Pi Switch – IoT LEDs #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi
Just because the holidays are over doesn’t mean you can’t have some fun with lights. Use a Pi and your phone to control LEDs with this project on Hackster.io:
We are going to use Raspberry Pi and Grandeur to build an internet switch. In other words, we will be controlling an LED connected to a GPIO pin of the RPi from our web app which we’ll build with Grandeur as our back-end. Our web app will send ON/OFF command to the Cloud which our RPi will listen to and will consequently update the voltage on its LED pin.
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