DC Motor running on Intel Edison Arduino with Arduino Motor Shield
Step 1: Parts
Intel Edison Arduino: https://www.adafruit.com/products/2180
Arduino Motor Shield: http://www.amazon.com/Arduino-Motor-Shield-R3/dp/B...
dc motor (I'm sure you have one laying around, so I'm not bothering to Google a link)
Step 2: Wiring
Hook up the power (terminals farthest from the usb port), and the motor like the photo above.
Step 3: Download the code
Download the code from http://arduino.cc/en/Tutorial/DueMotorShieldDC
or use your own.