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Raspberry Pi LogoHDMIPi Raspberry Pi HD LCD Screen (Beta)

Alex Eames from RasPi.tv very kindly gave me a beta version of the HDMIPi screen for the Raspberry Pi along with some stickers*. This was a project funded via a successful Kickstarter campaign which aimed to raise £55,000. In the end … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi LogoTop 10 Things to Connect to Your Raspberry Pi

During my time with the Pi I’ve experimented with various devices and sensors. Here is my Top 10 list of devices to connect to the Raspberry Pi. In most cases they are very cheap and easy to interface and are … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi LogoCheap Miniature LCD Screen

At the Bristol Raspberry Jam in October 2012 I saw someone with a small 3.5 inch LCD attached to their Raspberry Pi. It cost less than £20 so I decided to buy myself one. I had no idea what I … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Logo20×4 LCD Module Control Using Python

This article is based on my previous article 16×2 LCD Module Control Using Python and 16×2 LCD Module Control With Backlight Switch. 20×4 LCD modules are relatively easy and cheap to obtain. They have the same 16 pin interface as the 16×2 … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Logo16×2 LCD Module Control With Backlight Switch

Following on from my article about controlling a 16×2 LCD module with Python and a Raspberry Pi I decided to make a few enhancements. These included : Adding a 10Kohm variable resistor to adjust the contrast Adding a 5Kohm variable resistor … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Logo16×2 LCD Module Control Using Python

Once you’ve played with LEDs, switches and stepper motors the next natural step is 16×2 alphanumeric LCD modules. These modules are cheap (less than $10) and easy to interface to the Raspberry Pi. They have 16 connections but you only … Continue reading

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