Code samples for Making Things Talk version 2.0
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3rd_edition added Wemo controllers to chapter 9 Feb 23, 2017
chapter1 Updates from weekend Jul 19, 2011
chapter10 gitgnore Mar 19, 2013
chapter11 Added REST examples from Chapter 11 Oct 4, 2011
chapter2 minor changes in chapter 2 Aug 4, 2011
chapter5/project8 Updated all Arduino Ethernet libraries to work with changes to Ethern… Sep 20, 2011
chapter8 added chapter 8 IR sensor reader Oct 23, 2016
chapter9 Updated ALT_TwitterWebClient in ch 9 to current Stream API Mar 19, 2013
unused examples Updated language/context label on all sketches Jul 12, 2011
.gitignore initial commit for chapter 9 Jan 17, 2017
README further changes as of chapter 8 Apr 19, 2011


These code samples, in Arduino, Processing, and PHP, are for my book "Making Things Talk", second edition. Note that the Arduino examples are all written for the current experimental build of Arduino, so will not work in versions 22 or earlier.

The book itself is copyrighted material, published under a Creative Commons CC-NC-ND license. As for the code:

This code is here to help you make things. In general, you may use this code in your programs and documentation. You do not need to contact me for permission unless you’re reproducing a significant portion of the code. For example, writing a program that uses several chunks of code from this repository does not require permission. Selling or distributing a CD-ROM of examples from this repository does require permission. Answering a question by citing this material and quoting example code does not require permission. Incorporating a significant amount of example code from this repository into your product’s documentation does require permission.

I appreciate, but do not require, attribution. An attribution usually includes the title, author, and source URL.

If you feel your use of code examples falls outside fair use or the permission given here, feel free to contact me.

-Tom Igoe