Raspberry Pi

Smart cat wheel injects Raspberry Pi tech into your cat's workout

Cat wheels have kept domestic felines fit and active for decades, but this DIY project puts a technologically advanced spin on the traditional design with the addition of a Raspberry Pi.
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Looking for a fun electronics project? Here’s 10 easy Arduino-based gizmos you can build

If you really want to show off your DIY skills, Arduino projects can be useful, beautiful, and downright impressive. Unfortunately, some also require some serious skill. Check out 10 of our current favorites.

Burger King toy turns into a “Game Boy Color Nano”

The Raspberry Pi has a lot of different uses, including morphing an old Burger King Game Boy Color toy into one of the cutest emulators to walk the earth. That's what one guy thought and found someone already doing it.

Meet the camera that shows you a stranger’s images instead of your own

A French artist and engineer has created a wacky Raspberry Pi-powered camera that not only doesn't show you the image you took, but instead display someone else's from Google Image search.
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Weekend Workshop: Tear up your driveway with this Raspberry Pi-powered RC car

Drones are great, sure, but who wouldn't enjoy ripping a DIY RC car around their neighborhood? Here's how to easily construct one using a soldering iron and Raspberry Pi B in a matter of hours.

Make your own DIY Polaroid camera with a Rasberry Pi and a receipt printer

This clever instant camera is made from a Raspberry Pi computer and a thermal printer, stuffed inside a cardboard box. Adafruit provides instructions on how you can make one at home.
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Disabling a drone is easier than you think

The latest tutorial from Make magazine shows you how to build a device that'll disable a drone in an instant. It uses a telnet connection to hijack a drone and a Raspberry Pi to send commands remotely.

Get snapping: Inexpensive Raspberry Pi Zero now comes camera-ready

Building a camera equipped, micro-PC is now cheaper than ever, as the $5 Raspberry Pi Zero now comes equipped with a connector to hook up the Pi Foundations' camera module, letting you get imaging for less.

Think the Raspberry Pi is underpowered? Here’s 10 projects that prove you wrong

The Raspberry Pi is an amazing device that can be used in ways you'd never guess. We've found ten of the best projects yet finished, and you may be surprised by how functional some are.
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Pair this kit with a Raspberry Pi for the DIY headphone amp of your dreams

Looking for a DAC/tube amp combo to power your headphones or feed your other stereo gear but don't have a lot of cash to spend? Now all you need is a Raspberry Pi and this $120 kit, now on Kickstarter.

Sony’s higher-resolution sensor spices up Raspberry Pi’s camera module

The Raspberry Pi's optional camera sensor accessory finally received an upgrade to Sony's IMX219 mobile device sensor, offering 8.08 million active pixels for the same $25 price tag. The previous board only provided a 5MP camera sensor…
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Weekend Workshop: How to auto tweet your ISP when your Internet slows down

Sick of the slow and unpredictable broadband speeds you get from your Internet service provider? Build this simple monitoring device to log your speeds throughout the day and hold your ISP accountable.