Auto-Starting Programs on the Raspberry Pi

Auto-Starting Programs on the Raspberry Pi

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There are multiple ways of auto-starting programs on the Raspberry Pi when it boots or you log in.  There’s ‘cron’, ‘init’, Gnome Scheduler amongst...
TV HAT Case Assembly Guide (Raspberry Pi 3B+)

TV HAT Case Assembly Guide (Raspberry Pi 3B+)

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The laser-cut parts of the case are protected by an adhesive film which needs to be removed before assembly. Bill of Materials Raspberry Pi B+/2/3...
The Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ is here!

The Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ is here!

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It's been a little over half a year since the launch of the last Raspberry Pi, the 3 Model B+, but it's been a good 3 years since the original 1 Mo...
Securely Logging into a Raspberry Pi without a Password

Securely Logging into a Raspberry Pi without a Password

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We’re always being told to choose a long, hard to guess password for all our accounts, so how can we log into a Raspberry Pi without a password usi...
Tutorial: Tactile switch

Tutorial: Tactile switch

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Tutorial: Tactile switch   Buttons and switches are a fundamental part of ‘physical’ computing. This beginner’s tutorial is designed to teach the b...
Tutorial: How to run a program from boot

Tutorial: How to run a program from boot

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Tutorial: How to run a program from boot   Having a program start by itself when you boot your Raspberry Pi can be very useful. There are a few ...
Tutorial: Flashing LED using GPIO Output

Tutorial: Flashing LED using GPIO Output

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Tutorial: Flashing LED using GPIO Output   In this example we'll cover how to build a very simple circuit consisting of an LED and resistor connec...
Watch Digital TV in Plex with the Raspberry Pi TV HAT

Watch Digital TV in Plex with the Raspberry Pi TV HAT

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Yesterday Raspberry Pi released the new Raspberry Pi TV HAT, a DVB-T2 Digital TV receiver add on for the Raspberry Pi. We created a step-by-step us...
How To Stream Digital TV With The Raspberry Pi TV HAT

How To Stream Digital TV With The Raspberry Pi TV HAT

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This guide will steer you through the process of assembling, installing, configuring and operating the Raspberry Pi TV HAT. We’ve been exploring th...
Tutorial - How to give your Raspberry Pi a Static IP Address

Tutorial - How to give your Raspberry Pi a Static IP Address

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If you are using the latest Raspbian Jessie, click here to read our updated guide. To log in to your Raspberry Pi remotely, you'll need the IP of t...
How to control your Raspberry Pi robot with a TV remote

How to control your Raspberry Pi robot with a TV remote

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If you’ve bought one of our affordable EduKit Robotics kits, you’ll no doubt come to a point where you want to advance further by customising and c...
Control your Raspberry Pi media centre with FLIRC

Control your Raspberry Pi media centre with FLIRC

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One of the first things you’ll need when you set up a Raspberry Pi media centre is a remote control. Using a keyboard and mouse just isn’t ideal in...
An introduction to Raspberry Pi GPIO

An introduction to Raspberry Pi GPIO

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What’s so special about Raspberry Pi? It’s a question that I’m often asked and the answer is usually the same. The GPIO pins of course! Those littl...
What Programs are on Raspbian

What Programs are on Raspbian

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The Raspbian operating system has a lot of programs already installed by default. But what are they all? This weeks tutorial will explain what each...
Setting up a Wireless Access Point - Bridge Method (internet over wired Ethernet)

Setting up a Wireless Access Point - Bridge Method (internet over wired Ethernet)

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In this tutorial we will show you how to setup your Raspberry Pi as a WiFi Access Point and how to bridge the access point to your wired internet c...
Testing PCsensor's TEMPerHUM Part 4 - Linux (Software Logging)

Testing PCsensor's TEMPerHUM Part 4 - Linux (Software Logging)

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Testing PCsensor's “TEMPerHUM” Phase 4: Testing PCsensor's “TEMPerHUM” in Linux environment In Phase 3 we talked about using TEMPerHUM temperature ...