Raspberry Pi Projects for the Evil Genius

Author: Donald Norris

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071819568

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 224

View: 1278

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.
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Raspberry-Pi-Kochbuch

Lösungen für alle Software- und Hardware-Probleme. Für alle Versionen inklusive Pi 3 & Zero

Author: Simon Monk

Publisher: O'Reilly

ISBN: 396010118X

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 484

View: 3502

Das Raspberry-Pi-Universum wächst täglich. Ständig werden neue Erweiterungs-Boards und Software-Bibliotheken für den Single-Board-Computer entwickelt. Die zweite Ausgabe dieses beliebten Kochbuchs bietet mehr als 240 Hands-on-Rezepte für den Betrieb des kleinen Low-Cost-Computers mit Linux und für die Programmierung des Pi mit Python. Außerdem erläutert es die Anbindung von Sensoren, Motoren und anderer Hardware, einschließlich Arduino und das Internet der Dinge. Power-Maker und Autor Simon Monk vermittelt grundlegendes Know-how, das Ihnen hilft, auch neue Technologien und Entwicklungen zu verstehen und so mit dem Raspberry-Pi-Ökosystem mitzuwachsen. Dieses Kochbuch ist ideal für Programmierer und Bastler, die mit dem Pi bereits erste Erfahrungen gemacht haben. Alle Codebeispiele sind auf der Website zum Buch verfügbar. - Richten Sie Ihren Raspberry Pi ein und verbinden Sie ihn mit dem Netz. - Arbeiten Sie mit seinem Linux-basierten Betriebssystem Raspbian. - Lernen Sie, den Pi mit Python zu programmieren. - Verleihen Sie Ihrem Pi "Augen" für Anwendungen, die maschinelles Sehen erfordern. - Steuern Sie Hardware über den GPIO-Anschluss. - Verwenden Sie den Raspberry Pi, um unterschiedliche Motoren zu betreiben. - Arbeiten Sie mit Schaltern, Tastaturen und anderen digitalen Eingaben. - Verwenden Sie Sensoren zur Messung von Temperatur, Licht und Entfernung. - Realisieren Sie auf verschiedenen Wegen eine Verbindung zu IoT-Geräten. - Entwerfen Sie dynamische Projekte mit Raspberry Pi und dem Arduino.
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Das Sensor-Buch

Mit Elektronik, Arduino und Raspberry Pi die Welt erfassen

Author: Kimmo Karvinen,Tero Karvinen

Publisher: O'Reilly Media

ISBN: 3955619044

Category: Computers

Page: 144

View: 2634

Sensoren sind überall. Die Welt ist voll von ihnen: Infrarotsensoren in Bewegungsmeldern, CO2-Detektoren für das Haus - und in Ihrem Smartphone finden sich winzige Beschleunigungsmesser, GPS-Module und Kameras. Dank der großen Verbreitung von Mobilgeräten sind Sensoren erstaunlich erschwinglich geworden. Sie können günstige Sensoren und Mikrocontroller-Boards kombinieren, um eigene Devices zu bauen. Dieses umfangreiche und in Farbe illustrierte Buch zeigt Ihnen in einer Reihe von Projekten, wie Sie Sensoren anschließen und auslesen. Sie erfahren, wie Sie die populären Arduino- und Raspberry Pi-Boards einsetzen, um Daten in einfachen, selbst geschriebenen Programmen zu verarbeiten. Mit diesem Buch schreiben Sie Programme und bauen Geräte für das Messen von: Rotation mit einem Potentiometer, Abstand mit Ultraschall, Annäherung per Infrarot, Helligkeit mit einem Fotowiderstand, Temperatur mit einem Thermometer, Kraft mit einem Drucksensor. Sie werden mit Widerstandssensoren arbeiten, aber auch mit Schaltern, Messwandlern, Potentiometern, Summern, 555-Timern und Spannungsteilern. Es gibt so viele Sinneswahrnehmungen da draußen, die Sie erfassen und verarbeiten können. Wie fangen Sie diese ein?
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Making Things Move

