Raspberry Pi Projects for the Evil Genius

Raspberry Pi Projects for the Evil Genius

Book - 2014
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Baker & Taylor
An entertaining guide shows Raspberry Pi users how to create the following projects with their innovative computer: an LED blinker, an MP3 player, a Bluetooth robot, an earthquake detector, a home automation controller, a weather station, a radon detector, a home security controller and much more. Original.

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Norris describes 14 projects that college computer students can implement in the Linux operating system using the Python programming language on the very small and very inexpensive computer Raspberry Pi in order to gain experience creating programs. Among them are LED blinker, MP3 player, camera controller, GPS, earthquake detector, home automation, home security controller, NFC/RFID reader, local and remote logic controller, robotic car, radon detector, and serving up time with a real time clock and a network time protocol. Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

McGraw Hill

A dozen fiendishly fun projects for the Raspberry Pi!

This wickedly inventive guide shows you how to create all kinds of entertaining and practical projects with Raspberry Pi operating system and programming environment. In Raspberry Pi Projects for the Evil Genius, you’ll learn how to build a Bluetooth-controlled robot, a weather station, home automation and security controllers, a universal remote, and even a minimalist website. You’ll also find out how to establish communication between Android devices and the RasPi.

Each fun, inexpensive Evil Genius project includes a detailed list of materials, sources for parts, schematics, and lots of clear, well-illustrated instructions for easy assembly. The larger workbook-style layout makes following the step-by-step instructions a breeze.

Build these and other devious devices:

  • LED blinker
  • MP3 player
  • Camera controller
  • Bluetooth robot
  • Earthquake detector
  • Home automation controller
  • Weather station
  • Home security controller
  • RFID door latch
  • Remote power controller
  • Radon detector

Make Great Stuff!
TAB, an imprint of McGraw-Hill Professional, is a leading publisher of DIY technology books for makers, hackers, and electronics hobbyists.

Publisher: New York ; Toronto : McGraw Hill Education, c2014
ISBN: 9780071821582
Branch Call Number: 004.165 Raspb -N
Characteristics: xiii, 208 p. : ill


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