Raspberry Pi with Pimoroni Unicorn Hat that changes color to indicate your status. This is a simple status light indicator where I can change the color of the light from a browser window on my desktop. Place the Pi outside of your office to indicate to others if you are available, busy, or other. I have included green, red, yellow, blue, pink colors in this code. You can make a chart / key to indicate the status for each color. For example, blue could indicate a phone call and pink could indicate a video conference.
Raspberry Pi Zero with Headers – https://amzn.to/2NncxP4
or Raspberry Pi 3B, 3B+ (3A, or 4) – https://amzn.to/2O9SxiO
MicroSD card – https://amzn.to/2Nq5AN9
Motion Sensor – https://amzn.to/32OPMaA
Pimoroni Unicorn pHat – https://amzn.to/2Sz6mZe
Optional: Diffuser for Unicorn pHat. I printed one out using clear filament – https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4335393
NOTE: This is a SOLDERING project! I do not recommend this project for someone without prior soldering experience.
Source code: https://github.com/carolinedunn/unicorn-busy-server
Original Microsoft Teams Project: https://www.eliostruyf.com/diy-building-busy-light-show-microsoft-teams-presence/