Controlling your Raspberry Pi with Telegram CLI #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

From Pi My Life Up: In this project, we will be building upon our Telegram tutorial by showing you how to utilize Telegram to control your Raspberry Pi. We will be doing this by utilizing the LUA interpreter that is built into the Telegram CLI which opens it up to quite a wide variety of functionality. Basically, the LUA interpreter allows us to program certain functions that trigger when something... Read more

Build an Itty Bitty Beat Box @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi @pimoroni

Great new tutorial from Pimoroni. UM TISH! UM TISH! UM TISH! Let’s combine pHAT Stack, Speaker pHAT, Piano HAT, and Drum HAT into an Itty Bitty Beat Box! Using Speaker pHAT means that the whole thing is self-contained and could easily be housed in an enclosure to make the setup more permanent. . Each Friday is PiDay here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new... Read more

The WhooPi Cushion @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

via RaspberryPi.org You might remember Carrie Anne and me showing off the WhooPi Cushion live on Facebook last year. The project was created as a simple proof of concept during a Pi Towers maker day. However, our viewers responded so enthusastically that we set about putting together a how-to resource for it. When we made the resource available, it turned out to be so popular that we decided to include... Read more

Analysing Storage Usage on a Raspberry Pi with Ncdu #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

Handy tip from Raspberry Pi Spy: Sometimes you need to find out what is using the space on your SD card. Raspbian includes a useful tool called Ncdu which can provide a breakdown of the space used by folders from the command line. Each Friday is PiDay here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new Raspberry Pi related products. Adafruit has the largest and best... Read more

Intel debuts “Arduino Create” software on a new UP Squared Grove kit

Intel unveiled an “Arduino Create” toolkit for Intel-based systems running Linux. It debuts on a new Ubuntu-based “UP Squared IoT Grove Development Kit.” Intel may have killed its Curie-enabled Arduino 101 SBC when it discontinued the Curie, but now it’s working to improve Arduino connectivity on Intel based systems running Linux with its cloud-based Arduino […] Read more

All you need to know about IoT Botnets [Q&A]

Connected devices like smart TVs and webcams aren’t new — but since their inception 30 years ago, the number of humans connected to the internet has been surpassed by the number of devices connected to it. In fact, industry analysts estimate the number of connected devices will reach 50 billion by 2020. And as the number of connected devices increases exponentially, so the number of security risks grows as well.... Read more

How to Install LineageOS on Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi isn’t short on operating systems. There are plenty of choices, but most are Linux distributions, and they have certain limitations. Android, on the other hand, has more compatibility with third party apps and services, especially streaming ones. Android also has tons of apps, like games, that could benefit from being run on a full screen, and the Pi is a great way to do that. In the... Read more