Featuring homemade electronic gadgets, the latest in development boards (Arduino, BeagleBoard, Raspberry Pi, etc), examples of cool design, and the latest and greatest (and most shiny) consumer gadgets.
The MagPi finds more energy with solar tracking
This month it features the “Reflective Solar Tracker”, a solar cell with a Raspberry Pi that helps to improve energy capture by up to 140% (by tracking the sun).
There’s also a look at the Laika Explorer, fresh from KickStarter funding success, which is a digital Input/Output board for the Raspberry Pi with extra USB and expansion ports.
Plus, from the world of databases, there’s another look at using SQL to insert and view stored data. And there’s a home automation tutorial on controlling your garage door over the Internet. And much more…
The magazine is edited by Ash Stone.Tags: solar cells, The MagPi