Arduino vs Raspberry Pi for Robotics

Arduino vs Raspberry Pi cover

Are you team Arduino or Team Raspberry Pi? In this article, find out which controller you should use for your next robotics project and why you should use it. Read on!

Build a Twitter Bot with Raspberry Pi

Twitter Bot with Raspberry Pi

Did you know that Twitter is filled with over 15% bots? Pretty crazy, right?! In this article, we will create a different type of robot – a Twitter bot. Twitter bots control a Twitter account via the Twitter API. A Twitter bot is nothing but a script that performs a specific task in a loop. We […]

How to Get Started with Raspberry Pi GPIO Pins

Raspberry Pi GPIO tutorial

The Raspberry Pi is a single board computer that also has a set of GPIO pins. GPIO stands for General Purpose Inputs and Outputs. Like Arduino, you can use the GPIO pins to attach sensors and electronic components. This tutorial is designed to give you a crash course in Raspberry Pi GPIO pins, and how […]

Connect to Raspberry Pi without a Monitor

raspberry pi SSH

In the previous tutorial I shared a beginners guide to get started with Raspberry Pi. In that article I covered how to burn Raspbian OS onto micro SD card. Now to use the Pi as a computer we need lot of other peripherals such as monitor, HDMI cable, Wireless keyboard, OTG adapter (for Pi Zero). […]

Motor Controller Raspberry Pi & Arduino Configurations

Motor Controller Mobile Robot

If you’re anything like me, then you enjoy building mobile robots. As I’m sure you’re aware, mobile robots are comprised of 5 parts: chassis, motors, controllers, sensors, and power. To cover three of these groups, you’ll need to properly wire the motors to the controllers (motor and master) and then add your power supply. It’s […]

Video Streaming Raspberry Pi Robot & Camera

Have you ever wanted to build a robot that you could drive around from anywhere? In this new “Raspberry Pi FPV” tutorial series, you will learn how to build your own Raspberry Pi robot car and create a First Person View (FPV) driving experience. The first step is to configure video streaming on the Raspberry […]

Raspberry Pi Node-RED Programming Tutorial

Raspberry Pi Node-RED tutorial

The Raspberry Pi is a single-board linux computer that has exposed General Purpose Inputs and Outputs (GPIO). In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to program the Raspberry Pi to control an LED using Node-RED. Then, we will create a dashboard UI to control the LED from any web browser. You will need […]