Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry-pi - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 29 Apr 2017 09:33:15 PDT BLOX v1.01 Portable Game Emulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Game-Emulator/
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 07:49:44 PST
Raspberry Pi Home Network Music System http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Home-Network-Music-System/
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 08:37:14 PDT
Raspberry Pi 2 NAS with Owncloud, Samba and MiniDlna http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-2-NAS-With-Owncloud-Samba-and-MiniDln/
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Sun, 22 May 2016 21:45:05 PDT
Raspberry Pi IoT Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-IoT-Doorbell/
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Sat, 16 Jul 2016 06:22:18 PDT
1970s Raspberry Pi Amazon AlexaPhone http://www.instructables.com/id/1970s-Raspberry-Pi-Amazon-AlexaPhone/
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Thu, 14 Apr 2016 12:52:08 PDT
DIY "Family Hub" Refrigerator with Raspberry Pi + Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Family-Hub-Refrigerator-With-Raspberry-Pi-Came/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 08:49:23 PDT
Make Raspberry Pi into a LDAP Server to Store User Account Data and Password http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Raspberry-Pi-into-a-LDAP-Server/
Make Raspberry Pi into a LDAP Server to Store User Account Data and Password - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/XGST/I7CVLZRU/FXFXGSTI7CVLZRU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/XGST/I7CVLZRU/FXFXGSTI7CVLZRU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXF/XGST/I7CVLZRU/FXFXGSTI7CVLZRU.SMALL.jpg mirza irwan osman IntroductionAn LDAP server provide the following benefits: Authenticate for all the users of Raspberry Pis and computers in your network Store files stored /etc directory Store contact details that can be useful for email clients My personal reason of running an LDAP server is to have one ce...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:35:42 PDT
Building GNU/Linux distribution for Raspberry Pi using the Yocto Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-GNULinux-Distribution-for-Raspberry-Pi-Us/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 17:23:54 PST
Raspberry Pi Writing C code for Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Writing-C-code-for-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 15 Jan 2014 20:21:53 PST
Raspberry Pi 3(BCM-2837 CPU) Temperature analysis http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-3BCM-2837-CPU-Temperature-Analysis/
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Wed, 16 Mar 2016 09:56:18 PDT
Ornate Magic Mirror http://www.instructables.com/id/Ornate-Magic-Mirror/
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Wed, 5 Apr 2017 21:17:37 PDT
Steampunk Raspberry Pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Steampunk-Raspberry-Pi-Laptop/
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Wed, 5 Apr 2017 20:26:45 PDT
Airplay Multiroom radio with the Raspberry Pi, no additional hardware needed. http://www.instructables.com/id/Airplay-Multiroom-radio-with-the-Raspberry-Pi-no-a/
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Fri, 17 Jul 2015 21:24:49 PDT
Cayenne & Raspberry Pi IoT Simple http://www.instructables.com/id/Cayenne-Raspberry-Pi-IoT-Simple/
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Tue, 12 Jul 2016 06:59:17 PDT
Using an RPi to Control an RGB LED http://www.instructables.com/id/Using-a-RPi-to-Control-an-RGB-LED/
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Wed, 11 Nov 2015 08:43:32 PST
DIY Smart Home Security System for <$50 http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Smart-Home-Security-System-for-50/
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Tue, 21 Mar 2017 02:42:58 PDT
Raspberry Pi - GPIOs, graphical interface, pyhton, math, and electronics. http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-GPIOs-graphical-interface-pyhton-math/
Raspberry Pi - GPIOs, graphical interface, pyhton, math, and electronics. - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/EVGH/IE4ZSWMS/FGREVGHIE4ZSWMS.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/EVGH/IE4ZSWMS/FGREVGHIE4ZSWMS.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGR/EVGH/IE4ZSWMS/FGREVGHIE4ZSWMS.SMALL.jpg Robson Couto Hello people!This instructable aims in playing with some of Raspberry's features.I won my Raspberry Pi from one my friends some time ago, and at the beginning I had no idea of how to use it. I already was a bit familiar with Arduino, but didn't know how Raspberry works. Since then, It has helped me ...
