Discover the easy way to send bulk SMS from your PC, Mac or mobile device
22 July 2018
Using the latest in technology, WinSMS offers cost effective messaging solutions that business owners can apply to their businesses and benefit from. Read more...
Introducing the inexpensive ESP-01 Wi-Fi module
Introducing the inexpensive ESP-01 Wi-Fi module
19 December 2017 | Updated 5 June 2018
The ESP-01 is a popular, inexpensive microcontroller board with built-in Wi-Fi. It makes use of the, now, widely used ESP8266 microcontroller chip. Read more...
Collections(s): ESP Microcontrollers, Electronics
Tagged with Arduino IDE, ESP, ESP-01, ESP8266, FTDI USB/UART module, Lua, NodeMCU, Wi-Fi modules, home web server, introduction, microcontrollers, module, specs, wi-fi, wireless communication
Communicating between 2 Raspberry Pis using sshpass
Communicating between 2 Raspberry Pis using sshpass
10 September 2016 | Updated 15 July 2017
sshpass is a Linux software package that can be used to establish a direct (secure) connection between two Linux operated computers. This connection allows 'remote' access to a 'local' computer to run commands 'locally'. Communicating between 2 Raspberry Pi's using sshpass will show you how. Read more...
Collections(s): Home Automation, Raspberry Pi, Website Development
Tagged with LAN, Linux, Raspberry Pi, Raspbian, SCP, SSH, home web server, network, network protocols, software, sshpass, tutorial
Understanding some common network protocols
Understanding some common network protocols
7 September 2016 | Updated 17 November 2017
Deeper exploration into the world of inter-computer communications will reveal more and more types of communications (e.g. radio waves, Ethernet, Bluetooth, etc.), their interfaces and the network protocols they use. Read more...
Collections(s): Home Automation, Home Security, Raspberry Pi, Website Development
Tagged with Eclipse IDE, FTP, HTTP, LAN, Linux, Microsoft Windows, Raspberry Pi, Raspbian, SSH, home web server, information, network, network protocols, sshpass, web server
Using the Raspberry Pi as a home web server
Using the Raspberry Pi as a home web server
18 January 2016 | Updated 19 November 2017
A web server is a computer that can send and receive data via a web browser. It uses, the very popular, Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP), the basic network protocol used to distribute information on the internet. Read more...
Collections(s): Home Automation, Home Security, Raspberry Pi, Website Development
Tagged with Apache2, HTTP, LAMP, LAN, Linux, Raspberry Pi, Raspbian, getting started, home web server, libapache2-mod-php5, mysql-client, mysql-server, network, php, php5, php5-dev, php5-mysql, phpmyadmin, programs, web server