Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:52:37 PDT BLOX v1.01 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/
Raspberry Pi DIN Rail Mount - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/VPJW/I760NZ6B/F5OVPJWI760NZ6B.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/VPJW/I760NZ6B/F5OVPJWI760NZ6B.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5O/VPJW/I760NZ6B/F5OVPJWI760NZ6B.SMALL.jpg armonfire I was struggling to find a DIN rail mount for my electric beer brewing control panel that uses the Raspberry Pi as the "brains" of the whole operation. I ended up making my own with some left over parts from the control panel build. Parts needed Need:(2) DIN rail terminal blocks (like these: http...
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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/
Rolling Alarm Robot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/SMIK/I735X43L/F2FSMIKI735X43L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/SMIK/I735X43L/F2FSMIKI735X43L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2F/SMIK/I735X43L/F2FSMIKI735X43L.SMALL.jpg dexter_industries Ever find yourself turning off your alarm clock without realizing it only to wake up an hour later and have to race out the door? In this build we are going to build a robot alarm clock that makes you work to turn it off! Not only that, but the robot will be able to sync to your Google Calender al...
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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/
Raspberry Pi, Internet Radio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/G2RE/I6YXZZTW/F3BG2REI6YXZZTW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/G2RE/I6YXZZTW/F3BG2REI6YXZZTW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F3B/G2RE/I6YXZZTW/F3BG2REI6YXZZTW.SMALL.jpg fizzPOP-TheBirminghamHackspace We were tasked by a UK television program The Gadget Show to come up with a design for a simple one day hack to convert a standard analogue radio into an internet radio. They would be building it on camera but we had to build a prototype first to make sure the design would work. It is this prototype...
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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
Make an interactive iPad controlled LED Wall http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-an-interactive-iPad-controlled-LED-Wall/
Make an interactive iPad controlled LED Wall - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/WN4U/I3KCDVX3/FZLWN4UI3KCDVX3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/WN4U/I3KCDVX3/FZLWN4UI3KCDVX3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZL/WN4U/I3KCDVX3/FZLWN4UI3KCDVX3.SMALL.jpg sheetmetalalchemist Show me the youtube video of the wall in action!Everyone wants to make giant LED displays to show their cool, geometric LED waves, or fuzzy pink Elvis art. However, in order to address a massive wall of LEDs, you have to figure out how to turn your fuzzy pink Elvis art into a string of zeros and one...
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Sat, 13 Dec 2014 18:49:46 PST
Raspdio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspdio/
Raspdio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/QL6G/I3BHDD1D/F92QL6GI3BHDD1D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/QL6G/I3BHDD1D/F92QL6GI3BHDD1D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F92/QL6G/I3BHDD1D/F92QL6GI3BHDD1D.SMALL.jpg univership An connected radio checking the internet to see when and for how long it should play.++++++Operation Principle: The Raspberry Pi queries a google spreadsheet to retrieve the "wake up" time, the "sleep time" & the duration of the play. A button can also start/stop the radio. Volume control is also av...
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Sun, 7 Dec 2014 15:06:05 PST
Dog Wearables (Live Streaming Dog Camera) http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Streaming-Dog-Camera/
Dog Wearables (Live Streaming Dog Camera) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/DVMR/I2VLGQKS/FY8DVMRI2VLGQKS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/DVMR/I2VLGQKS/FY8DVMRI2VLGQKS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FY8/DVMR/I2VLGQKS/FY8DVMRI2VLGQKS.SMALL.jpg ekarweta This is a project of a live streaming camera I made with my friend Jeff for our Physical Computing Class at the VCU Brandcenter. It was inspired by the relationship five little girls I used to babysit have with my dog Borealis. I wanted to give them a way to see his adventures online now that we liv...
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:31:01 PST
DiddyBorg: The Mini 6 wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/DiddyBorg-The-Mini-6-wheeled-Raspberry-Pi-Robot/
DiddyBorg: The Mini 6 wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD0/4FAS/I2I4IGMC/FD04FASI2I4IGMC.SMALL.jpg PiBorg DiddyBorg is our robust robot kit for the Raspberry Pi. He can be controlled via autonomous software, via a Bluetooth controller such as the PS3 or over Wifi through a keyboard. Check out this video of him rolling around!This Instructables is concerned with the building of the hardware. There is som...