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Fri, 4 Sep 2015 14:02:18 PDT
Reading JSON with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Reading-JSON-With-Raspberry-Pi/
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Thu, 4 Feb 2016 18:45:40 PST
Make Raspberry Pi do LDAP Authentication http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Raspberry-Pi-do-LDAP-Authentication/
Make Raspberry Pi do LDAP Authentication - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/8LTB/I7CVM016/F3O8LTBI7CVM016.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/8LTB/I7CVM016/F3O8LTBI7CVM016.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3O/8LTB/I7CVM016/F3O8LTBI7CVM016.SMALL.jpg mirza irwan osman IntroductionBy default, Raspberry Pi authenticate users against a local password file (/etc/passwd). If I have more than one raspberry pi, then I will have to manage more than one password file. Can I avoid this?SolutionConfigure each Rasperry Pi to look up user account and password from a remote L...
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Tue, 17 Mar 2015 06:46:45 PDT
TJBot - Use Your Voice to Control a Light With Watson http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-Your-Voice-to-Control-a-Light-With-Watson/
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 20:49:40 PST
(OUTDATED) How To Flash Windows IoT Core On Raspberry Pi 2 And Access To It Through Web Browser http://www.instructables.com/id/Windows-IoT-Core-On-Raspberry-Pi-2/
(OUTDATED) How To Flash Windows IoT Core On Raspberry Pi 2 And Access To It Through Web Browser - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/UNGR/IFISE1SR/F2HUNGRIFISE1SR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/UNGR/IFISE1SR/F2HUNGRIFISE1SR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F2H/UNGR/IFISE1SR/F2HUNGRIFISE1SR.SMALL.jpg Konstantin Dimitrov "The Internet of Things (IoT) brings together devises, sensors, cloud, data and your imagination" - Microsoft . Today I am going to show you how to flash Windows IoT Core on your Raspberry Pi 2 also how to access to it through your browser. Requirements You will you need:1 - Raspberry Pi 22 - SD ...
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Fri, 9 Oct 2015 06:56:43 PDT
Raspberry Pi 3 Model B & MIFARE RC522 RFID Tag Reading http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-3-Model-B-MIFARE-RC522-RFID-Tag-Readi/
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Fri, 22 Jul 2016 09:07:19 PDT
TV - Time Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Time-Machine/
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Mon, 13 Mar 2017 19:55:01 PDT
Raspberry Pi VPN Gateway http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-VPN-Gateway/
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Mon, 13 Jun 2016 04:51:35 PDT
Building R2D2 From Scratch / Bâtir Un R2D2 À Partir De Rien http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-R2D2-From-Scratch-Bâtir-Un-R2D2-À-Partir-/
Building R2D2 From Scratch / Bâtir Un R2D2 À Partir De Rien - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/M38I/IXGG1349/FK9M38IIXGG1349.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/M38I/IXGG1349/FK9M38IIXGG1349.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FK9/M38I/IXGG1349/FK9M38IIXGG1349.SMALL.jpg mbargone English:Hello, another R2D2 build from scratch. This one is based on the Raspberry Pi, Adafruit Trinket, Neopixels, Servo controller and Pololu USB motor drivers. The programming languages are Python, C, Javascript and I use WebSockets. If you're in for a bumpy ride, stick with me and you'll see som...
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Thu, 5 Jan 2017 07:52:53 PST
Raspberry Pi - Real Time Clock (RTC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Real-Time-Clock-RTC/
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Mon, 23 Nov 2015 06:03:37 PST
Raspberry Pi Strava Monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Strava-Monitor/
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Sat, 18 Feb 2017 19:59:24 PST
Control Android from Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-Android-from-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 13:17:29 PDT
Raspberry Pi All-In-One With Touchscreen! http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-All-In-One-With-Touchscreen/
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Thu, 21 Jan 2016 08:01:14 PST
R-PiAlerts: Build a WiFi Based Security System With Raspberry Pis http://www.instructables.com/id/R-PiAlerts-Build-Your-Own-WiFi-Based-Security-Syst/
R-PiAlerts: Build a WiFi Based Security System With Raspberry Pis - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/0IAA/IZYGGPSE/FYU0IAAIZYGGPSE.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/0IAA/IZYGGPSE/FYU0IAAIZYGGPSE.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FYU/0IAA/IZYGGPSE/FYU0IAAIZYGGPSE.SMALL.jpg imjasonc While working at your desk, suddenly you hear a distant noise. Did someone just come home? My car is parked in front of my house, did someone break into my car? Don't you wish you got notification on your phone or at your desk so you can decide whether or not to investigate? Well question no more! ...
