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50 of the most important Raspberry Pi Sensors and Components
Hardware & GPIO, Projects
Hardware & GPIO, Projects

50 of the most important Raspberry Pi Sensors and Components

Felix - 22. January 2016

One of the many advantages of the Raspberry Pi is that it is possible to connect almost all standard Arduino and Raspberry Pi sensors and components to the dhtvarious GPIOs. Moreover you can evaluate and / or process the values with programs and other software. This accessory can be used in projects such as Smart […]

Raspberry Pi Robot Kit – Assembly (Part 1)
Projects
Projects

Raspberry Pi Robot Kit – Assembly (Part 1)

Felix - 9. August 2020

In addition to many other interesting projects with the Pi, a self-made robot is a small highlight because it brings together many components. In the following parts, we will create a robot with many (independent) functions step by step. In the first part of the Raspberry Pi robot tutorials, we will assemble the kit and […]

CrowPi 2 Review: Raspberry Pi Laptop & Learning Kit for Kids
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News

CrowPi 2 Review: Raspberry Pi Laptop & Learning Kit for Kids

Felix - 9. August 2020

Pretty much any hobby project can be implemented with the Raspberry Pi, but getting started is often not that easy, especially for children. Due to the low price, the Raspberry Pi comes without accessories, which is also a small hurdle. The CrowPi 2 is a Raspberry Pi laptop that tries to solve this problem: In […]

Set up a Remote Raspberry Pi Spotify Player in Your Smart Home
Home Automation, Software
Home Automation, Software

Set up a Remote Raspberry Pi Spotify Player in Your Smart Home

Felix - 27. July 2020

OpenHAB is an interface for many home automation devices. In addition, it is also possible to use it to control the music played. In this case: Spotify. As you already probably know, Spotify can be controlled remotely (e.g. from the app). We will take advantage of this and create our own Remote Raspberry Pi Spotify […]

Build Your Own Raspberry Pi Weather Station with OpenHAB 2
Home Automation, Projects
Home Automation, Projects

Build Your Own Raspberry Pi Weather Station with OpenHAB 2

Felix - 16. July 2020

One of the most popular projects besides home automation and robots is the Raspberry Pi weather station. This can be used in both indoor and outdoor circumstances and can be expanded as required. We either display the data from other devices via a web interface or use the Raspberry Pi touchscreen. In this tutorial, we […]

8×8 LED Dot Matrix – Assembly and Installation (Raspberry Pi)
Projects
Projects

8×8 LED Dot Matrix – Assembly and Installation (Raspberry Pi)

Felix - 16. July 2020

The assembly and a square LED matrix are shown since those modules are not supplied soldered together. A library for the MAX7219 IC for subsequent projects is also installed, which makes control with a Python script very easy.

Introduction & Programming of the ESP8266 NodeMCU Board
Arduino & ESP8266, Home Automation
Arduino & ESP8266, Home Automation

Introduction & Programming of the ESP8266 NodeMCU Board

Felix - 10. July 2020

The ESP8266 NodeMCU is a small microcontroller that has GPIOs and can connect to the Internet via WLAN. This and the low price make it very interesting compared to Arduinos, for example. In upcoming tutorials, we want to use the inexpensive ESP8266 modules to send data via a Wifi connection to the Raspberry Pi, which acts […]

Raspberry Pi Home Automation: Install & Configure OpenHAB
Home Automation, Projects
Home Automation, Projects

Raspberry Pi Home Automation: Install & Configure OpenHAB

Felix - 8. June 2020

In the age of the Internet of Things, more and more devices are connected. This is also suitable for your own Raspberry Pi home automation. However, each device uses a different transmission protocol, which can make controlling them quite uncomfortable. Fortunately, there is a remedy for this: The Smart Home System OpenHAB offers many existing […]

Raspberry Pi GPIO Explanation for Beginners + Programming (Part 2)
First Steps, Hardware & GPIO
First Steps, Hardware & GPIO

Raspberry Pi GPIO Explanation for Beginners + Programming (Part 2)

Felix - 28. May 2020

One of the special features of the Raspberry Pi is the programmable input-output pins. These so-called GPIOs can easily be switched via a program, which we will go through in this tutorial. For this we will write a Python program, on the one hand, we record inputs and on the other hand, we switch the […]

Learn How to Program on the Raspberry Pi – Part 1: Introduction
First Steps
First Steps

Learn How to Program on the Raspberry Pi – Part 1: Introduction

Felix - 9. May 2020

Many (absolute) beginners get a Raspberry Pi as a gift, but have often little or no programming knowledge. Therefore I would like to clear that hurdle in this series of tutorials and encourage learning to program with the Raspberry Pi. The big advantage is that we can also write a hardware-related code, which allows us […]

Creating a Raspberry Pi SSL Certificate For Free With Let’s Encrypt
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Webserver

Creating a Raspberry Pi SSL Certificate For Free With Let’s Encrypt

Felix - 1. May 2020

A connection via SSL/TLS protects the data traffic by sending packets encrypted. To be able to establish such a connection, you need a certificate from a trustworthy provider, which usually costs over $20 per year. Thanks to the Let’s Encrypt Initiative, such SSL certificates are now available to everyone – free of charge. The big advantage […]

Tips & Tricks (FAQ) to the official 7″ Raspberry Pi Touchscreen
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News

Tips & Tricks (FAQ) to the official 7″ Raspberry Pi Touchscreen

Felix - 1. May 2020

The official Raspberry Pi touchscreen module offers many options and makes many other touch displays look old for a similar price. Not only is the very accurate 10-finger capacitive touch a positive, but also no GPIOs or HDMI ports are occupied. In order to cover many topics, I have created this article, where some frequently asked […]

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