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Convert Your Old Phone to a Remote Switch

Ever wondered what to do with your old basic phones? The advent of a smartphone in last decade made all the basic phones obsolete. Even though they …

Arduino

More power to your Pi

It’s been just over three weeks since we launched the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+. Although the product is branded Raspberry Pi 3B+ and not Raspberry …

Raspberry Pi

DIY Programmable Guitar Pedal

Guitarists searching for a programmable guitar pedal, may be interested in this awesome DIY build in the form of the pedalSHIELD MEGA, which offers …

IC testing with Arduino Mega

Arduino boards by themselves are, of course, great for making a wide array of projects. Sometimes, however, you’ll need to add other integrated …

Arduino

Build a Clock With Lixies, the Nixie-⁠Tube Lookalike

Simulate a retro-tech look without the fuss Photo: Randi Klett Photo: Randi Klett <b>Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 science fiction film</b> <i> 2001: A Space Odyssey</i> …

Tiny Raspberry Pi Remote Controlled Truck

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts looking for inspiration for their next project may be interested in a new mini robot created by Omkar Joglekar who has used …

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Clock With Temperature

Things used in this project<p><b>Hardware components:</b><p>Raspberry Pi Zero Wireless<p>×<p>1<p>Buy from ModMyPi<br>• Buy from www.adafruit.com<p>Adafruit 1.2 inch 4-Digit …

Kindleberry Pi Zero W Portable Computer With Kindle Touch Display

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts searching for a project to keep them busy this weekend may be interested in a new portable Raspberry Pi Zero W system Which …

Raspberry Pi: Hands-On with the PiServer tool

The new PiServer package included in the latest Raspbian x86 release provides a very powerful client management tool. Here's an example of how to …

Raspberry Pi

Geek Daily Deals Jan. 09, 2018: Awesome Arduino Kit; Portable DVD/USB Media Player

Reading Time: 2 minutes<p>Elegoo UNO Project Super Starter Kit with Tutorial for Arduino:<p>Ready to get into making your own cool electronic gadgets? …

Installing and Building an Arduino Sketch for the $5 ESP8266 Microcontroller

<i>Part 2 of a 3-post series on the new ESP8266 microcontroller</i><p>From our look at the $5 ESP8266 WiFi microcontroller and the new Arduino-compatible development environment that’s just been released, let’s get to work testing it out.<p>Installation of the custom build of the Arduino IDE really couldn’t be …

Top 12 Raspberry Pi alternatives (2018 edition) | ZDNet

MinnowBoard Turbot Dual Ethernet Quad-Core<p>The MinnowBoard Turbot Dual Ethernet Quad-Core is a powerful quad-core board featuring 2GB of RAM and 8MB …

Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi PiServer tool

As Simon mentioned in his recent blog post about Raspbian Stretch, we have developed a new piece of software called PiServer. Use this tool to easily …

Raspberry Pi

Thank you for my new Raspberry Pi, Santa! What next?

<i>Note: the Pi Towers team have peeled away from their desks to spend time with their families over the festive season, and this blog will be quiet for</i> …

Raspberry Pi

7 Arduino LCD display tips and tricks

<i>Character LCD tutorial broken down by simple tips</i> When I started working on Open Vapors, I thought the stumbling point would be the PID algorithm or …

Arduino

How To: Log into Your Raspberry Pi Using a USB-to-TTL Serial Cable

Connecting to your headless Raspberry Pi on the go typically requires a network connection or carrying around bulky peripheral hardware like a screen …

Raspberry Pi

Awesome Raspberry Pi On Off Switch HAT

‘sOne of the main issues most Raspberry Pi users encounter when using their mini PC on a daily basis as a way to gracefully turn off their Pi PC …

Driver Board Makes Nixie Projects Easier than Ever

We know, we know — yet another Nixie clock. But really, this one has a neat trick: an easy to use, feature packed driver for Nixies that makes …

Create Your Own Local Personal Cloud Using The Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts or those looking for a local personal cloud to help access and store files, documents, photos and other media may be …

PiTunnel connects your Raspberry Pi to the world

Raspberry Pis are usually very lonely. These tiny, single-board computers sit quietly under desks or inside 3D printed cases, staring wistfully into the far distance while waiting for a little attention. Now, thanks to a side project by a programmer named Dimitri Raftopoulos, an app called PiTunnel …

DIY Raspberry Pi Weather Station

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts, hobbyists or students looking to create their very own DIY Raspberry Pi weather station are sure to enjoy this new tutorial …

Google brings AI camera tools to the Raspberry Pi with AIY Vision kit

The circuit board provides the ability to run neural networks on the device<p>Google has announced the AIY Vision Kit, opening up a new way for …

7 Undiscovered Add-On Boards For Your Raspberry Pi

It’s been a couple of weeks since I returned to the Pi, and I’m already seeing people using the same old default add-on boards all...

Microcontroller

Arduino Stuff: A Collection by Kwijebo

Arduino Nano case by lloydskoyd Aug 10, 2017<p>Collection Cover Remove<p>Arduino Nano Lux Sensor Case (www.mysensors.org) by IdefixRC Oct 4, 2014<p>Collection …

Awesome DIY Raspberry Pi Laptop

A great new Raspberry Pi and Arduino project has been posted to the Hackster.io website this week created by Dante Roumega and taking the form of a …

Learn Arduino Programming With The DevDuino Open Source Dev Board

Anyone who would like to learn more about Arduino programming may be interested in a new piece of hardware which is being created by Alexandre …

The Beginner's Guide to IFTTT

<i>In our new series</i> Getting It<i>, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on and offline.</i> …

Give old electronics new life with Linux and Raspberry Pi

Do you have five, 10, or even 15-year-old consumer electronic devices that still work but are not connected to the internet and don't get software …

Raspberry Pi

Off-The-Shelf Hacker: Power for Your Projects

Nano-Linux systems, wearables and portable equipment all need electrical power to operate.<p>Most devices I work with, like the Raspberry Pi, the CHIP …