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Facial landmarks and drowsiness detection with OpenCV and dlib #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

December 14, 2018 Takara

via pyimagesearchBack in May I wrote a (laptop-based) drowsiness detector that can be used to detect if the driver of a motor vehicle was getting tired and potentially falling asleep at the wheel. The driver drowsiness detector project was inspired by a conversation I had with my Uncle John, a long haul truck driver who […]

Beginner’s Guide – The MagPi Magazine @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPI

December 14, 2018 Kelly

Great resource from The MagPi Magazine.The Raspberry Pi is a small, clever, British-built computer that’s packed with potential. Made using the same technology you find in a smartphone, the Raspberry Pi is designed to help you learn coding, discover how computers work, and build your own amazing things. This book was written to show you […]

Open Source Controller for a Refurbished Hot Tub @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

December 14, 2018 Zay

from Bernie Trinnes and Georgi Yatsev via hackaday.ioI found a used hot tub online, that’s a couple of years old and I decided I can make a cool project out of it. The built-in controls were already annoying and time-consuming, so that gave me further reason to tinker with it. In order to save energy, I lower […]

Louie Rendek’s 2018 Cape Sable Lights #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

December 14, 2018 Stephanie

WOWOW – this is bananas! From Louie Rendek on vimeo:2018 Christmas display! Over 66,000 channels of computer-controlled Christmas lights. 22,000 RGB WS2811 pixels being controlled by six Raspberry Pi units (Falcon Pi Player) driving numerous Falcon F16V2 and F16V3 pixel controllers.Read more and see what else is up Louie Rendek’s light display sleeveEach Friday is […]

Raspberry Pi Smart Scale @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi

December 14, 2018 Zay

from Elizabeth Adams via hackster.io Are you tired of staring at that boring, bad news bathroom scale every morning? The one that you often say “I hate you” to you as every time you step on it. Why hasn’t anyone made a scale that is actually fun or motivating to use? It is time to create […]