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Install rtl8192cu WLAN driver on android

I have a RPi2 and have installed Lineage OS 14.1 (Android 7.1.2) However my wifi adapter(0bda:8176 Realtek Semiconductor Corp. RTL8188CUS 802.11n WLAN Adapter) which worked on Raspbian, doesn't seem ...
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Dual boot, or best OS for Raspicast and OSMC/Kodi

I've used my RP 2 and 3 for Raspicast (to cast from my Android phone), and OSMC/Kodi (for streaming). I've been away from it for a while, and would like to know if/how I can do both with my 3b. Do I ...
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I cannot get pihole to block ads on android

I am running PiHole on a raspberry pi 3 model b. The pi is wired with ethernet to my xfinity router and I managed to get pihole working perfectly on my windows 10 pc, ...
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accessing raspberry pi camera from raspbery pi 3 with android os

I successfully installed Android 7.1.1 using this tutorial. But I couldn't find default camera app inside it. Also, I pluged raspberry pi camera (B) rev2.0 on it and installed my own android app but ...
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RazPi3 Dev preview 0.6.1: Caller does not own I2C1

Getting an Lidar product (using Lidar Lite v3) to interface with a Raspberry Pi 3 running Android things (using the 0.6.1 preview). At the moment; I'm just trying to scan the I2C1 bus for the active ...
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Can I set up a Raspberry Pi SD card in a phone?

So I can't afford a PC, but maybe I can get a Raspberry Pi. I heard about the SD card flashing, is it possible to do it on a smartphone? Download files and flash the SD card or will I need some things ...
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Android Development on RPi3

My RPi is the Raspberry Pi 3 I have access to a Dell PowerEdge running Ubuntu (Not server) 17, x86_64 processor I have a cross-compiler for the RPi on the PowerEdge I only have access to the PE ...
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Controlling robot using raspberry pi 3 WiFi with no server, no web, no internet

I want to build a mobile robot with android as a controller from long range, I think it's best to connect using wifi, not a bluetooth because it's too short range. My problem is "how to connect my ...
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Raspberry Camera V2 on Android [duplicate]

I have flashed android (can flash any version necessary to make this work) onto my Raspberry Pie 3 and would like to be able to use the Pi Camera V2. Ive plugged in the camera to the raspberry pi but ...
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android things i2c avc denied

I am studying Raspberry Pi 3 by android things dp 5.1. I build and play sample sources which is androidthings weatherstation. (https://github.com/androidthings/weatherstation) I cannot playing app ...
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How to Auto-connect to wifi hotspot and auto-copy paste from one device to another device? [closed]

I have two devices both are compatible with wifi hotspot. One device is collecting pics continuously. When I bring other device with an open wifi hotspot close to the one above, is there a way to make ...
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How can I use my phone as a monitor?

I would like to use my phone (LG K8) as a monitor for my raspberry pi where network connections are not available. How is it possible? I shall also mention that I do have the official touchscreen but ...
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what are the limitations of Google's official Android port for Pi3?

I wonder what the limitations of Google's official Android port for Raspberry Pi 3 are? Is this for end users who wish to use Android? Google's Android source repository gets a new device tree ...
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Fastest wired data transfer protocol between RPi and Android Device

I'm looking to download images that i'm capturing on RPi to my Android Device using USB, or some wired interface that I don't know about. I'm trying to avoid using wifi, ethernet, or bluetooth. I've ...
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Android Marshmallow porting to RPi 3

I am trying out on Android Porting. Since I don't have any prior experience with porting, I decided to try porting Marshmallow(6.0.0_r5) to Raspberry Pi 3. As far as I know, and if I am wrong pls ...
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Tensorflow on Raspberry Pi 3 (Android Things vs Raspbian)

I want to create a tensorflow based detection system in an IOT setup. Will it perform better if I run it on Android Things or Raspbian? I expect to be using Full Yolo or tiny Yolo running on ...
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Can I control GPIO Pins when using Android on the Pi 3?

I want to install Android on my Raspberry Pi for implementing a GUI app, which is easy to create using Android Studio. But now I am confused about how to control the GPIO pins on the Pi 3 to turn on ...
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PuTTY network error when running Python scripts on a Raspberry Pi

I run Python scripts on my Raspberry Pi from my Android device and it always works for 3 or 4 times, but when I do it more, PuTTY tells me the following: Network error: Software caused connection ...
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Video streaming over Bluetooth from RPi3 to android app

I'm building a robot that is controlled using a Android app by sending commands over Bluetooth. I would like to also get a video over bluetooth to my android app from RPi3. My question here is, did ...
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Can Java / Android development be done with a Raspberry Pi 3?

I have several questions closely related to each other. All are pertaining to a Raspberry Pi 3 running Raspbian: Is a recent Java Development Kit (i.e. Java SE 8) available? Is a recent version of ...
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Connecting Anroid app with PI3 and touchscreen

Can a touchscreen be used with RPI3 to open Andorinha apps?
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Use an Android phone as a media remote on a Pi without an internet connection, possibly using Access Point mode or Bluetooth?

I will try to be brief! I have no internet connection at home save for my mobile phone data. This makes it difficult to use "normal" remote applications for media players like Kodi because they ...
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What are the best ways to connect a Raspberry Pi and an Android device without the availability of Wi-Fi?

I am using a Raspberry Pi as the main controller for a project that will be constantly filming a video. My goal is for the Pi to stream the footage in real time to an Android device (using an app that ...
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scp from raspberry pi to android device not working

I try to send text files from my raspberry pi 3 to my android phone, with the following line: scp -P 2222 /mnt/extsdcard/download/sent.txt root@192.168.1.30 home/pi/test.txt 192.168.1.30 is my ...
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Bluetooth Android Project - Is this even feasiable

I have a lot of experience programming (largely in python) but absolutely none with the raspberry pi. I have purchased one, but I would like to know if what I am wanting to attempt is even feasible ...
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How to assign a static IP to RaspberryPi3 running Android Things without using router?

