Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - popular http://www.instructables.com Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:01:26 PDT BLOX v1.01 An Illustrated Introduction to the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/An-Illustrated-Introduction-to-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Mon, 29 Jun 2015 14:50:12 PDT
Connect Remotely to the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Connecting-remotely-to-the-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sat, 27 Jun 2015 14:06:25 PDT
Raspberry Pi Prototyping Kit http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Prototyping-Kit/
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Fri, 26 Jun 2015 11:39:45 PDT
Adding Webmin to manage a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Adding-Webmin-to-manage-a-Raspberry-Pi/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 20:06:14 PDT
1979 Bang & Olufsen Raspberry Pi Internet Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/1979-Bang-Olufsen-Raspberry-Pi-Internet-Radio/
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Wed, 24 Jun 2015 13:23:10 PDT
Stream games to your Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Stream-games-to-your-Raspberry-Pi-2/
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Thu, 18 Jun 2015 17:39:57 PDT
Ember (Interactive Virtual Campfire) http://www.instructables.com/id/Ember-Interactive-Virtual-Campfire/
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Wed, 17 Jun 2015 06:31:31 PDT
Boot the Raspberry Pi from USB http://www.instructables.com/id/Boot-the-Raspberry-Pi-from-USB/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 18:32:11 PDT
Runnerpi: a wifi-streaming POV camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Runnerpi-a-wifi-streaming-POV-camera/
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Sat, 6 Jun 2015 08:09:13 PDT
Pi SNES http://www.instructables.com/id/Pi-SNES/
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Thu, 4 Jun 2015 12:37:15 PDT
Raspberry Pi Bluetooth+Airplay Audio Receiver combo http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-BluetoothAirplay-Audio-Receiver-combo/
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Wed, 3 Jun 2015 13:46:01 PDT
Home Automation using Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Domoticz, MySensors. http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Automation-4-5-6/
Home Automation using Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Domoticz, MySensors. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/8KAH/IAEJO56U/F0T8KAHIAEJO56U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/8KAH/IAEJO56U/F0T8KAHIAEJO56U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F0T/8KAH/IAEJO56U/F0T8KAHIAEJO56U.SMALL.jpg sureshmali Hi Fellow makers,This is my first Instructable on Home Automation. The idea is to build a controller and wireless nodes to control and monitor.After a lot of hit and trial with many different controllers like OpenHab, DomotiGa, Ago Control, finally I decided to go with Domoticz as Controller and MyS...
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Mon, 1 Jun 2015 17:27:39 PDT
PiHub http://www.instructables.com/id/PiHub/
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Fri, 29 May 2015 06:58:37 PDT
How to connect a Raspberry Pi to a Wi-Fi network http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-connect-a-Raspberry-Pi-to-a-Wi-Fi-network/
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Sat, 23 May 2015 14:09:29 PDT
Simple Raspberry Pi Shutdown Button http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Raspberry-Pi-Shutdown-Button/
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Sun, 24 May 2015 08:08:45 PDT
Aeroponics with Raspberry Pi and humidity sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Aeroponics/
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:29:23 PDT
Raspberry Pi and Arduino: Building Reliable Systems with WatchDog Timers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-and-Arduino-Building-Reliable-Systems/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 09:02:27 PDT
Python Programming: Part 1 - Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Python-Programming-Part-1-Basics/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 00:07:09 PDT
Use RPi, Azure, and Cortana to Automate your Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-RPi-Azure-and-Cortana-to-Automate-your-Home/
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Mon, 18 May 2015 03:44:00 PDT
Getting started with Raspberry PI http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-Raspberry-PI-2/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 20:10:24 PDT
Raspberry Pi moving timelapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-moving-timelapse/
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Fri, 15 May 2015 13:45:24 PDT
Raspberry Pi Android App communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Android-App-communication/
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Wed, 13 May 2015 08:15:51 PDT
Create Your Own Solar Powered Raspberry Pi Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-Your-Own-Solar-Powered-Raspberry-Pi-Weather/
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Mon, 11 May 2015 20:17:30 PDT
Raspberry Pi Playstation Mod http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Playstation-Mod/
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Tue, 12 May 2015 02:38:50 PDT
Home media center using raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-media-center-using-raspberry-pi/
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Sat, 9 May 2015 22:30:34 PDT
Playstation Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Playstation-Pi/
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Fri, 8 May 2015 05:36:20 PDT
