Instructables: exploring - technology - raspberry pi http://www.instructables.com Fri, 28 Nov 2014 14:23:48 PST BLOX v1.01 Low power door/window sensor http://www.instructables.com/id/Low-power-doorwindow-sensor/
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Tue, 25 Nov 2014 04:02:58 PST
Dog Wearables (Live Streaming Dog Camera) http://www.instructables.com/id/Live-Streaming-Dog-Camera/
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Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:31:01 PST
Raspberry Pi - Weaved IoT Setup http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Weaved-IoT-Setup/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 13:54:08 PST
The Tweeting Intercom: (Door Strike) Relay Monitoring w/ Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/The-Tweeting-Intercom-Door-Strike-Relay-Monitoring/
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Sat, 22 Nov 2014 11:00:22 PST
Add WiFi to your 3D Printer http://www.instructables.com/id/Add-WiFi-to-your-3D-Printer/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:33:04 PST
DIY breadboard power supply http://www.instructables.com/id/DIY-breadboard-power-supply/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 11:11:54 PST
Raspberry Pi Wireless Bluetooth Audio FM Radio Transmitter http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Wireless-Bluetooth-Audio-FM-Radio-Tra/
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Fri, 21 Nov 2014 08:28:35 PST
DiddyBorg: The Mini 6 wheeled Raspberry Pi Robot! http://www.instructables.com/id/DiddyBorg-The-Mini-6-wheeled-Raspberry-Pi-Robot/
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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/
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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 06:34:58 PST
Motivational Bathroom Scale http://www.instructables.com/id/Motivational-Bathroom-Scale/
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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 19:40:28 PST
Breathe new life into that old exercise bike http://www.instructables.com/id/Breathe-new-life-into-that-old-exercise-bike/
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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:06:20 PST
Controlling a 7 segment 4 digit display with a Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Controlling-a-7-segment-4-digit-display-with-a-Ras/
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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:53:05 PST
Lunch Box Computer with Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Lunch-Box-Computer-with-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sun, 9 Nov 2014 18:38:53 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
Raspberry Pi Christmas Tree Light Show http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Christmas-Tree-Light-Show/
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Fri, 7 Nov 2014 20:58:30 PST
Raspberry Pi Screenshots http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Screenshots/
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Wed, 5 Nov 2014 17:20:19 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/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:27:11 PST
The 802.11 Ninja - Portable 802.11 Hacking Device http://www.instructables.com/id/The-80211-Ninja-Portable-80211-Hacking-Device/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 08:03:40 PST
Bluetooth Low Energy: Read-Write to Sensor Network from Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-Low-Energy-Read-Write-to-Sensor-Network-/
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Tue, 4 Nov 2014 07:07:32 PST
Space-Saving Monitor Stand http://www.instructables.com/id/Space-Saving-Monitor-Stand/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 19:49:21 PST
Flash an LED with Scratch on the Kano Computer http://www.instructables.com/id/Flash-an-LED-with-Scratch-on-the-Kano-Computer/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 12:56:41 PST
Reading I2C Inputs in Raspberry Pi using C http://www.instructables.com/id/Reading-I2C-Inputs-in-Raspberry-Pi-using-C/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 08:22:58 PST
Transfer MP3 songs in Raspberry Pi to Android Phone using Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Transfer-MP3-songs-in-Raspberry-Pi-to-Android-Phon/
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Mon, 3 Nov 2014 02:13:10 PST
2-Player Bartop Arcade Machine (Powered by Pi) http://www.instructables.com/id/2-Player-Bartop-Arcade-Machine-Powered-by-Pi/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 21:18:25 PST
Raspberry Pi Motion Sensitive Camera http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Motion-Sensitive-Camera/
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Sun, 2 Nov 2014 17:45:17 PST
Jabberry the PiHutt http://www.instructables.com/id/Jabberry-the-PiHutt/
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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/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 16:36:13 PDT
Automatic USB HDD power control for a Raspberry Pi based NAS http://www.instructables.com/id/Automatic-USB-HDD-power-control-for-a-Raspberry-Pi/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 12:58:20 PDT
How to share files between Mac OSX and Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-share-files-between-Mac-OSX-and-Raspberry-P/
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Sat, 1 Nov 2014 09:56:15 PDT
Install Bluetooth in Linux System http://www.instructables.com/id/Install-Bluetooth-in-Linux-System/
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By: roy_1000

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 06:36:17 PDT
Make Linux System Discoverable By Remote Bluetooth Devices http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Raspberry-Pi-Discoverable-By-Remote-Bluetooth/
Make Linux System Discoverable By Remote Bluetooth Devices - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/U2I5/I1WHG8EG/FPPU2I5I1WHG8EG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/U2I5/I1WHG8EG/FPPU2I5I1WHG8EG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FPP/U2I5/I1WHG8EG/FPPU2I5I1WHG8EG.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionThis instructable is based on my experience learning Bluetooth and Linux. Completion of this task is necessary for a Bluetooth Application that transfer photo from Android Device to Raspberry Pi using OBEX Push protocol.Target ReadersThis instructable will mostly benefit Linux users, esp...
By: roy_1000

