Sunday , 30 April 2017

Single Board Computers

New Raspbian release adds experimental OpenGL driver

A new OpenGL driver headlines the latest Raspbian update. A new release of Raspbian is now available for download. The update primarily consists of bug fixes, but there are also new updates to some of the standard applications; including Scratch, Sonic Pi and Node-RED. While Raspbian will still look pretty much the same as it did previously, it does have …

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Looping video playlist with OMXPlayer on the Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi comes with an awesome little video player called OMXPlayer that is very capable of playing back full 1080p video perfectly when encoded correctly in H.264/AAC. OMXPlayer is a commandline OMX player for the Raspberry Pi. It was developed as a testbed for the XBMC/Kodi Raspberry Pi implementation and is quite handy to use standalone. One problem is the current …

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PDO – Personal Digital Oscilloscope

PDO Series oscilloscopes, the function of the digital oscilloscope using the advantages of the PC are designed with the aim to offer reasonable costs. It is capable of meeting the expectations of the designer with many features. PDO – Personal Digital Oscilloscope is available in two models; PDO-50 and PDO-100.                     Options: …

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Windows 10 is coming to the Raspberry Pi 2 for free

Today the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced the retail availability of their new board, the Raspberry Pi 2. Microsoft join the Foundation in also announcing that Windows 10 will support Raspberry Pi 2, which will be free for the Maker community through the Windows Developer Program for IoT later this year. Over the years, the Raspberry Pi has helped children learn to …

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New Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Features

  The Raspberry Pi 2 Model B is the latest version of the Raspberry Pi, a tiny credit card size computer. Just add a keyboard, mouse, display, power supply, micro SD card with installed Linux Distribution and you’ll have a fully fledged computer that can run applications from word processors and spreadsheets to games. As the Raspberry Pi 2 supports …

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How can I watch a 3D video in regular 2D with VLC?

The easiest way to watch 3D stereoscopic video using VLC: – Go to Tools –> Effects and filters (or Ctrl+E) – Choose the Video Effects –> Crop tab – Crop from left or right exactly half of your full video resolution (usually 960 pixels) – Close the effects dialog – Change the aspect ration to 32:9 and there you go (If …

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How to access GPIO pins on a Cubieboard 2

   

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Turn a Raspberry Pi into a CCTV Security System

ASSEMBLY The Nwazet camera case is perfect for CCTV Pi solution as it has an adjustable mounting bracket, a fish-eye lens, and a nice stealty black look. It comes with all the parts you need, and even the fixings for mounting it to a wall. First on the list is to assemble the case. This is easy with the help …

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