Project Inspiration

If you don't have any project you're already working on, or have already completed, then check out some of the projects below. Some of these may be a base on which you build something incredible. Keep in mind though, just a copy of a project Initial State or MagPi has already done will not be considered for the competition. To access Initial States API Documentation click here.

A Pi Zero sensor-free presence detector that let's you know when someone is at the office or at home.

A Pi Zero sensor-free presence detector that let's you know when someone is at the office or at home.

A hyper-local weather dashboard, capturing the weather inside and outside a house over time with utilizing Wunderground's API, Raspberry Pi, a Sense Hat.

A hyper-local weather dashboard, capturing the weather inside and outside a house over time with utilizing Wunderground's API, Raspberry Pi, a Sense Hat.

An awesome beer fridge using a Wii Balance Board, a Raspberry Pi, a door sensor and temperature sensor to track and monitor beer inventory.

An awesome beer fridge using a Wii Balance Board, a Raspberry Pi, a door sensor and temperature sensor to track and monitor beer inventory.

Using the Fona to create a cellular and GPS enabled Pi Zero.

Using the Fona to create a cellular and GPS enabled Pi Zero.

A Hackable, Weight Tracking, Text Messaging Scale with a Sense of Humor made with a Raspberry Pi and a Wii Balance Board.

A Hackable, Weight Tracking, Text Messaging Scale with a Sense of Humor made with a Raspberry Pi and a Wii Balance Board.

A browser-based dashboard to monitor the health and performance of a web-connected Raspberry Pi.

A browser-based dashboard to monitor the health and performance of a web-connected Raspberry Pi.