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.

Registration Is Open for Rt-Thread Iot OS Tech Conference 2022

Registration Is Open for Rt-Thread Iot OS Tech Conference 2022

The Real-Time Operating System's conference hosts a wide range of topics.
Rockchip’s Budget RK3588S Is Now Available as a Single Board Computer

Rockchip’s Budget RK3588S Is Now Available as a Single Board Computer

The lower-cost, paired-down processor is still a powerful beast for the money.
Get Into Biohacking With Sparkfun’s Updated MyoWare Muscle Sensor Ecosystem

Get Into Biohacking With Sparkfun’s Updated MyoWare Muscle Sensor Ecosystem

The new line of products includes muscle sensors, Arduino shields, LED readouts, and more.
Raspberry Pi Ditches the Default ‘Pi’ Username

Raspberry Pi Ditches the Default ‘Pi’ Username

The long-awaited change fixes a big human security hole
Electromaker of the Month - March 2022 winners!

Electromaker of the Month - March 2022 winners!

Meet the Makers that caught our judges eye in March
Xreart Nintendo Game Boy Color Frame Review

Xreart Nintendo Game Boy Color Frame Review

Xreart turns old electronics into framed artworks that fit well in any setting and make the perfect gift.
New Video Series: Which Microcontroller Is Right for You?

New Video Series: Which Microcontroller Is Right for You?

Join engineer and educator Robin Mitchell in a whistlestop tour of popular MCUs.
Electrolux Accidentally Bricks Thousands of Microwaves With OTA Update

Electrolux Accidentally Bricks Thousands of Microwaves With OTA Update

Oof.
Doom Comes to the Raspberry Pi Pico

Doom Comes to the Raspberry Pi Pico

Because of course it does
Electromaker of the Month - February 2022 winners!

Electromaker of the Month - February 2022 winners!

The first three projects have been chosen to win prizes for their creativity!
The Electromaker 2022 Board Guide is Here!

The Electromaker 2022 Board Guide is Here!

Wondering which microcontroller or SBC to use? We can help!
Join the 20th Anniversary Create the Future Design Contest

Join the 20th Anniversary Create the Future Design Contest

The annual event recognizing engineering innovation is back!
The Raspberry Pi Celebrates Its 10th Birthday!

The Raspberry Pi Celebrates Its 10th Birthday!

It's been a decade since the world's favorite single-board computer went on sale.
Arduino Week 2022 Wants You!

Arduino Week 2022 Wants You!

Do you want to host an Arduino hacking session? Get involved!
What Witchery Is This Tiny Low Power Bluetooth FPGA module?

What Witchery Is This Tiny Low Power Bluetooth FPGA module?

Sweden's Silicon Witchery has created a tiny powerhouse that uses almost no power.
Coolest Projects Global 2022 is GO!

Coolest Projects Global 2022 is GO!

Are you a young maker or coder? This is for you!
The Orange Pi R1 Router Gets a Brand New Box

The Orange Pi R1 Router Gets a Brand New Box

One of the best value mini Linux routers just got better.
Valve Wants You To Mod the Steam Deck

Valve Wants You To Mod the Steam Deck

Well, the shell, at least.