Author: Dustyn Roberts

Publisher: O'Reilly Germany

ISBN: 3868991409

Category: Computers

Page: 360

View: 2975

In Making Things Move –Die Welt bewegen lernen Sie die Welt der Mechanik und Maschinen auf eine ganz neue und unterhaltsame Weise kennen. Verstehen Sie die Regeln und Gesetze der Mechanik durch nicht-technische Erklärungen, einleuchtende Beispiele und tolle Do-It-Yourself-Projekte: von beweglichen Kunstinstallationen über kreative Spielzeuge bis hin zu arbeitserleichternden Geräten. Zahlreiche Fotos, Illustrationen, Screenshots und 3-D-Modelle begleiten jedes Projekt. Making Things Move – Die Welt bewegen setzt bei den vorgestellten Do-It-Yourself-Projekten auf Standardteile aus dem Baumarkt, leicht beziehbaren Materialien über den Versandhandel und allgemeine Herstellungstechniken, die sich jeder leicht aneignen kann. Einfache Projekte zu Beginn des Buches verhelfen Ihnen zu soliden DIY-Kenntnissen, die in den komplexeren Projekten im weiteren Verlauf des Buches erneut zur Anwendung kommen. Ein Ausflug in die Welt der Elektronik am Ende des Buches führt Sie in die Funktions- und Steuerungsweise des Microcontrollers Arduino ein. Mit Making Things Move – Die Welt bewegen werden Ihre kreativen Ideen zur bewegten Wirklichkeit.
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Raspberry Pi für Dummies

Author: Sean McManus,Mike Cook

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527812687

Category: Computers

Page: 432

View: 5016

Sean McManus und Mike Cook fï¿1⁄2hren Sie Schritt fï¿1⁄2r Schritt in die Nutzung des Raspberry Pi ein und verschaffen Ihnen einen ï¿1⁄2berblick ï¿1⁄2ber all die Mï¿1⁄2glichkeiten, die er Ihnen bietet. Sie zeigen Ihnen, wie Sie den Raspberry Pi zum Laufen bringen, sich unter Linux zurechtfinden, den Raspberry Pi als ganz normalen Computer mit Office- und Bildverarbeitungsprogrammen oder als Mediencenter zum Abspielen von Musik und Videos nutzen. Auï¿1⁄2erdem lernen Sie, wie Sie die Platine mit Scratch und Python programmieren, und erfahren alles ï¿1⁄2ber die Verwendung des Raspberry Pi als Steuereinheit fï¿1⁄2r elektronisches Spielzeug.
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Hacks für Raspberry Pi

Author: Ruth Suehle,Tom Callaway

Publisher: O'Reilly Germany

ISBN: 3955616339

Category: Computers

Page: 384

View: 8955

Tipps & Tools für das Basteln mit dem günstigen Linux-Computer. Mit mehr als 60 praktischen und kreativen Hacks hilft Ihnen dieses Buch dabei, den Raspberry Pi als DIE Schaltzentrale von coolen Elektronik-Projekten einzusetzen. Sie wollen eine Controller für eine Kamera oder einen Roboter haben? Oder Sie möchten mit dem Raspberry Pi ein Mediacenter oder eine Telefonanlage einrichten? Das ist nur ein kleiner Teil dessen, was Sie in Hacks für Raspberry Pi finden. Wenn Sie ein Software- oder Hardware-Projekt mit mehr Computerpower erstellen möchten, als der Arduino bieten kann, ist der Raspberry Pi die richtige Wahl. Die Hacks in diesem Buch liefern viele weitere wertvolle Anregungen für eigene Raspberry Pi-Anwendungen. Nutzen Sie Konfigurations-Hacks, um mehr aus Ihrem Pi zu machen. Setzen Sie Ihren eigenen Webserver oder Druckserver auf. Nehmen Sie den Pi mit nach draußen, um Ihren Garten zu überwachen. Schließen Sie sich SETI an oder zaubern Sie sich ein tolles Faschingskostüm. Hacken Sie das Linux-Betriebssystem des Pi, um komplexere Projekte zu ermöglichen. Dekodieren Sie Audio- und Video-Formate oder richten Sie Ihren eigenen Musikplayer ein. Steuern Sie einen Ballon zur Luftfotografie. Bauen Sie ein Computer-Cluster aus Pis oder ein solarbetriebenes Computerlabor.
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TAB Project eSampler

