Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com Sat, 23 May 2015 09:31:25 PDT BLOX v1.01 The Egg Light - Wake-up Light connected to smartphone http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Egg-Light/
The Egg Light - Wake-up Light connected to smartphone - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/TVOQ/I9YRAR6G/FB7TVOQI9YRAR6G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/TVOQ/I9YRAR6G/FB7TVOQI9YRAR6G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FB7/TVOQ/I9YRAR6G/FB7TVOQI9YRAR6G.SMALL.jpg RomainD2 First of all, I would like to be sorry for my beginner english, I will try to explain my project clearly as possible with my best "french" english!The first aim of this project was to create a light which simulate the sunrise.New functions has been added during the project in order to control the li...
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Fri, 22 May 2015 04:23:59 PDT
Aeroponics with Raspberry Pi and humidity sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Aeroponics/
Aeroponics with Raspberry Pi and humidity sensor - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FC3/IMZF/I9WTOC0A/FC3IMZFI9WTOC0A.SMALL.jpg wcamammoths This instructable will teach you how to install an Aeroponics system that is controlled by Raspberry Pi. Aeroponics is plant-cultivation technique that has the roots hanging and is suspended in the air. Nutrient solution is sent to them in form of a fine mist. Aeroponics is compatible with any type ...
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Wed, 20 May 2015 09:29:23 PDT
JTAGulating the Raspberry Pi 2 http://www.instructables.com/id/JTAGulating-the-Raspberry-Pi-2/
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Tue, 19 May 2015 18:10:13 PDT
Raspberry Pi and Arduino: Building Reliable Systems with WatchDog Timers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-and-Arduino-Building-Reliable-Systems/
Raspberry Pi and Arduino: Building Reliable Systems with WatchDog Timers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/2DVQ/I9ST81YU/FV82DVQI9ST81YU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/2DVQ/I9ST81YU/FV82DVQI9ST81YU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FV8/2DVQ/I9ST81YU/FV82DVQI9ST81YU.SMALL.jpg SwitchDocLabs Summary: In this Instructable we look at how to build more reliable computer systems using WatchDog timers. We show how to set up and use the Raspberry Pi and Arduino internal watchdog timers. We also explain why an external WatchDog Timer is a better choice in many, but not all, systems.See mor...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 09:02:27 PDT
Use RPi, Azure, and Cortana to Automate your Home! http://www.instructables.com/id/Use-RPi-Azure-and-Cortana-to-Automate-your-Home/
Use RPi, Azure, and Cortana to Automate your Home! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/JHTC/I9Q824CE/FBVJHTCI9Q824CE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/JHTC/I9Q824CE/FBVJHTCI9Q824CE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FBV/JHTC/I9Q824CE/FBVJHTCI9Q824CE.SMALL.jpg jckelley IntroductionThere is new technology all around us and only more coming every day. Our micro controllers are getting faster, are phones getting smarter, and the cloud is becoming stronger. With all this new technology everyone is asking themselves: How can I utilize it all? Well, today we will do jus...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 03:44:00 PDT
Arduino and Pi in harmony - As a sensor web server! http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-and-Pi-in-harmony-As-a-sensor-web-server/
Arduino and Pi in harmony - As a sensor web server! - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/M5EL/I9RLLU5G/FP9M5ELI9RLLU5G.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/M5EL/I9RLLU5G/FP9M5ELI9RLLU5G.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP9/M5EL/I9RLLU5G/FP9M5ELI9RLLU5G.SMALL.jpg jedhodson This Arduino and Raspberry Pi based project takes sensor data from the Arduino and sends it over USB to the Raspberry Pi. The data is then formed into a web page on the Pi. The web page is fully customizable. Here we use the Freetronics IR Thermometer Module to supply a stream of data to the Arduino...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 01:07:38 PDT
Python Programming: Part 1 - Basics http://www.instructables.com/id/Python-Programming-Part-1-Basics/
Python Programming: Part 1 - Basics - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DA6A/I9SMUIL4/F6DDA6AI9SMUIL4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DA6A/I9SMUIL4/F6DDA6AI9SMUIL4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6D/DA6A/I9SMUIL4/F6DDA6AI9SMUIL4.SMALL.jpg Jacoby Yarrow Python is a widely used general-purpose, high-level programming language. Its design philosophy emphasizes code readability, and its syntax allows programmers to express concepts in fewer lines of code than would be possible in languages such as C++ or Java. The language provides constructs intended...
