Colour sensing with a Raspberry Pi

In their latest video and tutorial, Electronic Hub shows you how to detect colour using a Raspberry Pi and a TCS3200 colour sensor. Raspberry Pi Color Sensor (TCS3200) Interface | Color Detector A simple Raspberry Pi based project using TCS3200 Color Sensor. The project demonstrates how to interface a Color Sensor (like TCS3200) with Raspberry Pi and implement a simple Color Detector using Raspberry Pi

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Pi 3B+: 48 hours later

Unless you’ve been AFK for the last two days, you’ll no doubt be aware of the release of the brand-spanking-new Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ . With faster connectivity, more computing power, Power over Ethernet (PoE) pins, and the same $35 price point, the new board has been a hit across all our social media accounts! So while we wind down from launch week, let’s all pull up a chair, make yet another cup of coffee, and look through some of our favourite reactions from the last 48 hours. Twitter Our Twitter mentions were refreshing at hyperspeed on Wednesday, as you all began to hear the news and spread the word about the newest member to the Raspberry Pi family

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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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PipeCam: the low-cost underwater camera

Fred Fourie is building a low-cost underwater camera for shallow deployment, and his prototypes are already returning fascinating results. You can build your own PipeCam, and explore the undiscovered depths with a Raspberry Pi and off-the-shelf materials. Materials and build In its latest iteration, PipeCam consists of a 110mm PVC waste pipe with fittings and a 10mm perspex window at one end.

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Transition from Scratch to Python with FutureLearn

With the launch of our first new free online course of 2018 — S cratch to Python: Moving from Block- to Text-based Programming — two weeks away, I thought this would be a great opportunity to introduce you to the ins and outs of the course content so you know what to expect. FutureLearn: Moving from Scratch to Python Learn how to apply the thinking and programming skills you’ve learnt in Scratch to text-based programming languages like Python

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Hacker House’s Zero W–powered automated gardener

Are the plants in your home or office looking somewhat neglected? Then build an automated gardener using a Raspberry Pi Zero W, with help from the team at Hacker House. Make a Raspberry Pi Automated Gardener See how we built it, including our materials, code, and supplemental instructions, on Hackster.io: https://www.hackster.io/hackerhouse/automated-indoor-gardener-a90907 With how busy our lives are, it’s sometimes easy to forget to pay a little attention to your thirsty indoor plants until it’s too late and you are left with a crusty pile of yellow carcasses

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When tiny robot COZMO met our tiny Raspberry Pi

Hack your COZMO for ultimate control, using a Raspberry Pi and this tutorial from Instructables user Marcelo ‘mjrovai’ Rovai . Cozmo – RPi 4 Full integration The complete tutorial can be found here: https://www.instructables.com/id/When-COZMO-the-Robot-Meets-the-Raspberry-Pi/ COZMO COZMO is a Python-programmable robot from ANKI that boasts a variety of on-board sensors and a camera, and that can be controlled via an app or via code. To get an idea of how COZMO works, check out this rather excitable video from the wonderful Mayim Bialik.

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DesignSpark Pmod adapter for the Raspberry Pi – New Electronics

DesignSpark Pmod adapter for the Raspberry Pi New Electronics RS says this has broken new ground, as it is the first DesignSpark-branded product released in conjunction with one of its suppliers. The board is apparently supported by some examples of Python software code, which have been developed specifically ..

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Raspberry Pi Spy’s Alexa Skill

With Raspberry Pi projects using home assistant services such as Amazon Alexa and Google Home becoming more and more popular, we invited Raspberry Pi maker Matt ‘ Raspberry Pi Spy ‘ Hawkins to write a guest post about his latest project, the Pi Spy Alexa Skill.

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