Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - popular http://www.instructables.com Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:00:50 PST BLOX v1.01 Raspberry remote control with Telegram http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-remote-control-with-Telegram/
Raspberry remote control with Telegram - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/425N/I4ORKQ5Z/FN0425NI4ORKQ5Z.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/425N/I4ORKQ5Z/FN0425NI4ORKQ5Z.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/425N/I4ORKQ5Z/FN0425NI4ORKQ5Z.SMALL.jpg emmeshop Telegram is a very versatile instant messaging software that can be used with the same phone number on different devices simultaneously. In this tutorial we saw how to install it, and we tried to send text and media messages. We have also seen that it is possible to set the Raspberry to send mes...
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Thu, 8 Jan 2015 23:43:13 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
Raspberry Pi B & B+ boot SD card for PROTA OS (HTML5 UI) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-B-B-boot-SD-card-for-PROTA-OS-HTML5-U/
Raspberry Pi B & B+ boot SD card for PROTA OS (HTML5 UI) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/UYUB/I55MS6RK/FDFUYUBI55MS6RK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/UYUB/I55MS6RK/FDFUYUBI55MS6RK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDF/UYUB/I55MS6RK/FDFUYUBI55MS6RK.SMALL.jpg kidofone Follow this instructable to get your PROTA OS up and running on your Raspberry Pi without pulling too much hair.NOTE for your understandingPROTA OS is an alternative, headless-oriented OS for Raspberry Pi for people like me who seek I-just-want-to-plug-and-use. Burning the image, I’d say, is the lea...
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Wed, 21 Jan 2015 01:06:37 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
Arduino Infrared Remote tutorial http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Infrared-Remote-tutorial/
Arduino Infrared Remote tutorial - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/FNHO/HNM4GREN/FESFNHOHNM4GREN.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/FNHO/HNM4GREN/FESFNHOHNM4GREN.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FES/FNHO/HNM4GREN/FESFNHOHNM4GREN.SMALL.jpg astrodan3 It is really easy to control an Arduino using an infrared remote. There is one particular remote that is available from multiple sources and is really quite cheap, they look and operate in a very similar way. NEOMART Raspberry Pi HX1838 Infrared Remote Control Ir Receiver Module DIY Kit.  Amazon Ko...
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Tue, 5 Nov 2013 09:00:09 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
Piulator Portable Game System via Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Piulator-Portable-Game-System-via-Raspberry-Pi/
Piulator Portable Game System via Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/MS7C/I48C8KON/FX7MS7CI48C8KON.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/MS7C/I48C8KON/FX7MS7CI48C8KON.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX7/MS7C/I48C8KON/FX7MS7CI48C8KON.SMALL.jpg rfrazelle This project was a lot of fun to put together. I was looking for a good Christmas present for my nephew, and decided that a Raspberry Pi influenced project would be cool. He likes gaming and computers, so this made sense. I made an identical version for my other nephews that is stuck in a Raspber...
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Sun, 28 Dec 2014 14:06:17 PST
Raspberry Pi B+ boot from SD Card http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-B-boot-from-SD-Card/
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Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:13:09 PDT
Stand alone video surveillance system with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Stand-alone-video-surveillance-system-with-Raspber/
Stand alone video surveillance system with Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/NH3Y/I3N2DWHV/FHENH3YI3N2DWHV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/NH3Y/I3N2DWHV/FHENH3YI3N2DWHV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHE/NH3Y/I3N2DWHV/FHENH3YI3N2DWHV.SMALL.jpg emmeshop This tutorial describes how to build a stand alone video surveillance system based on Raspberry Pi. We will use a Raspberry Pi Camera that continuously record the video on a usb flash drive. This creates video files of 15 minutes continuously. Periodically, the oldest files are deleted to free space...
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Sun, 14 Dec 2014 01:39:18 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
Add WiFi to your 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-WiFi-to-your-3D-Printer/
Add WiFi to your 3D Printer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/E08V/I2RUJENU/F1TE08VI2RUJENU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/E08V/I2RUJENU/F1TE08VI2RUJENU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F1T/E08V/I2RUJENU/F1TE08VI2RUJENU.SMALL.jpg smithallen_studio 3D Printers have come a long way in the last 2 years. It used to be the norm to be tethered to your printer and dedicate a whole computer to running your print jobs or even worse use SD cards to sneaker-net your printers.When we are creating our large scale installations we need our printers to run...
