Category: Making

Just installed the Adafruit WebIDE

Well! Finally, after three attempts, I successfully installed the Adafruit WebIDE by following their instructions here: Overview | Adafruit Learning System Raspberry Pi WebIDE | Adafruit Learning System. One thing to note. the instructions are currently wrong. The IDE does NOT…

Redwing Pi scripts released

Following the Milton Keynes Raspberry Jam, and the fair amount of success running the PiPodCorder with a working temperature sensor and LCD read-out, I’ve decided to put the code onto GitHub in the hope that somewhere someone will find them…

MiniPiio from Zuzebox

Yet another couple of add-on boards, but these look very interesting. MiniPiio « Zuzebox’s Blog Buy from Tindie The L293D board: This is a DC Motor controller using the venerable L293D from ST (and others). The L293D is dual H-Bridge driver…

Connect up a 16×2 LCD to GPIO

> Project – Raspberry Pi – 16×2 LCD – Fritzing: Above is a link to my Fritzing page showing my circuit diagram for connecting a 16×2 LCD module to the Raspberry Pi.I based it on http://www.raspberrypi-spy.co.uk/2012/07/16×2-lcd-module-control-using-python/ but wanted to play around with…