Archive for March, 2013

Arduino Ethernet Temperature Probe

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

After building my Raspberry Pi dashboard, I decided to go for the geek double crown and use an Arduino to build an Ethernet attached thermometer.  Then I would know how cold it was outside my window, not at Pearson International Airport.

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Raspberry Pi Full Screen Browser

Sunday, March 3rd, 2013

These are instructions to setup the Raspberry Pi to run the Chromium Browser in full screen kiosk mode.

Update

This is part of a series of posts on running a Browser full screen on boot:

Raspberry Pi Full Screen Browser (Raspbian July 2017)
Raspberry Pi Full Screen Browser (Raspbian November 2016)
Raspberry Pi Full Screen Browser (2015)
Raspberry Pi Full Screen Browser

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Raspberry Pi Install

Saturday, March 2nd, 2013

I recently picked up a Raspberry Pi from Creatron Inc with the intention of creating a dashboard.

The following are instructions for installing Linux (Debian Wheezy) on the SD card from OS X Mountain Lion.  I used the built in SD card reader on my Macbook Air and used several different SD cards, all 4 Gig or greater and all class 10.

These instructions assume comfort with the command line.

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