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 19:51:39 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...
By: gpajot

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:50:26 PDT
Make Raspberry Pi device become a Bluetooth File Transfer Profile (FTP) Server http://www.instructables.com/id/Make-Raspberry-Pi-device-become-a-Bluetooth-Object/
Make Raspberry Pi device become a Bluetooth File Transfer Profile (FTP) Server - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/2CVD/I1XENQGR/FN42CVDI1XENQGR.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/2CVD/I1XENQGR/FN42CVDI1XENQGR.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN4/2CVD/I1XENQGR/FN42CVDI1XENQGR.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionAndroid Phone runs a bluetooth protocol stack. Raspbian OS, the popular OS for Raspberry Pi also runs an implementation of the Bluetooth protocol stack. This suggest that the Raspberry Pi and the Android Phone are able to communicate remotely using Bluetooth protocol as depicted in the f...
By: roy_1000

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:24:21 PDT
Customize Behaviour of Bluetooth OBEX Push Service Running On Raspberry Pi http://www.instructables.com/id/Customize-Behaviour-of-OBEX-Push-Service-Running-O/
Customize Behaviour of Bluetooth OBEX Push Service Running On Raspberry Pi - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/QVOY/I21R54IQ/FENQVOYI21R54IQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/QVOY/I21R54IQ/FENQVOYI21R54IQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEN/QVOY/I21R54IQ/FENQVOYI21R54IQ.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionThis instructable built upon the following instructables:1. Turn the Raspberry Pi into a Bluetooth Device 2. Send a copy of your photos and videos in your Android Phone to Raspberry Pi using BluetoothBoth my wife and I individually own an Android Phone and we share the Raspberry Pi. We w...
By: roy_1000

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:04:37 PDT
Setting Up Octoprint web interface for 3d printer on Cubietruck http://www.instructables.com/id/Setting-Up-Octoprint-web-interface-for-3d-printer-/
Setting Up Octoprint web interface for 3d printer on Cubietruck - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/JV30/I1TRBKNS/FFWJV30I1TRBKNS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/JV30/I1TRBKNS/FFWJV30I1TRBKNS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFW/JV30/I1TRBKNS/FFWJV30I1TRBKNS.SMALL.jpg zhenning It would be interesting to be able to manage your 3d printer without having a cable attached to your PC. Most people have tried it out using raspberry pi. Initially, I bought this bought for some other projects but it has been lying around for quite sometime. This board has 2 USB 2.0, VGA, HDMI, RS2...
By: zhenning

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Thu, 30 Oct 2014 01:57:59 PDT
Send a copy of your photos and videos in your Android Phone to Raspberry Pi using Bluetooth http://www.instructables.com/id/Bluetooth-How-to-send-a-copy-of-your-photos-and-vi/
Send a copy of your photos and videos in your Android Phone to Raspberry Pi using Bluetooth - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/QIGC/I1TQX56U/FOAQIGCI1TQX56U.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/QIGC/I1TQX56U/FOAQIGCI1TQX56U.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOA/QIGC/I1TQX56U/FOAQIGCI1TQX56U.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionThis instructable built upon an earlier instructable "Turn Raspberry Pi into a Bluetooth Device" that I created. The photos and videos on my Android phone are backed up automatically to Google+ Photo cloud. However, I want to store a copy in my own computer, close to me. I was looking fo...
By: roy_1000

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 10:29:28 PDT
Turn the Raspberry Pi into a Bluetooth Device http://www.instructables.com/id/Turn-the-Raspberry-Pi-into-a-Bluetooth-Device/
Turn the Raspberry Pi into a Bluetooth Device - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/VS3X/I1XENKCC/FRVVS3XI1XENKCC.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/VS3X/I1XENKCC/FRVVS3XI1XENKCC.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FRV/VS3X/I1XENKCC/FRVVS3XI1XENKCC.SMALL.jpg roy_1000 IntroductionI have a Bluetooth Radio USB device that was gathering dust when I stumbled upon it. So I thought I should put it to use with Raspberry Pi. This instructable is about my learning journey of adding a bluetooth interface to Raspberry Pi.Target ReadersThis instructable will mostly benefit L...
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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 01:50:28 PDT
Glove box Entertainment System http://www.instructables.com/id/Glove-box-Entertainment-System/
Glove box Entertainment System - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/D5CL/I1NUR23L/FIDD5CLI1NUR23L.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/D5CL/I1NUR23L/FIDD5CLI1NUR23L.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FID/D5CL/I1NUR23L/FIDD5CLI1NUR23L.SMALL.jpg jessie2014 I decided to make this system the simplest way I know how without any soldering or special tools. First cut out a piece of quarter inch wood and sand it down until it fits snugly inside the glove box. You want a snug fit so there is no need to glue or screw it in place. The face panel Now ...
By: jessie2014