Author: Simon Monk,Matthew Monk,Donald Norris,Bryan Bergeron,Thomas B. Talbot

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071847014

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: N.A

View: 7015

FREE download! Preview five exclusive projects from brand-new TAB Electronics books! Make great stuff with TAB Electronics books. TAB Electronics, an imprint of McGraw-Hill Education, is a leading publisher of do-it-yourself technology books for makers, electronics hobbyists, students, and inventors. Our mission is to combine fun and education with hands-on, learn-by-doing projects in each book. Covering everything from Arduino to steampunk to 3D printing, these DIY guides tap into the booming maker movement, coaching hobbyists of all levels how to ...make great stuff! Enjoy the fun projects in this FREE download, compliments of TAB Electronics. Here's what you'll get: From Programming the BeagleBone Black by Simon Monk--Chapter 7: Hardware Interfacing From Minecraft Mastery by Matthew Monk and Simon Monk—Chapter 2: Basic Redstone From Build Your Own Quadcopter by Donald Norris—Chapter 3: Building the Elev-8 From Androids by Bryan Bergeron and Thomas B. Talbot—Chapter 9: Affect and Expression From Raspberry Pi Projects for the Evil Genius by Donald Norris—Chapter 10: 1-Wire Weather Station
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Programming the Raspberry Pi: Getting Started with Python

Author: Simon Monk

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071807845

Category: Computers

Page: 192

View: 4529

Program your own Raspberry Pi projects Create innovative programs and fun games on your tiny yet powerful Raspberry Pi. In this book, electronics guru Simon Monk explains the basics of Raspberry Pi application development, while providing hands-on examples and ready-to-use scripts. See how to set up hardware and software, write and debug applications, create user-friendly interfaces, and control external electronics. Do-it-yourself projects include a hangman game, an LED clock, and a software-controlled roving robot. Boot up and configure your Raspberry Pi Navigate files, folders, and menus Create Python programs using the IDLE editor Work with strings, lists, and functions Use and write your own libraries, modules, and classes Add Web features to your programs Develop interactive games with Pygame Interface with devices through the GPIO port Build a Raspberry Pi Robot and LED Clock Build professional-quality GUIs using Tkinter
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Raspberry Pi Cookbook

Software and Hardware Problems and Solutions

Author: Simon Monk

Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

ISBN: 1491939052

Category: Computers

Page: 510

View: 2285

With millions of new users and several new models, the Raspberry Pi ecosystem continues to expand—along with a lot of new questions about the Pi’s capabilities. The second edition of this popular cookbook provides more than 240 hands-on recipes for running this tiny low-cost computer with Linux, programming it with Python, and hooking up sensors, motors, and other hardware—including Arduino and the Internet of Things. Prolific hacker and author Simon Monk also teaches basic principles to help you use new technologies with Raspberry Pi as its ecosystem continues to develop. This cookbook is ideal for programmers and hobbyists familiar with the Pi through resources, including Getting Started with Raspberry Pi (O’Reilly). Python and other code examples from the book are available on GitHub. Set up your Raspberry Pi and connect to a network Work with its Linux-based operating system Program Raspberry Pi with Python Give your Pi "eyes" with computer vision Control hardware through the GPIO connector Use Raspberry Pi to run different types of motors Work with switches, keypads, and other digital inputs Use sensors to measure temperature, light, and distance Connect to IoT devices in various ways Create dynamic projects with Arduino
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Arduino Kochbuch

Author: Michael Margolis

Publisher: O'Reilly Germany

ISBN: 3868993541

Category: Computers

Page: 624

View: 3778

Mit dem Arduino-Kochbuch, das auf der Version Arduino 1.0 basiert, erhalten Sie ein Füllhorn an Ideen und praktischen Beispielen, was alles mit dem Mikrocontroller gezaubert werden kann. Sie lernen alles über die Arduino-Softwareumgebung, digitale und analoge In- und Outputs, Peripheriegeräte, Motorensteuerung und fortgeschrittenes Arduino-Coding. Egal ob es ein Spielzeug, ein Detektor, ein Roboter oder ein interaktives Kleidungsstück werden soll: Elektronikbegeisterte finden über 200 Rezepte, Projekte und Techniken, um mit dem Arduino zu starten oder bestehende Arduino-Projekt mit neuen Features aufzupimpen.
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Hacking Electronics: An Illustrated DIY Guide for Makers and Hobbyists

Author: Simon Monk

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071802371

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 304

View: 5620

Bring your electronic inventions to life! "This full-color book is impressive...there are some really fun projects!" -GeekDad, Wired.com Who needs an electrical engineering degree? This intuitive guide shows how to wire, disassemble, tweak, and re-purpose everyday devices quickly and easily. Packed with full-color illustrations, photos, and diagrams, Hacking Electronics teaches by doing--each topic features fun, easy-to-follow projects. Discover how to hack sensors, accelerometers, remote controllers, ultrasonic rangefinders, motors, stereo equipment, microphones, and FM transmitters. The final chapter contains useful information on getting the most out of cheap or free bench and software tools. Safely solder, join wires, and connect switches Identify components and read schematic diagrams Understand the how and why of electronics theory Work with transistors, LEDs, and laser diode modules Power your devices with a/c supplies, batteries, or solar panels Get up and running on Arduino boards and pre-made modules Use sensors to detect everything from noxious gas to acceleration Build and modify audio amps, microphones, and transmitters Fix gadgets and scavenge useful parts from dead equipment
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Make: Action

Movement, Light, and Sound with Arduino and Raspberry Pi

Author: Simon Monk

Publisher: Maker Media, Inc.

