy to follow and the downloads  included example code for the Arduino IDE (Adafruit_MPR121_Library-master.zip).  Code below … Continue reading

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MakeCation 2014

A year ago (Halloween 2014), I attended my first MakeCation at Parachute Factory. I got into a conversation with several others about capacitive touch devices.  These devices are based on capacitive sensing. They are touch (input) devices – similar to … Continue reading

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