Monthly Archives: March 2010

"There is no native support for multitasking in Arduino, so I developed a custom solution. "

Animation of multiple LEDs with Arduino

We recently completed a prototype that called for expressive LED lighting.  The team wanted the device to have a personality; simply turning LEDs on or off wasn’t enough. We wanted LED’s to “wake up” slowly,  gently turn off, and “breathe” (continually fade brightness up and down) with variable rhythm. More importantly, these LED animations needed […]