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:33:04 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
Home Automation Raspberry and Phidgets part 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-Raspberry-and-Phidgets-part-2/
Home Automation Raspberry and Phidgets part 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/1W0N/I2HGVGHL/FBP1W0NI2HGVGHL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/1W0N/I2HGVGHL/FBP1W0NI2HGVGHL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBP/1W0N/I2HGVGHL/FBP1W0NI2HGVGHL.SMALL.jpg emmeshop In the previous tutorial we saw how you can drive the digital outputs of the Phidgets 1018 remotely, in this tutorial instead we will check the status of the digital inputs, which can be connected to magnetic contacts, push buttons, switches, etc.You need:a Raspberry Pi B or B+, with installed Web...
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 06:34:58 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
Raspberry Pi - Motion Sensing Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Motion-Sensing-Camera/
Raspberry Pi - Motion Sensing Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/7ZNL/HVDU26PQ/F5K7ZNLHVDU26PQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/7ZNL/HVDU26PQ/F5K7ZNLHVDU26PQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/7ZNL/HVDU26PQ/F5K7ZNLHVDU26PQ.SMALL.jpg misperry In this video we will be looking at how to create a motion activated camera using the raspberry pi and camera module.I will be using the latest raspbian image. I will also be using C code to program and you can watch my video listed below on how to install the packages for control of the GPIO for C...
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Mon, 19 May 2014 08:34:08 PDT
Lunch Box Computer with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunch-Box-Computer-with-Raspberry-Pi/
Lunch Box Computer with Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/6XIT/I2AQYPW4/F866XITI2AQYPW4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/6XIT/I2AQYPW4/F866XITI2AQYPW4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F86/6XIT/I2AQYPW4/F866XITI2AQYPW4.SMALL.jpg D10D3 This is a quick and easy project to build a portable Raspberry Pi computer that fits right in a lunch box. It's a good first Pi project since it requires no coding, soldering or tooling of any kind. All you have to do it acquire the parts, plug everything in and secure it in the lunch box.The Raspbe...
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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/
Raspberry Pi Christmas Tree Light Show - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/AELA/I283RNA6/FEUAELAI283RNA6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/AELA/I283RNA6/FEUAELAI283RNA6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEU/AELA/I283RNA6/FEUAELAI283RNA6.SMALL.jpg Osprey22 This project involves using a Raspberry Pi to drive 8 AC outlets which are connected to Christmas Tree light sets. The AC lights are simple one color strands of lights, but to give a more dynamic range to the light show there is also a 25 programmable RGB LED star. One of the benefits of usi...
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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/
Space-Saving Monitor Stand - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/03CL/I21R7CED/FJO03CLI21R7CED.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/03CL/I21R7CED/FJO03CLI21R7CED.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJO/03CL/I21R7CED/FJO03CLI21R7CED.SMALL.jpg 10DotMatrix All Raspberry Pi users understand the struggle of organizing the Pi's necessary peripherals (keyboard, external monitor, mouse, etc). I certainly do. Here at Instructables my entire desk space is filled with laptops and external monitors. Even if I manage to keep my desk tidy (a grand feat in and of...
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 19:49:21 PST
Build a Portable Linux or Android Device to be Proud of! http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-Portable-Linux-or-Android-Device-to-be-Pro/
Build a Portable Linux or Android Device to be Proud of! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/FY7V/I21R85WY/FBKFY7VI21R85WY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/FY7V/I21R85WY/FBKFY7VI21R85WY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBK/FY7V/I21R85WY/FBKFY7VI21R85WY.SMALL.jpg asperw Hello!I have a few things to mention before we begin:This is not a finished Instructable. I have been working as consistently on this project as a full-time high school student can since I found out about this contest, but sadly I'm just a few days short.It would've pained me to let this go after I ...
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:27:11 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/
Jabberry the PiHutt - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/U6RP/I1YU752D/FGVU6RPI1YU752D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/U6RP/I1YU752D/FGVU6RPI1YU752D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGV/U6RP/I1YU752D/FGVU6RPI1YU752D.SMALL.jpg jedii72 Lots of people place their Raspberry Pis in different containers for projects. Most are very simple; Just a box with the proper holes for cables. A few are more elaborate. I'm all for making sure your enclosure is functional and sometimes a box is all you can do and still accomplish your task, suc...
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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/
Micro Raspberry-Pi arcade cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/GM30/I1XEVB22/F4AGM30I1XEVB22.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/GM30/I1XEVB22/F4AGM30I1XEVB22.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4A/GM30/I1XEVB22/F4AGM30I1XEVB22.SMALL.jpg diygizmo Fully functional micro arcade machine using a Raspberry Pi model B or B+.I always wanted a tiny arcade machine for my desk, I decided to build it as small as possible. It may look simple from the outside but a lot of engineering went into building it. After months of development and 8 printed protot...
