New Lesson! Scratch On.

Posted: March 23, 2013 in General, Guides, RGB-LED Kit

New lesson available:

RGB-LED Lesson 2 (Scratch GPIO) – Getting Started

With thanks to SimpleSi – http://cymplecy.wordpress.com/2012/08/26/scratch-controlling-the-gpio-on-a-raspberrypi/

We can now attach the RGB-LED kit to Scratch and interact with the real world!

Scratch gets a friend to help with GPIO hardware.

Scratch gets a friend to help with GPIO hardware.

With a little help from the scratch_gpio_handler.py, Scratch can control REAL things!

Broadcast "pinpattern1000000"

Perhaps soon Scratch will turn your lights off at night, and make you breakfast in the morning!

There will be a follow up soon which will introduce some new methods to customise the interface for controlling hardware.

Note: This is different to the lesson which I mentioned before, that one (python) is still in development, so watch this space!

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