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Sat, 15 Nov 2014 05:06:20 PST
Motivational Bathroom Scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Motivational-Bathroom-Scale/
Motivational Bathroom Scale - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/XKHE/I2GJ40M4/FO7XKHEI2GJ40M4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/XKHE/I2GJ40M4/FO7XKHEI2GJ40M4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO7/XKHE/I2GJ40M4/FO7XKHEI2GJ40M4.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix Introducing the latest and greatest in health technology: the Motivational Bathroom Scale. Getting unwanted family comments about your recent weight gain? Now you can get criticized by both your family and your bathroom scale! Simply enter your goal weight with the keypad and step onto the scale. ...
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:40:28 PST
Lunch Box Computer with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunch-Box-Computer-with-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 18:38:53 PST
Raspberry Pi Christmas Tree Light Show http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Christmas-Tree-Light-Show/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 20:58:30 PST
Raspbmc Mediabox Steampunk style http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspbmc-Mediabox-Steampunk-style/
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Sat, 8 Nov 2014 02:37:35 PST
Space-Saving Monitor Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Saving-Monitor-Stand/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 19:49:21 PST
2-Player Bartop Arcade Machine (Powered by Pi) http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Player-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-Powered-by-Pi/
2-Player Bartop Arcade Machine (Powered by Pi) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/TJTC/I20VZCQF/FBPTJTCI20VZCQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/TJTC/I20VZCQF/FBPTJTCI20VZCQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/TJTC/I20VZCQF/FBPTJTCI20VZCQF.SMALL.jpg rolfebox The 'Galactic Starcade' is a DIY retro bartop arcade cabinet for two players. It is powered by the Raspberry Pi micro-computer and plays multiple types of retro games - primarily NES, SNES, Megadrive and arcade (MAME) games. Using a Pi keeps the cost, weight and complexity to a minimum but the cabin...
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 21:18:25 PST
Jabberry the PiHutt http://www.instructables.com/id/Jabberry-the-PiHutt/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 13:30:53 PST
Micro Raspberry-Pi arcade cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/Micro-Raspberry-Pi-arcade-cabinet/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 16:36:13 PDT
QBee - AirPlay / MPD integrated speaker http://www.instructables.com/id/QBee-AirPlay-MPD-integrated-speaker-Raspberry-Pi-s/
QBee - AirPlay / MPD integrated speaker - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TVQY/I1WH79OU/FCCTVQYI1WH79OU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TVQY/I1WH79OU/FCCTVQYI1WH79OU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCC/TVQY/I1WH79OU/FCCTVQYI1WH79OU.SMALL.jpg gpajot This is a complete walkthrough on how to build a full featured standalone AirPlay and MPD (Music Player Daemon) sound system. You will find instructions on how to carry out each of these steps: The server part. It is based on ArchLinux running on a Raspberry Pi. It is running Shairport (AirPlay e...
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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:50:26 PDT
Glove box Entertainment System http://www.instructables.com/id/Glove-box-Entertainment-System/
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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:50:50 PDT
Raspberry Pi Irrigation Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Irrigation-Controller/
Raspberry Pi Irrigation Controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/LYP6/I0PZ58CO/F8BLYP6I0PZ58CO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/LYP6/I0PZ58CO/F8BLYP6I0PZ58CO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8B/LYP6/I0PZ58CO/F8BLYP6I0PZ58CO.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Gardening improves health and quality of life, connecting us to our local environment. Plus, you can eat organic fruits and veggies at very little cost. Yet for all these fantastic benefits, remembering to water can still take a backseat to our busy lives. Fortunately, home automation is easier than...
