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Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller
Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller
6 July 2017 | Renier Delport |
Understanding the digital read pin on a microcontroller explores the similarities of digital readings in order to give the DIY hobbyist a better grasp on their usage in projects. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, ESP Microcontrollers, Microelectronics, Raspberry Pi
Tagged with digital read, introduction, microcontrollers
Installing the Arduino IDE on a Raspberry Pi 3
Installing the Arduino IDE on a Raspberry Pi 3
1 July 2017 | Renier Delport |
The Arduino IDE is available for all the major operating systems, but this post will show how to install it on a Raspberry Pi 3 running Raspbian Jessie. Read more...
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Collections(s): Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Software
Tagged with Arduino, Arduino IDE, Arduino programming language, IDE, Linux, Linux software, Raspberry Pi, Raspberry Pi software, Raspbian, Raspbian Jessie, free software, getting started, microcontrollers, programming, programming software, software
Using Cron for scheduling tasks
Using Cron for scheduling tasks
30 June 2017 | Updated 11 July 2017 | Renier Delport |
Cron, also known as crontab (aka cron table) has a schedule formula for any minute of any day of the week, month and even any year in the future. It is perfect for scheduling repetitive tasks on for example the Raspberry Pi running Raspbian. This post will go through the basics and some tips on how to use Cron's functionality. Read more...
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Collections(s): Home Automation, Home Security, Raspberry Pi, Website Development
Tagged with Bash, Cron, Debian, Linux, Python, Raspbian, free software, getting started, operating system software, scheduling, scheduling software, software, ssmtp
Manually updating Kodi’s media libraries
Manually updating Kodi’s media libraries
15 June 2017 | Renier Delport |
There are three library types: Music, Videos & Movies. The scenarios and options are more or less the same when it comes to manually updating their entries. This post will show the most common scenarios one might encounter when working with Kodi's libraries. Read more...
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Collections(s): Kodi, Raspberry Pi
Tagged with Raspberry Pi, kodi, media centre, openElec
Getting started with RetroPie on Raspberry Pi
Getting started with RetroPie on Raspberry Pi
31 March 2017 | Updated 6 June 2017 | Renier Delport |
This post will help Noobs to get started with RetroPie on Raspberry Pi with the least amount of effort. Read more...
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Collections(s): Games, Raspberry Pi, RetroPie, Software
Tagged with Linux, Linux software, Micro SD card, Raspberry Pi, Raspbian Jessie, Raspi-config, RetroPie, arcade, emulation, emulation software, free software, gaming software, getting started, retro gaming, software