Monthly Archives: March, 2017

Free EBOOK: Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids

Get #Free #EBOOK: #RaspberryPi #Projects for Kids

Get it here before its gone: https://www.packtpub.com/packt/offers/free-learning/

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Domoticz an Open Source Home Automation Suite

#Domoticz an #OpenSource Home #Automation Suite

Domoticz is another Open Source a Home Automation System that lets you monitor and configure various devices like: Lights, Switches, various sensors/meters like Temperature, Rain, Wind, UV, Electra, Gas, Water and much more. Notifications/Alerts can be sent to any mobile device. Domoticz is frontend is web based. More info on project website domoticz.com

Home Assistant and Python based Open Source home automation

#HomeAssistant and #Python based #OpenSource home #automation

Home Assistant is an open-source home automation platform running on Python 3. Track and control all devices at home and automate control. Perfect to run on a Raspberry Pi. Control all your devices from a single, mobile-friendly, interface.

Know more on the project website home-assistant.io

Calaos an Open Source Home Automation Suite

#Calaos is a #OpenSource project (GPLv3) that lets you control and monitor your home. You can easily install and use it to transform your home into a smart home.

Calaos run on many hardwares, Premoboard, Cubieboard, Raspberry Pi, Intel mahcines (Atom/i3/i5/i7). More info on project website calaos.fr

Orange Pi get Ubuntu App Store

#OrangePi gets #Ubuntu #AppStore

Makers of the OrangePi partnered with Canonical to offer an official app store for Orange Pi products running Ubuntu software. Read More on linuxgizmos.com

Notice: DIY-India.com site will offline

Followed by Holi 2017 holidays we will be closed from

13th March 2017 – 23rd March 2017.

During this time we will not take orders.

Update: We have changed the reopening date to 23rd March 2017.

Happy Holi 2017

Team DIY-India Wishes you and family a very Happy #Holi. Filled with the joys and colours

Raspberry Pi Zero W launched by Raspberry Pi

In fifth birthday of #RaspberryPi a new variant of Raspberry Pi Zero was released. Raspberry Pi foundation announced the Raspberry Pi Zero W with wireless LAN and Bluetooth priced at only $10.

Checkout youtube video: https://www.youtube.com/embed/nlJ8WGZbPMk

#RaspberryPiZeroW features

  • Cypress CYW43438 wireless chip for 802.11n wireless LAN and Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity
  • CSI camera connector
  • composite video
  • micro-USB power
  • micro-USB on the go port.

Read the official anouncment by Raspberry Pi foundation.

Handle robot from Boston Dynamics

Handle #robot from #BostonDynamics, a robot with wheels leg

The robot can operate in tough environments — on hills, in the snow and over uneven terrain. It’s able to do this with a height of 6.5 feet that surpasses that of most humans. On wheels, it can move at a chipper nine mph and manage four-foot vertical jumps. If you’re wondering, the highest human jump ever recorded is 5.3 feet.

Youtube URL: https://www.youtube.com/embed/-7xvqQeoA8c