Voice Activated NeoPixel Mood Lighting #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

From Penguin Tutor on YouTube: Using the Google AIY from The MagPi magazine to voice activate NeoPixels running on a second Raspberry Pi. . See more 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 & tutorials to get you up and running... Read more

Physical computing with the Raspberry Pi @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

Nice post from Ben Nuttall up on Opensource.com. While the Raspberry Pi is an excellent and affordable mini Linux computer with a stylish and functional desktop user interface, it has plenty of scope beyond that of a regular PC. Here’s an overview of the physical computing capabilities of the Pi. . Each Friday is PiDay here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new Raspberry Pi... Read more

Raspberry Pi Kitchen Scale #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

From Raspberry Pi Tutorials: As hardly any scales work analogously, it is of course also possible to measure weights with a digital Raspberry Pi scale. This can be used in various applications as the weight value ranges which can be measured are also almost unlimited. Only a sensor and a load cell are required, which are available for different weight ranges. In this tutorial we are building a simple Raspberry... Read more

IoT data threats and other issues global companies face as GDPR nears

While the E.U.’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) won’t take full effect until May 25 2018, multi-national companies do need to take thoughtful action now to be certain their E.U.-based operations will be fully compliant when the time comes. With WannaCry, the world’s largest ransomware attack fresh in their minds, most global businesses are hyper-focused on data security in formulating responses to GDPR. However, many are less well organized in their approach... Read more

15 DIY Science Projects

Anyone can be a scientist! Check out these 15 DIY science projects and get ready to start your own experiments for the Explore Science Contest! ARDUINO MPPT SOLAR CHARGE CONTROLLER (Version-3.0) A Scientist’s Guide to Citizen Science Scientific Research High Altitude Balloon for Fun and P…By: Danger is my middle name Read more

Beginner LED Arduino Project

Learn to light an LED with Arduino microcontroller board.Have you ever heard of a microprocessor? A microprocessor is “an integrated circuit that contains all the functions of a central processing unit of a computer” (Google). A type of microprocessor is an Arduino. One of the many things that the A…By: MyWlakeTech Read more

Pi Zero W Tic Tac Case

This instructable shows how to make a cheap, simple, and effective case for a Raspberry Pi Zero W using a Tic Tac container. For those wanting a low or zero cost option to house their Pi Zeros, this design can be extremely useful for giving the board more protection and better portability. Follow al…By: Crysknife007 Read more

Make Sense of Edge Computing vs. Cloud Computing

Edge computing will not replace cloud computing, though the two approaches can complement each other. The internet of things is real, and it’s a real part of the cloud. A key challenge is how you can get data processed from so many devices. Cisco Systems predicts that cloud traffic is likely to rise nearly fourfold by 2020, increasing 3.9 zettabytes (ZB) per year in 2015 (the latest full year for... Read more