Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 22 May 2015 15:42:13 PDT BLOX v1.01 Aeroponics with Raspberry Pi and humidity sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Aeroponics/
Aeroponics with Raspberry Pi and humidity sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SMALL.jpg wcamammoths This instructable will teach you how to install an Aeroponics system that is controlled by Raspberry Pi. Aeroponics is plant-cultivation technique that has the roots hanging and is suspended in the air. Nutrient solution is sent to them in form of a fine mist. Aeroponics is compatible with any type ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:29:23 PDT
JTAGulating the Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/JTAGulating-the-Raspberry-Pi-2/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 18:10:13 PDT
Raspberry Pi and Arduino: Building Reliable Systems with WatchDog Timers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-and-Arduino-Building-Reliable-Systems/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 09:02:27 PDT
Python Programming: Part 1 - Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Python-Programming-Part-1-Basics/
Python Programming: Part 1 - Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DA6A/I9SMUIL4/F6DDA6AI9SMUIL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DA6A/I9SMUIL4/F6DDA6AI9SMUIL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DA6A/I9SMUIL4/F6DDA6AI9SMUIL4.SMALL.jpg Jacoby Yarrow Python is a widely used general-purpose, high-level programming language. Its design philosophy emphasizes code readability, and its syntax allows programmers to express concepts in fewer lines of code than would be possible in languages such as C++ or Java. The language provides constructs intended...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 00:07:09 PDT
Use RPi, Azure, and Cortana to Automate your Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-RPi-Azure-and-Cortana-to-Automate-your-Home/
Use RPi, Azure, and Cortana to Automate your Home! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/JHTC/I9Q824CE/FBVJHTCI9Q824CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/JHTC/I9Q824CE/FBVJHTCI9Q824CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/JHTC/I9Q824CE/FBVJHTCI9Q824CE.SMALL.jpg jckelley IntroductionThere is new technology all around us and only more coming every day. Our micro controllers are getting faster, are phones getting smarter, and the cloud is becoming stronger. With all this new technology everyone is asking themselves: How can I utilize it all? Well, today we will do jus...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 03:44:00 PDT
Getting started with Raspberry PI http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-Raspberry-PI-2/
Getting started with Raspberry PI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/C93T/I9Q9HJOP/F5NC93TI9Q9HJOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/C93T/I9Q9HJOP/F5NC93TI9Q9HJOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/C93T/I9Q9HJOP/F5NC93TI9Q9HJOP.SMALL.jpg Jacoby Yarrow Your shiny new Raspberry PI computer just arrived in the mail - now what?I'll show you how to assemble your Pi and boot it with the easy and popular Raspian operating system. What You'll Need 1 Raspberry Pi(model A, A+, B, B+, Bv2).1 Power supply(for the Pi).1 SD card.1 HDMI Monitor(any monitor w...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 20:10:24 PDT
Raspberry Pi moving timelapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-moving-timelapse/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 13:45:24 PDT
Raspberry Pi Android App communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Android-App-communication/
Raspberry Pi Android App communication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZTL7/I9M08OHO/F75ZTL7I9M08OHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZTL7/I9M08OHO/F75ZTL7I9M08OHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZTL7/I9M08OHO/F75ZTL7I9M08OHO.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts Hello everyoneBecause app's are being used almost everywhere, I decided to make my own tutorial on how to make an app and connect to a MySQL database hosted on a raspberry pi.For exchanging the data between the server and the client, I'm going to use JSON. Parts For this instructables you'll need...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 08:15:51 PDT
Create Your Own Solar Powered Raspberry Pi Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Solar-Powered-Raspberry-Pi-Weather/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 20:17:30 PDT
Home media center using raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-media-center-using-raspberry-pi/
