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by mypifi
Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:31 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Airplay Mirroring finally works on Raspberry Pi
Replies: 858
Views: 406006

Re: Airplay Mirroring finally works on Raspberry Pi

And me smstextaddict at gmail com
by mypifi
Fri Aug 22, 2014 10:23 pm
Forum: Media centres
Topic: Netflix on Raspbmc
Replies: 41
Views: 90569

Re: Netflix on Raspbmc

Did Netflix on the pi ever get sorted?
by mypifi
Fri Aug 22, 2014 9:44 pm
Forum: User groups and events
Topic: Raspberry Pi Group - Selly Oak, Birmingham UK
Replies: 13
Views: 4300

Re: Raspberry Pi Group - Selly Oak, Birmingham UK

Is there an event this Saturday if so what will be happening?
by mypifi
Fri Aug 22, 2014 9:37 pm
Forum: User groups and events
Topic: Cambridge Raspberry Jam (UK) - 6th September
Replies: 2
Views: 1113

Re: Cambridge Raspberry Jam - 6th September

I should also be there with the MyPiFi LCD board currently on Kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/10 ... rd-support and with some of my led boards if anyone wants to buy one or more.
by mypifi
Fri Aug 22, 2014 9:24 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: MyPiFi LCD board support
Replies: 10
Views: 3280

MyPiFi LCD board support

Hi after my successful led board project, I'm back on kickstarter with my LCD board support add on taking all 44780 LCD boards.

Photos etc are on the kickstarter https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/10 ... rd-support

Many thanks in advance
by mypifi
Tue Jul 22, 2014 5:48 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Now available on tindie and eBay.
by mypifi
Thu Jul 10, 2014 9:54 am
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Final day to go on kickstarter, currently 150% funded
by mypifi
Wed Jul 09, 2014 2:28 am
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Final hours on this led board project. Now at 135% funded for this £6 add on board which was featured at last weekends Cambridge Jam.
by mypifi
Sun Jun 22, 2014 3:23 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Just an update 77% funded in 12 days and in real terms 31 kits left till funding. Each kit is £6 a bargain on the rrp of £7.99 Thanks to everyone who has supported my kickstarter so far it's meant a lot and thanks to Zachary for showing the board off at the Southend jam yesterday where it received s...
by mypifi
Thu Jun 19, 2014 10:57 am
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Huge update :) we have changed the gpio of the red led from 4 to 17 freeing up 4 for i2c and one wire versatility for future projects and opening up the board to a wider range of possibilities .
by mypifi
Wed Jun 18, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Thanks for the correction predictive text isn't that predictive after all ;)
by mypifi
Wed Jun 18, 2014 11:13 am
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

There is also posts on my blog http://www.mypifi.net/blog with pictures and different colour boards to whet your appetite ;)
by mypifi
Wed Jun 18, 2014 11:12 am
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Just an update we are now 60% funded and thank you to the foundation for mentioning the kickstarter in a tweet yesterday. We hoping to be funded by the end of the weekend then we can start looking at ordering the boards and bits. Again thank you for those who have backed it, those that haven't, plea...
by mypifi
Mon Jun 16, 2014 8:08 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Re: Mypifi led board kickstarter

Many thanks to those who have pledged, we have nearly hit 50% funding in under a week. There are a few good reviews floating around on various blogs which is great and on the kickstarter is a short video, link to sample code (by zac) and the pin outs listed. I have heard this board will make an appe...
by mypifi
Wed Jun 11, 2014 11:59 pm
Forum: For sale
Topic: Mypifi led board kickstarter
Replies: 11
Views: 3883

Mypifi led board kickstarter

Hi all I started a kickstarter 8 hours ago and already 20% funded so should see no reason not to be funded. It's for my back to basics led board with button to teach people how to solder it together and then program it. It also features extended gpio header so you can plug boards on top or use the p...
by mypifi
Thu Feb 27, 2014 11:12 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: IR tripwire and solar power assistance.
Replies: 3
Views: 1485

Re: IR tripwire and solar power assistance.

I have just finished a similar project using a 99p pir ir detector from china off eBay, have a look at this http://smstextblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/ ... m.html?m=1
by mypifi
Thu Feb 27, 2014 11:08 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Wildlife night cam
Replies: 0
Views: 531

Wildlife night cam

Well it's taken a few days, but it works :) managed to make a wildlife camera with the pi, noir camera, camo, ir led light and a usb battery. I put all the information on my blog where many other projects I have done feature too. http://smstextblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/02/night-time-wildlife-cam.html...
by mypifi
Wed Feb 26, 2014 3:59 am
Forum: Python
Topic: pir to activate pi video cam
Replies: 4
Views: 2087

Re: pir to activate pi video cam

Works a treat many thanks, just need to now be able to save the file as day and time, I've tried %d%h%m%s and get an error. Or even so it saves it as file1 file2 file3 currently it's just overwriting the original file.
by mypifi
Mon Feb 24, 2014 9:19 pm
Forum: Python
Topic: pir to activate pi video cam
Replies: 4
Views: 2087

Re: pir to activate pi video cam

Many thanks zac as I said I missed the obvious will try it out tomorrow :) thank you
by mypifi
Mon Feb 24, 2014 7:51 pm
Forum: Python
Topic: pir to activate pi video cam
Replies: 4
Views: 2087

pir to activate pi video cam

hi im probably staring at the obvious but i cant see it, how do i get an infra red pir motion sensor to star recording video for 20 seconds with raspberry camera? this is what i have so far: from time import sleep import RPi.GPIO as GPIO GPIO.setmode(GPIO.BCM) GPIO.setup(17, GPIO.IN) while True: if ...
by mypifi
Sun Feb 23, 2014 10:26 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: STICKY: The projects list. Look here for some ideas.
Replies: 233
Views: 432203

Re: The projects list. Look here for some ideas.

I have many projects that I've built on my blog, feel free to look and be inspired. Www.mypifi.net/blog
by mypifi
Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:35 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Fixing broken sd card socket
Replies: 3
Views: 582

Re: Fixing broken sd card socket

It was something I tried but the glue didn't hold for long.
by mypifi
Mon Jan 27, 2014 9:09 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Fixing broken sd card socket
Replies: 3
Views: 582

Fixing broken sd card socket

I recently broke my sd card slot on my pi, but after searching around found the bits needed to repair it,. I have written up how I did it at http://smstextblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/01/fixing-broken-sd-slot-on-raspberry-pi.html however I'm sure that the rpi foundation as well as myself take no respons...
by mypifi
Mon Jan 13, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Cacheberry pi
Replies: 3
Views: 2645

Re: Cacheberry pi

Many thanks, although it's not designed to replace a proper gpsr but rather compliment it with an easy to read screen whilst driving.
by mypifi
Mon Jan 06, 2014 3:03 am
Forum: Other projects
Topic: Cacheberry pi
Replies: 3
Views: 2645

Re: Cacheberry pi

Due to the popularity from various bloggers I was asked to write (which isn't my strong point) a more detailed blog which is at http://smstextblog.blogspot.co.uk/2014/ ... l.html?m=1

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