Come on sleepy head, get out of bed with a Raspberry Pi

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Yes, yes, it’s a dodgy picture…

Jamie Dixon has trouble getting his youngest child out of bed. So, he grabbed hold of an old electric hospital bed that could be triggered to go almost vertical. He hooked it up to a servo and a Raspberry Pi and wrote a program on the Windows 10 IOT operating system to control the servo. A simple web interface and a wireless router connected to the Pi lets him control the position of the sleeping surface. Ingenious! Read more here.

1 comment for “Come on sleepy head, get out of bed with a Raspberry Pi

  1. Tony Goodhew
    16 September 2016 at 10:09 am

    Wonderful

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