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Getting Started with evive

Getting Started with evive

This tutorial explains us what is evive, how to install the battery in it, how to charge it and the various input-output modules available in it.


What is electronics? What is an electronic circuit? What is voltage and how to measure it using evive?

evive – Plug and Play: Part 1

In this tutorial, we are going to give you a hands-on experience of evive’s plug and play interface through activities for controlling a DC motor, a servo motor, understanding the inbuilt touch sensors of evive.

evive – Plug and Play Part 2

In this tutorial, we’re going to take a look at the inbuilt tools that evive has and that truly makes it versatile and portable electronics lab. They are the pin state monitor, oscilloscope, sensing, and the function generator.
Ohm's Law & LED Basics - Classroom Activities

Ohm’s Law and LED Basics

What is the relationship between voltage, current, and resistance and how to use it to light up an LED?
Series and Parallel Connection

Series and Parallel Connection

What are resistor series and parallel connections? How do they affect the brightness of an LED in an electronic circuit?
PictoBlox blocks Scratch how to

Getting Started with PictoBlox

PictoBlox is a programming software based on Scratch, where you can make interactive games, animations or program robots and projects with evive, Arduino, etc..

PictoBlox – Stage Mode

In this tutorial, you learned about PictoBlox's Stage mode and how to control hardware in real-time using a USB cable or over Bluetooth. 
ABC of Analog Signal

ABC of Analog Signal

What is an electrical signal? What is an analog signal? What are its characteristics? What is a potentiometer? How to visualize a signal on evive's mini oscilloscope?
ABC of Digital Signal

ABC of Digital Signal

What is a digital signal? What are its characteristics? What is a switch? What are its types? How does it behave?

Interfacing Dabble with evive

In this tutorial, we learned how to control actuators or send commands to them wirelessly via a Smartphone using Dabble.
evive Analog Write

What is LED (Light Emitting Diode)?

Learn all about LEDs (light emitting diodes): how do LEDs work, interfacing an LED with evive using PictoBlox and projects you can make using LEDs.
Introduction to Motor

Introduction to DC Motors

What are DC motors? What's inside a DC motor? How to control its direction and speed using evive?
What is Push Buttons

What is Tactile Switch or Push Button?

Learn all about push buttons (tactile switches): how push buttons work, interfacing a push button with evive using PictoBlox and projects you can make using push buttons
STEAM project for kids

DIY Turntable

How to make a DIY turntable using a DC motor?
evive Poentiometers

How to Read evive’s Potentiometers in PictoBlox

This tutorial discusses what are potentiometers, evive's potentiometers and how to read them in PictoBlox, and how to control the brightness of an LED using one of evive's potentiometers.
What is LDR

What is LDR (Photoresistor)?

Learn all about LDRs (photoresistors): how does an LDR work, interfacing an LDR with evive using PictoBlox and projects you can make using it.

DIY Goggles

How to control a servo motor using evive?
What is a DC Motor

What is a Dual-Shaft (DC) Motor?

Learn what is dual-shaft(DC) motor, how does DC motor work, interface it with evive using PictoBlox and what projects to make using a DC motor.
ldr circuit

Introduction to Sensors

What are the sensors? How are they categorized based on the output they provide? How to read digital and analog sensors using evive?
Getting Started With Servo Motor

What is a Servo Motor?

Learn what is servo motor, how does servo motor work, interface it with evive using PictoBlox and what projects to make using a servo.
Child programming on Pictoblox

Introduction to Programming

What is a program? What are the different stages of writing a program? Introduction to PictoBlox software and its interface.
evive TFT Display

How to Manipulate evive’s TFT Display

This tutorial discuss evive's TFT Display, the blocks under evive TFT Display extension, and certain example programs to show the usage of different blocks in Scratch mode.

Make an RGB LED Lantern

Learn how to make a DIY RGB LED lantern that can be controlled using a Smartphone and light up your home the smart way this Diwali!

pencil shape tip

Drawing Shapes in PictoBlox

How to draw lines in PictoBlox using the Pen extension? How to use the repeat block to make the script easy to debug?
IR sensor Tutorial

What is an IR Sensor

Learn all about an IR sensor, from what is an IR sensor, how to interface it with evive using PictoBlox, and the projects we can make using it.
New Variable Pictoblox

Variables in PictoBlox

What is a variable and its purpose in a program? How to create a variable and manipulate its value in PictoBlox?
What is Ultrasonic Sensor

What is an Ultrasonic Sensor?

Learn what is an ultrasonic sensor, how does HC-SR05 work, interface it with evive using PictoBlox and what projects to make using an ultrasonic sensor.
DIY Mini Safe Locker Using Servo

DIY Mini Safe Locker Using Servo

Make your own DIY mini-safe locker using components from the evive Starter Kit and control it using evive’s slide switch!

computer asking

Arithmatic Operators

What is the operator? What are the different kinds of operators in PictoBlox? What are the arithmetic operators?

