Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - featured http://www.instructables.com Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:03:00 PST BLOX v1.01 4000mAh - USB Powerbank Out of the Trash Can http://www.instructables.com/id/4000mAh-USB-Powerbank-Out-of-the-Trash-Can/
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 10:09:54 PST
PID Control For BBQ Bot http://www.instructables.com/id/PID-Control-for-BBQ-Bot/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 06:49:33 PST
Car Retro Gaming Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Car-Retro-Gaming-Station/
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Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:51:03 PST
Raspberry Pi Thumb Harp (EN/FR) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Thumb-Harp-ENFR/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:19:12 PST
Smart-Enough Outdoor Cat House http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Enough-Outdoor-Cat-House/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 19:17:30 PST
FuseBerry: a musical fan using a RaspBerry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/FuseBerry-a-Musical-Fan-Using-a-RaspBerry-Pi/
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Sun, 15 Jan 2017 18:55:51 PST
LIRC - LabVIEW - Remote Replacement http://www.instructables.com/id/LIRC-LabVIEW-Remote-Replacement/
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Thu, 12 Jan 2017 11:44:37 PST
Wireless Raspberry Pi Digital Picture Frame in a Shadow Box http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Raspberry-Pi-Digital-Picture-Frame-in-a-S/
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 07:24:43 PST
Retro TV Console Media Cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Retro-TV-Console-Media-Cabinet/
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Sat, 14 Jan 2017 06:01:33 PST
New Door Cam http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Door-Cam/
New Door Cam - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/70HE/IXQFU8NO/FMB70HEIXQFU8NO.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/70HE/IXQFU8NO/FMB70HEIXQFU8NO.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FMB/70HE/IXQFU8NO/FMB70HEIXQFU8NO.SMALL.jpg Acmecorporation One of my first Instructables was a sourveillance kit Raspberry Pi basedhttp://www.instructables.com/id/Old-PC-Accessories-Raspberry-PI-DoorCam-surveillan/I'm now back with an update that changes the form not the substance.It's a WIFI door cam with the following features: TFT shield to show who's ...
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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:06:17 PST
Inexpensive Wall Mounting for "Headless" Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Inexpensive-Wall-Mounting-for-Headless-Raspberry-P/
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Sun, 8 Jan 2017 09:33:39 PST
How to 3D print a TJBot http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-3D-Printed-TJBot/
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Tue, 13 Dec 2016 10:49:51 PST
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
Piano Pi - Play a Duet With Your Pi! http://www.instructables.com/id/Piano-Pi-Play-a-Duet-With-Your-Pi/
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Wed, 4 Jan 2017 08:40:40 PST
Cayenne automatic Light door and Kettle switch http://www.instructables.com/id/Cayenne-Automatic-Light-Door-and-Kettle-Switch/
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Mon, 3 Oct 2016 14:42:51 PDT
Do You Want to Build a Snowman? http://www.instructables.com/id/Do-You-Want-to-Build-a-Snowman/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 23:24:55 PST
Raspberry Pi Servo Flag Waver http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Servo-Flag-Waver/
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Tue, 3 Jan 2017 23:22:54 PST
IoT Smart Alarm Clock [Open Source Project] http://www.instructables.com/id/IoT-Smart-Alarm-Clock-Open-Source-Project/
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Mon, 2 Jan 2017 10:56:06 PST
Alexa Controlled Smart Lights+More http://www.instructables.com/id/Alexa-Controlled-Smart-LightsMore/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 17:30:10 PST
Cement Thwomp Retro Gaming Console http://www.instructables.com/id/Cement-Thwomp-Retro-Gaming-Console/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 22:21:13 PST
Gingerbread Home Automation http://www.instructables.com/id/Magic-Gingerbread-House/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 18:57:11 PST