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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
Sugru Raspberry Pi corners http://www.instructables.com/id/Sugru-Raspberry-Pi-corners/
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Sun, 14 Sep 2014 10:42:01 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/
PiStation - A Raspberry Pi Emulation Console - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/PRCB/HZS8XIHP/FNTPRCBHZS8XIHP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/PRCB/HZS8XIHP/FNTPRCBHZS8XIHP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FNT/PRCB/HZS8XIHP/FNTPRCBHZS8XIHP.SMALL.jpg scott! I'm moving and will no longer have room for all my classic systems like my NES, SNES, Genesis, etc, so the first thing I think is that I can just play the games on emulators on my PC. But still, I love the experience of sitting back on the couch and playing with a controller, so where's the happy m...
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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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By: AkiraFist

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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
PIvena Assembly Instructions http://www.instructables.com/id/PIvena-Assembly-Instructions/
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Tue, 12 Aug 2014 16:12:52 PDT
PiPoE - powering a Raspberry Pi over Ethernet http://www.instructables.com/id/PiPoE-powering-a-Raspberry-Pi-over-Ethernet/
PiPoE - powering a Raspberry Pi over Ethernet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/F7S8/HYS105CI/F69F7S8HYS105CI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/F7S8/HYS105CI/F69F7S8HYS105CI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F69/F7S8/HYS105CI/F69F7S8HYS105CI.SMALL.jpg TheSpodShed This project enables a Raspberry Pi, Beaglebone, or other small computer to be powered over an Ethernet cable. This very handy if you have a Pi somewhere where getting mains power to it is difficult, or if you want to run several devices from one central UPS.It's cheap and quite simple to put togeth...
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Wed, 13 Aug 2014 00:02:08 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
Raspberry Pi: Airplay Reciever http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Airplay-Reciever/
Raspberry Pi: Airplay Reciever - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/XULQ/HYLDNVTM/FHFXULQHYLDNVTM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/XULQ/HYLDNVTM/FHFXULQHYLDNVTM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHF/XULQ/HYLDNVTM/FHFXULQHYLDNVTM.SMALL.jpg TheEpicHunter Today I am going to show you how to setup your Raspberry P (Model B or A (With Ethernet adapter) as an Airplay receiver. It is very simple to do and will not take much time at all. Materials (Sorry for the bad picture quality, it gets better) To get the receiver set up, you will need these materi...
By: TheEpicHunter

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Sat, 9 Aug 2014 03:46:20 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 remote webcam http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-remote-webcam/
Raspberry Pi remote webcam - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KS4D/HQEA3WKY/FLPKS4DHQEA3WKY.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KS4D/HQEA3WKY/FLPKS4DHQEA3WKY.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLP/KS4D/HQEA3WKY/FLPKS4DHQEA3WKY.SMALL.jpg sat481 This will allow you to create a remote webcam for your Raspberry Pi so that you can view it from any computer on the local network. For this instructable you will need: • Raspberry Pi with an Whezzy Raspbian installed and internet connection established • Webcam (I use PS3 Eye Camera, but it will w...
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Tue, 14 Jan 2014 10:06:14 PST
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
Turn a keyboard into a Raspberry Pi case for around $20 or less. http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-a-keyboard-into-a-Raspberry-Pi-case-for-aroun/
Turn a keyboard into a Raspberry Pi case for around $20 or less. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/SB2W/HAUNNJJR/FCWSB2WHAUNNJJR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/SB2W/HAUNNJJR/FCWSB2WHAUNNJJR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/SB2W/HAUNNJJR/FCWSB2WHAUNNJJR.SMALL.jpg crkrjak2001 My first published instructable. I wanted to have a cover for my RPi, but didn't want to spend a lot to get one. I remember seeing one online and thought I could do something like this: http://www.howtogeek.com/121814/turning-a-keyboard-into-a-computer-with-raspberry-pi/  on the cheap. Sure, mine di...
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Mon, 31 Dec 2012 09:20:27 PST
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/
RFID Sound Triggers with the Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/3G8S/HXMKU8TZ/FJC3G8SHXMKU8TZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/3G8S/HXMKU8TZ/FJC3G8SHXMKU8TZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJC/3G8S/HXMKU8TZ/FJC3G8SHXMKU8TZ.SMALL.jpg andy-makernow During the two day 'hackathon' style workshop at Makernow last week, part of the All Makers Now conference, I helped one of the groups realise their project that involved triggering sound samples when symbolic items were placed into the centre of the piece. Due to the timescale, we had to use compon...
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Wed, 16 Jul 2014 08:05:34 PDT