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20 easy Raspberry Pi projects : toys, tools, gadgets, and more! / by Rui Santos and Sara Santos.
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Twenty easy Raspberry Pi projects
Publication Information:
San Francisco : No Starch Press, Inc., [2018]
Physical Description:
xx, 265 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
"Compatible with Raspberry Pi 2 and 3."--Back cover.
LEDs. Blinking an LED ; Pushbutton LED flashlight ; LED dimmer switch ; A graphical user interface for a multicolor LED ; Rainbow light strip -- Displays. An LCD reminder ; Mini weather forecaster ; Pong with a sense hat -- Sensors. All-in-one weather sensor station ; Intruder alarm with email notifications ; Gas and smoke alarm ; Temperature and humidity data logger -- Cameras. Burglar detector with photo capture ; Home surveillance camera -- Web applications. Building your first website ; Connecting your electronics to the web ; Internet of things control center with Node-RED -- Games and toys. Digital drum set ; Make a game in Scratch: Hungry monkey -- Wi-fi remote-controlled robot.
"A beginner-friendly collection of electronics projects for Raspberry Pi, suited for kids, parents, educators, and hobbyists. Each project provides step-by-step instructions, full-color photos and circuit diagrams, and the complete code"-- Provided by publisher.
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After a crash course to get you set up with your Raspberry Pi, you'll learn how to build interactive projects like a digital drum set; a WiFi controlled robot; a Pong game; an intruder alarm and more. Along the way, you'll work with core components like LCD screens, cameras, sensors, and even learn how to set up your own server. Each project provides step-by-step instructions, full-colour photos and circuit diagrams, and the complete code to bring your build to life. If you re ready to hit the ground running and make something interesting, let Raspberry Pi Project Handbook be your guide.

Author Notes

Rui Santos runs Random Nerd Tutorials, a popular site full of step-by-step instructions for electronics projects. His work has been featured on popular websites like Instructables, Hackaday, and Dangerous Prototypes. Sara Santos has been on the Random Nerd Tutorials team since 2015.

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