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Mon, 18 May 2015 00:07:09 PDT
HacKErBox K.E (RPi-2 Based) http://www.instructables.com/id/HacKErBox-KE-RPi-2-Based/
HacKErBox K.E (RPi-2 Based) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/O0U0/I9Q9QTW3/FANO0U0I9Q9QTW3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/O0U0/I9Q9QTW3/FANO0U0I9Q9QTW3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAN/O0U0/I9Q9QTW3/FANO0U0I9Q9QTW3.SMALL.jpg Kutluhan Hello! This is HacKErBox K.E project. I have done this project because i know raspberry pi is not only for education. Small computers are also good for hackers and programmers etc.. So i decided to use my rpi like a hacker mini computer and i want it to be portable. Then i started to plan and take a...
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Sat, 16 May 2015 09:45:38 PDT
Smart Lock (Microsoft Azure) http://www.instructables.com/id/Smart-Lock-Microsoft-Azure/
Smart Lock (Microsoft Azure) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/IVBO/I9Q9HSU0/FI6IVBOI9Q9HSU0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/IVBO/I9Q9HSU0/FI6IVBOI9Q9HSU0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI6/IVBO/I9Q9HSU0/FI6IVBOI9Q9HSU0.SMALL.jpg Ranasoraus How Cool would it be To have a lock that could be controlled anywhere around the world? For example you were away on a business trip and you had to let someone into your house, and NOW you will be able to do just that with a tap of your phone ^.^. We will heavily be using Microsoft Azure which is a ...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 20:47:57 PDT
Getting started with Raspberry PI http://www.instructables.com/id/Getting-started-with-Raspberry-PI-2/
Getting started with Raspberry PI - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/C93T/I9Q9HJOP/F5NC93TI9Q9HJOP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/C93T/I9Q9HJOP/F5NC93TI9Q9HJOP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5N/C93T/I9Q9HJOP/F5NC93TI9Q9HJOP.SMALL.jpg Jacoby Yarrow Your shiny new Raspberry PI computer just arrived in the mail - now what?I'll show you how to assemble your Pi and boot it with the easy and popular Raspian operating system. What You'll Need 1 Raspberry Pi(model A, A+, B, B+, Bv2).1 Power supply(for the Pi).1 SD card.1 HDMI Monitor(any monitor w...
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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/
Raspberry Pi moving timelapse - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/G6LG/I9P1W92W/FI8G6LGI9P1W92W.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/G6LG/I9P1W92W/FI8G6LGI9P1W92W.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FI8/G6LG/I9P1W92W/FI8G6LGI9P1W92W.SMALL.jpg telonics This is how to use a raspberry pi along with it's camera to create beautiful moving timelapse videos (called hyperlapse vidoes)things you need: A raspberry Pi. The instructions are for a Raspberry Pi B+ but you can adapt for other models (the pin layout may be different) A raspberry Pi Camera mo...
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Fri, 15 May 2015 13:45:24 PDT
CoPiino runs small I2C OLED display http://www.instructables.com/id/CoPiino-runs-small-I2C-OLED-display/
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Thu, 14 May 2015 15:40:45 PDT
Raspberry Pi Android App communication http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Android-App-communication/
Raspberry Pi Android App communication - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZTL7/I9M08OHO/F75ZTL7I9M08OHO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZTL7/I9M08OHO/F75ZTL7I9M08OHO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F75/ZTL7/I9M08OHO/F75ZTL7I9M08OHO.SMALL.jpg Laurens-Wuyts Hello everyoneBecause app's are being used almost everywhere, I decided to make my own tutorial on how to make an app and connect to a MySQL database hosted on a raspberry pi.For exchanging the data between the server and the client, I'm going to use JSON. Parts For this instructables you'll need...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 08:15:51 PDT
Make animation from Openclipart's SVG with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-animation-from-Opencliparts-SVG-with-Raspberr/
Make animation from Openclipart's SVG with Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/HCM5/I9LZDCAS/F5KHCM5I9LZDCAS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/HCM5/I9LZDCAS/F5KHCM5I9LZDCAS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F5K/HCM5/I9LZDCAS/F5KHCM5I9LZDCAS.SMALL.gif dnjiro This is an Instructable which describes the process of making an animation from Openclipart's SVG.Openclipart library is a collection of 100% license-free art that you can use for any purpose.I will explain this Instructable for the Raspberry Pi user.If you are a Macintosh or Ubuntu user, download t...
