0

February 24, 2017 AT 4:00 am

The Chocolate Box News Reader #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi

NewImage

From rongrimes on GitHub:

What does it do

The Chocolate Box News Reader (CBNR) continuously displays news from the CBC RSS feeds.

Features:

  • 29 news feeds – Top Stories, World, and Canada Regional
  • 15 news items per feed
  • It takes about 90 minutes to cycle through the full news set
  • Each news item has “more” information that can be displayed on request.
  • Will run offline with stored news
  • Can run on continuous power (current uptime is 8 weeks 4 days)
  • Even with only the dumb keypad & 2×16 display, it can connect to a local wifi access point, with password, or web login

Read more


3055 06Each Friday is PiDay here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new Raspberry Pi related products. Adafruit has the largest and best selection of Raspberry Pi accessories and all the code & tutorials to get you up and running in no time!


Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!


Maker Business — SoftBank Invests $300 Million in WeWork

Wearables — Impatience reward

Electronics — Cool your FETs!

Biohacking — What I Learned from VO2 Testing in Ketosis

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.