I have RaspberryPi3 running Android Things connected (ethernet) to a switch in order to communicate with other devices in network. There is no DHCP option. I want to know if there is a way to assign ...
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Installing Android on RPi3 with Berryboot

I opened up Berryboot one day, and saw Android as an OS. I downloaded it, and needless to say, it didn't work. I was told that some modules were missing. Then I saw the words "Detaching console..." ...
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Sharing internet from android to Raspberry Pi 3 is not working [closed]

Yesterday I set up static ip for usb0 on my raspberry pi 3. It works and i can use vnc, but i cannot share internet access to it. I have tried connecting via android wireless hotspot, but it doesnt ...
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Working display setting for Android Things on Raspberry Pi 3 with 3.5 inch Waveshare?

Is anyone can assist me how to set up 3.5 inch Waveshare touch screen display works in Android Things on Raspberry Pi 3? Usually, I only run script from LCD Show for 3.5 inch that available in ...
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Android Things: How many PWM pins on Pi 3 Model B?

I'm interested in using the Android Things on the Pi 3 Model B, but I need to access a minimum of 4 pins and use them for PWM control. On the pin-out diagram on Google's Android Things site, there ...
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Driving a HC-SR04 requires a 10 microsecond pulse, Java does 14. Any success stories?

I'm working on Android Things on an rpi3 dev kit, with the IMHO excellent Picon Zero hat. I'm trying to trigger and read the reply from a HC-SR04, which requires a ~10 μS trigger pulse, then ...
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Can raspberry pi flash Raspbian to Android

Is it possible for Raspberry pi to flash Noobs to any Android device? I have no device I am actively trying this on yet. If it is possible I a Nexus device running Android is what I would try to work ...
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How can I get audio (ultrasonic Nearby API) working with Android Things?

I'm trying out Android Things on my Raspberry Pi 3, and besides a little bit of a learning curve around the adb utility, things are going well. However, it doesn't seem like audio is working at all. ...
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TCP Communication with Android via wifi

I will be creating an Android app to control the brightness of a LED. For this, I will want the Raspberry Pi and Android Phone to communicate with one another via Wifi. I don't need the RPI3 access ...
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Raspberry pi for smart mirror, what operating system?

I am conducting a larger project where i will create a smart mirror powered by an raspberry pi 3 B. The smart mirror will be able to use some google play application and the system will also be able ...
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rSync Raspberry Pi Files to Android?

I'll try to keep this as straightforward as possible. This project involves a Raspberry Pi 3, and an Android device. The Pi Setup as a wireless access point (WiFi) which will have NO internet access ...
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How to send notifications from android to RPi? [closed]

I have a project in my college, In that i need to push arrived notifications from android phone to RPi and i want to display those in the raspberry pi screen. How can i do that please somebody help.......
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Scan Distance from Eddystone Beacons

I would like to read an Eddystone Beacon using my Raspberry Pi 3 to calculate distance from the beacon. I can't find any resources to do this from the official Eddystone documentation. How should I go ...
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Embedded devices boot process vs PC

I am trying to dive deeper into the boot process and understand how everything works. I have understanding but I am not sure I am right. I have already found a lot of great examples like that What ...
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Android Server on Raspberry Pi

Recently, I was wondering if it was possible to run Android on a Raspberry Pi and then be able to vnc or use remote desktop apps to access its GUI.
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Is it possible to have two display panel

I am trying to build a customized Android device with the following capabilities: have two display panels display mode A: two panel showing differently, so together they merge to one big screen. One ...
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Display images in monitor using Raspberry Pi

Just started to play with Raspberry Pi we would like build an image slider and video player application with Raspberry Pi. We have 20 inch full HD screen (eg : computer monitor) Here is what we ...
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Reading data recorded by Pi from an Android application? [closed]

I'm creating a project that will notify a users Android device when their plant needs to be watered. I'm building the Android app myself using Android Studio. I'm using a Grove Pi moisture sensor to ...
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Using Cooking Hacks GPS/GSM shield with Android [closed]

I am new to RPi and was hoping that users had experience using the GPS/GSM shield with any Android OS. If there is some success with this device working with Android, I was going to give it a shot. ...
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Constant large lag (2s) using uv4l to stream camera module to Android app

I'll try do my best to share the steps I've taken to fix lag on video with my raspberry pi. I'm building a robot that has a raspberry pi mounted on top of it, which talks to an app for android ...
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Siri-like service on Raspberry Pi 3

Is it possible to get Siri-like voice feedback in Rasbian on the Raspberry Pi? I know that this is available in Android, but I'm looking for options available to the Raspberry Pi. I would like to ...
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How do I access the Pi's GPIO using Google's Project Brillo/Android Things?

An arstechnica.com article published today outlined Google's latest progress towards their IoT platform, Android Things (formerly Project Brillo). It looks like it supports the Pi 3. Is it possible ...
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android on raspberry pi 3 [duplicate]

I am planning to buy a rpi 3 for Android. It needs to use the built-in Bluetooth. I am wondering how stable the current Android ports are, especially for Bluetooth support? Which OS version is ...
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Which remote desktop renders fast

I tried to use my Android to remotely view and control my pi 3 desktop with tightvncserver on the pi 3. The problem is its not rendering fast and when I open some applications remotely on my Android, ...
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What would it take to run android on rpi3

I know currently this is impossible and this is going to be a rediculacly complicated and lengthy task but i wanna do it anyway and to me it would be worth it. I was hoping that somebody could at ...