DIY: Audience Jacket
Audience Jacket Tutorial
How It Works:
An accelerometer attached the wrist transmits wireless information of arm movement via an Xbee radio to a second Xbee radio attached to a computer running Arduino and Processing programs provided here. As the wearer raises their arms, a cheer is heard. As the wearer claps, the sound of hundreds of others clapping is heard.
What You Will Learn:
In this tutorial you will learn how to configure Xbee radios, program a Lilypad Arduino, interpret accelerometer data, and work with conductive fabric and conductive thread. You’ll also never be alone again.
Overview of the Tutorial Steps: