Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - featured http://www.instructables.com Sat, 19 Apr 2014 00:04:32 PDT BLOX v1.01 Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector http://www.instructables.com/id/iTorch-raspberry-pi-flashlight-projector/
Augment Your Reality With The iTorch raspberry pi flashlight projector - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F52/K12J/HTZY4C3F/F52K12JHTZY4C3F.SMALL.jpg MrTravisHiggins   Post by ITorch Media Sharing. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=292394047593097 iTorch Media Sharing Created By: Travis Higgins This Instructable is for a prototype homemade projector that can be illuminated by any decent LED flashlight/floodlight. This is my first published inst...
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Mon, 14 Apr 2014 18:19:17 PDT
Mounting a USB Thumb Drive with the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Mounting-a-USB-Thumb-Drive-with-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:05:19 PDT
Flexible Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Keyboard/
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:22:09 PDT
Ultimate Raspberry Pi Configuration Guide http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Raspberry-Pi-Configuration-Guide/
Ultimate Raspberry Pi Configuration Guide - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/71GK/HSRS4XBV/FKI71GKHSRS4XBV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/71GK/HSRS4XBV/FKI71GKHSRS4XBV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKI/71GK/HSRS4XBV/FKI71GKHSRS4XBV.SMALL.jpg scottkildall The Raspberry Pi is a great thing: it is real computer, it is cheap ($40), it can interface with electronics, talk to the web and has full HDMI support. However it runs on Linux, which I have a love-hate relationship with. I love the idea of Linux, but when I start messing around the command line a...
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Fri, 14 Mar 2014 12:05:42 PDT
Raspberry Pi photo booth controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-photo-booth-controller/
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Fri, 7 Mar 2014 10:25:08 PST
Lego + Sugru Panel Mount Connectors (with RetroPie case as example) http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Sugru-Panel-Mount-Connectors-with-RetroPie-ca/
Lego + Sugru Panel Mount Connectors (with RetroPie case as example) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/1N28/HSE93LL1/FZ81N28HSE93LL1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/1N28/HSE93LL1/FZ81N28HSE93LL1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZ8/1N28/HSE93LL1/FZ81N28HSE93LL1.SMALL.jpg Ben Finio Update 3/16/2014: thanks to everyone who voted for this project in the Game.Life 4 contest! The motivation for this project came when I combined my Raspberry Pi voice-controlled electrical outlets with a RetroPie. Due to the number of peripherals and cables involved (a powered USB hub, microphone, ...
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Wed, 5 Mar 2014 10:04:54 PST
Streaming Data Visualization : Plotly + Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Streaming-Data-Visualization-Plotly-Raspberry-Pi/
Streaming Data Visualization : Plotly + Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/5AL1/HS18FTPE/FJO5AL1HS18FTPE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/5AL1/HS18FTPE/FJO5AL1HS18FTPE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/5AL1/HS18FTPE/FJO5AL1HS18FTPE.SMALL.jpg plotlygraphs Time for some Raspberry Pi + Plot.ly Streaming fun! Recently we completed an Instructable for visualizing temperature and humidity data using an Arduino and Plot.ly, a free online collaborative graphing tool. Now it's time to extend that fun to all Raspberry Pi users! The Raspberry Pi is a f...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 06:39:34 PST
Raspberry PI Autobot Transformer (Non-Transformable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-Autobot-Transformer-Non-Transformable/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 20:53:41 PST
WeggUp - A sleeping cycle and light alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/WeggUp-A-sleeping-cycle-and-light-alarm-clocke/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 13:08:05 PST
The SnapPiCam | A Raspberry Pi Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/The-SnapPiCam-A-Raspberry-Pi-Camera/
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 10:26:23 PST
The Raspberry Pi Powered Joke Machine http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Raspberry-Pi-Powered-Joke-Machine/
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 12:56:26 PST
The Airhorn Celebration Project http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Airhorn-Project/
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 03:43:04 PST
Raspberry Pi as Hi-Fi player with RuneAudio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-as-Hi-Fi-player-with-RuneAudio/
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Wed, 22 Jan 2014 14:32:56 PST
Wireless Multi-Channel Voice-Controlled Electrical Outlets with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Multi-Channel-Voice-Controlled-Electrical/
Wireless Multi-Channel Voice-Controlled Electrical Outlets with Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/D5UH/HQ0T5G0N/FTAD5UHHQ0T5G0N.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/D5UH/HQ0T5G0N/FTAD5UHHQ0T5G0N.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTA/D5UH/HQ0T5G0N/FTAD5UHHQ0T5G0N.SMALL.jpg Ben Finio Update 2/11/2014: Thanks to everyone who voted for this project in the Raspberry Pi contest! This project is a combination of several difference resources: My single-outlet control project with Raspberry Pi and Python, originally inspired by user wilq44's Raspberry Pi GPIO home automation ...
