Nodez, a Kickstarter project, is challenging all expensive smart home product families.

Nodez is comprised of a hub, and 8 different nodes and is an IoT family of products that will transform your home into a smart home. Nodez has been developed over the last year with the goal of democratizing the smart home space. The six-person design and engineering team of Nodez is proud to present this affordable family of products to everyone The Nodez smart home family of products is... Read more

Even Apple can't make the Internet of Things tolerable

The Internet of Shit is a column about all the shitty things we try to connect to the internet, and what can be done about it. It’s from the anonymous creator of the Internet of Shit Twitter account. If you want to start an absolutely thrilling dinner table conversation with friends, try asking them what Internet of Things platform they’re using. Unsurprisingly, not many people know what IoT means, let... Read more

Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi Zero W without a Monitor @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

Cool post from Taron Foxworth up on Losant Enterprise IoT Platform. The recommended way to set up any Raspberry Pi is with a keyboard, mouse, and monitor. The Pi Zero and the Pi Zero W makes this even harder by requiring you to have a USB adapter (for the mouse and keyboard), and a mini HDMI adapter (for the monitor). Since the Pi Zero W is WiFi enabled, we can preconfigure... Read more

Raspberry Digital Signage 9.0 coming soon…

Raspberry Digital Signage is an operating system designed for digital signage installations on the Raspberry Pi: it displays a full-screen browser view restricted to a specified (web) resource. It shows web pages from Internet, local area network or internal (SD-card contained) sources; there is no way to escape this view but rebooting the machine. It is a hacker-proof secure operating systems for indoor and outdoor use. Raspberry Digital Signage 9.0... Read more

Devuan GNU/Linux 1.0 “Jessie” to Support Raspberry Pi 3, Acer Chromebook Devices

The final release of the Devuan GNU/Linux 1.0.0 “Jessie” operating system is almost here, and a second Release Candidate (RC) milestone just hit the streets today with a great number of improvements and bug fixes. The Devuan GNU/Linux 1.0.0 “Jessie” RC2 release is here only two weeks after the first Release Candidate to solve various issues with signing keys, as well as to add non-free and free firmware packages in... Read more

AutoPLANT Box provides fully automated monitoring of your garden #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

From hightechnix.at, translated via Google Translate: Simply at home. Who until now everything is manually used for the cultivation of native plants wonder what the AutoPLANT box can do. And you focus on what you care about yourself only: your plants . No previous experience is necessary, because in order to ensure optimal growth, the system adjusts, depending on the data its sensors automatically even on. Simply connect the AutoPLANT... Read more

Pi Powered Post Apocalyptic Tiny 4wd @tanurai

We’re loving this creepy yet totally impressive build from Tanya F! Post apocalyptic Tiny 4wd is complete! Great kit from @CoretecRobotics and @pimoroni #craft #raspberrypi pic.twitter.com/rUgOm2P6zQ — Tanya F (@tanurai) April 28, 2017 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

Add Audio Output to Your Raspberry Pi Zero W #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

From Tinkernut on YouTube via raspberry pi pod: The Raspberry Pi Zero W is an amazing miniature computer piece of technology. I want to turn it into an epic portable Spotify radio that displays visuals such as Album Art. So in this new series called “Tinkernut Workbench”, I show you step by step what it takes to build a product from the ground up. See more on YouTube or Tinkernut... Read more

Asus Tinker Board – An Inexpensive Home Theatre Solution

The Asus Tinker Board is a computer designed for Single Board Computer hobbyists, makers [he] Internet of things enthusiasts. One of the highlights of the device is its multimedia support – it’s a tremendous prospect for the multimedia enthusiast on a budget. The computer has a respectable 1.8GHz ARM Cortex-A17 quad-core processor. It’s only 32-bit (unlike the Raspberry Pi 3) but it has a higher clock speed. The Tinker Board... Read more