Remote-control lawnmower powered by a Raspberry Pi

A recent 24-hour StartFEST hackathon has awarded first prize to three brothers from Salt Lake City, Utah. Dan, Doug and David Leonard used a Raspberry Pi to control wheels connected to two drill motors that propelled a lawnmower across the garden. They have since posted the entire project up as an Instructable. Take a look here. You can read about some of their other hacking exploits at

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