Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi - popular http://www.instructables.com Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:39:36 PDT BLOX v1.01 Getting Stock Prices on Raspberry Pi (using Python) http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-Stock-Prices-on-Raspberry-Pi-Python/
Getting Stock Prices on Raspberry Pi (using Python) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/49XM/HZ9O5FQU/F6849XMHZ9O5FQU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/49XM/HZ9O5FQU/F6849XMHZ9O5FQU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F68/49XM/HZ9O5FQU/F6849XMHZ9O5FQU.SMALL.jpg scottkildall I'm working on some new projects involving getting stock price data from the web, which will be tracked and displayed via my Raspberry Pi. I wanted to share the setup on how to do this using Python.This short Instructable will show you how install a stock querying library to get (mostly) realtime st...
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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
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/
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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/
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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/
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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/
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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
Mailbox Sensor Email and Alarms http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-Mailbox-Sensor-Emails-and-Announces-Mail-D/
Mailbox Sensor Email and Alarms - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/KL2M/HXHRDLVH/FCRKL2MHXHRDLVH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/KL2M/HXHRDLVH/FCRKL2MHXHRDLVH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCR/KL2M/HXHRDLVH/FCRKL2MHXHRDLVH.SMALL.jpg electronichamsters This instructable will show you how to make a web-connected mailbox sensor. Besides emailing you when your mailbox is opened, it will also signal a Raspberry Pi sitting in your house to play an audio announcement. There is also a web-accessible Android/iPhone interface for you to check what time m...
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Sat, 12 Jul 2014 23:30:08 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...
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Tue, 3 Jun 2014 08:19:54 PDT
Make a Portable Computer Using a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-a-Portable-Computer-Using-a-Raspberry-Pi/
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Thu, 29 May 2014 19:40:56 PDT
Lunar Phase Clock http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunar-Phase-Clock/
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Fri, 30 May 2014 13:51:30 PDT
Playstation 2 controller with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Playstation-2-controller-with-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sun, 25 May 2014 22:21:24 PDT
Raspberry Pi Alamode CNC Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Alamode-CNC-Controller/
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Sat, 17 May 2014 15:36:19 PDT
Black Box Timelapse http://www.instructables.com/id/Black-Box-Timelapse/
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Thu, 22 May 2014 14:43:45 PDT
Wearable Cyberpunk Gesture Pad http://www.instructables.com/id/Wearable-Cyberpunk-Gesture-Pad/
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Sat, 10 May 2014 17:06:24 PDT
Mjolnir - The Portable Media Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Mjolnir-The-Portable-Media-Computer/
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Mon, 12 May 2014 10:26:25 PDT
Raspberry Pi: Python scripting the GPIO http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Python-scripting-the-GPIO/
Raspberry Pi: Python scripting the GPIO - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/Z97Q/HTJPAEOG/F6IZ97QHTJPAEOG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/Z97Q/HTJPAEOG/F6IZ97QHTJPAEOG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6I/Z97Q/HTJPAEOG/F6IZ97QHTJPAEOG.SMALL.jpg scottkildall The GPIO: General Purpose Input/Output lets you interface your Raspberry Pi with the outside world, making it a powerful interactive device for just $40-$50. This Instructable will show you how to install the GPIO package on your Raspberry Pi and how to wire up a simple push button circuit with an ...
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Thu, 3 Apr 2014 10:37:36 PDT
NASBOX314 : make a NAS with xbox360's case and raspberry pi. http://www.instructables.com/id/NASBOX314-use-a-XBOX360-case-for-a-NAS/
NASBOX314 : make a NAS with xbox360's case and raspberry pi. - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7L3P/HURHOK0D/FPM7L3PHURHOK0D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7L3P/HURHOK0D/FPM7L3PHURHOK0D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPM/7L3P/HURHOK0D/FPM7L3PHURHOK0D.SMALL.jpg syrus77 Hello from France,I hope you understand me well, mastery of the English language is not my greatest quality, if you see a several aberrations in my sentences, tell me by message and I will correct it.I want to share with you my NASBOX314 project.I'm using since a few months a lot of Raspberry Pi for...