Portable 2 Player Arcade Console with RPi and Teensy http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-2-Player-Arcade-Console-With-RPi-and-Teen/
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Sun, 1 Jan 2017 01:03:25 PST
TV Carboard http://www.instructables.com/id/TV-Carboard/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 07:44:32 PST
Arduino board and PIR motion sensor control AC lamp http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Board-and-PIR-Motion-Sensor-Control-AC-Lam/
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Sat, 31 Dec 2016 07:09:50 PST
Raspberry Pi powered SNES Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Powered-SNES-Controller/
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Fri, 30 Dec 2016 05:30:25 PST
Smart Pantry with Android App http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Pantry/
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Thu, 29 Dec 2016 08:50:21 PST
Tweeting with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Bill-of-Materials/
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Sun, 25 Dec 2016 14:57:41 PST
VNC Connected Scratch Visual Interface Raspberry PI Powered IOT Pet Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/VNC-Connected-Scratch-Visual-Interface-Raspberry-P/
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Thu, 22 Dec 2016 19:56:31 PST
Raspberry Pi Tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Python-Programming-Tutorial/
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Fri, 23 Dec 2016 03:40:10 PST
Virtual Reality on Raspberry Pi with BeYourHero! http://www.instructables.com/id/BeYourHero-DIY-VR-Immersive-Games/
Virtual Reality on Raspberry Pi with BeYourHero! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/OV39/IXQFRTGB/FAHOV39IXQFRTGB.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/OV39/IXQFRTGB/FAHOV39IXQFRTGB.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FAH/OV39/IXQFRTGB/FAHOV39IXQFRTGB.SMALL.jpg jeanotP1314 Welcome to "Be Your Hero" project!I hope you are ready to enter the next generation of Virtual Reality immersion!This project will give you full gesture control of any virtual Hero you like with a simple set of inexpensive devices using sensors. All the data collected is wirelessly sent to a compute...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 14:27:06 PST
OwnCloud 9 on Raspberry Pi - DIY Dropbox http://www.instructables.com/id/OwnCloud-9-on-Raspberry-Pi-DIY-Dropbox/
OwnCloud 9 on Raspberry Pi - DIY Dropbox - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/HVZH/IY0G1LM3/FIPHVZHIY0G1LM3.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/HVZH/IY0G1LM3/FIPHVZHIY0G1LM3.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/HVZH/IY0G1LM3/FIPHVZHIY0G1LM3.SMALL.jpg FlyingHazard Everyone has data, and whether you store it locally, or pay for a cloud-based service, there never seems to be enough storage space to go around. In this project we are going to take control of our data using a small chip computer known as the Raspberry Pi. After you are done, you will have a cloud-...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:35:57 PST
Smart Parking System http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Parking-System/
Smart Parking System - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/FODP/IWWFP2CK/FDVFODPIWWFP2CK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/FODP/IWWFP2CK/FDVFODPIWWFP2CK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/FODP/IWWFP2CK/FDVFODPIWWFP2CK.SMALL.jpg mafiha Finding a free parking lot in a congested city like Dhaka is very hard. Here, if anyone wants to go outside from home with personal car first thing comes in his mind is about parking, where he will park his car. Most of the cases, people go to a parking station and find that all parking slot are ful...
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Tue, 20 Dec 2016 23:27:54 PST
Alexa Ruxpin - Arduino & Raspberry Pi Powered Voice Assistant http://www.instructables.com/id/Alexa-Ruxpin/
Alexa Ruxpin - Arduino & Raspberry Pi Powered Voice Assistant - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/YI2S/IWWFPQI6/FQDYI2SIWWFPQI6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/YI2S/IWWFPQI6/FQDYI2SIWWFPQI6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FQD/YI2S/IWWFPQI6/FQDYI2SIWWFPQI6.SMALL.jpg gigafide There are tons of virtual assistants out on the market: Siri, Ok Google, Alexa, etc. As if virtual assistants weren't creepy enough, I had this crazy idea...what if I made the virtual assistant real...kinda. Enter Teddy Ruxpin, an old animatronic teddy bear from the 80's and 90's. These bears were a...