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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 03:57:41 PST
Digital Wall Calendar and Home Information Center http://www.instructables.com/id/Digital-Wall-Calendar-and-Home-Information-Center/
Digital Wall Calendar and Home Information Center - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/VU2D/IZT6KMPU/FT9VU2DIZT6KMPU.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/VU2D/IZT6KMPU/FT9VU2DIZT6KMPU.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FT9/VU2D/IZT6KMPU/FT9VU2DIZT6KMPU.SMALL.jpg dstryker In this Instructable I'll be turning on old flat screen TV in to a wood framed digital Wall Mounted Calendar and Home Information Center powered by a Raspberry Pi.The goal was to have at a glance access to pertinent information for all members of the family, replace the static paper wall calendar an...
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Sat, 4 Mar 2017 08:25:37 PST
8x8 LED Matrix for RaspberryPi and 3 programs http://www.instructables.com/id/8x8-LED-Matrix-for-RaspberryPi-and-3-programs/
8x8 LED Matrix for RaspberryPi and 3 programs - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/SOVV/I78VSQIJ/F3ASOVVI78VSQIJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/SOVV/I78VSQIJ/F3ASOVVI78VSQIJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F3A/SOVV/I78VSQIJ/F3ASOVVI78VSQIJ.SMALL.jpg JRV31 This is an 8x8 LED matrix for a RaspberryPi, and three programs to run on it:1 - A "Hello World" program with a complete English font.2 - A Dice game.3 - A small 8x8 version of Conway's Game of Life. .You will need:RaspberryPi (any model)Adafruit Perma-Proto Raspberry Pi Breadboard PCB Kit http://ww...
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Mon, 16 Mar 2015 09:31:44 PDT
Connect the Raspberry Pi to the NetGear G54/N150 http://www.instructables.com/id/Connect-the-Raspberry-Pi-to-the-NetGear-G54N150/
Connect the Raspberry Pi to the NetGear G54/N150 - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/74FH/HTIWHEKH/F1P74FHHTIWHEKH.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/74FH/HTIWHEKH/F1P74FHHTIWHEKH.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1P/74FH/HTIWHEKH/F1P74FHHTIWHEKH.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 This is a brief guide for configuring the Raspberry Pi to connect the internet with the NetGear G54/N150 WNA1000M. Supposedly the module should work out-of-the-box, however I found this to not be the case. After hours of searching, I was finally able to find all the necessary steps to get this littl...
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Wed, 2 Apr 2014 13:36:54 PDT
Raspberry Pi Sous Vide WIP http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Sous-Vide/
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Tue, 31 Mar 2015 18:45:43 PDT
Re-purposed Laptop Screen for Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Re-purposed-Laptop-Screen-for-Raspberry-Pi/
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Tue, 28 Feb 2017 09:08:03 PST
RPI interchangeable lens camera from old SLR camera lens http://www.instructables.com/id/RPI-Interchangeable-SLR-Lens-Digital-Camera-From-a/
RPI interchangeable lens camera from old SLR camera lens - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/N0GW/IZ6C1L5K/FDUN0GWIZ6C1L5K.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/N0GW/IZ6C1L5K/FDUN0GWIZ6C1L5K.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDU/N0GW/IZ6C1L5K/FDUN0GWIZ6C1L5K.SMALL.jpg Divejackdive This Instructable will help you build an adapter that allows you to make use of those old, film-based SLR camera lenses you have gathering dust in your basement. It also allows you to take pictures in an automated way (think time lapse, security or what I had in mind, a camera for entry level astrop...
