In a Blinkt!, Golang on a Raspberry Pi

The Blinkt! by Pimoroni is a relatively inexpensive 8 LED display which gently introduces GPIO programming concepts. Pimoroni provide their own library and examples based on Python. There are various library ports available on github and this article will focus on the Golang library created by Alex Ellis. As Alex's…

Remote Editing using VS Code

Working, as I frequently do, on small projects on headless Raspberry Pis it can sometimes be a challenge to establish an efficient flow while developing. On one hand you could work locally in your favoured editor and benefit from the increased efficiency this provides, but this is soon offset with…

Raspberry Pi - Updating WiFi settings

Having recently had my broadband router updated I found myself in the position where all the Pis which need to access WiFi required updating to enable them to access the new network. Although it lives close by, on my desk, the PiZero stack runs headless and to update the settings…