What I needed was a live video stream to provide some sort of an FPV experience. Streaming over VLC or ffmpeg turned out to be suffering from too much of a time lag. Streaming over MJPEG Streamer with...Read More
I needed a camera to be turned off at night and a PIR sensor (controlling a light switch) to be turned on. A photoresistor would be an obvious choice here, but we can also accurately calculate twiligh...Read More
To detect intruders in my living room I used the PIR sensor from a Funduino starter kit. A Python script triggers some appropriate actions when motion is detected. Set the jumper on the sensor PCB to ...Read More
Google Text to Speech provides excellent speech quality. A limitation is that the Pi needs to be online to use it (which mine always is, so it’s not really a drawback). First, the ALSA sound dri...Read More
Introduction RC power sockets commonly use the 433 MHz band, like many other Short Range Devices (e.g. car keys, garage doors, LPD radios). We will use pilight to sniff the RF signals so we can reprod...Read More
Since our camera is placed behind a window glass and the LED causes reflection, there’s a need to turn it off. Current versions of Raspbian seem to ignore the disable_camera_led=1 setting in /bo...Read More
AptiMob immediately connects you with all available professionals in your network. Search for specific skills within the geographical area of your need and take in real-time results at a glance. Find,...Read More
Traveling the world you may find yourself in a place where the Wi-Fi access point is WEP protected. The owner can only provide you with an alphanumeric passphrase, whereas your Linux notebook expects ...Read More
The technical storage or access is strictly necessary for the legitimate purpose of enabling the use of a specific service explicitly requested by the subscriber or user, or for the sole purpose of carrying out the transmission of a communication over an electronic communications network.
The technical storage or access is necessary for the legitimate purpose of storing preferences that are not requested by the subscriber or user.
The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for statistical purposes.The technical storage or access that is used exclusively for anonymous statistical purposes. Without a subpoena, voluntary compliance on the part of your Internet Service Provider, or additional records from a third party, information stored or retrieved for this purpose alone cannot usually be used to identify you.
The technical storage or access is required to create user profiles to send advertising, or to track the user on a website or across several websites for similar marketing purposes.