Hackspace magazine 6: Paper Engineering

HackSpace magazine is back with our brand-new issue 6 , available for you on shop shelves, in your inbox, and on our website right now. Inside Hackspace magazine 6 Paper is probably the first thing you ever used for making, and for good reason: in no other medium can you iterate through 20 designs at the cost of only a few pennies. We’ve roped in Rob Ives to show us how to make a barking paper dog with moveable parts and a cam mechanism. Even better, the magazine includes this free paper automaton for you to make yourself.

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Cypress Delivers Robust Wireless Connectivity to Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ IoT Single Board Computer – Markets Insider

Markets Insider Cypress Delivers Robust Wireless Connectivity to Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ IoT Single Board Computer Markets Insider Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY), the leader in advanced embedded solutions, today announced its Wi-Fi ® and Bluetooth ® combo solution delivers robust wireless connectivity to the new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ Internet of Things (IoT) single board …

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Dive into DIY robotics with this Raspberry Pi training – TechSpot

TechSpot Dive into DIY robotics with this Raspberry Pi training TechSpot Raspberry Pi is a small but powerful microcomputer capable of programming with languages like Scratch and Python as well as interacting with Internet of Things (IoT) devices. From playing games to building robots, Raspberry Pi has emerged as a fun and …

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The new Raspberry Pi has 5 GHz Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2 – The Verge

The Verge The new Raspberry Pi has 5 GHz Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.2 The Verge Speaking of the Internet of Things, the new Pi's Wi-Fi has “modular compliance certification,” which means if developers use this Pi hardware in their final product, they won't have as much of a hassle getting the Wi-Fi certified by regulators. Also ..

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Raspberry Pi 4G Internet Of Things Bit 4G HAT – Geeky Gadgets

Geeky Gadgets Raspberry Pi 4G Internet Of Things Bit 4G HAT Geeky Gadgets Raspberry Pi enthusiasts searching for a way to add 4G connectivity to their mini PC projects may be interested in the Altitude Tech IoT Bit 4G HAT designed specifically for the Raspberry Pi mini PC. The Internet of things Bit 4G HAT connects to the … Mouser – Add-on board for Raspberry Pi gives access to fast internet connectivity (Altitude Technology Pi01-4) Electropages (blog) all 2 news articles »

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Barcode reader for visually impaired shoppers

To aid his mother in reading the labels of her groceries, Russell Grokett linked a laser barcode reader to a Raspberry Pi Zero W to read out the names of scanned item. RASPBERRY PI TALKING BARCODE READER My mom is unable to read labels on grocery items anymore, so I went looking for solutions. After seeing that bar code readers for the blind run many hundreds of dollars, I wanted to see what could be done using a Raspberry Pi and a USB Barcode reader.

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Petoi: a Pi-powered kitty cat

A robot pet is the dream of many a child, thanks to creatures such as K9, Doctor Who’s trusted companion, and the Tamagotchi, bleeping nightmare of parents worldwide. But both of these pale in comparison (sorry, K9) to Petoi, the walking, meowing, live-streaming cat from maker Rongzhong Li. Petoi: OpenCat Demo Mentioned on IEEE Spectrum: https://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/humanoids/video-friday-boston-dynamics-spotmini-opencat-robot-engineered-arts-mesmer-uncanny-valley More reads on Hackster: https://www.hackster.io/petoi/opencat-845129 优酷: http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMzQxMzA1NjM0OA==.html?spm=a2h3j.8428770.3416059.1 We are developing programmable and highly maneuverable quadruped robots for STEM education and AI-enhanced services.

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