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Sun, 4 May 2014 07:34:24 PDT
Raspberry and everything else in one box http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-and-everything-else-in-one-box/
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Fri, 2 May 2014 16:26:40 PDT
Raspberry Pi Twitterbot http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Twitterbot/
Raspberry Pi Twitterbot - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/6KVA/HUMSAOCQ/F4H6KVAHUMSAOCQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/6KVA/HUMSAOCQ/F4H6KVAHUMSAOCQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4H/6KVA/HUMSAOCQ/F4H6KVAHUMSAOCQ.SMALL.jpg scottkildall I've written many "how-to" guides for the Raspberry Pi in my quest to learn this platform. One of my art projects for 2014 has been Bot Collective — an ongoing project where I make Twitterbots that "live" on the Raspberry Pi and have physical bodies. I've defintely become familiar with how to make ...
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Thu, 1 May 2014 09:17:40 PDT
Plotly + Atlas Scientific: Graph Real-Time Dissolved Oxygen with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Plotly-Atlas-Scientific-Graph-Real-Time-Dissolved-/
Plotly + Atlas Scientific: Graph Real-Time Dissolved Oxygen with Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/2I8T/HUPHKJKW/FXC2I8THUPHKJKW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/2I8T/HUPHKJKW/FXC2I8THUPHKJKW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FXC/2I8T/HUPHKJKW/FXC2I8THUPHKJKW.SMALL.gif plotlygraphs Atlas Scientific makes an amazing suite of scientific grade environmental monitoring sensors that have a perfect synergy with the Plotly data visualization platform.This Instructable will show you how to hook up an Atlas Dissolved Oxygen sensor and a Raspberry Pi to Plotly's real-time graphing platf...
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Fri, 2 May 2014 09:29:06 PDT
Raspberry Pi: Launch Python script on startup http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Launch-Python-script-on-startup/
Raspberry Pi: Launch Python script on startup - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/QX50/HUKFQ0UQ/FGWQX50HUKFQ0UQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/QX50/HUKFQ0UQ/FGWQX50HUKFQ0UQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGW/QX50/HUKFQ0UQ/FGWQX50HUKFQ0UQ.SMALL.jpg scottkildall As I've been working on my own Pi projects, I've been discovering many little tricks and tips by scouring various websites and assembling information, testing and optimizing. So, here is another one of my "meat-and-potatoes" Raspberry Pi Instructables. This Instructable will show you how to setup ...
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Mon, 28 Apr 2014 22:43:49 PDT
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 UPDATE: May 3rd - Playing Minecraft on the newer iTorch :) UPDATE: NEW iTorch 3D printed version! && Finally uploaded some videos, hope you like them. :) Post by ITorch Media Sharing. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=292394047593097 iTorch Media Sharing Created By: T...
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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/
Mounting a USB Thumb Drive with the Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/68BV/HU1RPWTE/F2O68BVHU1RPWTE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/68BV/HU1RPWTE/F2O68BVHU1RPWTE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F2O/68BV/HU1RPWTE/F2O68BVHU1RPWTE.SMALL.jpg scottkildall This is another one of my "meat-and-potatoes" Raspberry Pi Instructables. What this Instructable will show you how to do is to configure your Raspberry Pi to recognize and automatically mount a USB thumb drive. This is especially useful for exchanging files, running backups and using your Pi as a m...
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Wed, 16 Apr 2014 08:05:19 PDT
Build your own "Ambilight" clone with the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-your-own-Ambilight-clone-with-the-Raspberry-/
Build your own "Ambilight" clone with the Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/RSMG/HTX6OFWQ/FQ9RSMGHTX6OFWQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/RSMG/HTX6OFWQ/FQ9RSMGHTX6OFWQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ9/RSMG/HTX6OFWQ/FQ9RSMGHTX6OFWQ.SMALL.jpg GreatScottLab I wanted to build an "Ambilight" clone for my TV ever since i bought the Raspberry Pi one year ago. After I finally managed to order the necessary special WS2801 LED strip, I started the build and everything went better than expected.This is a tutorial which I splitted in 3 parts for endurable vid...
