ESP8266 Wemos Clock News Weather Scrolling Marquee | Arduino

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In this video we will create a device for to show the weather, the news and the clock. We will only use an ESP8266 Wemos D1 Mini and Dot Matrix Module.

Required Hardware
Wemos D1 Mini Pro –
Dot Matrix Module –
Jumper Wires –

Anet A8 3D Printer –
JGAURORA A3S 3D Printer –
DANIU Soldering Tools Kit –

3D Printed Case by David Payne:

Source Code under the MIT License (Copyright 2018 David Payne):

ESP8266 Package:

Enter URL into Additional Board Manager URLs field. You can add multiple URLs, separating them with commas.

Install ESP8266 Boards:
Open Boards Manager and install esp8266 platform.

Install Required Libraries:
The following packages and libraries are used by code.
ArduinoJson (version 5.13.X)
Adafruit GFX

Initial Configuration:
After connected to your WiFi network it will display the IP addressed assigned to it and that can be used to open a browser to the Web Interface.The default user / password for the configuration page is: admin / password
Open Weather Map API Key:
News API Key:

David Payne
Nathan Glaus
Daniel Eichhorn

Background Sound:
Track: Lost Sky – Dreams [NCS Release]
Music provided by NoCopyrightSounds.
Free Download / Stream:

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