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Wed, 21 Dec 2016 04:54:33 PST
Voice Controlled Smart Home http://www.instructables.com/id/Voice-Controlled-Smart-Home/
Voice Controlled Smart Home - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/B9OE/IWQVD49I/F9WB9OEIWQVD49I.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/B9OE/IWQVD49I/F9WB9OEIWQVD49I.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F9W/B9OE/IWQVD49I/F9WB9OEIWQVD49I.SMALL.jpg taifur Hi everyone, The Internet of Voice has come and now you can monitor and control all various devices in your home by using your voice, Amazing!!! Amazon Alexa and Raspberry Pi made the thing supper easy and now every hobbyist can enter in the era of hands-free home control using Alexa Voice Service. ...
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Sun, 18 Dec 2016 05:38:32 PST
StreetSpeak.SF http://www.instructables.com/id/StreetSpeakSF/
StreetSpeak.SF - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/HW9N/IWQUWY7J/FKKHW9NIWQUWY7J.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/HW9N/IWQUWY7J/FKKHW9NIWQUWY7J.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FKK/HW9N/IWQUWY7J/FKKHW9NIWQUWY7J.SMALL.jpg mzucker StreetSpeak is a mobile, storytelling platform that allows people to tell and hear brief stories in response to an interchangeable prompt originally prototyped by Restart [your city] for the Market Street Prototype Festival in San Francisco, CA. StreetSpeak encourages passersby to become engaged wi...
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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 14:29:36 PST
RC CONTROLLER WITH CAMERA V2 (Pi_CAR V2) http://www.instructables.com/id/RC-CONTROLLER-WITH-CAMERA-V2-PiCAR-V2/
RC CONTROLLER WITH CAMERA V2 (Pi_CAR V2) - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/K9K6/IWQUUSIW/FO9K9K6IWQUUSIW.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/K9K6/IWQUUSIW/FO9K9K6IWQUUSIW.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FO9/K9K6/IWQUUSIW/FO9K9K6IWQUUSIW.SMALL.jpg Zafer M.Ş RASPBERRY PI- ARDUINO ANDROID-CONTROLLED RC-CAR ROVER WITH LIVE VIDEO STREAMING ----------------------------- Pi_CAR ----------------------------- For English description and setup information,Click here! Türkçe açıklama ve kurulum bilgileri için, Buraya tıklayın! RC CONTROLLER WITH CAMERA V2 ...
By: Zafer M.Ş

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Fri, 16 Dec 2016 05:44:21 PST
Haptic Feedback Vest for Obstacle Detection http://www.instructables.com/id/Haptic-Feedback-Vest-for-Obstacle-Detection/
Haptic Feedback Vest for Obstacle Detection - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/TPW0/IWMQZWBG/FXRTPW0IWMQZWBG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/TPW0/IWMQZWBG/FXRTPW0IWMQZWBG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FXR/TPW0/IWMQZWBG/FXRTPW0IWMQZWBG.SMALL.jpg shalini_ran This project was completed in CS241/EE285: Embedded System Workshop at Stanford University under the supervision of Professor Phil Levis and TA Shane William Leonard.The motivation for this project was to provide an aide to avoid obstacles for the visually impaired. Generally, a white cane serves it...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 21:52:10 PST
Facial Recognition Security System for a Refrigerator With Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Facial-Recognition-Security-System-for-a-Refrigera/
Facial Recognition Security System for a Refrigerator With Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/I1Z7/IWMQYKK9/FZOI1Z7IWMQYKK9.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/I1Z7/IWMQYKK9/FZOI1Z7IWMQYKK9.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FZO/I1Z7/IWMQYKK9/FZOI1Z7IWMQYKK9.SMALL.jpg chuldmitry Browsing the internet I have discovered that prices for security systems vary from 150$ to 600$ and above, but not all of the solutions (even the very expensive ones) can be integrated with other smart tools at your home! For example, you cannot set up a security camera at your front door so it auto...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 13:09:33 PST
Ultimate Lego Raspberry Pi Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Lego-Raspberry-Pi-Case/
Ultimate Lego Raspberry Pi Case - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Q0SC/IWMQZ4R6/FJ1Q0SCIWMQZ4R6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Q0SC/IWMQZ4R6/FJ1Q0SCIWMQZ4R6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ1/Q0SC/IWMQZ4R6/FJ1Q0SCIWMQZ4R6.SMALL.jpg T0BY I love Lego and I love Raspberry Pi so I thought I would make my own customisable case for my 2B so I could adapt it according to whatever peripherals I needed at the time. Besides, I needed a rest from product testing for ZenPlugs and breaking world records!So what makes this the Ultimate Lego Rasp...
