This special issue of Linux Journal exclusively covers cool projects. Articles include:
Learn how I built a Linux-powered refrigerator with a laptop, X10 gadgets and an inexpensive USB thermometer.
BUILDING CUSTOM FIRMWARE WITH OPENWRT
Add the functions you want, even a media server.
REMIX THE INTERNET AND YOUR TELEVISION WITH THE ROKU DVP
Roku development with BrightScript.
PLAYING WITH THE PLAYER PROJECT
Programming mobile robots to interface with sensors, actuators and robots.
CONTROLLING THE HUMIDITY WITH AN EMBEDDED LINUX SYSTEM
It’s not the heat; it’s the humidity.
WII WILL ROCK LINUX
If you’ve ever wondered how well those Rock Bandinstruments work in Linux, here’s a simple set of steps to get them up and running with Audacity, Frets on Fire and Hydrogen.
How to justify buying your own weather station.
FUN WITH THE IROBOT CREATE
Roll your own!
FULL SPEED AHEAD WITH HANDBRAKE
Watch your DVD library without reaching for the DVD player remote.
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