Android-Based RaspAnd Linux OS for Raspberry Pi 3 Gets Better Video Performance

Developer Arne Exton is today informing us about the availability of an updated build of his Android-Based RaspAnd operating system for Raspberry Pi 3 and Raspberry Pi 2 single-board computers that adds various improvements. It’s been a week since we talked here about Build 170605 of RaspAnd Nougat 7.1.2, and Build 170616 is here today to replace the previous ones by adding some of the latest software applications and technologies.... Read more

Attendance System Using MYSQL With Raspberry Pi and RFID-RC522 @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

Nice project tutorial from instructables user deligence. In thisproject we are taking data from RFID reader which is connected to Node MCU V3 and saving it to PHPMYADMIN database running on Raspberry pi. . 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 selection of Raspberry Pi accessories and all the code... Read more

GPS-Controlled GoPro Photo Taker #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

via RaspberryPi.org Using a Raspberry Pi 3, a GPS module, a power pack, and a GoPro plus GoPro Stick, Estefannie created the PAGCPPT as a means of automatically taking selfies at pre-specified tourist attractions across London. Estefannie made use of a GoPro API library to connect her GoPro to the Raspberry Pi via WiFi. With the help of this library, she wrote a Python script that made the GoPro take... Read more

Mir 0.26.3 Released

With Canonical divesting in Mir from the desktop and abandoning their mobile phone/tablet ambitions, we might not see Mir v1.0 ever reached as was anticipated to happen for the Ubuntu 17.10 cycle. However, Mir is still being maintained for IoT use-cases and today is a new point release… Read more

Ubuntu's Snapd Daemon Now Works Properly on Raspberry Pi and Raspberry Pi Zero

More than a month after Canonical’s Simon Fels announced that he’s working on bringing Snappy’s Snapd daemon to the Debian-based Raspbian operating system for Raspberry Pi SBCs, the developer updated Snapd to version 2.26.4. Snapd 2.26.4 is the latest stable and most advanced version of the Snappy daemon that allows the installation and manipulation of Snap packages, the universal binary format created by Canonical for its Ubuntu Linux OS and... Read more