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Car Plate Recognition System with Raspberry Pi and Node-RED

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In this project you’re going to learn how to build a car recognition system using a Raspberry Pi and Node-RED. For this project we’ll be using a software called OpenALPR (Automatic License Place Recognition) that has an API you can use to identify car plates and car models based on an image. 20 Easy Raspberry […]

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CCTV Raspberry Pi Based System with Storage using MotionEyeOS

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In this project Julian is going to show you how to build a complete Raspberry Pi based home surveillance system in which you can manage all your cameras from one single place using MotionEyeOS. The system built also allows you to save your frames from all your cameras in a 1TB SATA drive.

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What’s the Best Raspberry Pi Camera For Your Project?

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In this post Julian is going to show you several options of cameras for the Raspberry Pi. He will compare its specifications and run some tests to analyse the pictures taken from each of them in different scenarios. After the tests, you should be able to pick up the most suitable camera for your needs.

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Install MotionEyeOS on Raspberry Pi – Surveillance Camera System

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Do you want to turn your Raspberry Pi into a surveillance camera system? The best way to do it is using MotionEyeOS. In this post we’ll show you how to get started with MotionEyeOS on your Raspberry Pi. 20 Easy Raspberry Pi Projects Our new book is a beginner-friendly collection of electronics projects, perfectly suited for […]

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Turn Your Raspberry Pi Zero into a USB Keyboard (HID)

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In this project you’ll learn how to turn a Raspberry Pi Zero board into a USB keyboard or HID (Human Interface Device). After following some simple steps, you can write a Python script to make your Pi act as a USB keyboard. 20 Easy Raspberry Pi Projects Our new book is a beginner-friendly collection of […]

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Getting Started with Raspberry Pi 3

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This post is an introduction to the Raspberry Pi. You’ll see what is the Raspberry Pi and what can you use it for. You’ll explore its features and see what sets it apart from a normal computer. Finally, we’ll also show you how to get started by installing the operating system, and what accessories do […]

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Node-RED with Xiaomi Yeelight RGBW Smart Bulb

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Xiaomi Yeelight is a Wi-Fi smart RGBW LED bulb that you can integrate with Node-RED. So, in this project we’re going to show you how to build a web application with Node-RED and Raspberry Pi to control the Yeelight lamp. 20 Easy Raspberry Pi Projects Our new book is a beginner-friendly collection of electronics projects, […]

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Node-RED with WS2812B Addressable RGB LED Strip

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Addressable RGB LED strips are just awesome! You can control each individual pixel of the strip, allowing you to produce beautiful effects. However, controlling these kind of strips it’s not always easy. So, in this project we’re going to show you how to build a web application with Node-RED and Raspberry Pi to control an […]

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Getting Started with Home Assistant on Raspberry Pi

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In this post we’re going to show you how to get started with Home Assistant on Raspberry Pi. We’ll show you how to set up Home Assistant and we’ll build a simple example to get you started with home automation. 20 Easy Raspberry Pi Projects Our new book is a beginner-friendly collection of electronics projects, […]

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Email Alert System on Location Change with Raspberry Pi and GPS Module

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In this tutorial you’ll learn how to send GPS data to your email address using the Raspberry Pi and the NEO-6M GPS module.

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ESP8266 and Node-RED with MQTT (Publish and Subscribe)

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In this post we’re going to show you how to control ESP8266 outputs and display sensor data from the ESP8266 on Node-RED. The Node-RED software is running on a Raspberry Pi, and the communication between the ESP8266 and the Node-RED software is achieved with the MQTT communication protocol. 20 Easy Raspberry Pi Projects Our new […]

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Getting Started with Node-RED Dashboard

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This post is an introduction to Node-RED dashboard with Raspberry Pi. We’ll cover how to install Node-RED Dashboard and exemplify how to build a graphical user interface. 20 Easy Raspberry Pi Projects Our new book is a beginner-friendly collection of electronics projects, perfectly suited for hobbyists, parents, kids, parents, and educators looking to level up […]

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Installing Raspbian Lite, Enabling and Connecting with SSH

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In this post, I’ll show you how to download and prepare your Raspberry Pi with the latest version of the Raspbian Lite Operating System (OS) and how to establish an SSH communication. 20 Easy Raspberry Pi Projects Our new book is a beginner-friendly collection of electronics projects, perfectly suited for hobbyists, parents, kids, parents, and […]

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Video Streaming with Raspberry Pi Camera

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In this post we’re going to show you how you can do video streaming with a Raspberry Pi and a Raspberry Pi Camera – how to stream live video into a web page that you can access in any device that has a browser and is connected to the same network the Pi is. This […]

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