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Mon, 30 Dec 2013 19:13:51 PST
Aqua Garduino Mini @hydroFishAqua82 http://www.instructables.com/id/Aqua-Garduino-Mini/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 09:51:20 PST
A Raspberry Pi or Mr. Clock-workers server http://www.instructables.com/id/A-Raspberry-Pi-or-Mr-Clock-workers-server/
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Sat, 14 Dec 2013 02:51:47 PST
Raspberry Pi Wall Mounted Google Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Wall-Mounted-Google-Calendar/
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Thu, 12 Dec 2013 20:50:21 PST
Wireless Christmas Light Timer with Raspberry Pi and Python http://www.instructables.com/id/Wireless-Christmas-Light-Timer-with-Raspberry-Pi-a/
Wireless Christmas Light Timer with Raspberry Pi and Python - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/XLYF/HOUG1OOS/FQTXLYFHOUG1OOS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/XLYF/HOUG1OOS/FQTXLYFHOUG1OOS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQT/XLYF/HOUG1OOS/FQTXLYFHOUG1OOS.SMALL.jpg Ben Finio Update 1/14/2014: Thanks to everyone who voted for this project in the Hardware Hacking Contest! Looking forward to my new maker pen. Update 12/31/2013: looking for a more advanced version of this project? Check out my new multi-channel voice-controlled version. We all know you could just go BUY a...
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 19:23:20 PST
PiMSO - A Raspberry Pi based Wi-Fi Oscilloscope http://www.instructables.com/id/PiMSO-A-Raspberry-Pi-based-Wi-Fi-Oscilloscope/
PiMSO - A Raspberry Pi based Wi-Fi Oscilloscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/VD6U/HOUG1F2Y/FTXVD6UHOUG1F2Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/VD6U/HOUG1F2Y/FTXVD6UHOUG1F2Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTX/VD6U/HOUG1F2Y/FTXVD6UHOUG1F2Y.SMALL.jpg tnkrmnz PiMSO, is a Raspberry Pi controlled 200 Msa/S mixed signal oscilloscope. Depending on your application, it can be configure to use the Midori browser on the Pi GUI or access remotely via the internet. Since the PiMSO GUI is web based, You can also control it from a browser on your tablet or smart ph...
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Fri, 6 Dec 2013 08:23:27 PST
Raspberry Pi Multi-Room Audio (Mobile/Tablet/PC Controlled) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Multi-Room-Audio-MobileTabletPC-Contr/
Raspberry Pi Multi-Room Audio (Mobile/Tablet/PC Controlled) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/RS8K/HO7XHABF/FBGRS8KHO7XHABF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/RS8K/HO7XHABF/FBGRS8KHO7XHABF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBG/RS8K/HO7XHABF/FBGRS8KHO7XHABF.SMALL.jpg Piney I have been lurking on Instructables for a few years but have never posted one myself. Now I have bought a home of my own it's time to undergo some projects and share them with the community. In my first project I'm going to show you how I setup multi-room audio that can be controlled by any device...
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Tue, 26 Nov 2013 14:46:59 PST
Piano Stairs with Arduino and Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Piano-Stairs-with-Arduino-and-Raspberry-Pi/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 12:15:55 PST
Simple timelapse camera using Raspberry Pi and a coffee tin http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-timelapse-camera-using-Raspberry-Pi-and-a-c/
Simple timelapse camera using Raspberry Pi and a coffee tin - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Q8X4/HO239AVQ/FR2Q8X4HO239AVQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Q8X4/HO239AVQ/FR2Q8X4HO239AVQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FR2/Q8X4/HO239AVQ/FR2Q8X4HO239AVQ.SMALL.jpg fotosyn Whilst developing BerryCam I thought it would be pretty cool to create a timelapse camera that could be left outdoors over a period of time, to capture a sequence of images that could be later joined together into a video clip. From the outset thoughts turned to housing everything in an ‘Illy’ coffe...
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 03:34:10 PST
Simple and intuitive web interface for your Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-and-intuitive-web-interface-for-your-Raspbe/
Simple and intuitive web interface for your Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPI/FL61/HN824TS4/FPIFL61HN824TS4.SMALL.jpg TheFreeElectron      The Raspberry Pi is an amazing 35 dollars mini-computer. It allows you to do everything you could do with a regular Linux computer (Connecting to the internet, watching videos, launching applications, ...) but also to interact with the world surrounding it, just like an Arduino. That's why I qu...
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Fri, 1 Nov 2013 10:49:34 PDT
Female headers for Raspberry Pi GPIO pins from IC sockets http://www.instructables.com/id/Female-headers-for-Raspberry-Pi-GPIO-pins-from-IC-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/QZ3J/HAQ39FSS/FO6QZ3JHAQ39FSS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/QZ3J/HAQ39FSS/FO6QZ3JHAQ39FSS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FO6/QZ3J/HAQ39FSS/FO6QZ3JHAQ39FSS.SMALL.jpg Anomalocaris So you have finally found some time to experiment with the GPIO pins of your Raspberry Pi, only to discover that you don't have the appropriate cable connector from the GPIO pins to your breadboard at your disposal. If you have an IC socket lying around then you can simply clip it apart for a row o...
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Tue, 25 Dec 2012 02:10:44 PST
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-Make-a-Raspberry-Pi-Media-Panel-fka-Digita/
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Media Panel (fka Digital Photo Frame) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLM/NH3P/HFBKA1NY/FLMNH3PHFBKA1NY.SMALL.jpg andyjagoe The goal of this project was to create a low cost Raspberry Pi Media Panel--a nice looking screen that could stand in the living room or attach to the refrigerator with the primary purpose of streaming personal photo and video content full time, but also be able to do some other cool things when nee...
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Wed, 10 Apr 2013 19:45:38 PDT
Ultimate Pi Home Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Pi-Based-Home-Server/
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Thu, 22 Aug 2013 15:56:18 PDT
The Raspberry Pi - Arduino Connection http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Raspberry-Pi-Arduino-Connection/
The Raspberry Pi - Arduino Connection - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/PYFM/HJGE6QI4/F41PYFMHJGE6QI4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/PYFM/HJGE6QI4/F41PYFMHJGE6QI4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F41/PYFM/HJGE6QI4/F41PYFMHJGE6QI4.SMALL.jpg thegrendel The Pi is a fine little computer board, though not nearly as good as the Arduino when it comes to I/O capabilities. The beautifully-engineered Gertboard is a plug-in add-on that neatly overcomes this deficiency by giving the Pi access to an ATMega328, but it's a very complex and expensive solution. ...
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Mon, 29 Jul 2013 13:57:12 PDT
The Point Shooter Cyborg Mouse http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Point-Shooter-Cyborg-Mouse/
The Point Shooter Cyborg Mouse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/P85P/HJKC6JHS/FW3P85PHJKC6JHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/P85P/HJKC6JHS/FW3P85PHJKC6JHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW3/P85P/HJKC6JHS/FW3P85PHJKC6JHS.SMALL.jpg zackfreedman Control cyborg technology and revolutionize your PowerPoint presentations - build a wearable mouse! So you converted some video glasses to a heads-up display glass. You built a wearable Raspberry Pi, pcDuino, or BeagleBone Black. Now, how do you control your cybernetic augmentations? You make a wea...
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 11:39:42 PDT
Oak Raspberry Pi case for under $10 http://www.instructables.com/id/Oak-Raspberry-Pi-case-for-under-10/
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Sat, 27 Jul 2013 21:04:03 PDT
The LittleBox | A Raspberry Pi PC http://www.instructables.com/id/The-LittleBox-Prototypes-A-Kickstarter-Project/
The LittleBox | A Raspberry Pi PC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/DEB3/HI3TRJZM/FAVDEB3HI3TRJZM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/DEB3/HI3TRJZM/FAVDEB3HI3TRJZM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAV/DEB3/HI3TRJZM/FAVDEB3HI3TRJZM.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny Over the last year and a half I have bought four Raspberry Pis. Each Pi has been the centre piece of four different projects. The first Pi navigates the FishPi Proof-Of-Concept Vehicle, the second manages the FishPi POCV Base-Staion, the third has been tightly packed into the worlds first Raspberry...
