2013 will be an sparkling year in a universe of gadgets — new game consoles are launching, gadgets to automate homes and improve health are popping adult regularly, and this could finally be a year a fabulous Apple TV ships.
While these are all certainly cool, a gadgets that will unequivocally renovate a destiny are being prototyped in hackerspaces and garages all over a world. Increasingly, a Raspberry Pi is a height of choice for these forward-thinking gadgeteers. Makers are regulating a little $35 height to assistance a blind, conduct their e-mail, play games — even put on pyrotechnic theatre shows that would make a many hardened hair rope yowl with joy. These 10 projects uncover a huge intensity of this little house and should keep your weekend full of prototyping fun.
Audiobooks for a Blind
Over 20 million people in a U.S. understanding with some turn of blindness and many miss a financial resources or technical know how to use normal assistive technologies, or a usability settings of an iPhone. Maker Michael Clemens had a 90-year-old grandmother wise that outline so he got bustling building a passed simple, one-button alternative. Audio books are installed around SD card, dire a symbol starts a book, dire it again pauses it, and holding it for 4 seconds skips behind one track. Clemens also courteously common a formula indispensable to move Harry Potter to a Raspberry Pi on his blog.
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