Rasperberry PiPhone Silver Edition http://www.instructables.com/id/Rasperberry-PiPhone-Silver-Edition/
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Wed, 6 May 2015 23:02:56 PDT
Raspberry pi "Power" case http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Power-case/
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 06:22:33 PDT
Create a video player with Dolby Digital/DTS output http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-video-player-with-Dolby-DigitalDTS-output/
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:36:53 PDT
Host Your Own Wordpress Site on a Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/Host-Your-Own-Wordpress-Site-on-a-Raspberry-Pi-2/
Host Your Own Wordpress Site on a Raspberry Pi 2 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/MITX/I8CW1LLM/FS1MITXI8CW1LLM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/MITX/I8CW1LLM/FS1MITXI8CW1LLM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FS1/MITX/I8CW1LLM/FS1MITXI8CW1LLM.SMALL.jpg dbrad5683 So you just got a brand new Raspberry Pi 2 and you want to do something cool with it. Why not make a server and host your own website? There are plenty of guides out there to help you get a server up and running on an RPi but most of them are aimed at people who know what they're doing. That's why I...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 16:27:45 PDT
3D Printed Modular Support (Case) for Arduino and Raspberry Pi - CustoBlocks http://www.instructables.com/id/3D-Printed-Modular-Support-Case-for-Arduino-and-Ra/
3D Printed Modular Support (Case) for Arduino and Raspberry Pi - CustoBlocks - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMS/HGT1/I8VGOFJS/FMSHGT1I8VGOFJS.SMALL.jpg zygmuntw When building electronic projects it is important to protect components against moving. This way they cannot slide and touch each other causing a short circuit or even damage.I have seen many cases, some dishes and other housings but what if our project consists more than one breadboard or more elec...
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Fri, 24 Apr 2015 16:15:40 PDT
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Music-Fingers/
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:48:02 PDT
Raspberry Pi Arcade Game High Score DIsplay for Multiple Locations http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Arcade-Game-High-Score-DIsplay-for-Mu/
Raspberry Pi Arcade Game High Score DIsplay for Multiple Locations - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U9Z9/I8BGKONZ/FCZU9Z9I8BGKONZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U9Z9/I8BGKONZ/FCZU9Z9I8BGKONZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCZ/U9Z9/I8BGKONZ/FCZU9Z9I8BGKONZ.SMALL.jpg stevemoseley This Instructable will show you how to use a Raspberry Pi board with an existing computer monitor to create an arcade game high score display for your home or office. You and your family or your co-workers can keep an eye on the latest high scores and get into a little trash talkin'. Since the dis...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:16:00 PDT
Building a 3D Printed Pan Tilt Case for a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Building-a-3D-Printed-Pan-Tilt-Case-for-a-Raspberr/
Building a 3D Printed Pan Tilt Case for a Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPH/ZH1J/I8PQV6VM/FPHZH1JI8PQV6VM.SMALL.jpg WisarUK This instructable describes the building of a case for a Raspberry Pi that incorporates a pan-tilt assembly for the Pi Camera.My goal was to design a 3D printable case that would neatly encompass the Raspberry Pi while also providing space for converting a single power source (12V) into two regulate...
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Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:24:11 PDT
iBeacon Entry System with the Raspberry Pi and Azure http://www.instructables.com/id/iBeacon-Entry-System-with-the-Raspberry-Pi-and-Azu/
iBeacon Entry System with the Raspberry Pi and Azure - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/WJLO/I8G5W1EH/FF8WJLOI8G5W1EH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/WJLO/I8G5W1EH/FF8WJLOI8G5W1EH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FF8/WJLO/I8G5W1EH/FF8WJLOI8G5W1EH.SMALL.jpg flyinactor91 In late March I went to a hackathon at Universal Studios. We created a system where guests could bypass the queue line by completing a series of tasks that would lead them around the land the ride is in where the average completion time was 66% of the current ride wait time. This system pulls people...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 00:26:08 PDT
Raspberry Portable Pi Laptop http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Portable-Pi-Laptop/
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Thu, 9 Apr 2015 09:09:21 PDT
Raspberry Pi 2 Media Center: Kodi on XBian http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-2-Media-Center-Kodi-on-XBian/
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:39:43 PDT
Raspberry Pirate Radio http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pirate-Radio/
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Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:11:47 PST
Motion Detection Alarm System http://www.instructables.com/id/Motion-Detection-Alarm-System/
Motion Detection Alarm System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/PY54/I8FQQ9GV/FBEPY54I8FQQ9GV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/PY54/I8FQQ9GV/FBEPY54I8FQQ9GV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBE/PY54/I8FQQ9GV/FBEPY54I8FQQ9GV.SMALL.jpg nivenenna A basic USB camera can be used to detect motion in a room. In the following steps we will show you how you can use Reactive Blocks to program a ready to run Java application that sends SMS when motion is detected. With Reative Blocks you make Java SE applications so the alarm application can be dep...