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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 16:50:50 PDT
Mini Hydroponic Basil Farm http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-Hydroponic-Basil-Farm/
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By: matt.shepherd

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Sun, 26 Oct 2014 11:46:39 PDT
Raspberry Pi Internet Weather Station http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Internet-Weather-Station/
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By: jimk3038

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Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:29:41 PDT
Raspberry Pi B+ LEGO Case (Smaller footprint) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-B-LEGO-Case-Smaller-footprint/
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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:25:21 PDT
Raspberry Pi Media Server - MiniDLNA http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Media-Server-MiniDLNA/
Raspberry Pi Media Server - MiniDLNA - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/0ZDE/I1FQ7QNZ/FWX0ZDEI1FQ7QNZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/0ZDE/I1FQ7QNZ/FWX0ZDEI1FQ7QNZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWX/0ZDE/I1FQ7QNZ/FWX0ZDEI1FQ7QNZ.SMALL.jpg Alex McDermott Hey. In this instructable I will be showing you how to make a raspberry pi media server using MiniDLNA. This will allow you to stream your photos, videos and music around your network. This is my first instructable so sorry if it isn't very good.In this instructable I will not be showing you how to ...
By: Alex McDermott

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 00:43:48 PDT
Screaming Doorbell http://www.instructables.com/id/Screaming-Doorbell/
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Sun, 19 Oct 2014 13:09:26 PDT
Remote Control Light Switch Flicker http://www.instructables.com/id/Remote-Control-Light-Switch-Flicker/
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Fri, 17 Oct 2014 20:32:57 PDT
Raspberry Pi Media Panel http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Media-Panel/
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:31:33 PDT
How to turn an USB camera with Raspberry Pi into an Onvif IP Camera? http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-turn-an-USB-camera-with-Raspberry-Pi-into-a/
How to turn an USB camera with Raspberry Pi into an Onvif IP Camera? - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/RK1D/I1B65HTB/FFYRK1DI1B65HTB.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/RK1D/I1B65HTB/FFYRK1DI1B65HTB.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FFY/RK1D/I1B65HTB/FFYRK1DI1B65HTB.SMALL.jpg simon_ed_ward IntroductionAt this instructable, we will make a new interesting Camera solution, which have never seen before! I would like to show you how can you make connection your USB camera and Raspberry Pi with Camera SDK. The goal is to turn your webcamera to an Onvif IP Camera. Is it sounds interesting?T...
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Wed, 15 Oct 2014 05:53:01 PDT
Raspberry PI, THE SERVER (TURNKEY LINUX) http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-PI-THE-HOME-SERVER-TURNKEY-LINUX/
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Tue, 14 Oct 2014 15:20:46 PDT
Build a remotely activated sprinkler using PiFace and Ubidots http://www.instructables.com/id/Build-a-remotely-activated-sprinkler-using-PiFace-/
Build a remotely activated sprinkler using PiFace and Ubidots - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/4ELV/I0R0X6LS/FAE4ELVI0R0X6LS.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/4ELV/I0R0X6LS/FAE4ELVI0R0X6LS.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAE/4ELV/I0R0X6LS/FAE4ELVI0R0X6LS.SMALL.jpg UbiMaker This is a cool example that teaches you how to use a Raspberry Pi, a PiFace and Ubidots to water your garden from far away. You'll be able to control an electro-valve remotely to water your plants from any place, just using your phone. What do you need? Well you'll need some materials:1. Raspberr...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 12:34:29 PDT
Invisible dog trainer http://www.instructables.com/id/Invisible-dog-trainer/
Invisible dog trainer - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/GKVK/I0R15XSG/FTBGKVKI0R15XSG.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/GKVK/I0R15XSG/FTBGKVKI0R15XSG.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FTB/GKVK/I0R15XSG/FTBGKVKI0R15XSG.SMALL.jpg nivenenna With a pressure sensor, led and speaker you can turn your Pi into an invisible dog trainer that trains your dog to get off the couch. When the dog sits on the couch, the led blinks and the dog receives the command “Get off the couch”. When the dog gets off the couch it will hear the command “Good...
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Thu, 2 Oct 2014 05:34:30 PDT
Raspberry Pi Irrigation Controller http://www.instructables.com/id/Raspberry-Pi-Irrigation-Controller/
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Wed, 1 Oct 2014 10:03:58 PDT