September 15, 2020

How to Use a Raspberry Pi as a VPN Server

Decided you need a VPN? It’s easy enough to rent one for a monthly fee, but with just a Raspberry Pi and a bit of know-how […]
August 28, 2020

How to Use a Raspberry Pi as a DNS Server

If you’re looking to a DNS server for a home or small business network, a Raspberry Pi is cheap, reliable and power efficient option. First, let’s […]
August 28, 2020
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How to Use a Raspberry Pi as a Web Server

Were you aware that the Raspberry Pi Foundation’s official website is hosted on a cluster of Raspberry Pi boards? This configuration successfully served tens of millions […]
August 27, 2020

Making the GPIO Easier With GPIO Zero

A Simpler Python Library Developed for Children/Young Adults to Control the GPIO If you’ve written any code at all for the Raspberry Pi’s GPIO pins, there’s […]
August 27, 2020

Using Node-RED and Raspberry Pi to Tweet the Weather With a Touch of a Button

Node-RED is a visual programming tool that can interface components on your Raspberry Pi’s GPIO pins with various websites and online services. It’s produced by IBM, […]
August 26, 2020

How to Have Entrance Music Using a Raspberry Pi

In my youth, my favorite wrestler was definitely Shawn Michaels, the “Heartbreak Kid”. A great athlete and performer, everything he did was ludicrously entertaining. That began […]
July 18, 2020

Using Raspberry Pi GPIO Pins With the RPi.GPIO Python Library

Before GPIO Zero launched in 2016, new users usually began exploring the GPIO pins with another Python module: RPi.GPIO. RPi.GPIO is only slightly more work to […]
June 26, 2020

Using PIR Motion Sensors With the Raspberry Pi and Python

Infrared is a kind of light we can’t see without special equipment, but we sometimes feel as heat. It’s called “infrared” because it occurs beyond the […]
June 18, 2020

An Introduction to Raspberry Pi GPIO Pins

In recent years, the Raspberry Pi has become popular largely as an inexpensive, compact Linux box for media and retro video games, as well as a […]
May 26, 2020

Introduction to Raspberry Pi 4: Tackling the Basic Electronic Kits With the Raspberry Pi 4!

This is the final lesson in our series using the latest, high-performance Raspberry Pi 4 Model B to review everything from the Raspberry Pi setup to […]
May 25, 2020
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Introduction to Raspberry Pi 4: Mastering the Use of the Raspberry Pi 4 in Headless Mode!

In this series, we are using the latest, high-performance Raspberry Pi 4 Model B to review once again everything from the Raspberry Pi setup to the […]
May 22, 2020
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Introduction to Raspberry Pi 4: Let’s Start Using the New “Raspberry Pi 4!”

In June 2019, the Raspberry Pi 4 Model B (hereinafter, “Raspberry Pi 4”) was announced by the Raspberry Pi Foundation. In this series of lessons, we […]