Home media center using raspberry pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/PPPD/I9FH01JC/F67PPPDI9FH01JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/PPPD/I9FH01JC/F67PPPDI9FH01JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/PPPD/I9FH01JC/F67PPPDI9FH01JC.SMALL.jpg AnilK14 Using Raspberry pi and a hdmi/vga display from a old desktop monitor, you can create you own home media center. This is a very simple project and requires minimum prerequisite knowledge of programming/embedded systems design. All components used are off the shelf !Here are the fun stuff that you can...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 22:30:34 PDT
Cubieboard/Raspberry Pi case from old external drive http://www.instructables.com/id/CubieboardRaspberry-Pi-case-from-old-external-driv/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 07:23:50 PDT
Playstation Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Playstation-Pi/
Playstation Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/R2GL/I9FGRXH2/FSLR2GLI9FGRXH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/R2GL/I9FGRXH2/FSLR2GLI9FGRXH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/R2GL/I9FGRXH2/FSLR2GLI9FGRXH2.SMALL.jpg Anubis This project is to use an old PlayStation console as a shell for a Raspberry Pi.If you don't know how to solder or are not able to safely handle electricity, please don't do this project.The goal is for all of the ports to be in the back and to be able to use PlayStation controllers through the orig...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 05:36:20 PDT
Rasperberry PiPhone Silver Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Rasperberry-PiPhone-Silver-Edition/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 23:02:56 PDT
Weather station using SAMIIO, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-station-using-SAMIIO-Arduino-and-Raspberry/
Weather station using SAMIIO, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/VUPM/I95GPNMC/F31VUPMI95GPNMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/VUPM/I95GPNMC/F31VUPMI95GPNMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/VUPM/I95GPNMC/F31VUPMI95GPNMC.SMALL.jpg SamsungIoT This article demonstrates using SAMI with simple, off-the-shelf sensors and hardware. Specifically, we will be gathering climate data from a low-cost temperature sensor and relaying that data to the cloud via SAMI APIs. From there, we can analyze our collected data in real-time or historically. This...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 12:27:21 PDT
HeaterMeter Pit Probe http://www.instructables.com/id/HeaterMeter-Pit-Probe/
HeaterMeter Pit Probe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/JXAV/I941AQ8J/F64JXAVI941AQ8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/JXAV/I941AQ8J/F64JXAVI941AQ8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/JXAV/I941AQ8J/F64JXAVI941AQ8J.SMALL.jpg daveselinger First and foremost, credit for the creation of this open source project goes to the appropriate places: Bryan Mayland for creating the original LinkMeter and HeaterMeter, and the rest of the community contributors for making it possible.I'm just a new guy learning how to do this, and it took me hour...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:59:43 PDT
Raspberry Pi Compact Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Compact-Camera/
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Mon, 23 Mar 2015 02:27:41 PDT
3D Printed Modular Support (Case) for Arduino and Raspberry Pi - CustoBlocks http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Modular-Support-Case-for-Arduino-and-Ra/
3D Printed Modular Support (Case) for Arduino and Raspberry Pi - CustoBlocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SMALL.jpg zygmuntw When building electronic projects it is important to protect components against moving. This way they cannot slide and touch each other causing a short circuit or even damage.I have seen many cases, some dishes and other housings but what if our project consists more than one breadboard or more elec...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:15:40 PDT
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Music-Fingers/
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Creating music is always fun, but making it with your own DIY musical instrument is much better !!Whether you are a professional musician looking for that next new instrument to try or an amateur enthusiast who has basic knowledge of electronics, use the Raspberry Pi to create your own DIY Music fi...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:48:02 PDT
Building a 3D Printed Pan Tilt Case for a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-3D-Printed-Pan-Tilt-Case-for-a-Raspberr/
Building a 3D Printed Pan Tilt Case for a Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SMALL.jpg WisarUK This instructable describes the building of a case for a Raspberry Pi that incorporates a pan-tilt assembly for the Pi Camera.My goal was to design a 3D printable case that would neatly encompass the Raspberry Pi while also providing space for converting a single power source (12V) into two regulate...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:24:11 PDT
Raspberry Pi Arcade Game High Score DIsplay for Multiple Locations http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Arcade-Game-High-Score-DIsplay-for-Mu/
