The Pi Mobile – RC Car Hack

ABSTRACT Hacking a toy RC car using the Raspberry Pi 2 and L298N motor controller ¬† Kofi Forson Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Delaware State University, Dover, DE 19901   When the semester started I did not know what I wanted to do with my Raspberry Pi 2, but I did know that I…

LED “Interactive” Project

Abstract I was tasked to make an “interactive” LED project by utilizing the Raspberry Pi 2, a breadboard, LEDs, resistors and wires. Immediately, I started thinking about desktop computers that have an LED which lights up to signal that the hard disk drive (HDD) is active. I tried to apply the concept that desktop computers…

LED “Dance” Project

Presently, I am working on a project where I am tasked to make a pattern using the Raspberry Pi 2, a breadboard, LEDs, resistors and wires. I am hoping to make a pattern that starts off at a slow pace, but gets faster over time. I’ve documented my progress below. Breadboard Setup Functions used for…

Software Utilization

Some of the software I have used or will use throughout the duration of this course is listed below: I will be using Raspbian as the base operating system for my Raspberry Pi 2. I believe Raspbian will allow me to make the most out of my Raspberry Pi 2 because it comes bundled with…

Intriguing Projects

While looking for project inspiration, I stumbled across some of these awesome Raspberry Pi projects. Take a look below: DiddyBorg – “The Most Powerful Raspberry Pi Available” Read more:¬†https://www.piborg.org/diddyborg Raspberry Pi Submarine – “Underwater Drone” Read more in the description under the YouTube video. Raspberry Pi + Pixhawk – “Flying drone from a computer” Read…