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Raspberry Pi Cookbook Videos

Video Description

The world of Raspberry Pi is evolving quickly, with many new interface boards and software libraries becoming available all the time. In this video, prolific hacker and author Simon Monk introduces more than 60 practical recipes for running this tiny low-cost computer with Linux, programming it with Python, and hooking up sensors, motors, and other hardware—including Arduino.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. 00.00 Introduction 00:00:47
  2. Setup and Management
    1. 01.18 Installing the Raspberry Pi Camera Module 00:04:17
  3. Software
    1. 04.09 Raspberry Pi Radio Transmitter 00:03:20
    2. 04.11 Internet Radio 00:03:22
  4. GPIO Basics
    1. 08.01 Finding your way around the GPIO connector 00:04:01
    2. 08.04 Setting up I2C 00:02:31
    3. 08.05 Using I2C Tools 00:02:57
    4. 08.06 Setting up SPI 00:04:14
    5. 08.07 Freeing the Serial Port 00:01:51
    6. 08.10 Using a breadboard with jumper leads 00:03:16
    7. 08.16 Getting Started with a PiFace Digital Interface Board 00:07:06
    8. 08.18 Getting Started with a RaspiRobot Board 00:05:56
  5. Controlling Hardware
    1. 09.01 Connecting an LED 00:06:19
    2. 09.02 Controlling the brightness of an LED 00:05:40
    3. 09.03 Making a Buzzing Sound 00:05:43
    4. 09.04 Switching a High Power DC Device Using a Transistor 00:05:09
    5. 09.06 Controlling High Voltage AC Devices 00:01:34
    6. 09.07 Making a User Interface to Turn Things On and Off 00:04:50
    7. 09.08 Making a User Interface to Control PWM Power for LEDs and Motors 00:03:47
    8. 09.09 Changing the color of an RGB LED 00:07:07
    9. 09.10 Using lots of LEDs (Charlieplexing) 00:07:17
    10. 09.11 Using an Analog Meter as a Display 00:02:23
    11. 09.12 Programming with Interrupts 00:04:21
    12. 09.13 Controlling GPIO Outputs Using a Web Interface 00:11:33
  6. Motors
    1. 10.01 Controlling Servo Motors 00:07:33
    2. 10.02 Controlling a Large Number of Servo Motors 00:07:08
    3. 10.04 Controlling the Direction of a DC Motor 00:07:14
    4. 10.05 Using a Uni-Polar Stepper Motor 00:07:43
    5. 10.06 Using a Bi-Polar Stepper Motor 00:11:11
    6. 10.07 Using a RaspiRobot Board to Drive a Bi-Polar Stepper Motor 00:03:01
    7. 10.08 Building a Simple Robot Rover 00:07:29
  7. Digital Inputs
    1. 11.01 Connecting a Push Switch 00:05:40
    2. 11.02 Toggling with a Push Switch 00:06:13
    3. 11.03 Using a Two-Position Toggle or Slide Switch 00:02:19
    4. 11.05 De-bouncing a button press 00:02:49
    5. 11.07 Using a Rotary (Quadrature) Encoder 00:05:46
    6. 11.08 Using a Keypad 00:03:41
    7. 11.09 Detecting Movement 00:02:43
    8. 11.10 Adding GPS to the Raspberry Pi 00:06:55
    9. 11.13 Using a Real Time Clock Module 00:06:19
  8. Sensors
    1. 12.01 Using Resistive Sensors 00:04:35
    2. 12.02 Measuring Light 00:04:08
    3. 12.03 Detecting Methane 00:04:57
    4. 12.04 Measuring a Voltage 00:08:14
    5. 12.05 Reducing Voltages for Measurement 00:04:44
    6. 12.06 Using Resistive Sensors with an ADC 00:02:29
    7. 12.07 Measuring Temperature with an ADC 00:04:18
    8. 12.08 Measuring Acceleration 00:04:15
    9. 12.09 Measuring Temperature Using a Digital Sensor 00:06:29
    10. 12.10 Measuring Distance 00:08:11
    11. 12.11 Displaying Sensor Values 00:03:54
  9. Displays
    1. 13.01 Using a 4-Digit LED Display 00:04:44
    2. 13.02 Displaying Messages on an I2C LED Matrix 00:04:32
    3. 13.03 Using Pi-Lite 00:04:52
    4. 13.04 Displaying Messages on an Alphanumeric LCD 00:08:51
  10. Arduino and Raspberry Pi
    1. 14.01 Programming an Arduino from Raspberry Pi 00:08:52
    2. 14.02 Communicating with the Arduino Using the Serial Monitor 00:03:20
    3. 14.03 Setting up PyFirmata to Control an Arduino from a Raspberry Pi 00:06:29
    4. 14.04 Writing Digital Outputs on an Arduino from a Raspberry Pi 00:04:52
    5. 14.05 Using PyFirmata with TTL Serial 00:06:12
    6. 14.06 Reading Arduino digital inputs using PyFirmata 00:05:14
    7. 14.07 Reading Arduino analog inputs using PyFirmata 00:05:52
    8. 14.08 Analog Outputs (PWM) with PyFirmata 00:04:04
    9. 14.09 Controlling a Servo using PyFirmata 00:04:07
    10. 14.12 Using Small Arduinos with a Raspberry Pi 00:03:01
    11. 14.13 Getting Started with an aLaMode Board and a Raspberry Pi 00:05:47
    12. 14.14 Using an Arduino Shield with an aLaMode Board and a Raspberry Pi 00:02:05