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Sun, 13 Apr 2014 08:02:38 PDT
How to install the Raspberry Pi in a control cabinet http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-install-the-Raspberry-Pi-to-a-cap-rail/
How to install the Raspberry Pi in a control cabinet - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/ZGN3/HT9AXF2W/FCWZGN3HT9AXF2W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/ZGN3/HT9AXF2W/FCWZGN3HT9AXF2W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCW/ZGN3/HT9AXF2W/FCWZGN3HT9AXF2W.SMALL.jpg harty123 Now that you've finally got your hands on a Raspberry Pi® , you're probably itching to make some fun embedded computer projects with it. What you need is an add on prototyping plate and a DIN rail enclosure from us to bring your project to a control cabinet. We added some basic but essential goodi...
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Thu, 27 Mar 2014 12:56:58 PDT
Flexible Keyboard http://www.instructables.com/id/Flexible-Keyboard/
Flexible Keyboard - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/4FN8/HSVT9N6P/FEM4FN8HSVT9N6P.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/4FN8/HSVT9N6P/FEM4FN8HSVT9N6P.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEM/4FN8/HSVT9N6P/FEM4FN8HSVT9N6P.SMALL.jpg hitansh I made this flexible keyboard from a plastic and stiff keyboard. I made it to make my raspberry pi totally compact and portable. Requirement: Keyboard Screw Driver Letter Stickers Rubber Bands Nylon String Tape Open Up The Keyboard You need to open up the keyboard. ...
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Tue, 18 Mar 2014 09:22:09 PDT
GitPi: A Private Git Server on Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/GitPi-A-Private-Git-Server-on-Raspberry-Pi/
GitPi: A Private Git Server on Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/CMI2/HSVH0DQL/F4NCMI2HSVH0DQL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/CMI2/HSVH0DQL/F4NCMI2HSVH0DQL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F4N/CMI2/HSVH0DQL/F4NCMI2HSVH0DQL.SMALL.jpg scottkildall Git is usually used in synchronization with GitHub — the former is a source code management system and the latter is a website where you can share/contribute Git repositories with the larger internet community. For those wanting to get started with GitHub, I've written this Instructable: Introducti...
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Mon, 17 Mar 2014 09:46:09 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/
Raspberry Pi photo booth controller - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/4F1R/HSHQQ66G/FDQ4F1RHSHQQ66G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/4F1R/HSHQQ66G/FDQ4F1RHSHQQ66G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDQ/4F1R/HSHQQ66G/FDQ4F1RHSHQQ66G.SMALL.jpg safay Photo booths are fun! They can inspire goofiness in just about anyone. For my first project with the Raspberry Pi I built a photo booth for a party. This was a great project for learning to tinker with photography and electronics on the Pi. People were happy with the booth, and curious how it w...
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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
Recessed Wall Mount for Rasberry Pi Google Calendar http://www.instructables.com/id/Recessed-Wall-Mount-for-Rasberry-Pi-Google-Calenda/
Recessed Wall Mount for Rasberry Pi Google Calendar - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/L585/HSASL9FK/FI0L585HSASL9FK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/L585/HSASL9FK/FI0L585HSASL9FK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI0/L585/HSASL9FK/FI0L585HSASL9FK.SMALL.jpg chrischampion This 'able takes Piney's "Rasberry Pi Wall Mounted Google Calendar" and shows steps to mount the screen recessed in the wall. I found that any mount - even a low-profile mount - put the monitor too far out into the walking space. Since I wanted mine in a hallway area, I needed to recess it. Since I...
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Mon, 3 Mar 2014 06:24:01 PST
Real-time Graphing with the Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Streaming-Data-Visualization-Plotly-Raspberry-Pi/
Real-time Graphing with the 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 + Plotly 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 fa...
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Wed, 26 Feb 2014 06:39:34 PST
Vintage DAC for RaspberryPi audio http://www.instructables.com/id/Vintage-DAC-for-RaspberryPi-audio/
Vintage DAC for RaspberryPi audio - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XJI5/HQP84BPD/FUYXJI5HQP84BPD.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XJI5/HQP84BPD/FUYXJI5HQP84BPD.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUY/XJI5/HQP84BPD/FUYXJI5HQP84BPD.SMALL.jpg mariosis Idea... I was curios about some old school R2R DACs namely the BurrBrown PCM56P. They where used in the late 80's in some of the better CD players like SonyES222/DenonDCD1500/MaranzXY whatsoever. There is some discussion in certain forums about their more or less superior sound quality, compared to ...