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Wed, 13 May 2015 02:58:16 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
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
Home media center using raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-media-center-using-raspberry-pi/
Home media center using raspberry pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/PPPD/I9FH01JC/F67PPPDI9FH01JC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/PPPD/I9FH01JC/F67PPPDI9FH01JC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F67/PPPD/I9FH01JC/F67PPPDI9FH01JC.SMALL.jpg AnilK14 Using Raspberry pi and a hdmi/vga display from a old desktop monitor, you can create you own home media center. This is a very simple project and requires minimum prerequisite knowledge of programming/embedded systems design. All components used are off the shelf !Here are the fun stuff that you can...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 22:30:34 PDT
Cubieboard/Raspberry Pi case from old external drive http://www.instructables.com/id/CubieboardRaspberry-Pi-case-from-old-external-driv/
Cubieboard/Raspberry Pi case from old external drive - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/Y3BS/I9GW6VRU/FCJY3BSI9GW6VRU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/Y3BS/I9GW6VRU/FCJY3BSI9GW6VRU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FCJ/Y3BS/I9GW6VRU/FCJY3BSI9GW6VRU.SMALL.jpg ncardoso This is the case I made for my Cubieboard/Raspberry Pi which, back in the day, was an external cd writer drive.This case includes:Power supplySilent HDD mountFan with speed controlThe first step (for which I, unfortunately, don't have any pictures) is to take the case apart and remove all the old st...
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Sat, 9 May 2015 07:23:50 PDT
Lock your Raspberry Pi from a menu http://www.instructables.com/id/Lock-your-Raspberry-Pi-from-a-menu/
Lock your Raspberry Pi from a menu - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/NU5D/I9FGSHXV/FGYNU5DI9FGSHXV.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/NU5D/I9FGSHXV/FGYNU5DI9FGSHXV.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGY/NU5D/I9FGSHXV/FGYNU5DI9FGSHXV.SMALL.jpg mirza irwan osman Lock your PC if you need to leave your Raspberry Pi for a moment. Else evil doers may steal information while you are away. Configure menu Open terminal emulatorcd ~/.config/lxpanel/LXDE-pi/panelsvi panelType the following in the plugin menu stanzaseparator { } item { name=Lock... ...
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Fri, 8 May 2015 22:48:40 PDT
Playstation Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Playstation-Pi/
Playstation Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/R2GL/I9FGRXH2/FSLR2GLI9FGRXH2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/R2GL/I9FGRXH2/FSLR2GLI9FGRXH2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSL/R2GL/I9FGRXH2/FSLR2GLI9FGRXH2.SMALL.jpg Anubis This project is to use an old PlayStation console as a shell for a Raspberry Pi.If you don't know how to solder or are not able to safely handle electricity, please don't do this project.The goal is for all of the ports to be in the back and to be able to use PlayStation controllers through the orig...
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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
Beaglebone Black Web Control Using WebPy http://www.instructables.com/id/Beaglebone-Black-Web-Control-Using-WebPy/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 23:36:23 PDT
Automated Chicken Coop http://www.instructables.com/id/Automated-Chicken-Coop/
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Tue, 5 May 2015 21:56:59 PDT
TechnoTrombone - Trombone Tutor with Neopixels http://www.instructables.com/id/TechnoTrombone-Trombone-Tutor-with-Neopixels/
TechnoTrombone - Trombone Tutor with Neopixels - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/21F6/I9CLWNU9/FME21F6I9CLWNU9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/21F6/I9CLWNU9/FME21F6I9CLWNU9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FME/21F6/I9CLWNU9/FME21F6I9CLWNU9.SMALL.jpg samkorn This project is to build the Techno-Trombone. The Techno-Trombone is a electronic attachment to a trombone that uses an LED strip in order to determine whether or not the instrument is in tune. For necessary code for this project, get it from the TechnoTrombone GitHub Repository!https://github.com/s...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 17:49:34 PDT
smart patient monitoring system using Arduino or raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com/id/smart-patient-monitoring-system-using-Arduino-or-r/
smart patient monitoring system using Arduino or raspberry pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/U8WM/I96W9CZ9/FW0U8WMI96W9CZ9.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/U8WM/I96W9CZ9/FW0U8WMI96W9CZ9.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FW0/U8WM/I96W9CZ9/FW0U8WMI96W9CZ9.SMALL.jpg rajasekher.mutukuri INTRODUCTION :-Monitoring vital signs and locations of certain classes of ambulatory patients can be useful in overcrowded emergency departments and at disaster scenes, both on-site and during transportation. To be useful, such monitoring needs to be portable and low cost, and have minimal adverse i...