Digital Output – LED State Control

What is physical computing? How to interface evive with PictoBlox in Stage mode? How to control the digital state of a pin to turn an LED ON and OFF?
Digital Input

Digital Input – Reading the State of Switches

What is digital input? How to read the state of a digital pin in PictoBlox? How to read the state (pressed or not) of evive tactile switch? How to read the state (up, down, or center) of evive's slide switch?
Analog Input

Analog Input – Reading Potentiometer

What is analog input? What is its range? How to read the analog state of pins in PictoBlox? How to read the state of evive's potentiometer?

evive’s Display – Hello World!

What are the specifications of evive's display? How to display and manipulate text on the display using the evive Display Extension?
DIY Color-Sorter-STEAM-project

DIY Color Sorter

This project will show you how to make a DIY color sorter using IR sensors and a servo motor.

Draw shapes on evive Display

How to draw different shapes on evive TFT Display like rectangle, triangle, circle, lines, and ellipse. Assignment - Making a flag.
Hungry Shark Attack Game

The Hungry Shark

This project will show you how to make an interesting fish hunting game on your own in PictoBlox (Scratch-based programming)!

Digital Clock using RTC

How to make a digital clock using the Real-Time Clock (RTC) and evive Display.
Scratch Projects for Kids - Space Battle

Space Battle

This project will show you how to make a cool space battle game on your own in PictoBlox (Scratch-based programming) and play using your Smartphone!

Beetle in a Maze - STEM activities

Beetle in the Maze

How to make games and animations in PictoBlox? How to read the sate of evive's navigation key?
Feeding Shark

The Hungry Shark Game

How to create clones in PictoBlox? How to detect contact between two sprites and perform actions accordingly?
Space-Battle-Game on Scratch

Space Battle Game

Make a game to control the rocket using a Smartphone and shoot the enemy coming.
Scratch games

Shoot the Bat – Game

Learn game theory concepts like animation, randomness, score and time constraint in PictoBlox by making this game.
Dodge Scratch Game Cover Image

Dodge Game

Make a game where the kid jumps and slides to dodge the obstacles coming in his way.
arduino logo

Getting Started with Arduino IDE

This tutorial discusses how to install Arduino IDE in Windows, Mac & Linux, and configure Arduino to upload programs (evive Firmware) in evive.

Arduino Sketch: Structure and Flow

This tutorial discusses the basic structure of an Arduino sketch and the top-to-bottom execution of program instructions.
evive arduino variables

Arduino IDE: Variables

A variable is used in programming to store a value (integer, float, character or string) that may change during the life of the Arduino sketch.

Music Reactive RGB LED Strip

Make a music reactive RGB LED strip which will change the color according to the sound meter of the Smartphone.

DIY 3D Printed Text Display

This project will show you how to make a DIY home decor with animated text using Camshaft mechanism that can be controlled using a Smartphone.

arithmetic Operators

Arduino IDE: Arithmetic Operators

This tutorial discusses what are arithmetic operators, and the arithmetic operators in Arduino IDE for addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, and finding out the remainder.

Smart LED Street Light

How to read the reading of analog sensors in PictoBlox? How to automate something based on a sensor's data?
evive touch sensor2

Touch Based Piano

Make a touch-based piano using evive capacitive touch channels of evive and programming it in PictoBlox.
Arduino IDE Logical Operators

Arduino IDE: Boolean or Logical Operators

This tutorial discusses what are logic operators and the different types of logic operators in Arduino IDE, such as the AND operator, OR operator, and NOT operator.
Introduction to Robotics

Introduction to Robotics – Part 1

What are robots? What are their characteristics? Classification of robots. Applications of robots in different fields. Basic components of a mobile robot - gripper, wheels, and actuators.
Arduino IDE if-else-if Statement

Arduino IDE: Conditional(if-else-if) Statements

This tutorial discusses what are conditional statements, and their different types in Arduino IDE, such as the if statement, if-else statement, and if-else-if statement.
Arduino IDE Increment Decrement Operator

Arduino IDE: Increment & Decrement Operator

This tutorial discusses what are increment operator and decrement operator, two of the many arithmetic operators, their two different structures, and how to use them in Arduino IDE.
Arduino IDE for Loop

Arduino IDE: for Loop

This tutorial discusses what is loop statement, a for loop, its general syntax in Arduino IDE, and how it works.

Gesture-Controlled Robot – Sensor

What is an accelerometer and how to read a Smartphone's accelerometer on evive using Dabble? How does a gesture-controlled robot work?

DIY Digital Tachometer

This project will show you how to make a digital tachometer to measure the speed of a motor or any other rotating device.

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