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The LittleBits Gizmos & Gadgets Kit Includes Electronics Projects You Can Do With Your Kids

We’ve always been big fans of littleBits, but while they have long made electronics projects easy, they have never been great for younger kids. The recently released Gizmos & Gadgets kit changes that.

Build Your Own Tiny, Automatically Updating Weather Display

Want to install a cool little digital weather display in your house but don’t want to spend much money? Over on Adafruit, they show you how to build one using a few cheap components.

Get Started With Windows 10 On The Raspberry Pi With These Guides

The special Raspberry Pi version of Windows 10 is a cool way to create Internet of Things devices, but it’s a little baffling to use if you’re a beginner. Adafruit created a starter pack that also happens to include a bunch of free, public guides to learning how to do everything.

Build An All-Purpose Electronics Case Out Of A Hollowed Out 2x4

DIY electronics are great, but you always need to make your own cases for them. Over on Make, they show you how to hollow out cheap 2×4’s for surprisingly classy looking cases.

Turn A Raspberry Pi Into A Wireless FM Microphone

Wireless microphones give you the freedom to move around while amplifying your voice, but they can be incredibly expensive. With a Raspberry Pi, a few cheap components and a radio, you can create one for a lot less.

DIY TV Limiter Ensures You Aren't Binge Watching For Too Long

If you’re prone to binge-watching for hours on end (thank you, Netflix autoplay), your willpower may need a little help. This DIY TV limiter can turn off the TV after a certain amount of time, or work with any other limits you program.

Build An Automated Birdwatching Camera With A Raspberry Pi

If you have a birdhouse in your yard, you could spend days sitting around with binoculars waiting to see what cool little inhabitants come by. Or you can take Instructables user Sebelectronique’s lead and build a Raspberry Pi-powered camera inside a birdhouse.

Build An All-In-One Desktop Case For A Raspberry Pi

If you use your Raspberry Pi as a regular computer a lot, you might be looking for a more permanent case for it. Adafruit has put together a guide for a premium case that packs in the monitor and all the components.

Everything You Need To Automatically Start Programs On Your Electronic Projects

Whether you’re working with the Raspberry Pi, an Arduino or a Beaglebone, a lot of the time you’ll want to load up programs automatically on boot. There are a variety of ways to do so, but Adafruit guides you through the best practices for each device.

Add AirPlay Mirroring To Any TV With A Raspberry Pi

AirPlay Mirroring, the tech that allows you to display your iOS device’s screen on your Apple TV, it great, but you need an Apple TV to use it. Instructables user edyboy12 shows how to use a Raspberry Pi instead.

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