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Raspberry Pi Fireplace Video Looper (Pireplace)

I live in Texas. Most of the year, we have no use for a fireplace as temperatures frequently get over 100 degrees Fahrenheit. However, I have always enjoyed having a fireplace going for ambiance. One day I was sitting in my living room and noticed that the fireplace was about…

Arduino
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Handle millis() Overflow (Rollover) in Arduino

When working with Arduino, there are many times where you want to do something after a set time. The best way to do this is to determine how long it has been since a set time using the millis() function. However, this poses a problem. Millis returns the number of…

Raspberry Pi
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ESP8266 Raspberry Pi GPIO Wifi

There are many cases where I really wanted a way to have WIFI over the GPIO pins on the Raspberry Pi instead of having to use a USB dongle. This is a method to use a cheap and common ESP8266 module to get full GPIO wifi for ALL versions of…

Raspberry Pi
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Raspberry Pi in Kiosk Mode

One of the things I use my Raspberry Pis for the most is setting up a “Kiosk”. What I like to do is make a website, either on the web or hosted on the pi itself, and show that website full screen on boot. This is a fun little project…

Raspberry Pi
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Setting up Samba on Raspberry Pi

Samba is a program that shares files from a Linux computer on a Windows network. It works great on the Raspberry Pi and is the easiest way to transfer files to your Pi from a windows computer. This tutorial will describe how to setup Samba on Raspbian.

Raspberry Pi
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Install MQTT Mosquitto on Raspberry Pi

This is a little tutorial to install Mosquitto Broker on Raspberry Pi Raspbian Wheezy and Jessie. So what is Mosquitto? As stated on their website. Mosquitto is an open source (EPL/EDL licensed) message broker that implements the MQTT protocol versions 3.1 and 3.1.1. MQTT provides a lightweight method of carrying…