Raspberry Pi Arcade Game High Score DIsplay for Multiple Locations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U9Z9/I8BGKONZ/FCZU9Z9I8BGKONZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U9Z9/I8BGKONZ/FCZU9Z9I8BGKONZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U9Z9/I8BGKONZ/FCZU9Z9I8BGKONZ.SMALL.jpg stevemoseley This Instructable will show you how to use a Raspberry Pi board with an existing computer monitor to create an arcade game high score display for your home or office. You and your family or your co-workers can keep an eye on the latest high scores and get into a little trash talkin'. Since the dis...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:16:00 PDT
Raspberry Pi 2 Media Center: Kodi on XBian http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-2-Media-Center-Kodi-on-XBian/
Raspberry Pi 2 Media Center: Kodi on XBian - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/787Y/I8FR4VMO/F8H787YI8FR4VMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/787Y/I8FR4VMO/F8H787YI8FR4VMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/787Y/I8FR4VMO/F8H787YI8FR4VMO.SMALL.jpg musicalTim Author: Timothy WoodDate: April 2015Overview This guide walks through the construction and configuration of a home media center from parts to running system. After following these steps, you will have a running Kodi media server on a Raspberry Pi 2 in an Altoids tin case, ready for you to attach a ...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:39:43 PDT
Raspberry Pirate Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pirate-Radio/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:11:47 PST
Motion Detection Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Detection-Alarm-System/
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 04:14:47 PDT
Installing RetroPie/EmulationStation onto Raspberry Pi 2 Model B+ (Playstation 1 Emulator Included!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-RetroPieEmulationStation-onto-Raspberry/
Installing RetroPie/EmulationStation onto Raspberry Pi 2 Model B+ (Playstation 1 Emulator Included!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/W2TG/I8BGHL9X/F7MW2TGI8BGHL9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/W2TG/I8BGHL9X/F7MW2TGI8BGHL9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/W2TG/I8BGHL9X/F7MW2TGI8BGHL9X.SMALL.jpg honsontran GoalInstalling RetroPie through Raspberry Pi's OS (Raspbian) and also enabling Playstation 1 Emulator in RetroPie. I'll also teach you how to write images on your Mac or Windows PC as well (no worries :D).This tutorial is for Raspberry Pi 2 B+ Models. Any Raspberry Pi before this is a lot easier to ...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:50:10 PDT
Make a secret IR-camera security raspberry pi unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-secret-IR-camera-security-raspberry-pi-unit/
Make a secret IR-camera security raspberry pi unit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/DWU0/I8861V6L/FN0DWU0I8861V6L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/DWU0/I8861V6L/FN0DWU0I8861V6L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/DWU0/I8861V6L/FN0DWU0I8861V6L.SMALL.jpg andyk75 Did you ever wanted to know what's going on in your room, when you're not at home? Did you ever wanted to know who's entering your room and grubbing around in your things? Did you want to have a robot friend you can send messages and who would answer? So then I got news for you: It can be done with ...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:35:40 PDT
LaserOscope http://www.instructables.com/id/LaserOscope/
LaserOscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SMALL.jpg KRA5H Build a laser oscilloscope using Lego, littleBits, Erector set, and the Kano Computer. In honor of The International Year of Light I’ll demonstrate how use the Kano computer to drive a littleBits motor with an optical coupler, or optocoupler. An optocoupler, according to Wikipedia, "is a component t...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 11:42:54 PDT
OBD-Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/OBD-Pi/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 16:55:36 PDT
Complete DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station with Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-DIY-Raspberry-Pi-Weather-Station-with-Sof/
Complete DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station with Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury Back in late February I saw this post on the Raspberry Pi site. http://www.raspberrypi.org/school-weather-station-...They had created Raspberry Pi Weather Stations for Schools. I totally wanted one! But at that time (and I believe still as of writing this) they are not publicly available (you need t...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 19:44:19 PDT
Raspberry Pi Case Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Case-Fan/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:17:22 PDT
