Matt Reed

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Hack a Raspberry Pi to automatically play your entrance music

As a kid, I passionately followed the world of wrestling entertainment through WWF (now WWE) and WCW. The death-defying stunts and gripping drama made me want to be a professional athlete, but it was the fighters’ entrances, set to appropriate theme music, that made me want to be a …

Slack Doorbell Arcade Notifies Employees

Doorbell Arcade Notifies Employees Through the Functionality of Slack<p>Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>A conference celebrating innovation in brand …

Back Up And Sync Your Files Inside A Mason Jar With Raspberry Preserve

Do you like the concept of backup services like Dropbox or Box but don’t want to relinquish control of your data? Well now you can keep your files safely stored in your own pantry, right next to your jars of fruits and vegetables.<p>An innovative DIYer has figured out a way to skillfully merge a …

Raspberry Pi

Slackbot Bot Turns A Roomba And A Tornado Siren Into A Wonky Little Robot That DJs And Gives High Fives

Roombas are great. I mean, sure, sometimes it’ll choke on a sock. And yeah, some times you’ll find it having a panic attack under your dining room table, bonking endlessly into chair leg after chair leg. But hey, it cleans your floors while you watch Gilmore Girls and eat Cheetos — that’s pretty …

Robotics

This Game Where You Build IKEA Furniture Without Instructions Is Torture and Should Never Be Played

Add a few more wooden pegs and umlauts. That'll probably work.<p>Höme Improvisåtion is not a video game. It is digital torture and should be illegal under the Geneva conventions.<p>Perhaps you think we're being unfair, but the game has two big strikes against it. One, it's a game about assembling IKEA …

Preserve Data in a Mason Jar Using Raspberry Pi

Living in the South I’ve had a lifelong fascination with Mason jars. They’re used to preserve everything and have a uniquely nostalgic aesthetic.<p>Once I realized a Raspberry Pi would fit perfectly inside one, I decided the obvious use for it was preserving digital content. Having run BitTorrent Sync …