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How to build a weather station (II): Using electronics.cat boards.

One of the biggests issues of the weather station prototype was the physical connection between Raspberry Pi and Arduino, because I needed to use one annoying USB cable as you can see in this picture: To solve this problem, I

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@Iamachatterbot: a Twitter Eliza chatterbot running in a Raspberry Pi

@Iamachatterbot is a Twitter Eliza chatterbot running in a Raspberry Pi device.Is an early example of primitive natural language processing and a  a simulation of a Rogerian psychotherapist operated by processing users responses to scripts. Using almost no information about human thought or emotion,

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Weather station: Driver update

Changelog: update the weather station driver to allow not only analog server data output, but also sending data online (integration of scripts) https://github.com/ferriman/SSandSP Tweet

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How to build a weather station using Raspberry Pi and Arduino

Update: Final version of ‘analog’ weather station: Goal: Build an analog weather station with temperature, humidity and light sensors, also capable of sending weather data online.   Components: A cartonboard of small-medium size Raspberry Pi model B or B+ Arduino

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Presentació estació meteorològica per el #HardwareFreedomDay a Barcelona

Estació meteorològica Tweet

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Analog weather station (Raspberry Pi & Arduino working together). Iteration 1

Based on http://projectlog.ferranfabregas.info/using-firmata-to-share-information-between-arduino-and-raspberry-pi/ , http://projectlog.ferranfabregas.info/sending-weather-data-via-twitter-using-rasbperry-pi-and-dht22/ and thanks to Jordi Binefa and their boards I have the very first version of the analog weather station. This is the version that we will show on next Hardware Freedom Day in Barcelona. Tweet

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Using firmata to share information between Arduino and Raspberry Pi

Testing firmata to control Arduino Servos to show Raspberry Pi generated data. With this setup you can use Arduino servo as indicator of the amount of light recived by a photoresistor connected to Raspberry Pi board. Some resources to install

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Adding a light sensor to Raspberry Pi online wather station

Based on my online weather station, I made an upgrade, adding a light sensor using a photoresistor based on this Adafruit tutorial.   Picture of the hole setup: The adding of a light sensor implies some modifications to put the

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Sending weather data via Twitter using Rasbperry Pi and DHT22

UPDATE: adding a light sensor to the device. The idea behind this project is connect some sensors to the Raspberry Pi and put the information available on demand via Twitter requests and put sensor history data online on the web

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Minecraft image renderer goes bigger thanks to Raspberry Juice

Minecraft Pi is great, but is very limited due their process capability, so I tried to improve the minecraft image renderer script using the Minecraft linux version (1.7.9), a Minecraft server (Bukkit or Canary mod, but Bukkit is unavailable now

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