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Integrating NodeRED and Tasker

NodeRED is easy and powerful. Currently, I'm running the NodeRED server on my RaspberryPi Zero connected to the router directly. It handles my light setup, but what I have been missing for a while...
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Raspbian Stretch is out, a clean install is advised!

Raspberry PI Foundation has released a new version of Raspbian: 'Stretch'. In line with Debian releases, the new Raspbian Stretch is named after Disney characters - say 'hi' to a cute, purple octopus! Raspbian Stretch The main...
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Make a Amazon Dash security sensor

This is probably the last Amazon Dash hack I can come up with. The previous one - Wireless Doorbell was a great success and I'm still using it whenever I'm awaiting a delivery. If you...
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Write better content with Raspberry PI AIY Project.

While I type these words, assembled Raspberry PI AIY Project is connected to the laptop patiently waiting for me to strike a conversation. This underwhelmingly looking speaker has found another purpose in my life....
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AIY Project on any Raspberry Pi including Zero W

If you were unable to get the MagPi #57 with AIY Project there are ways of running the Google Assistant on a regular RaspberryPi or Raspberry Pi Zero. It doesn't mean you should do...
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Tips for building AIY speaker

Building AIY speaker was a pleasure. I went live and streamed the entire process without prior preparation. The viewers could see me struggle a bit, therefore, I thought it would be a good idea...
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Rapsberry Pi – Dynamic IP updater

One of the readers asked me how I found the IP address of my Raspberry Pi from China. I had DNS and my IP is fairly static, but that got me thinking.  You could...
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The hassle free VPN – piVPN server

Setting up your own VPN server sounds complicated and time-consuming. It was at first, especially when you are trying to do this from China and half of the internet related to VPN is not...
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The REAL lifetime VPN subscription for $5

Over the last few weeks, my feed has been dominated with VPN services advertising 'lifetime' subscriptions for their services. The are lifetime only if you have a life expectancy of a hamster. First of...
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Flashing ESP8266 with NodeMCU (Windows, Linux, Arduino and Raspberry Pi)

Each time when I'm unable to find a coherent guide on a single page within three pages of Google search, I'm creating an article like this. Flashing ESP8266 is easy if you know what you...
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Raspberry PI NAS pi – DLNA and network drive under $21*

Right now, I'm too poor to get a Synology DS415 play. I may not have the money, but I have a very good imagination...

Infrared Sensor HC-SR501 PIR Motion Sensor for a Raspberry PI...

How to use PIR sensor with your Raspberry PI.

How to connect: Tasker and Raspberry Pi

I have made a video long time ago connectivity between Tasker and Raspberry Pi, however, it feels slightly outdated. I checked the library of...

ESP8266 WIFI lights under $5

I'm happy to report that a progress has been made on my WIFI lights project. Now I can turn on and off the ESP8266 WIFI...

Raspberry Pi Zero – new revision!

The good news is that Raspberry Pi Zero is available again, the better news is that this batch is a new revision of the...