ISBN: 1457187752

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 360

View: 8012

Beginning with the basics and moving gradually to greater challenges, this book takes you step-by-step through experiments and projects that show you how to make your Arduino or Raspberry Pi create and control movement, light, and sound. In other words: action! The Arduino is a simple microcontroller with an easy-to-learn programming environment, while the Raspberry Pi is a tiny Linux-based computer. This book clearly explains the differences between the Arduino and Raspberry Pi, when to use them, and to which purposes each are best suited. Using these widely available and inexpensive platforms, you'll learn to control LEDs, motors of various types, solenoids, AC (alternating current) devices, heaters, coolers, displays, and sound. You'll even discover how to monitor and control these devices over the Internet. Working with solderless breadboards, you'll get up and running quickly, learning how to make projects that are as fun as they are informative. In Make: Action, you'll learn to: Build a can crusher using a linear actuator with your Arduino Have an Arduino water your plants Build a personal traffic signal using LEDs Make a random balloon popper with Arduino Cool down your beverages with a thermostatic drink cooler you build yourself Understand and use the PID control algorithm Use Raspberry Pi to create a puppet dance party that moves to your tweets!
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20 Makey Makey Projects for the Evil Genius

Author: Aaron Graves,Colleen Graves

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1259860477

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 208

View: 6120

A comprehensive overview of robotics principles, systems, and applications This hands-on TAB guide is filled with DIY projects that show readers, step-by-step, how to start creating and making cool inventions with the Makey Makey invention kit. Each project features easy-to-follow, fully-illustrated instructions and detailed photographs of the finished gadget. You will see how to apply these skills and start building your own Makey Makey projects. 20 Makey Makey Projects for the Evil Genius starts off with very approachable introductory projects, making it a great starting point for beginners. It then builds to more challenging projects, allowing more experienced users to go further by incorporating technologies like Raspberry Pi, Processing and Scratch programming, 3D Printing, and creating wearable electronics with Makey Makey. Projects are divided into four categories: “Fun and Games,” Interactive,” Hacks and Pranks,” and “Makey Makey Go.” • No prior programming or technical experience is required • Basic enough for beginners, but challenging enough for advanced makers • Written by two educators who believe in fostering creative innovation for all
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The Internet of Things: Do-It-Yourself at Home Projects for Arduino, Raspberry Pi and BeagleBone Black

Author: Donald Norris

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071835210

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 512

View: 9836

Build and program projects that tap into the Internet of Things (IoT) using Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and BeagleBone Black! This innovative guide gets you started right away working with the most popular processing platforms, wireless communication technologies, the Cloud, and a variety of sensors. You’ll learn how to take advantage of the utility and versatility of the IoT and connect devices and systems to the Internet using sensors. Each project features a list of the tools and components, how-to explanations with photos and illustrations, and complete programming code. All projects can be modified and expanded, so you can build on your skills. The Internet of Things: DIY Projects with Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and BeagleBone Black Covers the basics of Java, C#, Python, JavaScript, and other programming languages used in the projects Shows you how to use IBM’s Net Beans IDE and the Eclipse IDE Explains how to set up small-scale networks to connect the projects to the Internet Includes essential tips for setting up and using a MySQL database. The fun, DIY projects in the book include: Raspberry Pi home temperature measurements Raspberry Pi surveillance webcams Raspberry Pi home weather station Arduino garage door controller Arduino irrigation controller Arduino outdoor lighting controller Beaglebone message panel Beaglebone remote control SDR Machine-to-machine demonstration project
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Python for Microcontrollers: Getting Started with MicroPython

