pi 0 as a wifi client, access point and camera

This is a continuation of my pi security camera system, but with some added functionality.    The motivation for this one basically boiled down to “I wonder if I can” . The answer is yes.   Using PiBakery once again, this recipe will configure the pi as a wireless client simultaneously configure the pi as…

Pi based security system

The Makerspace I’m a part of needed a security camera for insurance purposes.  Being a makerspace, we immediately over complicated things by deciding  to create our own system using a raspberry pi based DVR and some FOSCAMs.  The FOSCAMs became a problem that we had to limp through while we looked to stabilize our other…

Cable modem bouncer

The cable modem at our Makerspace is super flaky and likes to not give out IP addresses.  We can VPN into the space to take care of the odd network issue, but if the internet is down, someone has to drive in and 99% of the time it’s fixed by rebooting the modem. Using a…