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Wed, 14 Dec 2016 11:02:38 PST
PiMonkey: Create a Twitter Hashtag Monitoring Toy! http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-How-to-Create-a-Hashtag-Monitoring-Tw/
PiMonkey: Create a Twitter Hashtag Monitoring Toy! - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5NUV/IWMQZSI6/FIP5NUVIWMQZSI6.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5NUV/IWMQZSI6/FIP5NUVIWMQZSI6.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIP/5NUV/IWMQZSI6/FIP5NUVIWMQZSI6.SMALL.jpg edmogeor In this project we are going to create a Toy that reacts to a Hashtag on twitter. The toy monitors twitter, when it sees a certain hashtag used it turns on. I decided to use a monkey toy for this project, however any toy that has its own switch could be used! You could even use my code to turn on ot...
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Mon, 12 Dec 2016 12:48:37 PST
SatellitePi - Raspberry Pi Zero in an NES Satellite http://www.instructables.com/id/SatellitePi-Raspberry-Pi-Zero-in-an-NES-Satellite/
SatellitePi - Raspberry Pi Zero in an NES Satellite - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/7ZOM/IWI0R663/F7L7ZOMIWI0R663.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/7ZOM/IWI0R663/F7L7ZOMIWI0R663.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F7L/7ZOM/IWI0R663/F7L7ZOMIWI0R663.SMALL.jpg reppard I've built quite a few Raspberry Pi powered RetroPie/emulationstation consoles. Some of my favorites include this NES Controller build: http://www.instructables.com/id/RetroPie-Inside-a... and this Pi Cart build https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/pi-cart-retropie-... For this build I borrowed bits and...
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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 07:06:19 PST
Outdoor DSLR Timelapse and Sensor Raspberry Pi Project http://www.instructables.com/id/Outdoor-DSLR-Timelapse-and-Sensor-Raspberry-Pi-Pro/
Outdoor DSLR Timelapse and Sensor Raspberry Pi Project - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/0G1T/IWI0Q9XY/FIF0G1TIWI0Q9XY.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/0G1T/IWI0Q9XY/FIF0G1TIWI0Q9XY.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FIF/0G1T/IWI0Q9XY/FIF0G1TIWI0Q9XY.SMALL.jpg RolfL6 This project enables your smart phone to remotely control your DSLR using a raspberry pi. With your smart phone you will be able to control your DSLR to do the following: Connect your phone to the DSLR through the raspberry pi using a wifi hotspot on the pi Run a timelapse program which can be conf...
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Sat, 10 Dec 2016 18:24:48 PST
Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered Amazon Echo http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Raspberry-Pi-Powered-Amazon-Echo/
Build a Raspberry Pi-Powered Amazon Echo - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/S3AG/IWH37IFD/FA9S3AGIWH37IFD.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/S3AG/IWH37IFD/FA9S3AGIWH37IFD.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FA9/S3AG/IWH37IFD/FA9S3AGIWH37IFD.SMALL.jpg Toglefritz This Instructable will show you how to build your own Amazon Echo from a Raspberry Pi, some off-the-shelf components, and a laser cut frame. The Echo Pi has almost all the functionality of the real Amazon Echo.The Amazon Echo is a nifty virtual assistant/home automation product that you have almost ...
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Fri, 9 Dec 2016 07:25:01 PST
Raspberry Pi Lightshow with Blynk Control http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Lightshow-With-Blynk-Control/
Raspberry Pi Lightshow with Blynk Control - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/BHM8/IWE4JK4C/FP7BHM8IWE4JK4C.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/BHM8/IWE4JK4C/FP7BHM8IWE4JK4C.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/BHM8/IWE4JK4C/FP7BHM8IWE4JK4C.SMALL.jpg ThiruselvanM I was searching through the net for some DIY light decoration project ideas. I came across with Lightshow Pi and decided to build my own version of light show with 8 AC Outputs, adding some features to make the whole system more user friendly for my parents to use at home.The whole system summed up ...