Author: Donald Norris

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 1259644545

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: N.A

View: 8579

Program Your Own MicroPython projects with ease—no prior programming experience necessary! This DIY guide provides a practical introduction to microcontroller programming with MicroPython. Written by an experienced electronics hobbyist, Python for Microcontrollers: Getting Started with MicroPython features eight start-to-finish projects that clearly demonstrate each technique. You will learn how to use sensors, store data, control motors and other devices, and work with expansion boards. From there, you’ll discover how to design, build, and program all kinds of entertaining and practical projects of your own. • Learn MicroPython and object-oriented programming basics • Explore the powerful features of the Pyboard, ESP8266, and WiPy • Interface with a PC and load files, programs, and modules • Work with the LEDs, timers, and converters • Control external devices using serial interfaces and PWM • Build and program a let ball detector using the 3-axis accelerometer • Install and program LCD and touchsensor expansion boards • Record and play sounds using the AMP audio board
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Arduino-Workshops

Eine praktische Einführung mit 65 Projekten

Author: John Boxall

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783864901065

Category: Arduino (Programmable controller)

Page: 424

View: 3442

Hauptbeschreibung Der Arduino ist eine preiswerte und flexible Open-Source-Mikrocontroller- Plattform mit einer nahezu unbegrenzten Palette von Add-ons für die Ein- und Ausgänge - wie Sensoren, Displays, Aktoren und vielem mehr. In ""Arduino-Workshops"" erfahren Sie, wie diese Add-ons funktionieren und wie man sie in eigene Projekte integriert. Sie starten mit einem Überblick über das Arduino-System und erfahren dann rasch alles über die verschiedenen elektronischen Komponenten und Konzepte. Hands-on-Projekte im ganzen Buch vertiefen das Gelernte Schritt für Schritt und hel.
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Fritzing for Inventors: Take Your Electronics Project from Prototype to Product

Author: Simon Monk

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071844643

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 272

View: 9127

In this TAB book, bestselling electronics author Simon Monk shows maker-entrepreneurs how to use Fritzing’s open-source software and services to create electronics prototypes, design and manufacture printed circuit boards (PCBs), and bring professional-quality electronic products to market. Fritzing for Inventors: Take Your Electronics Project from Prototype to Product explains how to use this set of free, open-source electronics prototyping tools to lay out breadboards, create schematics, and design professional-quality printed circuit boards (PCBs). No engineering skills needed! Whether you’re a hobbyist, artist, inventor, or student, you’ll be able to develop a product from schematic to prototype to professional-quality printed circuit board, all from one easy-to-use software package. Fritzing works well with prototyping boards such as Arduino, Raspberry Pi, and BeagleBone. This DIY guide covers the whole lifecycle of product development for a hobbyist entrepreneur. It takes you from initial concept, to prototyping, to PCB production, to distribution. Along the way, it examines the sourcing of components, product testing, and even how to price products for wholesale and retail. Simon Monk is a bestselling TAB electronics author and popular presenter at MakerFaires Well-illustrated tutorial with screen captures, easy-to-follow instructions, and step-by-step projects Describes an up-to-date contemporary approach to PCB design, including surface-mount designs Explains how to become a maker entrepreneur by using crowdfunding and indie marketplaces for technical products
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Home Automation with Raspberry Pi: Projects Using Google Home, Amazon Echo, and Other Intelligent Personal Assistants

Author: Donald Norris

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education TAB

ISBN: 9781260440355

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 224

View: 2257

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. Gain the skills needed to create a hi-tech home―affordably and easily This hands-on guide shows, step by step, how to use the powerful Raspberry Pi for home automation. Written in an easy-to-follow style, the book features DIY projects for Amazon Echo, Google Home, smart lightbulbs and thermostats, and more. Home Automation with Raspberry Pi: Projects Using Google Home, Amazon Echo, and Other Intelligent Personal Assistants lays out essential skills for hobbyists and makers of all ages and experience levels. You will discover how to build gadgets that can work in conjunction with―or in some cases replace―commercially available smart home products. Inside, you’ll learn how to: •Design and build custom home automation devices •Interface a Google Home device to your Raspberry Pi •Connect Google Voice Assistant to RasPi •Incorporate GPIO control using the Amazon Echo •Navigate home automation operating systems •Use Z-Wave in your RasPi HA projects •Apply fuzzy logic techniques to your projects •Work with sensors and develop home security systems •Utilize two open-source AI applications, Mycroft and Picroft •Tie your projects together to create an integrated home automation system
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High-Tech DIY Projects with Microcontrollers

Author: Maggie Murphy

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477766715

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

View: 4694

Microcontrollers are small computers embedded in many everyday devices. The average person interacts with several of them each day without even thinking about it. But why have microcontrollers become so ubiquitous, in what devices are they found, and—most importantly—how does one go about making one? All this and more is explained in the engaging text. It will turn even the technologically illiterate into budding tech wizards.
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