Arduino-based Gmail Notifier

We love the Arduino, it’s true. Here’s a neat little project that combines Python and the Arduino to create a Gmail notifier. When you receive a new email, an LED will light up to alert you. It’s more of a software project than a hardware project but it’s still a great way to dive into the Arduino. I still have an unused LCD display I bought to interface with my Arduino. I bet with a little hacking, this project could be used to feed info the the LCD. One weekend I’ll have to give it a try.

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  1. Well…? did you? Im trying to do it, having trouble as i knw nothing abt programming and i own a window, so can’t just copy and paste the scripts that are designed for python mac, also don’t know anything abt serial port

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