Pi-hole a Raspberry Pi based network-wide ad blocker

#Pihole a #Raspberry Pi based network-wide #adblocker

Pi-hole is a software that turns your Pi into a Network wied ad blocker. Pi-hole Block ads for all your devices without the need to install client-side software. The Pi-hole blocks ads at the DNS-level, so all your devices are protected.

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Android TV based on Nougat for the Raspberry Pi 3

#AndroidTV based on #Nougat for the #RaspberryPi 3

Now, an XDA user has successfully gotten Android TV running on the Raspberry Pi 3.Available for download on an XDA thread, this build works for the most part, although there are some bugs, as should be expected.

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Project: How To Build a PID Control Line Follower Robot

#HowTo #Build a PID Control Line Follower #Robot

Youtube Video: https://www.youtube.com/embed/tf043QsbGYM

KittenBot Team has shared a PID Control Line Follower Robot project. Though KittenBot has used thier own hardware for this purpose, you can understand and how the Line Following Robot Works and build your own. Project Page on hackster.io

Project Smart Smoke Detector

#Project #Smart #SmokeDetector The regular smoke detector can only notify the users that smoke has been detected when users are at home. What if the users are not at home and something is burning

With the smart smoke detector, the users will get a text message to their cellphones, and they can turn on the water valve from their cellphones to extinguish the fire even they are far away from home. This project uses #Particle photon connected to anther photon through #IFTTT.

Project Page www.hackster.io

How to Make Threads with Taps and Dies

#Howto Make #Threads with #Taps and #Dies

As you work on your project you often need to tighten two things. Screws and bolts are simple options for fastening two pieces of material together. If you know how to use Taps and Dies you can Fabricate Your Own Threaded Parts.

Checkout this makezine.com on how to make threads yourself.

Project How To Build Your Own Vacuum Chamber

#Project #HowTo Build Your Own Vacuum Chamber

Video http://www.youtube.com/embed/Vv0ECOX0JSM/

Chris Notap shows you how he created a small, tabletop vacuum chamber on the cheap using an old scroll compressor he got from a discarded dehumidifier, some common household items, and a vacuum gauge.

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Project – Simple DIY Mousetrap

#Project – #DIY #Mousetrap

Youtube Video http://www.youtube.com/embed/dpyo2g7tBsQ

Chris used little more than some pieces of PVC piping, misc hardware, paper clips, a ball point pen, and a chunk of wood. In the video’s description, he gives a pretty good summary of the trap and how it works.

via makezine.com

Salto a Leaping Robot

#Salto a Leaping #Robot by #UCBerkeley

Youtube Video http://www.youtube.com/embed/xvIk39rkkiU

Salto a leaping Robot developed at UC Berkeley, looking to nature for design
inspiration, is one of the most promising areas of robotics development.
Salto is a tiny leaping bot that can jump almost 28′ in 5 combined jumps. The jumping mechanism on Salto was inspired by the galago (AKA the bush baby). An article in Berkeley News explains the basics of how Salto works:

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Sonnet a neural network library open sourced by Google DeepMind

#Sonnet a neural network library #opensourc ed by #Google #DeepMind

Sonnet is a object-oriented neural network library. Sonnet doesn’t replace TensorFlow, it’s simply a higher-level library that meshes well with DeepMind’s internal best-practices for research. Read the official announcement of Google DeepMind

How to setup Cloud VPN server in 15 minutes

#How to setup #Cloud #VPNserver in 15 minutes

More countries are now making it legal to spy and sell data of its citizens, with US as latest member,as the Senate voted to let Internet providers share your private data with advertisers. Follow this guide on techcrunch.com to quickly setup using Algo VPN and Cloud