DIY Coilgun Created Using Arduino Nano And Magnets (video)

Electronics enthusiasts, makers and hobbyists searching for a new project to keep them busy this weekend, may be interested in this awesome DIY coilgun created by YouTube user “Gyro”. Check out the video below to learn more about this awesome project which uses an Arduino Nano development board together with a few magnets and other […] ( …) (C) Copyright 2007-2016 Geeky Gadgets. Republishing of this feed is forbidden without... Read more

Install Raspberry Pi Desktop x86

Regular readers will know that we first gave away a copy of The Raspberry Pi Desktop operating system with issue 53 of The MagPi. Well, we’re back with an update. The latest version of The Raspberry Pi Desktop x86 is included with the print edition of this month’s magazine. You can still run the Raspberry Pi Desktop on a PC or Mac computer, but now you can also install the... Read more

IoT Temperature Sensor With ESP8266

I was inspired to create a temperature sensor that I can monitor over wifi. This project is not new, but I like the idea of having intermediate layer for security and not having to open port in your router to your IoT device.The basic idea will allow me to check up on the temperature at home while I…By: snorlaxprime Read more

IoT Base Platform With GCC, WIZwiki-W7500

I know WIZwiki-W7500 platform for IoT. Recently WIZwiki-W7500 board will be announced by WIZnet. So I implemented a firmware of WIZwiki-W7500 board by Ethernet SW modification because I can handle a source code easily. You can know the status of equipment even if it is so far. Please refer to the fo…By: bingdo72 Read more

RaspberryPi SNES And NES Module, FPGA Add-On (video)

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts may be interested in a new FPGA add-on which has been specifically designed for the Raspberry Pi and offers the ability to build a working SNES / NES. As well as providing an easy to build games console the add-on board can also be attached to the Raspberry Pi mini PC maths, […] ( …) (C) Copyright 2007-2016 Geeky Gadgets. Republishing of this feed is forbidden without... Read more

Home Management V1 – Introduction

In this mini project, we aim to learn a little more on how we can make use of AWS for our IoT set up.What we will end up with is a simple home monitoring system. It tracks basic temperature/humidity values and display then accordingly on the webapplication. It also turns on an LED based on the lig…By: clementchin96 Read more

ExaGear Desktop for Raspberry Pi 3 review

Eltechs’ ExaGear Desktop for Raspberry Pi 3 is a virtual machine that allows you to run applications designed for standard x86 processor architectures on the Pi’s ARM CPU. It’s limited to 32-bit (x86/i386) software, and running a VM can’t magically increase the Pi’s limited processor power, but we were pleasantly surprised by its capabilities. We used ExaGear’s default Debian 8 guest OS (it can also host Ubuntu 14 and 16).... Read more