March 11, 2016

Installing WordPress on Raspberry Pi

I found this page looking through the Raspberry Pi official website. It shows how to install WordPress on Raspberry Pi! As a regular WordPress user, I have to try […]
March 10, 2016

Linking Arduino to Another Application Using OSC Communication Part 1

With several parts and shields available, I think that Arduino is clearly a very stand alone device for development. Taking it one step further this time, […]
March 9, 2016

Accessing Raspberry Pi From a Smartphone Part 2 – VNC Auto-run

In the second part of our series on how to control Raspberry Pi using VNC, we’ll set up the auto-run. We will get into the second […]
March 8, 2016
Lazurite stand alone watering machine

Lazurite Stand-Alone Watering Machine

This time, we will make a stand alone watering machine that will take advantage of Lazurite, a low-power microcomputer board. We were amazed to find out how […]
March 7, 2016

Accessing Raspberry Pi From a Smartphone Part 1 – Implementing VNC

Let’s try displaying our Raspberry Pi desktop on a smartphone screen! We’ve already introduced remote access with Windows in “Making a Portable Raspberry Pi with the […]
March 6, 2016
Raspberry Pi Twitter Bot

Making a Raspberry Pi Twitter Bot Part 3 – Auto-posting

Here’s the last part of our series on making a Raspberry Pi Twitter bot. Above is the picture of our completed device. When it gets new […]
March 5, 2016
Raspberry Pi Twitter Bot

Making a Raspberry Pi Twitter Bot Part 2 – Reading RSS feeds

Let’s continue working on our Raspberry Pi Twitter bot! In the part 1, we figured out how to post tweets through the Twitter API. Next, we […]
March 4, 2016

Using Arduino with Parts and Sensors – Solar Powered Arduino (part 3)

In the second part, we learned how to charge an electric double layer capacitor through the capacitor mechanism. We learned that it is possible to charge an […]
March 3, 2016

Making a Raspberry Pi Twitter Bot Part 1 – Twitter API

This is the second time we’re using Raspberry Pi with an API! This time, we’ll use the Twitter API to create a tool that will automatically post […]
March 2, 2016

Using Arduino with Parts and Sensors – Solar Powered Arduino (part 2)

In the first part, we were able to flicker an LED with Arduino. We learned that it works fine when it’s nice outside, but we weren’t able to do […]
March 1, 2016
Arduino and Solar panel

Using Arduino with Parts and Sensors – Solar Powered Arduino (Part 1)

Today, we will be trying something new by moving away from conventional ways of powering the Arduino, like using power/USB cable or batteries. We will experiment with […]
March 1, 2016
Arduino Remote control

Using Arduino with Parts and Sensors – Infrared Remote Control (Last Part)

Last time, we learned how to use the infrared receiver module and an infrared LED. This time, let’s put what we’ve learned into practice by creating a […]