Ultimate Frisbee Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Frisbee-Launcher/
Ultimate Frisbee Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/L1KS/I84H0OHR/F7UL1KSI84H0OHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/L1KS/I84H0OHR/F7UL1KSI84H0OHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/L1KS/I84H0OHR/F7UL1KSI84H0OHR.SMALL.jpg TECN This is a full in depth tutorial on how to make a completely open source programmable Frisbee thrower. If you want a more "beautiful" version of the tutorial check out tecnoa.ninja. The features of the machine are as listed below.FEATURES: Utilizes a preprogrammed Raspberry Pi or Arduino to contr...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 13:57:56 PDT
Build Your Own Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Smartphone/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 07:35:16 PDT
Raspberry Pi Solar Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Solar-Weather-Station/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:08:11 PDT
Wooden pifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-pifi/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 05:02:13 PDT
Haptic Robotic Finger http://www.instructables.com/id/Haptic-Robotic-Finger/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 02:52:43 PDT
Environment Control System http://www.instructables.com/id/Environment-Control-System/
Environment Control System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/K8GZ/I7Q0TLM0/FEXK8GZI7Q0TLM0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/K8GZ/I7Q0TLM0/FEXK8GZI7Q0TLM0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEX/K8GZ/I7Q0TLM0/FEXK8GZI7Q0TLM0.SMALL.jpg KYPYRO In this project I show the construction of an Evironment Control System which is controlled with a Raspberry Pi.This was for my eighth-grade STLP (Student Technology Leadership Program) project. More information about Kentucky's STLP program is available at their website, which is: http://stlp.educa...
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Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:16:22 PDT
Raspberry Pi Portable Games Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Portable-Games-Console/
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Tue, 24 Mar 2015 15:32:58 PDT
Old PC Accessories + Raspberry PI = DoorCam & surveillance Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Old-PC-Accessories-Raspberry-PI-DoorCam-surveillan/
Old PC Accessories + Raspberry PI = DoorCam & surveillance Kit - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/HP6Q/I7ELBKPE/FR1HP6QI7ELBKPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/HP6Q/I7ELBKPE/FR1HP6QI7ELBKPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR1/HP6Q/I7ELBKPE/FR1HP6QI7ELBKPE.SMALL.jpg Acmecorporation This project has been made with old tech accessories that i don't use and was in a cardboard box stored in my basement flat. Have you got an old webcam, a couple of PC audio speakers, a composite monitor ? If yes, you have to perform following instructions to create a complete surveillance kit, IOS ...
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Wed, 18 Mar 2015 12:44:10 PDT
Raspberry Pi DIN Rail Mount http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-DIN-Rail-Mount/
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Thu, 12 Mar 2015 06:07:48 PDT
Control your CNC over Wi-Fi http://www.instructables.com/id/Control-your-CNC-over-Wi-Fi/
Control your CNC over Wi-Fi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/HY29/I74NAA4M/FXRHY29I74NAA4M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/HY29/I74NAA4M/FXRHY29I74NAA4M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/HY29/I74NAA4M/FXRHY29I74NAA4M.SMALL.jpg eLVirus88 Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable, ever. I hope you enjoy it.I recently built my own CNC router and ever since I got it up and running I have been obsessed with it. It's been a great learning experience both in terms of CNC hardware and the software that you need to run it. Throughout my fi...
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Wed, 11 Mar 2015 22:59:32 PDT
Rolling Alarm Robot http://www.instructables.com/id/Rolling-Alarm-Robot/
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Tue, 10 Mar 2015 13:42:07 PDT
Raspberry Pi, Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Internet-Radio/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 12:04:40 PDT
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-tablet-Powerful-Easy-to-make-relatively-cheap-/
DIY tablet: Powerful, Easy-to-make, (relatively) cheap [Part 1: the guts] - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZM/4KH3/I70XIT59/FZM4KH3I70XIT59.SMALL.jpg TeddyIndustries Hi everyone! This is my first Instructable and I'm really excited to share it with you! Now, given that you are on this site or app, I'd guess that you'd probably have at least one idea that hit you like a baseball bat and then occupied the outer fringes of your neocortex ever since. This happened t...
