FT1 retro styled terminal power by Raspberry Pi

John Kennedy has built a fantastic retro style terminal which he has named the FT1 and equipped with a Raspberry Pi mini PC. The terminal Has been built for use with retro computer kits and includes a cheap LCD screen, USB keyboard and place for your mini PC. The laser cat outer casing is available […]

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Raspberry Pi Windows IoT Core LED matrix

Mike Baney has published a new project to the Hackster.io website this week providing details on how you can create your very own Raspberry Pi Windows IoT Core LED matrix. Classified as an intermediate skill level project, completion is expected to take approximately 60 minutes and you will require a Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, […]

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Insect piloted self-balancing robot

DIY self balancing robots are nothing new but Grzegorz Lochnicki and Nicolas Kubail Kalousdian have pushed the simple robot to its next level by creating the Augmented Arthropod. The project has also been kindly published to Instructables allowing you to build your very own insect piloted robot and offering a great insight into the mechanics […]

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Enviro+ Raspberry Pi air quality monitor

Developers, makers, Raspberry Pi enthusiasts or anyone else wishing to monitor the air quality in a location either indoor to outdoor may be interested in any Raspberry Pi air quality monitor called the Enviro+ specifically designed for the Raspberry Pi mini PC. Sensors on the Pimoroni Raspberry Pi accessory include : – LTR-559 light and […]

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Raspberry Pi tracker and cellular SOS button

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts searching for a project to keep them busy this weekend may be interested in a new Raspberry Pi tracker and cellular SOS button created by Hackster.io member Dana Mah. The project is classed as an intermediate level built and is expected to take approximately 10 hours to complete. It’s creator explains more […]

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Water Resistant Pressure Sensor measures changes and absolute pressure

Makers, developers or hobbyists needing to sense pressure in a damp environment may be interested in a new arrival at the Adafruit online store. Adafruit has this week announced the availability of their new LPS35HW Water Resistant Pressure Sensor that will allow you to see relative changes in pressure as well as the absolute pressure. […]

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DIY portable Nintendo Wii handheld game system

Hacker Bill Paxton has transformed a Nintendo Wii console into a small pocket handheld which crosses Game Boy Advance SP and GameCube into one awesome portable console which will hopefully soon be made available as a kit to be able to build yourself. The small portable Nintendo We can play both GameCube and Wii games […]

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DIY PyGamer hand crank gaming console

Makers and gamers interested in the gaming console unveiled last month by Panic in the form of the Playdate, fitted with a hand crank controller. May be interested in a new project published by the Ruiz Brothers to the Adafruit website. Providing instructions on how you can create your very own console complete with hank […]

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eInk DIY weather station project

Makers, hobbyists and weather enthusiasts interested in building their very own DIY weather station may be interested in the new project featured on the Adafruit Explore & Learn portal. The new guide provides a method of creating a no-solder, Internet-connected ePaper weather display that escape full of displaying weather symbols, temperature, date and more. Project […]

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Raspberry Pi Strawberry4Pi 2 Internet of Things control system

Strawberry4Pi has returned to Kickstarter to launch their new Internet of Things control system in the form of the Strawberry4Pi 2 Raspberry Pi HAT and companion smartphone application which enables you to control projects from your smartphone in just a few minutes. Watch the demonstration video below to learn more about the IoT control system […]

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