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Sun, 3 May 2015 04:27:05 PDT
Home monitoring http://www.instructables.com/id/Home-monitoring/
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Sat, 2 May 2015 17:27:15 PDT
Enhance Raspberry Pi media center with Bluetooth A2DP (OSMC) http://www.instructables.com/id/Enhance-your-Raspberry-Pi-media-center-with-Blueto/
Enhance Raspberry Pi media center with Bluetooth A2DP (OSMC) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/VPB4/I95GRTG6/F17VPB4I95GRTG6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/VPB4/I95GRTG6/F17VPB4I95GRTG6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F17/VPB4/I95GRTG6/F17VPB4I95GRTG6.SMALL.jpg RobertS23 Having Bluetooth connectivity and enabling Raspberry Pi to behave as A2DP source is nothing new (see a general tutorial on Instructables), but the problem I had thus far was making that work on my media center Pi which was running Raspbmc. As I found out through numerous attempts to make it work, th...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 13:16:17 PDT
Weather station using SAMIIO, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Weather-station-using-SAMIIO-Arduino-and-Raspberry/
Weather station using SAMIIO, Arduino, and Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/VUPM/I95GPNMC/F31VUPMI95GPNMC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/VUPM/I95GPNMC/F31VUPMI95GPNMC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F31/VUPM/I95GPNMC/F31VUPMI95GPNMC.SMALL.jpg SamsungIoT This article demonstrates using SAMI with simple, off-the-shelf sensors and hardware. Specifically, we will be gathering climate data from a low-cost temperature sensor and relaying that data to the cloud via SAMI APIs. From there, we can analyze our collected data in real-time or historically. This...
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Fri, 1 May 2015 12:27:21 PDT
HeaterMeter Pit Probe http://www.instructables.com/id/HeaterMeter-Pit-Probe/
HeaterMeter Pit Probe - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/JXAV/I941AQ8J/F64JXAVI941AQ8J.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/JXAV/I941AQ8J/F64JXAVI941AQ8J.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F64/JXAV/I941AQ8J/F64JXAVI941AQ8J.SMALL.jpg daveselinger First and foremost, credit for the creation of this open source project goes to the appropriate places: Bryan Mayland for creating the original LinkMeter and HeaterMeter, and the rest of the community contributors for making it possible.I'm just a new guy learning how to do this, and it took me hour...
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Thu, 30 Apr 2015 10:59:43 PDT
Interfacing Digital Compass (HMC5883L) with Raspberry Pi 2 using Python3 http://www.instructables.com/id/Interfacing-Digital-Compass-HMC5883L-with-Raspberr/
Interfacing Digital Compass (HMC5883L) with Raspberry Pi 2 using Python3 - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/CBKN/I8UV0ABT/F56CBKNI8UV0ABT.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/CBKN/I8UV0ABT/F56CBKNI8UV0ABT.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F56/CBKN/I8UV0ABT/F56CBKNI8UV0ABT.SMALL.jpg adlfurball Initially, I was working on a maze solving robot. Instead of using ultrasonic and infrared on Arduino Mega for wall following like my friends did, I try to do something different using the digital compass and Raspberry Pi 2. This experience is totally new for me as I'm now using Python instead of C+...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:54:49 PDT
Create a video player with Dolby Digital/DTS output http://www.instructables.com/id/Create-a-video-player-with-Dolby-DigitalDTS-output/
Create a video player with Dolby Digital/DTS output - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/02Y1/I8YBGIVC/FGA02Y1I8YBGIVC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/02Y1/I8YBGIVC/FGA02Y1I8YBGIVC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FGA/02Y1/I8YBGIVC/FGA02Y1I8YBGIVC.SMALL.jpg hifiberry You have an older home theater receiver with an S/PDIF input (optical or RCA) and want to play movies with DTS or Dolby Digital soundtracks? This guide shows how you can get 5.1 sound output from a Raspberry Pi even if your AV receiver does not feature an DTS/AC3 capable HDMI input. What you need ...
