<html><head><style type='text/css'>p { margin: 0; }</style></head><body><div style='font-family: garamond,new york,times,serif; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000'><div><br></div>A quick web search yielded these two blog posts<div><br></div><div>Arduino</div><div><br></div><div><a href="http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controled-dog-foodtreat-dispenser/">http://www.instructables.com/id/Arduino-controled-dog-foodtreat-dispenser/</a></div><div><br></div><div>Raspberry Pi</div><div><br></div><div><a href="http://lifehacker.com/5993919/please-your-pets-with-a-raspberry-pi+powered-feeding-system">http://lifehacker.com/5993919/please-your-pets-with-a-raspberry-pi+powered-feeding-system</a></div><div><br></div><div>       Hope that helps,</div><div><br></div><div>                phil</div><div><br></div><div><br><br><hr id="zwchr"><div style="color:#000;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;text-decoration:none;font-family:Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif;font-size:12pt;"><b>From: </b>"Eric Wolf" <ebwolf@gmail.com><br><b>To: </b>"CHUGALUG" <chugalug@chugalug.org><br><b>Sent: </b>Monday, August 12, 2013 6:36:55 PM<br><b>Subject: </b>[Chugalug] Pi or 'Duino?<br><br>I'm wanting to build an automated dog treat dispenser but I want it to trigger off various external events. I'm trying to decide whether to use a Raspberry Pi or an Arduino for the controller. The advantage of the Pi is easy of programming (Python FTW). The disadvantage is largely cost. The Pi itself is a little more expensive, especially by the time you add in the I/Os.<div>
<br></div><div>Any thoughts?</div><div> </div><div><div>-=--=---=----=----=---=--=-=--=---=----=---=--=-=-<br>Eric B. Wolf                           720-334-7734<br><br><br></div>
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