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Maker Quest: Raspberry Pi Irrigation Controller. Gardening improves health and quality of life, connecting us to our local environment.

Maker Quest: Raspberry Pi Irrigation Controller

Plus, you can eat organic fruits and veggies at very little cost. Alas, remembering to water can sometimes take a backseat to our busy lives. Fortunately, home automation is easier than ever with inexpensive and accessible microcontrollers like the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B and Arduino .This tutorial details the construction process for a remotely controlled solenoid irrigation valve. How to automatically water your plants with the Raspberry Pi. Having to dig out the ol' watering can and potter about the garden might be some people's idea of bliss, but it's not very 21st century.

How to automatically water your plants with the Raspberry Pi

Besides think of the time you can recoup for another hacking project. In this Raspberry Pi project we're going to automate the whole watering of plants with a Raspberry Pi linked to a weather forecast service and an add-on board that is connected to a pump. Check out our collection of fantastic Raspberry Pi projects You will need Any Raspberry Pi A+ B+ or Pi 2The latest Raspbian OSPiface Relay PlusA 12v Peristatic pumpA 12v 1A power supplyBarrel jack to screw terminalAquarium airlineSoldering skillsWi-Fi dongleAn open accountAll of the code can be downloaded here To kick off, we start by soldering connections to the terminals of our pump.

On the Piface Relay Plus, locate relay 3 and insert the GND (-) of your power into the COM terminal and also one of the pump connections. . $ sudo pip-3.2 install pyowm. Google. Setting up a Home VPN Server Using Your Raspberry Pi. It’s IoT Week at SitePoint!

Setting up a Home VPN Server Using Your Raspberry Pi

All week we’re publishing articles focused on the intersection of the internet and the physical world, so keep checking the IoT tag for the latest updates. One part of working with the Internet of Things is the difficulty of connecting to devices in your home when you aren’t in your home network. I face this difficulty every week when travelling around — I need to run tests and build Internet of Things demos, yet I’m not home to do so! How to Build a Raspberry Pi Retro Game Console for $35  Raspberry Pi - Sistema de sonido para toda la casa - Tundra IT - Blog

Para dar la bienvenida al 2016 vamos a poner un post de los que me gustan… en este documento veremos como montar un sistema de audio para nuestras casas!

Raspberry Pi - Sistema de sonido para toda la casa - Tundra IT - Blog

Con unas Raspberrys repartidas por la casa podremos tener un hilo musical o un sistema multiroom de lo más barato! Podremos escuchar cualquier canción de nuestro servidor multimedia o música desde nuestro móvil, así como Spotify o lo que nos interese! Configure CCTV System on RaspberryPi 2 with MotionEyeOS – nokitel. MotionEyeOS (previously called MotionPi) is “A Video Surveillance OS For Single-board Computers”.

Configure CCTV System on RaspberryPi 2 with MotionEyeOS – nokitel

This means that you can simply turn your RaspberryPi and a USB camera into a CCTV system in less than 10 minutes! Here is how to do it! ***Credit goes to Calin Crisan for creating such a simple and useful system! *** Step 1 – Download the latest version of MotionEyeOS from for your particular hardware (bananapi/raspberry pi/pi2) etc. Step 2 – Download SDFormatter from Step 3 – Insert your SD card in your reader/workstation and format it with the defaults from SDFormatter Step 4 – Download and install Win32 Disk Imager from Step 5 – With the SD card still in your system Write the previously downloaded motioneyeos .img file Step 6 – When writing has completed successfully make sure you Eject the SD card from your system Step 7 – Insert the SD card in your device (in my case it was a Pi2) and power it on making sure it’s connected to the network (you can even connect your USB camera(s) to it).

Turn a Raspberry Pi into a CCTV Security System. A few weeks ago I received the new version of the Nwazet Camera Box Bundle, re-designed to fit the B+ Raspberry Pi (and the Raspberry Pi 2) and once again designed to make a Raspberry Pi CCTV security system!

Turn a Raspberry Pi into a CCTV Security System

It reminded me that I had promised my dad that I would fit a Pi camera system into his porch so he could keep an eye on his beloved motor home when he was in the garden. I’d not got round to doing this as I hadn’t quite found a camera viewing solution that would be easy enough for him to use (and for me to figure out!). Drive a 16x2 LCD with the Raspberry Pi. RASPBERRY PI ENGLISCH DRUCKDATEN V2016. Instalando OpenVPN server en una Raspberry Pi - Tundra IT - Blog Algo super util en una Raspberry para poder conectarnos desde donde sea será el montar un servidor VPN, en un documento anterior ya vimos cómo montarlo, pero era con PPTP, algo no muy seguro digamos, en este documento veremos cómo instalar OpenVPN en una Raspberry, os dejo unos apuntes para que podáis montar una VPN segura y os podáis conectar desde cualquier lugar!

Instalando OpenVPN server en una Raspberry Pi - Tundra IT - Blog

OpenVPN nos ofrece una combinación de seguridad a nivel empresarial, seguridad, facilidad de uso y riqueza de características. La seguridad es lograda mediante cifrado del tráfico usando mecanismos SSL/TLS, por lo que en este documento nos desplegaremos además de OpenVPN en sí, nuestra propia CA, generaremos los certificados para los usuarios y daremos sus claves para que se conecten! Si no tenemos una IP pública fija, sería ideal combinarlo con el cliente NO-IP en nuestra Raspberry!!! Comenzamos con la instalación de OpenSSL: VPN mit dem Raspberry Pi - so geht's. Node.js. Running Minecraft on a Raspberry Pi. Raspberry Pi as low-cost HD surveillance camera. Introduction This article describes how to build a surveillance cam based on a Raspberry Pi micro-computer which records HD video when something moves in the monitored area.

Raspberry Pi as low-cost HD surveillance camera

Live picture can be viewed from any web browser, even from your mobile while you're on the road. What you will get: See live stream in any web browser from anywhere Record any motion into video file Usually, such a cam will cost you around US$1,000, but with the result from this article, you will get such a cam for only about US$120.

Background. Cloud Cam: Internet-Connected Security Camera. To setup the Pi camera carefully follow the steps below: Once the Pi camera is connected power on the Pi and connect to it in a command line terminal.

Cloud Cam: Internet-Connected Security Camera

You will now need to enable the camera by using the raspi-config tool. After logging in to the Pi run the following command: sudo raspi-config sudo raspi-config Once the raspi-config tool loads you will see a screen similar to the following: Choose the Enable Camera option, then confirm the selection by choosing Enable in the dialog that appears:

Adafruit's Raspberry Pi Lesson 7. Remote Control with VNC. Again, there are many VNC clients, of which “VNCViewer” ( is available for most platforms and I have found it to work well with TightVNC.

Adafruit's Raspberry Pi Lesson 7. Remote Control with VNC

When you first run VNCViewer, you will see the following: Enter the IP address of your Raspberry Pi, append :1 (to indicate the port) and click on “Connect”. You will then get a warning message. Just click 'Continue'. The following window will then popup for you to enter your password (“raspberr”). Finally, the VNC window itself should appear. Amazon. Ergebnis für. Bilder Website mit diesem Bild.