In this tutorial, we will be showing you how to install the Nagios monitoring software on the Raspberry Pi. Nagios is an open-source, free, and lightweight software that you can use to monitor the devices that are operating within your network.
In this tutorial, we go through the steps of installing the Transmission software package on the Raspberry Pi. Transmission is a torrent software package that allows to manage and control your torrents. It’s an excellent solution for a 24/7 torrent box.
In this project, we take you through all the steps to set up an attendance system that makes use of the RC522 RFID reader. It is quite a long tutorial, but we cover everything from setting up the RFID reader right through to an MYSQL database and a web frontend.
In this tutorial, you will learn how to set up a network scanner on the Raspberry Pi. We make use of a software package called Kismet, this will scan and monitor any wireless networks. This includes signals from Bluetooth, Wifi and even software-defined radio (SDR).
In this tutorial, we will be looking at how to set up the Buzz controllers with the Raspberry Pi. We then go through the process of writing a quiz game that uses the controllers for input. It’s an excellent tutorial that’s worth doing if you have the time.
In this tutorial, we will be showing you how you can set up a Raspberry Pi Sense HAT digital clock by utilizing its LED matrix. Throughout the tutorial we will be showing you how to write a script on your Raspberry Pi that can grab the current system time and then interpret that into something […]
In this Raspberry Pi internet speed monitor tutorial, we will be showing you how you can set up your Raspberry Pi to monitor your internet connection and save the data to view in Grafana or Google Drive. This tutorial is great if you’re interested in monitoring how your download speed, upload speed, and ping are […]
In this Raspberry Pi distance sensor tutorial, we will be utilizing the HC-SR04 Ultrasonic Sensor with our Raspberry Pi. This guide will go through showing you how to wire up the sensor with the Raspberry Pi as well as exploring how we can utilize the sensor also to read distance. We will be showing you […]
In this Raspberry Pi RTC tutorial, we will be showing you how to add either the PCF8523, DSL1307 or DS3231 real-time clock (RTC) modules to your Raspberry Pi. We will be showing you how each of the individual real-time clock chips needs to be wired up to the Raspberry Pi to function correctly by providing […]
In this Raspberry Pi serial reading and writing tutorial, we will be showing you how to read and write data through the serial GPIO connections that are made available to you on your Raspberry Pi. We will be showing you how to do these serial writes by using an RS232 to TTL Adapter to create […]
In this project, we will be exploring how to set up a basic low-cost Raspberry Pi Twitter Bot utilizing the Python programming language. In this Twitter bot tutorial, we will be showing you how to write the script while implementing the Twython package, and you will be amazed at how easy it is to set […]
In this Raspberry Pi Twitch bot tutorial, we will be showing you how to program your own Twitch Moderator in Python that will run on your Raspberry Pi. The bot we will be showing you how to write is rather simple in nature but can be adapted to being quite a powerful and versatile bot. […]
In this tutorial, we will be showing you how to set up a basic Raspberry Pi weather station by utilizing the Sense HAT. This weather station is the perfect little hobby project for anyone wishing to start monitoring the weather conditions in a specific room, outside or anywhere you would like. For anyone who doesn’t […]
This Raspberry Pi email server tutorial will take you through the steps on how to set up your very own email server that is both low cost and relatively versatile. One of the many reasons to set up a personal server on the Pi is its low cost. The initial cost is low, and the […]