31 May '15, 8am

Rotary Phone Converted for Mobile Use

Rotary Phone Converted for Mobile Use

As a society we are moving away from land line phones while mobile devices are becoming more and more prevalent. It is not uncommon for people to only have a cell phone and completely skip out on the corded home phone. While this move may be for convenience, there is one difference between the two phone types that didn’t ring well with [Stavros]. He’s an angry phone talker and misses the ability to slam down a phone handset. Now [Stavros] could just have a corded home phone but he wanted a mobile option for handset slams so he came up with a project called iRotary . It’s an old school rotary phone converted to be battery powered and uses cell phone networks for making calls. At the heart of the project is an Arduino. The Arduino is a great choice as it can easily decode the phone’s rotary dial pulses. The Arduino code takes all of the individual dialed numbers and combines...

Full article: http://hackaday.com/2015/05/31/rotary-phone-converted-for...

Tweets

3 Ways Chromecast will change the way you use your phone

3 Ways Chromecast will change the way you use y...

soyacincau.com 31 May '15, 3pm

3 Ways Chromecast will change the way you use your phone Posted: May 31, 2015 By: Sponsored No comments This post is broug...

Friday Hug - Articles & Tweets for 29th May on ...

icicletech.com 31 May '15, 9am

We are back with weekly news & articles about Ruby & Rails, Go, JavaScript, HTML & CSS. We will be catching up some intere...

Problems With Google My Business? Use Phone Support!

Problems With Google My Business? Use Phone Sup...

searchengineland.com 29 May '15, 1am

GMB Phone Support can help with almost anything related to your Google My Business listing. While you’re on the phone with...

PSA: Do not use your mobile phones while driving

paultan.org 03 Jun '15, 7am

I would never usually do this but I am so mad at the lady driving this car! You made the most illegal u turn out of no whe...

Nokia phone Arduino shield - #arduino

Nokia phone Arduino shield - #arduino

electronics-lab.com 03 Jun '15, 2am

Anyone awake in the early 2000’s knows the familiar shape of those candy bar style mobile phones. In the Shenzhen phone ma...

Xiaomi Mi 4i – The Affordable Android Phone with Pretty Good Hardware

Xiaomi Mi 4i – The Affordable Android Phone wit...

justinlee.sg 31 May '15, 1am

ships with MIUI 6 based on Android 5.0 Lollipop, the latest version of Google’s mobile operating system. One of the major ...

Why No One is Reading Your Emails on Mobile by @markjohnh

Why No One is Reading Your Emails on Mobile by ...

searchenginejournal.com 01 Jun '15, 2pm

Take the time to get to know you audience by going through your email analytics to see how many are interacting with your ...

VIDEO: Car knocks biker down after being told o...

paultan.org 03 Jun '15, 3am

There’s a nasty video making its rounds on the Internet lately, showing a biker being intentionally knocked down by a car....

Summer, we're ready for ya!

chineselaundry.com 02 Jun '15, 3am

If you have big feet like me, keep looking. It just plain old stinks when you see cute shoes and know youll never be comfo...

How To Use Mobile Geo-location Successfully To Reach Your Target Audience

How To Use Mobile Geo-location Successfully To ...

searchenginepeople.com 26 May '15, 1pm

Over the last decade, the evolution of mobile phones has been so fast paced that this device has replaced a lot of gadgets...

How to Run in Skagway and Break Your Phone

How to Run in Skagway and Break Your Phone

runeatrepeat.com 29 May '15, 4am

I ran in Alaska again this morning! Traveling through life on foot is the BEST way to explore some place new! (Please note...

PAY PHONE - Jung Yong Hwa - One Fine Day in Sin...

youtube.com 31 May '15, 6pm

You're viewing YouTube in English (US) . You can change this preference below . You're viewing YouTube in English . You ca...

SEO: Mobile-friendly Websites No Longer Optional

webmarketingtoday.com 30 May '15, 9pm

The value of having a mobile-friendly website has grown in recent years, and now Google has stepped in to affirm its impor...

Tesla Sidesteps Dealer Laws With Mobile Stores

Tesla Sidesteps Dealer Laws With Mobile Stores

hybridcars.com 30 May '15, 4pm

Never one to pause in the shadows for long, Tesla Motors is again showing its unconventional side with its new “mobile exp...