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:03:58 PDT
DIY Head Mounted Display http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Head-Mounted-Display/
DIY Head Mounted Display - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/DBRB/I06J9CIS/FQADBRBI06J9CIS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/DBRB/I06J9CIS/FQADBRBI06J9CIS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQA/DBRB/I06J9CIS/FQADBRBI06J9CIS.SMALL.jpg appleman123987 In this instructable I will show you how to make a DIY head mounted display (HMD) that uses a raspberry pi and a 7 inch composite or HDMI display. UPDATE: 20 000 views!Please vote for this project in the Formlabs contest, if I won the 3d printer I would use it to make cases for my projects and do ti...
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Wed, 17 Sep 2014 09:10:51 PDT
Raspberry Pi Soil Moisture Sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Soil-Moisture-Sensor-1/
Raspberry Pi Soil Moisture Sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/7J7X/HZWJ50TH/FMP7J7XHZWJ50TH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/7J7X/HZWJ50TH/FMP7J7XHZWJ50TH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMP/7J7X/HZWJ50TH/FMP7J7XHZWJ50TH.SMALL.jpg jenfoxbot Agriculture consumes between 80 - 90% of all freshwater in the United States. An easy way to conserve water in the agricultural sector is to install a soil moisture sensor. Soil moisture sensors measure the amount of water in the soil to maintain consistent and ideal soil conditions for plants. In s...
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Wed, 10 Sep 2014 14:51:09 PDT
Mini Projection-Mapped Landscape http://www.instructables.com/id/Projection-Mapped-Sculpture-with-OpenFrameworks-an/
Mini Projection-Mapped Landscape - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/XF7J/HZ13H93N/F5IXF7JHZ13H93N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/XF7J/HZ13H93N/F5IXF7JHZ13H93N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5I/XF7J/HZ13H93N/F5IXF7JHZ13H93N.SMALL.jpg gabrieldunne This Instructable about creating a simple sculpture that is augmented with projection mapping, designed to run on the Raspberry Pi, built with OpenFrameworks. Projection Mapping is a process that relies on knowledge of the physical space, graphics software, and installation of the hardware necessary...
By: gabrieldunne

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Tue, 19 Aug 2014 16:55:38 PDT
PiStation - A Raspberry Pi Emulation Console http://www.instructables.com/id/PiStation-A-Raspberry-Pi-Emulation-Console/
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 17:31:58 PDT
Tweeting Bird Feeder http://www.instructables.com/id/Tweeting-Bird-Feeder/
Tweeting Bird Feeder - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3VM6/HZSTCSIP/FGK3VM6HZSTCSIP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3VM6/HZSTCSIP/FGK3VM6HZSTCSIP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGK/3VM6/HZSTCSIP/FGK3VM6HZSTCSIP.SMALL.jpg Reimey This Summer my 5 year old son and I wanted to work on a project that would be fun, educational, and related to nature. While enjoying a beautiful Colorado summer evening on Grandpa and Grandma's deck watching all of the hummingbirds fight over 6 spots on their hummingbird feeder, it came to us. Let...
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Sun, 7 Sep 2014 16:55:18 PDT
Raspberry Pi Arcade Table http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Arcade-Table/
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Wed, 3 Sep 2014 12:53:12 PDT
Getting Stock Prices on Raspberry Pi (using Python) http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Stock-Prices-on-Raspberry-Pi-Python/
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By: scottkildall

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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:32:06 PDT
Raspberry Pi - SMS Garage Door Butler http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-SMS-Garage-Door-Butler/
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Mon, 25 Aug 2014 09:42:11 PDT
Raspberry Pi B+ Case, Quick and Cheap http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-B-Case-Quick-and-Cheap/
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Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:43:21 PDT
Fofoque-me: Vox Populi -- a motorized public opinion system http://www.instructables.com/id/Fofoque-me-Vox-Populi-a-motorized-public-opinion-s/
Fofoque-me: Vox Populi -- a motorized public opinion system - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/SFQ2/HXCCNHFY/F5ZSFQ2HXCCNHFY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/SFQ2/HXCCNHFY/F5ZSFQ2HXCCNHFY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5Z/SFQ2/HXCCNHFY/F5ZSFQ2HXCCNHFY.SMALL.jpg thiagohersan Based on some previous work we’ve done with megaphones in public spaces, me and my associate, Radamés Ajna, were invited to participate in an exhibition called Multitude, curated by Lucas Bambozzi and Andrea Caruso Saturnino. The exhibition was based on the writings of Antonio Negri and Michael Hard...
