Pi Pico Videoconference Controller

Pi Pico Videoconference Controller

Since the lockdown started and videoconference became a standard, I have been thinking to build a simple device that could control camera and audio. After posting my fist prototype on Reddit, I received much positive feedback and guidance that helped me to finish my project (thank you all Reddit friends!). This project differs from my…

Pi Pico Quickstart Guide with MicroPython

As part of my personal interest in different areas of technology, I have decided to go a bit deeper in the low power consumption microcontroller boards world that will (hopefully) leads me to a better understanding of practical implementation of Internet-of-Things (IoT) concept. In this article I tried to document my beginner’s journey to learn…

Network Ad Blocker with Pi-hole

Personally, I’m not really against online marketing on websites in the form of ads. The problem comes when some websites abuse this practice, significantly slowing down page load time and consuming more hardware resources than it is supposed to. Also, I have privacy concerns regarding data that trackers collect about me and how they use…