Use the PyPortal IoT device to display Adafruit quotes dynamically on your own attractive PyPortal Quote Book!

With CircuitPython and the on-board WiFi, the PyPortal Adafruit Quote Book dynamically loads JSON formatted data from the Adafruit Quotes page and displays the text and author name automatically to keep you inspired all day (and night) long!

Mount your PyPortal in a small book box (or a hollowed out book if you want) for a decorative stand/enclosure.


Adafruit PyPortal - CircuitPython Powered Internet Display

PyPortal, our easy-to-use IoT device that allows you to create all the things for the “Internet of Things” in minutes. Make custom touch screen interface...

USB cable - USB A to Micro-B

This here is your standard A to micro-B USB cable, for USB 1.1 or 2.0. Perfect for connecting a PC to your Metro, Feather, Raspberry Pi or other dev-board or...

Materials and Tools

To mount your PyPortal you'll need:

  • Small decorative "book box" or "book safe" approximately 5-1/2" x 3-3/4" x 1-1/4" made from cardboard or wood -- you can get these at hobby/home stores or online
  • Four M3 x 10mm screws and nuts
  • Straight edge
  • Hobby knife
  • Optional small wood chisel
This guide was first published on Feb 27, 2019. It was last updated on Feb 27, 2019.
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