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Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 Circuits

    1. Circuit Basics

    2. Constructing Circuits

    3. Conclusion

  2. Chapter 2 Conductive Materials

    1. Conventional Conductors

    2. Conductive Thread

    3. Conductive Fabric

    4. Other Conductive Materials

    5. Choosing Conductive Materials

    6. Experiment: Wearable Circuits

    7. What’s Next

  3. Chapter 3 Switches

    1. Understanding Switches

    2. Off-the-Shelf Switches

    3. DIY Switches

    4. Experiment: Social Switches

    5. Conclusion

  4. Chapter 4 E-Textile Toolkits

    1. LilyPad

    2. Flora

    3. Aniomagic

    4. Thinking Beyond

  5. Chapter 5 Making Electronics Wearable

    1. Why Wear It

    2. What Makes Something Wearable

    3. Designing a Wearable

    4. Experiment: Eight-Hour Wearable

  6. Chapter 6 Microcontrollers

    1. Hardware

    2. Software

    3. Hello World

    4. Digital Output

    5. Digital Input

    6. Analog Input

    7. Analog Output

    8. What’s Next

  7. Chapter 7 Sensors

    1. Working with Sensors

    2. Working with Sensor Data

    3. What to Sense

    4. Other Sensors

  8. Chapter 8 Actuators

    1. Light

    2. Sound

    3. Motion

    4. Temperature

    5. Conclusion

  9. Chapter 9 Wireless

    1. Bluetooth

    2. Hello XBees

    3. Other Wireless Options

    4. Thinking Beyond

  10. Appendix Tools

    1. Electronics

    2. Sewing

    3. Documentation

  11. Appendix Batteries

    1. Types of Batteries

    2. Battery Holders and Connectors

    3. Factors to Consider

  12. Appendix Resources

    1. Where to Shop

    2. For Your Bookshelf

    3. For Your Bookmarks

    4. Where to Learn

  13. Appendix Other Neat Things

    1. Materials

    2. Rapid Prototyping Techniques

  14. Appendix Microcontroller Options

    1. LilyPad Sewable Microcontrollers

    2. Adafruit Sewable Microcontrollers

    3. Other Microcontrollers