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How to Build Your Own Mini SNES

How to Build Your Own Mini SNES

The NES Classic Edition is almost perfect—short controller cords not withstanding—and if you can buy one, it’s one of our favorite gifts, especially if you don’t want to leave the house. But it only
The Advanced Guide to Setting Up a DIY Game Console with a Raspberry Pi

The Advanced Guide to Setting Up a DIY Game Console with a Raspberry Pi

It’s no secret that turning a Raspberry Pi into a retro game console is hands-down the most popular, easy, and fun project you can do with a Pi. That initial guide is just the beginning though, and if
Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 unveiled with 10x CPU performance

Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 unveiled with 10x CPU performance

Raspberry Pi has introduced the Compute Module 3, the latest generation of its Compute Module (CM) hardware. According to the company, the Compute Module 3 offers about ten times the CPU performance
ASUS Tinker is almost a complete Raspberry Pi clone

ASUS Tinker is almost a complete Raspberry Pi clone

There’s no denying that the Raspberry Pi has forever left a mark on computing history, making available a palm-sized computer board that, while no race horse, opened the doors to myriads of projects
This Raspberry Pi-Powered Magic Mirror Can Be Set Up With One Line of Code

This Raspberry Pi-Powered Magic Mirror Can Be Set Up With One Line of Code

We’ve seen a few different magic mirror projects using a Raspberry Pi, but in the newest issue of MagPi they’ve put together what might as well be the definitive magic mirror guide as it’s easily the
Raspberry Pi, Lego solve a Rubiks cube together

Raspberry Pi, Lego solve a Rubiks cube together

Back in the analog days, the geekiest expression of creativity and engineering have been Lego blocks. These days, it’s the Raspberry Pi. Of course, LEGO has caught up with the times and you can even
12 Ways to Build Your Own Retro Game Machine

12 Ways to Build Your Own Retro Game Machine

With some 30 years of video gaming history now behind us, there’s never been a greater choice of retro games to dig back into, whether it’s on your smartphone or a classic console rebooted for modern
Raspberry Pi Zero W launches with wireless LAN and Bluetooth

Raspberry Pi Zero W launches with wireless LAN and Bluetooth

It’s the fifth birthday of the original Raspberry Pi, and what better way to celebrate than with a new release? Today Raspberry Pi Founder Eben Upton announced the Raspberry Pi Zero W, the next
Windows 98 “wrist watch” runs on a Raspberry Pi

Windows 98 “wrist watch” runs on a Raspberry Pi

Watches are a personal thing and no one size fits all. Maybe that’s why smartwatches have had a hard time becoming as mainstream as smartphones. Not everyone might be satisfied with just having
What I’ve Learned From Tinkering With the Raspberry Pi for Five Years

What I’ve Learned From Tinkering With the Raspberry Pi for Five Years

Today is Pi Day and what better way to celebrate everyone’s favorite mathematical constant than by taking a look back at everyone’s favorite $35 hobbyist computer, the Raspberry Pi. Since the launch

Celebrate Pi Day with a complete Raspberry Pi 3 training bundle for $19 (Deal of the Day)

It’s March 14, or what’s commonly referred to as Pi Day (3.14). To celebrate, we’re offering a fantastic bundle of training on Raspberry Pi. Worth more than $200 in total, this is a six-course kit
Zelda Fanatic Controls His Dang House With an Ocarina

Zelda Fanatic Controls His Dang House With an Ocarina

OK, you think you like the Legend of Zelda? You don’t. Not compared to this guy. His entire goddamn house is ocarina-operated now, and if he forgets to bring a plastic toy instrument with him he’s
Ultimate Zelda fan uses ocarina to control automated home

Ultimate Zelda fan uses ocarina to control automated home

The Legend of Zelda is a hot topic these days, what with the latest title, Breath of the Wild, debuting alongside the Nintendo Switch this month. To showcase his love for the series, Allen Pan of the
Man uses Raspberry Pi to turn car into Mario Kart 64 controller

Man uses Raspberry Pi to turn car into Mario Kart 64 controller

One Chevy Volt owner has gotten creative with his car, using a variety of tech and a bit of know-how to turn the vehicle into a big, expensive controller for Mario Kart 64. The entire creation
mintyPi hides a gaming device inside Altoid tins

mintyPi hides a gaming device inside Altoid tins

Although it has long been in existence, the Nintendo Switch has caused a resurgence of interest in portable gaming handhelds. Particularly of the DIY kind. Naturally, the Raspberry Pi is the
Raspberry Pi enthusiasts can use Cortana in the Creators Update for Windows 10 IoT Core

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts can use Cortana in the Creators Update for Windows 10 IoT Core

Microsoft's embedded Windows 10 operating system, Windows 10 IoT Core, is being updated to support Cortana with full voice functionality as well. The post Raspberry Pi enthusiasts can use Cortana in

Android TV Nougat ROM now available for Raspberry Pi 3

The Raspberry Pi 3 is the third generation single-board computer (SBC), popular with modders and DIY tech enthusiasts all around because it is pretty easy to use and modify. One of the more popular

Huawei, Google create a high-powered single board computer for Android

The Raspberry Pi is very popular with DIY enthusiasts because of the seemingly endless possibilities of how you can design devices with it. Huawei and Google have created their own single board
Android Things Developer Preview 3.1 adds support for the AIY Projects Voice Kit

Android Things Developer Preview 3.1 adds support for the AIY Projects Voice Kit

Google released the first Developer Preview for its new 'Android Things' operating system back in December, and the company has been improving it ever since. A minor update, Developer Preview 3.1, was
Google, Raspberry Pi team up for AI DIY kit, Voice HAT

Google, Raspberry Pi team up for AI DIY kit, Voice HAT

Although initially intended to help teach kids and adults alike the workings of a computer, the Raspberry Pi has long shed off its educational roots. The single-board computer (SBC) is now the most