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 23:48:16 PST
Smart Mirror by raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Mirror-by-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 05:22:30 PST
How To Change Retropie Splash screen On Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-To-Change-Retropie-Splash-screen-On-Raspberry-/
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Wed, 25 Mar 2015 04:56:52 PDT
Develop for the ESP8266 on the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Develop-for-the-ESP8266-on-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Tue, 16 Feb 2016 16:09:11 PST
OwnCloud 9 on Raspberry Pi - DIY Dropbox http://www.instructables.com/id/OwnCloud-9-on-Raspberry-Pi-DIY-Dropbox/
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:35:57 PST
IoT Motion Controlled Servos http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Motion-Controlled-Servos/
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Tue, 25 Aug 2015 16:47:59 PDT
Raspberry PI, THE SERVER (TURNKEY LINUX) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-THE-HOME-SERVER-TURNKEY-LINUX/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:20:46 PDT
TJBot - Build a Talking Robot With Watson Conversation http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Talking-Robot-With-Watson-and-Raspberry-Pi/
TJBot - Build a Talking Robot With Watson Conversation - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HWLE/IVA4GXZ2/F89HWLEIVA4GXZ2.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HWLE/IVA4GXZ2/F89HWLEIVA4GXZ2.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F89/HWLE/IVA4GXZ2/F89HWLEIVA4GXZ2.SMALL.jpg TJBot This instructable guides you through connecting a Raspberry Pi to Watson conversation services and making a talking robot. You will use (1) Watson Speech to Text to convert your voice to text, (2) Watson Conversation to process the text and calculate a response, and (3) Watson Text to Speech to talk...
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Tue, 8 Nov 2016 20:51:08 PST
The Pi Tablet http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Pi-Tablet/
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Sun, 12 Feb 2017 18:06:26 PST
Raspberry Pi with 4 Relay Module ( for home automation ) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-With-4-Relay-Module-for-Home-Automati/
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Tue, 5 Jul 2016 11:31:25 PDT
AlexaPi + IFTTT http://www.instructables.com/id/Alexa-IFTTT/
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Wed, 20 Jul 2016 19:08:11 PDT
Raspberry Pi Running Unity http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Running-Unity/
Raspberry Pi Running Unity - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/8VQS/IPVF6CNM/FGN8VQSIPVF6CNM.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/8VQS/IPVF6CNM/FGN8VQSIPVF6CNM.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FGN/8VQS/IPVF6CNM/FGN8VQSIPVF6CNM.SMALL.jpg nfarrow Currently, this is the only way to run Unity Games on a Raspberry Pi. The Raspberry Pi3 uses an ARM processor. Since Unity’s only build/compile for ARM processors are APK files, we have to install Android onto the Pi, then run our APK file. Let's get started! Download/Install tools Download/Insta...
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Sat, 25 Jun 2016 20:01:42 PDT
How to BackUp and Shrink Your Raspberry Pi Image http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-BackUp-and-Shrink-Your-Raspberry-Pi-Image/
How to BackUp and Shrink Your Raspberry Pi Image - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ELXI/IR2BCEBR/FXTELXIIR2BCEBR.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ELXI/IR2BCEBR/FXTELXIIR2BCEBR.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXT/ELXI/IR2BCEBR/FXTELXIIR2BCEBR.SMALL.jpg SteveQuinn ForewordSo why all the hullabaloo you may ask? Surely all I need to do is use Win32DiskImager and take a read of my Raspbian Image and zip it right? Job Done!Well, unfortunately that's not the whole story. Read on... Have you ever noticed the size of your Rasbian image is that of the card you to...
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Mon, 25 Jul 2016 12:52:38 PDT
Raspberry Pi Beekeeping Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Beekeeping-Server/
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Mon, 22 Feb 2016 00:56:12 PST
Raspberry Pi Ipad http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Ipad/
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Mon, 1 Sep 2014 12:03:49 PDT