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Tue, 9 Jul 2013 03:07:44 PDT
Google Play Music Internet Radio (Raspberry Pi and Arduino) http://www.instructables.com/id/Google-Play-Music-Internet-Radio-Raspberry-Pi-and/
Google Play Music Internet Radio (Raspberry Pi and Arduino) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/RPX9/HI3TZ0X1/FMCRPX9HI3TZ0X1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/RPX9/HI3TZ0X1/FMCRPX9HI3TZ0X1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/RPX9/HI3TZ0X1/FMCRPX9HI3TZ0X1.SMALL.jpg DanNixon I was looking for a project to do with my Raspberry Pi and found this Instructable and thought I would have a go at something similar which worked with Google Play Music. I had a rough idea of what I wanted the final item to end up like and was able to get my dad interested in helping me with the de...
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Wed, 26 Jun 2013 09:31:19 PDT
Internet Laundry http://www.instructables.com/id/Internet-Laundry/
Internet Laundry - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/06FW/HHS9D514/FFF06FWHHS9D514.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/06FW/HHS9D514/FFF06FWHHS9D514.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFF/06FW/HHS9D514/FFF06FWHHS9D514.SMALL.jpg T3h_Muffinator In a world of increasingly intrusive technologies, one sector hasn't quite wiggled its way into our beloved hive-mind.  That sector, ladies and gentlemen, is laundry.   Where would we stand as humans in the 21st century without the ability to feverishly check the status of the things we hold closes...
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Mon, 17 Jun 2013 08:50:12 PDT
Raspberry media player casing http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-media-player-casing/
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Wed, 24 Apr 2013 01:05:22 PDT
Creating a Base-Station for Use With An Autonomous Vehicle. http://www.instructables.com/id/Creating-a-Base-Station-for-Use-With-An-Autonomous/
Creating a Base-Station for Use With An Autonomous Vehicle. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/Z7ZI/HEBMZMBX/FRAZ7ZIHEBMZMBX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/Z7ZI/HEBMZMBX/FRAZ7ZIHEBMZMBX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRA/Z7ZI/HEBMZMBX/FRAZ7ZIHEBMZMBX.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny This Base-Station was originally conceived as the control centre for FishPi's Proof-O-f-Concept Vehicle (POCV). I had in mind an aluminium flight case with a keyboard, mouse, LCD, and a USB Hub along with extensions for USB & Networking. The Base-Station would connect direcftly to the POCV via a 32-...
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Tue, 19 Mar 2013 09:36:42 PDT
Making an autonomous boat using a Raspberry Pi (WiP) http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-an-autonomous-boat-with-a-Raspberry-Pi-a-/
Making an autonomous boat using a Raspberry Pi (WiP) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HRBV/HEBN0GC3/FZKHRBVHEBN0GC3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HRBV/HEBN0GC3/FZKHRBVHEBN0GC3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/HRBV/HEBN0GC3/FZKHRBVHEBN0GC3.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny The wave of enthusiasm for the Raspberry Pi has driven many people to wonder at the possibilities, and marvel at it's simplicity. The credit card sized SBC is perfect for just about anything. Maybe even for crossing the Atlantic Ocean. FishPi is a project with the goal of doing just that and crossi...
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Thu, 31 Jan 2013 13:05:12 PST
Sonic Screwdriver TV-B-Gone Conversion http://www.instructables.com/id/Sonic-Screwdriver-TV-B-Gone-Conversion/
Sonic Screwdriver TV-B-Gone Conversion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F46/WW5A/HE7D30XH/F46WW5AHE7D30XH.SMALL.jpg furrysalamander So last month, I found out my friend's birthday was coming up, and I decided I had to get them something amazing.  She's a really big Doctor Who fan, and I had just finished watching all of the episodes currently on Netflix.  I was browsing around online looking for Doctor Who related presents, and ...