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Mon, 13 Apr 2015 04:14:47 PDT
Installing RetroPie/EmulationStation onto Raspberry Pi 2 Model B+ (Playstation 1 Emulator Included!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Installing-RetroPieEmulationStation-onto-Raspberry/
Installing RetroPie/EmulationStation onto Raspberry Pi 2 Model B+ (Playstation 1 Emulator Included!) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/W2TG/I8BGHL9X/F7MW2TGI8BGHL9X.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/W2TG/I8BGHL9X/F7MW2TGI8BGHL9X.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7M/W2TG/I8BGHL9X/F7MW2TGI8BGHL9X.SMALL.jpg honsontran GoalInstalling RetroPie through Raspberry Pi's OS (Raspbian) and also enabling Playstation 1 Emulator in RetroPie. I'll also teach you how to write images on your Mac or Windows PC as well (no worries :D).This tutorial is for Raspberry Pi 2 B+ Models. Any Raspberry Pi before this is a lot easier to ...
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:50:10 PDT
Make a secret IR-camera security raspberry pi unit http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-secret-IR-camera-security-raspberry-pi-unit/
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Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:35:40 PDT
LaserOscope http://www.instructables.com/id/LaserOscope/
LaserOscope - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F22/JXCF/I88LKPBR/F22JXCFI88LKPBR.SMALL.jpg KRA5H Build a laser oscilloscope using Lego, littleBits, Erector set, and the Kano Computer. In honor of The International Year of Light I’ll demonstrate how use the Kano computer to drive a littleBits motor with an optical coupler, or optocoupler. An optocoupler, according to Wikipedia, "is a component t...
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Wed, 8 Apr 2015 11:42:54 PDT
Complete DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station with Software http://www.instructables.com/id/Complete-DIY-Raspberry-Pi-Weather-Station-with-Sof/
Complete DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station with Software - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHM/TBFC/I85QUGR1/FHMTBFCI85QUGR1.SMALL.jpg kkingsbury Back in late February I saw this post on the Raspberry Pi site. http://www.raspberrypi.org/school-weather-station-...They had created Raspberry Pi Weather Stations for Schools. I totally wanted one! But at that time (and I believe still as of writing this) they are not publicly available (you need t...
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 19:44:19 PDT
OBD-Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/OBD-Pi/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 16:55:36 PDT
Raspberry Pi Case Fan http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Case-Fan/
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Mon, 6 Apr 2015 12:17:22 PDT
Ultimate Frisbee Launcher http://www.instructables.com/id/Ultimate-Frisbee-Launcher/
Ultimate Frisbee Launcher - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/L1KS/I84H0OHR/F7UL1KSI84H0OHR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/L1KS/I84H0OHR/F7UL1KSI84H0OHR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7U/L1KS/I84H0OHR/F7UL1KSI84H0OHR.SMALL.jpg TECN This is a full in depth tutorial on how to make a completely open source programmable Frisbee thrower. If you want a more "beautiful" version of the tutorial check out tecnoa.ninja. The features of the machine are as listed below.FEATURES: Utilizes a preprogrammed Raspberry Pi or Arduino to contr...
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Sun, 5 Apr 2015 13:57:56 PDT
Home Security Email Alert System using Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-Security-Email-Alert-System-using-Raspberry-P/
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Sat, 4 Apr 2015 06:06:32 PDT
Build Your Own Smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-Your-Own-Smartphone/
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Fri, 3 Apr 2015 07:35:16 PDT
Wooden pifi http://www.instructables.com/id/Wooden-pifi/
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Sun, 29 Mar 2015 05:02:13 PDT
Raspberry Pi Solar Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Solar-Weather-Station/
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Sat, 28 Mar 2015 17:08:11 PDT