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 08:32:01 PDT
3D printed MiniNes http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-printed-MiniNes/
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Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:08:31 PDT
Simple Snap Together Raspberry Pi Wood Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Snap-Together-Raspberry-Pi-Wood-Case/
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Fri, 6 Mar 2015 14:38:35 PST
Air Button for Volumio using ultrasonic sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Air-Button-for-Volumio-using-ultrasonic-sensor/
Air Button for Volumio using ultrasonic sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/IOV3/I67S7Y16/FX1IOV3I67S7Y16.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/IOV3/I67S7Y16/FX1IOV3I67S7Y16.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX1/IOV3/I67S7Y16/FX1IOV3I67S7Y16.SMALL.jpg kidofone I place my hand in the air and it’s my music player I have full control of. I change volume of the music and play or stop songs just by putting my hands high or low. I can program how ever I want to control the features of Volumio, the app for personal jukebox on cloud. However, it does not end ther...
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Mon, 16 Feb 2015 04:41:23 PST
Stewart Platform http://www.instructables.com/id/Stewart-Platform/
Stewart Platform - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/1JVM/I55MRJ9Q/FO01JVMI55MRJ9Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/1JVM/I55MRJ9Q/FO01JVMI55MRJ9Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO0/1JVM/I55MRJ9Q/FO01JVMI55MRJ9Q.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan We’re working on a project where we explore robotic body language as a way to augment/replace purely digital communication protocols. For this, we need to move a cellphone with as many degrees of freedom as possible. A robot arm would have been a good option, but for aesthetic reasons, we don’t want...
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:40:19 PST
Anachronistic Audio: Radiation Windchimes http://www.instructables.com/id/Anachronistic-Audio-Radiation-Windchimes/
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Tue, 20 Jan 2015 12:52:29 PST
Roberts 747 - DIY Raspberry Pi internet radio/streamer http://www.instructables.com/id/Roberts-747-DIY-Raspberry-Pi-internet-radiostreame/
Roberts 747 - DIY Raspberry Pi internet radio/streamer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/2FV9/I4VQCC2L/FVO2FV9I4VQCC2L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/2FV9/I4VQCC2L/FVO2FV9I4VQCC2L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVO/2FV9/I4VQCC2L/FVO2FV9I4VQCC2L.SMALL.jpg rikardo1979 Roberts 747, great radio from 1990. Fully working in very good condition. Found it on antique sale after a long hunt for something like this. I have a spare Raspberry Pi model B V1 home as a spare and it was just catching dust for some years as I couldn't decide what to do with it.Than I came across...
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Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:54:50 PST
Cutting Cable With a Streaming Media Box! (XBMC/Kodi) http://www.instructables.com/id/Cutting-Cable-With-a-Streaming-Media-Box-XBMCKodi/
Cutting Cable With a Streaming Media Box! (XBMC/Kodi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/1AZ0/I4VK59IH/FZV1AZ0I4VK59IH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/1AZ0/I4VK59IH/FZV1AZ0I4VK59IH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZV/1AZ0/I4VK59IH/FZV1AZ0I4VK59IH.SMALL.jpg pc1975 Hello fellow Instructable-rs. This is my first instructable, and I'm going to include as much detailed information along with the steps as I see necessary for those who are unfamiliar with XBMC/Kodi. Much of this information is my own opinion, and just how I choose to do things. If you have a method...
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Tue, 13 Jan 2015 10:39:42 PST
1981 Portable VCR Raspberry PI Media Centre http://www.instructables.com/id/1981-Portable-VCR-Raspberry-PI-Media-Centre/
1981 Portable VCR Raspberry PI Media Centre - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/GNB7/I4IXKMC3/FJUGNB7I4IXKMC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/GNB7/I4IXKMC3/FJUGNB7I4IXKMC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJU/GNB7/I4IXKMC3/FJUGNB7I4IXKMC3.SMALL.jpg MisterM This is an early '80s Sharp VC-2300H portable VCR that I've converted - it now has a Raspberry Pi at its heart, running the excellent Raspbmc media centre software. Other upgrades include a snazzy arduino-based clock and an EL wire "tape" that ejects to reveal the slots of a powered USB hub. The or...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 09:02:39 PST