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Thu, 14 Mar 2013 20:36:41 PDT
Port a Raspberry Pi Project: http://www.instructables.com/id/Port-a-Raspberry-Pi-Project/
Port a Raspberry Pi Project: - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/W1OM/HDOW6I2S/F69W1OMHDOW6I2S.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/W1OM/HDOW6I2S/F69W1OMHDOW6I2S.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/W1OM/HDOW6I2S/F69W1OMHDOW6I2S.SMALL.jpg old_alex Raspberry PI Powered by AC,  Automobile Accessory or Rechargeable DC source The eventual result of this instructable is, a portable (self powered) raspberry pi system to run field experiments.  Part 1 Small inexpensive portable system that includes, Computer (RPI), Monitor with Audio speakers (...
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 13:05:14 PST
Modelling a Raspberry Pi case - from Cardboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Design-Modelling-your-own-Raspberry-Pi-case-out-/
Modelling a Raspberry Pi case - from Cardboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/10FD/HC3PR4YQ/FI310FDHC3PR4YQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/10FD/HC3PR4YQ/FI310FDHC3PR4YQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI3/10FD/HC3PR4YQ/FI310FDHC3PR4YQ.SMALL.jpg Hey Jude DESIGN MODELLING - WHY EVEN THE PROS DESIGN IN CARDBOARD? Hi – I’m Jude and I'm a Design Engineer. I've worked on a range of projects for a variety of companies in different countries - and in many cases we use pretty humble materials to make quick models to communicate and test ideas. Often in th...
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 10:58:43 PST
Autonomous, Cardboard, Rasberry Pi Controlled QuadCopter http://www.instructables.com/id/Autonomous-Cardboard-Rasberry-Pi-Controlled-Quad/
Autonomous, Cardboard, Rasberry Pi Controlled QuadCopter - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/OAKF/HAIK2LBR/F42OAKFHAIK2LBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/OAKF/HAIK2LBR/F42OAKFHAIK2LBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/OAKF/HAIK2LBR/F42OAKFHAIK2LBR.SMALL.jpg kayak0806 This is an autonomous cardboard quadcopter driven by a Raspberry Pi. It is capable of wireless communication as well as well as real time image processing via camera. This quadcopter was built by 4 sophomores at Olin College of engineering for a class called Principles of Engineering. For more info...
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Sun, 9 Dec 2012 22:24:33 PST
Pandora's Box - An Internet Radio player made with a Raspberry Pi! http://www.instructables.com/id/Pandoras-Box-An-Internet-Radio-player-made-with/
Pandora's Box - An Internet Radio player made with a Raspberry Pi! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/EDGP/HA4MBMQF/FGAEDGPHA4MBMQF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/EDGP/HA4MBMQF/FGAEDGPHA4MBMQF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/EDGP/HA4MBMQF/FGAEDGPHA4MBMQF.SMALL.jpg Ayy Plug in this internet radio player and listen to your favorite stations on Pandora Radio. Six pushbuttons control the music, while an LCD gives feedback on the song, artist, and other useful information. All of this is housed in a custom acrylic case with access to the Raspberry Pi's ports. Special...
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Mon, 10 Dec 2012 21:43:40 PST
Interactive Magic Mirror with Candy Dispenser http://www.instructables.com/id/Interactive-Magic-Mirror-with-Candy-Dispenser/
Interactive Magic Mirror with Candy Dispenser - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/SJG1/H91LG0H8/FMCSJG1H91LG0H8.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/SJG1/H91LG0H8/FMCSJG1H91LG0H8.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMC/SJG1/H91LG0H8/FMCSJG1H91LG0H8.SMALL.jpg noelportugal For Halloween 2012 I created an interactive Magic Mirror. The Magic Mirror has a sonar (PING)))) sensor that detects when kids are are close. Then the mirror says a few random phrases and automatically drops candy to the bucket. I repurposed my Automatic Candy Dispenser from two years ago. The PING)...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 18:34:50 PST
RaspberryPi Powered Wearable Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/RaspberryPi-Powered-Wearable-Computer/
RaspberryPi Powered Wearable Computer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/KRA5/H8RVBII7/F29KRA5H8RVBII7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/KRA5/H8RVBII7/F29KRA5H8RVBII7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F29/KRA5/H8RVBII7/F29KRA5H8RVBII7.SMALL.jpg meztek I have been interested in wearable computing for a while.  Until the RaspberryPi was released, there was no affordable and compact option for the computer part of a wearable computer.  My original setup used a laptop in a backpack, but that is a little too big to be practical.  I have seen a lot...
