I was watching a film and seen someone using a magic 8 ball, I thought to myself wouldn’t it be cool to make a digital one. So I went to my parts draws and to see if I had anything on hand to make it, since the current pandemic, I didn’t want to order anything unnecessarily. I pulled out a 3 axis gyro, a Nokia 5110 screen and an Arduino pro mini and got to work.
My first idea was to make a magic 8 ball but I thought I might as well add a few more apps. I made a dice app which randomly picks between 1 – 6. I made a YES NO app for when you can decide on what to do.
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I made one of these a few years back, and the answers were user submittable via the web: https://vimeo.com/129101669