Make Getting Started With the Photon: Making Things With the Affordable, Compact, Hackable Wifi Module By Monk, Simon/ Supalla, Zach (FRW) Book – 2015
A tiny, wonderful book for a tiny, wonderful module. The Photon is a stamp sized processor board with an ARM processor and WIFI networking. The book is 200 pages packed with information on programming (C language), electronics (breadboard with simple components), and IOT (Internet Of Things) system design. Build 15 simple projects. Control the Photon remotely from a smartphone app or directly from a PC.
Experienced programmers or technologists will be able to skip most of this book. High school students will enjoy the projects, and learn so much.
Robotics A Project-based Approach By Prayaga, Lakshmi Book – 2014
Provides step-by-step instructions for robot building projects based on the Arduino platform, including a traveling robot, an intruder alarm detector, a medical assistant, and a data logger. 200 pages, lots of practical photos and code listings in Java and C.
BeagleBone for Dummies By Santos, Rui Book – 2015
Adventures in Raspberry Pi By Philbin, Carrie Anne Book – 2015 ON ORDER 2015
Getting Started With Littlebits Prototyping and Inventing With Modular Electronics By Bdeir, Ayah/ Richardson, Matt Book – 2015
Exploring LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Tools and Techniques for Building and Programming Robots By Park, Eun Jung Book – 2014
The Art of Lego Mindstorms EV3 Programming By Griffin, Terry Book – 2014
Maximum LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Building Robots With Java Brains By Bagnall, Brian Book – 2014
Build and Program your Own LEGO Mindstorms EV3 Robots By Karch, Marziah Book – 2014
Make: More Electronics By Platt, Charles (Book – 2014 )