Community posts for Raspberry Pi

This page, updated regularly, aggregates posts from the Raspberry Pi community.

Arduino Uno vs BeagleBone vs Raspberry Pi

Posted on April 15, 2013 at 4:00 PM by MAKE

The Monday Jolt is a new column about microcontrollers and electronics that appears in MAKE every Monday morning. This post was written by Roger Meike and appeared on the Digital Dinner on October 24th 2012. It is reposted here on the MAKE site with permission. We like to build stuff here at Digital Diner. [...]

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Twitter Controlled RPi Robot Hand

Posted on April 12, 2013 at 6:13 PM by MAKE

2013-04-11 15.42.45Whiskey Tango Hotel’s Hand of Pi is a robot hand that gestures (sometimes rudely) when a tweet is sent to @OurCatDoor that contains certain keywords. It’s all controlled by a Raspberry Pi. Looks like this is one of the entries in our Raspberry Pi Design Contest which closed last night… [...]

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Raspberry Pi in an N64 Case

Posted on April 3, 2013 at 5:00 PM by MAKE

DSCN1445Raspberry Pis are neat because they have so many applications and are open to creative expansion by any user with an idea. And they're only $35! The downside of that low price is that no accessories are included, which means no case. After the Raspberry Pi Meetup here at MAKE, I was inspired to make my own case out of an N64 game cartridge. Here's how I did it!

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RPi-Powered Dual Cat Feeder

Posted on March 29, 2013 at 4:30 PM by MAKE

Dave Bryan added a Raspberry Pi and a couple of continuous-rotation servos to a commercial cat feeder to make it dispense automatically: Back in February I started teaching my Raspberry Pi 101 class at The Hack Factory. After the first class I think I had Pi on the brain, I [...]

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