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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 05:36:53 PDT
PiBox http://www.instructables.com/id/Materials-26/
PiBox - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/YC0D/I8WW1T2T/FPOYC0DI8WW1T2T.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/YC0D/I8WW1T2T/FPOYC0DI8WW1T2T.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPO/YC0D/I8WW1T2T/FPOYC0DI8WW1T2T.SMALL.jpg Slapshot135 This is a combination of a couple of my previous Instructables as well as some programming that I did in python. I designed it as a way to run all of my games that I make with one file. It combines all of my games into one for a makeshift gaming console. It is really easy to do if you know Python. I...
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Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:03:10 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
Simple Handheld controller for Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Handheld-controller-for-Raspberry-Pi/
Simple Handheld controller for Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/FK5B/I8U16KV4/F6JFK5BI8U16KV4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/FK5B/I8U16KV4/F6JFK5BI8U16KV4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F6J/FK5B/I8U16KV4/F6JFK5BI8U16KV4.SMALL.jpg Slapshot135 So I recently programmed a small game with python that was completely controlled by a few GPIO buttons. Over the past few days, Ive been messing around with it, finding ways to make it better, when I decided, with my small breadboard, it would be really easy to turn that three button breadboard into...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:56:49 PDT
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) http://www.instructables.com/id/PC-Controlled-Wireless-Bluetooth-Robot-With-a-GUI/
PC Controlled Bluetooth Robot (With a GUI !) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FMI/JQR3/I8UO5SB6/FMIJQR3I8UO5SB6.SMALL.jpg RoyPeer In this Instructable I will show you how to build a robot that is controlled via Bluetooth using a keyboard, has a graphical user interface built with processing that displays the input from the keyboard and actually turns the whole bushiness into a great fun, and It's also economical to build. I've...
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Thu, 23 Apr 2015 10:16:20 PDT
Raspberry pi "Power" case http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-pi-Power-case/
Raspberry pi "Power" case - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/NTRX/I8SLPK6Q/FZKNTRXI8SLPK6Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/NTRX/I8SLPK6Q/FZKNTRXI8SLPK6Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FZK/NTRX/I8SLPK6Q/FZKNTRXI8SLPK6Q.SMALL.jpg grega994 I am big fan of Raspberry pi and i am using it as NAS and torrent box among other things. I hate wire clutters and i only use my raspberry pi with putty, so i decided to make a little mod, so you can plug raspberry directly into AC socket. Things you need 1. Raspberry pi2. raspberry pi case (you ...
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Wed, 22 Apr 2015 06:22:33 PDT
Raspberry PI Camera Spinner 3D Print http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-Camera-Spinner-3D-Print/
Raspberry PI Camera Spinner 3D Print - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/ZUHY/I8PQY14O/FROZUHYI8PQY14O.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/ZUHY/I8PQY14O/FROZUHYI8PQY14O.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRO/ZUHY/I8PQY14O/FROZUHYI8PQY14O.SMALL.jpg MikB This Instructable is for a 3D printed camera-spinner module for the Raspberry PI Camera board.As part of a larger project (a portable Raspberry PI computer), I needed a way to implement a front and rear facing Raspberry PI Camera board.Fitting two camera boards to the standard PI boards is not curre...
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Tue, 21 Apr 2015 05:19:22 PDT
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Music-Fingers/
Raspberry Pi Music Fingers - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/G53J/I8SLOZ8L/FH9G53JI8SLOZ8L.SMALL.jpg CarmelitoAndrade Creating music is always fun, but making it with your own DIY musical instrument is much better !!Whether you are a professional musician looking for that next new instrument to try or an amateur enthusiast who has basic knowledge of electronics, use the Raspberry Pi to create your own DIY Music fi...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:48:02 PDT
Raspberry Pi GPIO game http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-GPIO-game/
Raspberry Pi GPIO game - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/ZGPV/I8PQVI6Y/FK1ZGPVI8PQVI6Y.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/ZGPV/I8PQVI6Y/FK1ZGPVI8PQVI6Y.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK1/ZGPV/I8PQVI6Y/FK1ZGPVI8PQVI6Y.SMALL.jpg Slapshot135 You will need...-Raspberry pi model b+ with raspbian and Python 2(which should come with raspbian)-HDMI monitor and cable-3 tactile push switches-Breadboard(you can get by without it be connecting straight to the buttons, but this also works as a stand for the buttons)-male to female wires (or, in m...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 15:25:16 PDT
Raspberry Pi controlled room temperature monitoring with Gnuplot image output and email alert ability http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-controlled-room-temperature-monitorin/
Raspberry Pi controlled room temperature monitoring with Gnuplot image output and email alert ability - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/P0A8/I8PQUNOU/FQQP0A8I8PQUNOU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/P0A8/I8PQUNOU/FQQP0A8I8PQUNOU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQQ/P0A8/I8PQUNOU/FQQP0A8I8PQUNOU.SMALL.jpg Sabre00 Where I work, there is a very important room which houses lots of computers. The ambient temperature of this room has to be very cool to optimize performance of these systems. I was asked to come up with a monitoring system which has the ability to send some form of alert to a few people that will n...
