1. Pi-Rex – Bark Activated Door Opening System with Raspberry Pi

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    Continuing our pre-Christmas whimsy, a bark-activated door opener, courtesy of David Hunt (and dog, Lexi): “She barks at night when she’s left out. She barks early in the morning when she’s left in. […]

  2. PiRingo: Festive Fun for Raspberry Pi GPIO

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    Is RPi taking over Kickstarter? This project – already funded and closed in November – promises a fun way to learn GPIO programming in Python or Scratch with Christmas themed designs. The PiRingo is […]

  3. Kano Raspberry Pi toolkit breaks through $1m on Kickstarter

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    As reported here last month, the Kano Raspberry Pi kit has blasted through the $1m mark on Kickstarter, and with 6 days still to go has reached $1,264,506. “1 MILLION!! THANK YOU!!! We’re humbled, […]

  4. 2000 Pi kits in giveaway

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    The Raspberry Pi Foundation and Google have announced that they are giving away 2000 RPi kits this Christmas. “In support of “Hour of Code”  as part of Computer Science Education week, we got […]

  5. Raspberry PI: Charting Ambient vs Outside Temperature

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    How to use a Raspberry PI to chart ambient temperature vs outside temperature.  From WhiskeyTangoHotel.com, this article provides source code and schematics:  http://whiskeytangohotel.com/ds18b20. What you need: Raspberry PI with an internet connection DS18B20 temperature sensor […]

  6. PiTouch: HDMI Multitouch Monitor for RPi & BB Black

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    Sublime Technologies of Mountain View, California, have launched a project in Indiegogo, hoping to raise $100k to develop a multitouch monitor for RPi and BeagleBone Black. “PiTouch: HDMI Multitouch Monitor for Raspberry Pi […]

  7. Raspberry Pi Battery Backup

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    A neat little article on Repairhub, giving detailed instructions (and important warnings) for creating a battery backup for your Raspberry Pi. The finished circuit does the following: Trickle charge the battery while on […]

  8. Kano Raspberry Pi toolkit gets almost $600k on Kickstarter

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    “A computer and coding kit for all ages, all over the world. Simple as Lego, powered by Pi. Make games, learn code, create the future.” With an original ask of $100k, this project […]

  9. Capsule Entertainment, Africa’s 1st for RPi & ARM Gaming

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    Based in Cape Town, Capsule Entertainment has a strong expertise in code optimisation for ARM platforms, bringing unique Game Play experience to thousands of Gamers.

  10. Clone Dropbox with a Raspberry Pi and BTSync

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    Software developer Shane Reustle, who works at New York-based Nestio, has developed a way of creating a Dropbox-style sync service using the Raspberry Pi and BitTorrent Sync. Shane writes: “After constantly hitting my […]