Ian Buckley

Ian Buckley is a writer, musician, and perpetual tinkerer. Commonly found surrounded by hobby electrical components, he's also a keen programmer and likes to build crazy-sounding instruments with microcontrollers. In addition to Electromaker, Ian writes over at MakeUseOf and has bylines at the likes of Online Tech Tips as well as Help Desk Geek.

The Arduino IDE Version 2 is out of Beta!

The Arduino IDE Version 2 is out of Beta!

It's been half a month, and here are all the changes we love.
Electromaker of the Month - August Winners

Electromaker of the Month - August Winners

August may be a holiday to some, but our community has been busy busy busy!
Single Board Computers vs. Mini-PCs: Which Is Best?

Single Board Computers vs. Mini-PCs: Which Is Best?

An old argument against higher-end single board computers is their price compared to Mini-Pcs and NUCs. Which should you choose?
LattePanda 3 Delta Review: Does Price/Performance Physical Computing Get Better Than This?

LattePanda 3 Delta Review: Does Price/Performance Physical Computing Get Better Than This?

We took LattaPanda's budget x86 SBC for a spin, and were thoroughly impressed.
The PicoStepSeq Brings Retro Aesthetics to a 3D Printed MIDI Sequencer

The PicoStepSeq Brings Retro Aesthetics to a 3D Printed MIDI Sequencer

The LED switches! The nostalgia! It's smart too.
CircuitPython Day is this Friday

CircuitPython Day is this Friday

Join other Python on Microcontrollerheads on August 19, 2022 for all things CircuitPython!
The LattePanda 3 Delta is an absurdly powerful x86 SBC

The LattePanda 3 Delta is an absurdly powerful x86 SBC

It retains its tiny form factor too!
Electromaker of the Month - July Winners

Electromaker of the Month - July Winners

Let's look at the three projects our judges chose as winners this month!
Maker Faire Rome 2022 Submissions are Complete

Maker Faire Rome 2022 Submissions are Complete

Over 600 projects will be shown at the European in-person event.
Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi Pico W C/C++ SDK

Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi Pico W C/C++ SDK

 Learn how to make a dedicated VM for Pi Pico development.
Small Batch Artisan… Nixie Tube Watches?

Small Batch Artisan… Nixie Tube Watches?

These watches just got Kickstarted, and they are unique!
Electromaker Interview: Alasdair Allan - Head of Documentation at Raspberry Pi

Electromaker Interview: Alasdair Allan - Head of Documentation at Raspberry Pi

We talk about all things Pi, Astro-physics, and narrative in documentation.
The MidJourney Beta is Mind-bending Text-to-AI-Art

The MidJourney Beta is Mind-bending Text-to-AI-Art

Join the MidJourney Discord - but prepare to lose an afternoon!
An interview with Dirk Stans at Embedded World 2022

An interview with Dirk Stans at Embedded World 2022

Enter the Eurocircuits PCB contest and win $1000!
Electromaker Educator: Getting Started with the Pico W

Electromaker Educator: Getting Started with the Pico W

Learn the basics of the new Pico W in video and written form!
The Neuton Maker Day is Now Available to View

The Neuton Maker Day is Now Available to View

Watch the entire event or each speaker individually.
Electromaker of the Month - June Winners Announced!

Electromaker of the Month - June Winners Announced!

Another month has passed, so let's see what the Electromaker Community has been building!
Nvidia's AGX Jetson Orin Is an AI Powerhouse

Nvidia's AGX Jetson Orin Is an AI Powerhouse

We saw Nvidia's latest SBC in action at Embedded Wolrd 2022