Skip to content
Free delivery, every order. Want a bulk deal or can't find what you need? Email support@pmdway.com now!
Free delivery, every order. Want a bulk deal or can't find what you need? Email support@pmdway.com now!
Reddit karma counter with Raspberry Pi

Monitor your reddit karma with Raspberry Pi

If you're the kind of person that spends a lot of time browsing and commenting on the reddit social media discussion platform - you most likely are quite ... observant of your karma score.

However you have other things to do during the day or night and can't be constantly logged in to reddit to keep track of it. So instead, build your own karma display and let a Raspberry Pi Zero do the work. 

This has been demonstrated by Jaden Zaleski who uses a compact OLED display built into the belly of the reddit mascot as shown below, which hides the Raspberry Pi. Some simple code polls reddit and thus displays the karma on the OLED:

Simple, and it works. To learn how, visit Jaden's project page

And if you're interested in doing this yourself, PMD Way has a you covered with a wide range of parts, such as:

Finally - to keep up to date with interesting news, offers and new products - interact with us on facebook, instagram, and twitter.

Previous article Get started with AVR microcontrollers with a copy of "AVR Workshop"

Leave a comment

Comments must be approved before appearing

* Required fields