Raspberry Pi Home Arcade

Play all your favorite 8-bit video games with MAME and an Arduino Esplora controller. The Raspberry Pi is great for all sorts of small computing applications — 3D printing servers, in-car computing, and more. But the Pi can also be the beating heart of a classic video arcade machine. And who doesn’t want one of those? Using a distribution of Raspbian maintained by Shea Silverman called PiPlay, this Weekend ...

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Home media center using raspberry pi

Using Raspberry pi and a hdmi/vga display from a old desktop monitor, you can create you own home media center. This is a very simple project and requires minimum prerequisite knowledge of programming/embedded systems design. All components used are off the shelf ! Here are the fun stuff that you can do with your home media center 1) Use it as a digital photo album to do a slideshow of photos from USB stora ...

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GardenPi: Garden Care with Raspberry Pi

Like any good “lazy programmer,” I’m always looking for ways to automate. This spring’s project: monitoring and watering my garden. I had a wifi-enabled Raspberry Pi laying around and decided to put it to good use. For this project I wanted to do better than just a glorified timer. The goal: An automated watering system that can use the weather forecast, soil, light, and temperature sensors to keep my garde ...

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Raspberry Pi Ipad

This is a completely awesome project. It is a home made Ipad That costs less the $100! You need very little programming skills. If you want a cheap Ipad and you love making things this is the project for you! Please vote for me in the competitions. Step 1: Hardware Materials: Raspberry Pi Sane Smart 7" inch touchscreen WIFI dongle Steps: Step 1: Attach the larger orange wire to the correct slot on the power ...

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PiLarm: Portable Raspberry Pi Room Alarm

I’m always on the lookout for those teachable moments. Inspiration struck me when my 5-year-old asked for help in keeping his little brother from sneaking into his room. I spotted the perfect time to teach him about inputs, outputs, and programming. Learning is easier when the lesson centers on solving a personal problem. I could have built a simple alarm system any number of different ways, but I knew that ...

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Home-Made Raspberry Pi Cobbler

Looking at the Raspberry Pi Cobbler in Adafuit's wonderful collection of RPi accessories, I decided that it would be a much better method of connecting the the RPi GPIO to a breadboard than an old IDE cable with wires stuck in the end. I didn't think I could justify paying $8 plus shipping to the UK for a bit of PCB with some headers. So I decided to try and make my own with some strip-board, headers, and a ...

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Home Automation using Raspberry Pi, Arduino, Domoticz, MySensors.

Hi Fellow makers, This is my first Instructable on Home Automation. The idea is to build a controller and wireless nodes to control and monitor. After a lot of hit and trial with many different controllers like OpenHab, DomotiGa, Ago Control, finally I decided to go with Domoticz as Controller and MySensor for Nodes. You must be wondering why I decided to build. I had a problem which I wanted to resolve. It ...

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Raspberry Pi Case

I made this case before my school offered 3d printing but i still decided to post it anyway. Step 1: Materials These are the materials youll need .• A block of wood • Acrylic • Raspberry pi • Screws • Nuts • Spacers Tools • Caliper • Screwdriver Not shown • Drill • Router • Knife Step 2: Drilling Drill 4 holes in the block try to be a straight as possible as shown above is the hole size Step 3: Making the h ...

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Water Tank Overflow Alarm

Wastage of water is quite prominent in urban as well as rural areas and overflowing of water tanks is a major reason for that. This water tank overflow circuit described here starts ringing as soon as the water tank becomes full. Thus, by warning the user, the project avoids the need to check overflow and prevents wastage of water. This water tank overflow circuit is based on LM324 whose output voltage is m ...

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Open Source Home Automation Project using Arduino UNO + Ethernet Shield

How Does it Work The main brain for this project is Arduino UNO Board along with Arduino Ethernet Shield to give it a wireless connectivity.Arduino runs a code to control a Relay board according to the input and also serves a web page through which respective output to the relay board can be controlled.Through relay controller board we can control lamps, tubes or any AC power sockets. You will be able to co ...

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