January 9, 2015 AT 6:00 am

Presenting a Raspberry-Pi based Wordclock @Raspberry_Pi #piday #raspberrypi

Check out this word clock build from Bernd Krolla. The full documentation is located here, which is super handy.

In this video a Raspberry-Pi based wordclock is presented.

The described version displays the current time with a precision of 1 minute, but – when exploiting the capabilites of the RPi – many further things can be done…

Implemented features are
– Changing the display color using capacitive touch sensors
– Rendering strings in a ticker-like style
– Display of low-resolution png-files (considering the wordclock as a display with a resolution of 11×10 pixel)

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