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Wed, 7 Dec 2016 08:59:21 PST
CribSense: a contactless, video-based baby monitor http://www.instructables.com/id/CribSense-a-Contactless-Video-based-Baby-Monitor/
CribSense: a contactless, video-based baby monitor - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/KAWQ/IWMQYPXG/FOGKAWQIWMQYPXG.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/KAWQ/IWMQYPXG/FOGKAWQIWMQYPXG.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FOG/KAWQ/IWMQYPXG/FOGKAWQIWMQYPXG.SMALL.jpg lukehsiao CribSense is a video-based, contactless baby monitor that you can make yourself without breaking the bank.CribSense is a C++ implementation of Video Magnification tuned to run on a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B. Over a weekend, you can setup your own crib-top baby monitor that raises an alarm if your infan...
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Tue, 6 Dec 2016 20:24:09 PST
The Movie Box http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Movie-Box/
The Movie Box - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/EWJV/IWCF9EFK/F1WEWJVIWCF9EFK.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/EWJV/IWCF9EFK/F1WEWJVIWCF9EFK.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/F1W/EWJV/IWCF9EFK/F1WEWJVIWCF9EFK.SMALL.jpg JeremiahJ12 I have a Rasbperry Pi running Kodi that I like to take on family vacations. My in-laws call it the "Movie Box". However, I wanted something more compact and clean than the box I carried everything in.I'd seen some people putting Pi's in VHS tapes, but never saw a how-to, so I thought I'd make one.Th...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 12:54:28 PST
Play With Raspberry ZERO PHat http://www.instructables.com/id/Play-With-Raspberry-ZERO-PHat/
Play With Raspberry ZERO PHat - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/LP5G/IW6PT7DJ/FCNLP5GIW6PT7DJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/LP5G/IW6PT7DJ/FCNLP5GIW6PT7DJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FCN/LP5G/IW6PT7DJ/FCNLP5GIW6PT7DJ.SMALL.jpg masteruan Raspberry Pi zero is a smallest version of Raspberry Pi. The Raspberry Pi is not a comestible kind, but is a Microcomputer. A single board computer that have CPU, RAM, HD, all connections like USB, HDMI etc.I have also discovered a small led matrix 11x5 by Pimoroni, the pHat. This is a small and pre...
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Mon, 5 Dec 2016 02:54:29 PST
Portable Game Emulator http://www.instructables.com/id/Portable-Game-Emulator/
Portable Game Emulator - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/E8F5/IW6PLFXJ/FBVE8F5IW6PLFXJ.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/E8F5/IW6PLFXJ/FBVE8F5IW6PLFXJ.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/E8F5/IW6PLFXJ/FBVE8F5IW6PLFXJ.SMALL.jpg darthwolf This project started several years ago when I first saw Raspberry Pi embedded into a Gameboy case. Sadly my electronics skills were nowhere near the level required to assemble it. Now that my skills are finally up to par for the challenge the whole thing just didn't feel practical enough. First thin...
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Sat, 3 Dec 2016 07:49:44 PST
Alexabot: Amazon Alexa Controlled Robot With the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Alexabot-Amazon-Alexa-Controlled-Robot-With-the-Ra/
Alexabot: Amazon Alexa Controlled Robot With the Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/80P1/IW5JCJ79/FJ680P1IW5JCJ79.SQUARE2.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/80P1/IW5JCJ79/FJ680P1IW5JCJ79.SQUARE.jpg https://cdn.instructables.com/FJ6/80P1/IW5JCJ79/FJ680P1IW5JCJ79.SMALL.jpg dexter_industries In this tutorial we build Alexabot, the Amazon Alexa Controlled Robot, using the Raspberry Pi. We will walk you through the steps of building a voice controlled robot with the Raspberry Pi and GoPiGo. With Alexabot, you can command the Raspberry Pi Robot around with commands like “Alexa Forward!” ...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2016 04:04:34 PST
Raspberry Pi Touchscreen Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Touchscreen-Setup/
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Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:56:21 PST