Put some Color in your LEDs: Controlling Your Raspberry Pi from your iPhone with Simulink @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

May 27, 2017 Kelly


Nice write-up from Guy Rouleau up on the MathWorks Blog.

Color-controlled lighting has become increasingly popular, and, although sometimes it is purely ornamental, there is enough scientific evidence to show that the color of the light in your environment has a direct impact on your circadian rhythm.

There are multiple options in the market to buy off-the-shelf “Smart” lightbulbs and LED strips, that you can control with your mobile phone. However, wouldn’t it be fun to build your own with Simulink?

In this post, we’ll show you how you can do just that using Simulink, a Raspberry Pi with a Sense HAT add-on board, and your iPhone.

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