Firstly, start with updating the Raspberry Pi with the following commands: Then we need to download two packages, DNSMASQ and HOSTAPD and we can do that by running: Then we need to find the MAC address of the wlan0 interface. This interface is the WiFi connection to your router. Run the follwoing command and find… Continue reading Raspberry Pi Zero WiFi Access Point Tutorial
This tutorial is going to cover how to set up the WiringPi library to enable you to use the GPIO on your Raspberry Pi in C. If you are looking for something more advanced than a blinky program, then make sure you check back as this tutorial is only the first in a long series.… Continue reading WiringPi on the Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W
Have you wondered how to code in C on your Raspberry Pi? Well today we are going to show you how to write a C program on a Raspberry Pi running in headless mode, that is the Raspberry Pi is only connected to WiFi and power, no keyboard or monitor. Programming on C on a… Continue reading VSCode Server Setup C Programming on Headless Raspberry Pi
What is headless mode? Well the easiest way to describe it is simply by imagining using your Raspberry Pi with nothing connected, no keyboard, mouse or monitor, only power is required. We can still control the Raspberry Pi over a network connection and SSH so this solution is perfect for a minimal Raspberry Pi Setup.… Continue reading Headless Raspberry Pi Setup
It has been six years since the launch of the Raspberry Pi Zero, a small form factor single board computer. Whilst it got a small refresh in early 2017, with the addition of wireless connectivity, a major update has been a long time coming. Last week the Raspberry Pi Foundation released the Raspberry Pi Zero… Continue reading Raspberry Pi Zero 2 W Quick Review
Today, Waveshare Electronics released three RP2040 based boards: RP2040-Zero @ $4.99 RP2040-Plus @ $7.99 RP2040-LCD-0.96 @ $12.99 These boards are available for sale on Waveshare’s website – we are yet to see them in any other retailer. RP2040-Zero The RP2040-Zero board is a tiny stamp sized board which is just like the Tiny 2040 board… Continue reading Waveshare Electronics releases 3 RP2040 New Boards
LattePanda have announced and started a kickstarter campaign for their new LattePanda 3 Delta Board. At the time of writing, this campaign has reached over twice it’s kickstarter goal. So what is the LattePanda 3? The LattePanda 3 Delta is the new version of the x86 combined with Arduino board introduced back in 2015. The… Continue reading LattePanda 3 Delta Windows & Linux SBC Announced: Now Crowdfunding
The Aneng AN113D is a £10 (~$13) multimeter available from your favourite budget Chinese retailers, Aliexpress and Banggood. We managed to get ours shipped from a UK warehouse, for free, in a couple of days – a record for these sites. So how much multimeter can £10 give you? Read on to find out! The… Continue reading ANENG AN113D Review – £10 Banggood Multimeter, How Bad Can It Be?