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Mon, 20 Apr 2015 09:41:13 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
Raspberry Pi 2 Media Center: Kodi on XBian http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-2-Media-Center-Kodi-on-XBian/
Raspberry Pi 2 Media Center: Kodi on XBian - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/787Y/I8FR4VMO/F8H787YI8FR4VMO.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/787Y/I8FR4VMO/F8H787YI8FR4VMO.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8H/787Y/I8FR4VMO/F8H787YI8FR4VMO.SMALL.jpg musicalTim Author: Timothy WoodDate: April 2015Overview This guide walks through the construction and configuration of a home media center from parts to running system. After following these steps, you will have a running Kodi media server on a Raspberry Pi 2 in an Altoids tin case, ready for you to attach a ...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:39:43 PDT
FPiDroid House beta : an advanced Smart House http://www.instructables.com/id/FPiDroid-House-beta/
FPiDroid House beta : an advanced Smart House - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/CL2S/I8H6CLET/FQECL2SI8H6CLET.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/CL2S/I8H6CLET/FQECL2SI8H6CLET.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQE/CL2S/I8H6CLET/FQECL2SI8H6CLET.SMALL.jpg skorpyon1992 FPiDroid House represents a monitoring and control network for smart houses, using FPGAs, embedded systems and web technologies. The main purpose of this project is to have a possibility to add and connect dinamically a lot of devices (each of them having their own state machine). These state machin...
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Wed, 15 Apr 2015 12:03:22 PDT
Raspberry Pi based wall avoiding robot - FabLab NerveCentre http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-based-wall-avoiding-robot-FabLab-Nerv/
Raspberry Pi based wall avoiding robot - FabLab NerveCentre - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/LLJ9/I8CW6C2D/FQ7LLJ9I8CW6C2D.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/LLJ9/I8CW6C2D/FQ7LLJ9I8CW6C2D.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ7/LLJ9/I8CW6C2D/FQ7LLJ9I8CW6C2D.SMALL.jpg TonyCanning ______________________________________________________________________________Please note: This instructable is not complete - but may be helpfulPublished to allow the excellent people at Derry's NerveCentre to take the code out to schoolsI hope to get back to this but my current job is keeping me f...
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Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:42:42 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
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
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
DIY Power Supply for Raspberry Pi by LM2596 DC-DC or XL6009 DC-DC http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-Power-Supply-for-Raspberry-Pi-by-LM2596-DC-DC-/
DIY Power Supply for Raspberry Pi by LM2596 DC-DC or XL6009 DC-DC - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/N9U4/I8G5W2VI/FSRN9U4I8G5W2VI.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/N9U4/I8G5W2VI/FSRN9U4I8G5W2VI.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSR/N9U4/I8G5W2VI/FSRN9U4I8G5W2VI.SMALL.jpg joulethief669 DIY Power Supply Raspberry Pi by LM2596 DC-DC Buck ConverterInput: DC 3V to 40V (input voltage must be higher than the output voltage to 1.5v above can not boost) Output: DC 1.5V to 35V voltage continuously adjustable, high-efficiency maximum output current of 3A. Features: All SANYO solid .capacit...
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Sun, 12 Apr 2015 09:34:05 PDT
Automatic Reset Switch For Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-Reset-Switch-For-Pi/
Automatic Reset Switch For Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/9AXW/I8CVWYR4/FU29AXWI8CVWYR4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/9AXW/I8CVWYR4/FU29AXWI8CVWYR4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FU2/9AXW/I8CVWYR4/FU29AXWI8CVWYR4.SMALL.jpg gtg296x In this instructable I describe a method for automatically resetting a Banana Pi when it freezes, or looses power and does not restart. This method will also work for the Raspberry Pi as long as the correct GPIO pins are used (which I believe are slightly different than the Banana Pi pins). The meth...
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Sat, 11 Apr 2015 14:55:49 PDT