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 20:35:42 PDT
Voiceberry Pi! http://www.instructables.com/id/Voiceberry-Pi/
Voiceberry Pi! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/XDUO/H8RK8GWR/FD5XDUOH8RK8GWR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/XDUO/H8RK8GWR/FD5XDUOH8RK8GWR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FD5/XDUO/H8RK8GWR/FD5XDUOH8RK8GWR.SMALL.jpg mrmath This instructable is the final one in the series, leading up to the Voiceberry Pi! I work from home as a computer consultant.  I spend a good deal of time on conference calls, and needed a second line to handle these calls.  I explored my options, and decided to go with Magic Jack.  You know the ad...
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Sat, 27 Oct 2012 10:34:08 PDT
Driving an HD44780 Display using a Shift Register and a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Driving-an-HD44780-Display-using-a-Shift-Register-/
Driving an HD44780 Display using a Shift Register and a Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/JYIZ/H8NA3X3Y/FPKJYIZH8NA3X3Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/JYIZ/H8NA3X3Y/FPKJYIZH8NA3X3Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPK/JYIZ/H8NA3X3Y/FPKJYIZH8NA3X3Y.SMALL.jpg mrmath In my last instructable, I covered how to run a shift register using a Raspberry Pi, and kind of hinted that one thing you could do with it is run an HD44780 based display.  That's what this instructable will cover.  This instructable is also the third one in a series leading up to my long awaited a...
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Wed, 24 Oct 2012 18:30:22 PDT
LapPi - A Raspberry Pi Netbook http://www.instructables.com/id/LapPi-A-Raspberry-Pi-Netbook/
LapPi - A Raspberry Pi Netbook - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/P9DX/H8RVBCHF/FXNP9DXH8RVBCHF.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/P9DX/H8RVBCHF/FXNP9DXH8RVBCHF.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXN/P9DX/H8RVBCHF/FXNP9DXH8RVBCHF.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny The Raspberry Pi is a remarkable machine. Lightweight, powerful, and until now it was completely tethered to a wall socket. The LapPi is built to free the Pi! It's made from a mixture of spare parts, unallocated electronics, and scrapped components & cables I have built it in response to the Raspber...
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Sun, 28 Oct 2012 05:13:21 PDT
Raspberry Pi Challenge http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Challenge/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/CEWY/H82UEUOX/F42CEWYH82UEUOX.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/CEWY/H82UEUOX/F42CEWYH82UEUOX.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F42/CEWY/H82UEUOX/F42CEWYH82UEUOX.SMALL.jpg amandaghassaei Raspberry Pi Challenge: Make anything with a Raspberry Pi! The Raspberry Pi is a tiny, $35 computer released earlier this year that has already inspired some amazing DIY projects.  Among other things it features an Ethernet port, SD card reader, two USB ports, HDMI out, audio out, and even has dig...
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 10:48:53 PDT
Raspberry Pi Smart Target http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Smart-Target/
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Mon, 15 Oct 2012 10:16:09 PDT
Raspberry Pi as a DMX light controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-as-a-DMX-light-controller/
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Tue, 2 Oct 2012 12:21:38 PDT
Lego Raspberry Pi Case http://www.instructables.com/id/Lego-Raspberry-Pi-Case/
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Sat, 8 Sep 2012 17:33:12 PDT
Solar Powered Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Solar-Powered-Raspberry-Pi/
Solar Powered Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/Y4A9/H5R9ER13/FV9Y4A9H5R9ER13.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/Y4A9/H5R9ER13/FV9Y4A9H5R9ER13.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV9/Y4A9/H5R9ER13/FV9Y4A9H5R9ER13.SMALL.jpg hackitbuildit What i'm going to show you today is how to run your raspberry pi off the sun using solar power & Battery. What You need A raspberry pi A solar panel (with built in charger controller or a Solar Charging Regulator)   A car power socket A usb car power adapter A battery and some wire Co...
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Thu, 16 Aug 2012 10:32:03 PDT