April 1, 2016 AT 3:00 pm

Build a Pi Powered, Motion-Sensing Security Camera @Raspberry_Pi #piday #raspberrypi

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New Pi 2 based project from Microsoft’s Hack the Home series.

Home security systems are a growing field of projects for Makers. A self-built system is not only less expensive than a bulky professional installation, but it also allows for total control and customization to suit your needs. 

For this project, you will need a regular USB webcam, a PIR motion sensor and a Raspberry Pi 2 or a  MinnowBoard Max. Refer to the “Components and Supplies” section below for the store links of the required materials.  

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