Sean McCormick
Published © GPL3+

Pi Skype Monitor

Connect a Raspberry PI with LEDs to your Skype status. Remind everybody in your house when you are on a call, meeting, or presentation.

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Pi Skype Monitor

Things used in this project

Hardware components

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B
Raspberry Pi 2 Model B
×1
SparkFun Tri-Color LED Breakout Kit
×1
Break Away Headers - Straight
×1
Jumper Wires Premium 6" F/F Pack of 10
×1
Miniature WiFi Module - Official Raspberry Pi Edition
×1
Belkin Home and Travel Wall Charger with USB Port - 2.1 AMP / 10 Watt
×1

Software apps and online services

Windows 10 IoT Core
Microsoft Windows 10 IoT Core
Microsoft Azure
Microsoft Azure
Microsoft Visual Studio Community

Hand tools and fabrication machines

1-Gang 14 cu. in. Old Work Box
1 Gang Midway Nylon Wall Plate
8 in. x 10 in. Polystyrene Sheet
Utility Knife

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Schematics

LED Breakout Kit connected to Raspberry Pi

Here are the connections between the LED Breakout kit and the Raspberry Pi.

How install the Pi Skype Monitor in the wall

Step by step instructions on putting the Pi Skype Monitor into a wall.

Code

SkypeMonitor Github Repo

All the source code for the project, along with detailed documentation of how to configure and deploy it.

Credits

Sean McCormick

Sean McCormick

5 projects • 26 followers
20+ year software engineer. #Learn, #Make, #Help

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