Raspberry Pi Zero HATs for Home Automation and IoT Designs – All About Circuits

All About Circuits Raspberry Pi Zero HATs for Home Automation and IoT Designs All About Circuits For those of you who aren't familiar with Raspberry Pi , HATs and pHATs are the RPi equivalent of Arduino shields; add-on boards for the 40 pin GPIO with the EEPROM designation. HATs and pHATs are essentially the same things but pHATs are designated ..

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Book-wrangling at Wordery with a Raspberry Pi

While we mostly deal in pretty technologically advanced stuff here at Pi Towers, we are huge fans of the printed word too. It’s great to hear, then, that the Raspberry Pi has been helping booksellers to keep bibliophiles like us supplied with all the reading matter they could wish for. Jeff Podolski, IT and network technician at Wordery, recently got in touch to tell us just how his company has been using the Pi in their warehouse

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Raspberry Pi partners with RS Components to expand manufacturing operations to Japan – Robotics and Automation News (press release) (subscription)

Raspberry Pi partners with RS Components to expand manufacturing operations to Japan Robotics and Automation News (press release) (subscription) RS Components and the Raspberry Pi Foundation have agreed a deal which will see the latest iteration of the Raspberry Pi 3 credit-card-sized single-board computer being manufactured in Japan under a local contract manufacturing arrangement.

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The Raspberry Pi-powered loom

We’re a small organisation full of makers, and I think at least two of us own a hand loom for weaving textiles. (One of the reasons I enjoy the TV show  Vikings so much is the casual looming that’s going on as backdrop in many of the indoor scenes – the textile sort, not the impending-doom sort, although there’s plenty of that too.) Siggy and Laergatha (personal role model) get down to a spot of light weaving before commencing to crush skulls and pillage. Here in the 21st century, Lorna and I use hand looms because powered looms are very expensive

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Raspberry Pi Home Automation System Hits Kickstarter (video) – Geeky Gadgets

Geeky Gadgets Raspberry Pi Home Automation System Hits Kickstarter (video) Geeky Gadgets Zip The Fish has created a new Raspberry Pi adapter which has been specifically designed to enable a wide variety of home automation features allowing you to transform any property from a single small room to a large hotel smarter, say its developers. and more »

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