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Fri, 7 Feb 2014 16:15:41 PST
Raspberry Pi "Google Glass" - simple and sleek http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Google-Glass-simple-and-sleek/
Raspberry Pi "Google Glass" - simple and sleek - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/40VA/HR4SVKVC/FTP40VAHR4SVKVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/40VA/HR4SVKVC/FTP40VAHR4SVKVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTP/40VA/HR4SVKVC/FTP40VAHR4SVKVC.SMALL.jpg Jon701 I have had this completed for a while now, but haven't spent the time to make this Instructable which is actually the crux of my project. At the release of the Raspberry Pi, I immediately thought how amazing this would be as a wearable computer due to its compact size (I'm certainly not the only on...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 18:55:41 PST
Raspberry PI Autobot Transformer (Non-Transformable) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-Autobot-Transformer-Non-Transformable/
Raspberry PI Autobot Transformer (Non-Transformable) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/ROG5/HR3ENIP6/FG9ROG5HR3ENIP6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/ROG5/HR3ENIP6/FG9ROG5HR3ENIP6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FG9/ROG5/HR3ENIP6/FG9ROG5HR3ENIP6.SMALL.jpg dailodai78 Wish that the Autobot Blaster Transformer could play music when you were a kid? Well now you can with this Instructable! ABSOLUTELY NO PROGRAMMING SKILLS NECESSARY :) This Instructable shows you how to create a Classic Boombox with a Raspberry Pi. The model that is being used for this project is t...
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Mon, 3 Feb 2014 20:53:41 PST
Raspberry Pi Torrent, Samba and DLNA with 3+ hard drives http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Torrent-Samba-and-DLNA-with-3-hard-dr/
Raspberry Pi Torrent, Samba and DLNA with 3+ hard drives - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/S64C/HQ95OZCA/FRRS64CHQ95OZCA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/S64C/HQ95OZCA/FRRS64CHQ95OZCA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRR/S64C/HQ95OZCA/FRRS64CHQ95OZCA.SMALL.jpg rampadc There are many Raspberry Pi guides out there that helps you to transform your Pi into a server supporting downloading torrents and sharing files via Samba and DLNA. However, they all have a major flaw: supporting only ONE hard drive. In this instructables, I will help you to setup Transmission, Samb...
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Fri, 10 Jan 2014 05:52:45 PST
WeggUp - A sleeping cycle and light alarm clock http://www.instructables.com/id/WeggUp-A-sleeping-cycle-and-light-alarm-clocke/
WeggUp - A sleeping cycle and light alarm clock - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/BB4X/HR3EIF94/F6HBB4XHR3EIF94.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/BB4X/HR3EIF94/F6HBB4XHR3EIF94.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6H/BB4X/HR3EIF94/F6HBB4XHR3EIF94.SMALL.jpg derwassi I often have the problem, that I have trouble getting up in the morning, while at the same time, I have trouble falling asleep in the night. I've checked out several possibilities to make both easier. Getting up in the morning Sunrise alarm / light alarm clocks (amazon): instead of ringing ...
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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/
The SnapPiCam | A Raspberry Pi Camera - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/MYNG/HR0AXPHS/F6LMYNGHR0AXPHS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/MYNG/HR0AXPHS/F6LMYNGHR0AXPHS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6L/MYNG/HR0AXPHS/F6LMYNGHR0AXPHS.SMALL.jpg SilverJimny Adafruit launched it's PiTFT not long ago and I bought one immediately from Pimoroni. Soon after that Adafruit published a tutorial entitled DIY WiFi Raspberry Pi Touchscreen Camera. I had a good read through it and on the final page the final paragraph was; The package could be slimmed down cons...
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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/
The Raspberry Pi Powered Joke Machine - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/YT1E/HR4SS7AM/F7DYT1EHR4SS7AM.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/YT1E/HR4SS7AM/F7DYT1EHR4SS7AM.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7D/YT1E/HR4SS7AM/F7DYT1EHR4SS7AM.SMALL.jpg mazzmn I recently received a new Raspberry Pi and wanted to create an Intro to Raspberry Pi project. My Pi included a 16x2 LCD display and a Wi-Pi Card so I created the Wireless Raspberry Pi Powered Joke Machine. Just press the push-buttons and the machine will look up a one-liner and scroll through it. (A...
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Sun, 2 Feb 2014 12:56:26 PST