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Tue, 8 Jul 2014 03:25:13 PDT
Pocket Sized Robot Arm #meArm V0.4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Pocket-Sized-Robot-Arm-meArm-V04/
Pocket Sized Robot Arm #meArm V0.4 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDW/WAYY/HY7394WX/FDWWAYYHY7394WX.SMALL.jpg phenoptix *** We're now running a Kickstarter for an Open Source Controller for the MeArm ****** Please check it out here. Thanks for all your support with the MeArm Project! ***The #meArm is a Pocket Sized Robot Arm. It's a project started in February 2014, which has had a fantastically fast journey to its p...
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Tue, 29 Jul 2014 14:39:39 PDT
Raspberry Pi in Rotary Phone http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-in-Rotary-Phone/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:14:17 PDT
Twin Raspberry Pi B+ Rack "Case" http://www.instructables.com/id/Twin-Raspberry-Pi-B-Rack-Case/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 23:12:15 PDT
RFID Sound Triggers with the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/RFID-Sound-Triggers-with-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:05:34 PDT
SelfiesBot — Twitterbot that takes Selfies using Rapsberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/SelfiesBot-Twitterbot-that-takes-Selfies-using-Rap/
SelfiesBot — Twitterbot that takes Selfies using Rapsberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMJ/8F3A/HXMKQST1/FMJ8F3AHXMKQST1.SMALL.jpg scottkildall SelfiesBot is a Twitterbot that takes...Selfies! The Twitter feed for @selfiesbot is here.SelfiesBot is a sculpture that uses a Raspberry Pi to take a photo, preview it and then post it to its Twitter account.This Instructable will give details of the software, electronics and physical construction ...
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Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:45:30 PDT
Raspberry Pi PirateBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-PirateBox/
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Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:12:57 PDT
iSPRESSO: Remote Controlled, Raspberry Pi Powered Espresso Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Things-RasPi-Espresso-Machine-iSPRESSO/
iSPRESSO: Remote Controlled, Raspberry Pi Powered Espresso Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR3/ZKBR/HWX499KS/FR3ZKBRHWX499KS.SMALL.jpg veggiebenz iSPRESSO is an appliance modification comprised of Raspberry Pi computer, solid state relays, temp sensor, buttons and a display, a custom Printed Circuit Board, and custom linux shell scripts and a good bit of python code. The instructions to build, including source code, is available on this site...
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Fri, 27 Jun 2014 05:55:52 PDT
Internet of Things Toilet Uploads Events to the Cloud (Raspberry PI) http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-of-Things-Toilet-Uploads-Events-to-the-Cl/
Internet of Things Toilet Uploads Events to the Cloud (Raspberry PI) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/FAHX/HWS3KL1A/FX9FAHXHWS3KL1A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/FAHX/HWS3KL1A/FX9FAHXHWS3KL1A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX9/FAHX/HWS3KL1A/FX9FAHXHWS3KL1A.SMALL.jpg e024576 Internet of Things Toilet uploads flush events and toilet paper roll change out events to Google Drive spreadsheet.How does it work? – An aquarium liquid level sensor float switch detects toilet tank level; flushing lowers the level closing the switch. A photo cell located in socket (blind hole) of ...
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Mon, 23 Jun 2014 19:44:44 PDT
New Email Notification Light http://www.instructables.com/id/New-Email-Notification-Light/
New Email Notification Light - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/OA0C/HVYPZ0XP/FZYOA0CHVYPZ0XP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/OA0C/HVYPZ0XP/FZYOA0CHVYPZ0XP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZY/OA0C/HVYPZ0XP/FZYOA0CHVYPZ0XP.SMALL.jpg Aleator777 In this Instructable we will build a fun desk gadget to alert you when a new email arrives in your inbox. Materials Materials: Raspberry Pi (RadioShack #277-196) protoboard (RadioShack #276-168) (5x) 220 ohm resistor (RadioShack #271-1111) (5x) white LEDs (RadioShack #276-017) n-channel...
By: Aleator777

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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 08:19:54 PDT