Archive for March 2016

Raspberry Pi self-driving robot

Mar 16th, 2016 | By
custom build robots self-driving robot

This post is about my self-driving robot car project. The idea was to build a robot which is able to drive around without crashing into the walls and furniture of my flat. The robot uses a Raspberry Pi 3 as control unit and sensors to scan the environment. All the Python programs developed to steer

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security robot

Mar 16th, 2016 | By
custom build security robot

The idea is to build a cheap and modular security robot as a Do-it-Yourself project with a Raspberry Pi as the brain of the robot. The robot will inform you over internet if an intruder is detected in your home. The robot will take pictures and videos from the burglar. Depending on the internet connection

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Raspberry Pi Zero

Mar 3rd, 2016 | By
Raspberry Pi Zero

It was very hard to get the chance to order one Raspberry Pi ZERO. I tracked the availability of the ZERO with the website “Where is my Pi ZERO”. http://whereismypizero.com At the time I ordered the ZERO the only shop selling the ZERO was “The PiHut”. I ordered the “ZERO Essentials Kit” with a bunch

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Raspberry Pi 3

Mar 1st, 2016 | By
Raspberry Pi 3

Today I got my Raspberry Pi 3. One day after the official presentation I am installing and configuring the latest single board computer from the Raspberry Pi Foundation. You need the latest version of Raspbian released on the 26th of February 2016. The latest version of Raspbian is supporting the Raspberry Pi 3 and all

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