Raspberry Pi

Build a killer home media center with a $35 Raspberry Pi

Why spend money on a dedicated media streamer that only does one thing, when you could spend a few minutes setting up a Raspberry Pi to be a media center with awesome functionality? Setting it up is easier than you think!

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The world’s first nine dollar computer has more ports than the MacBook

Got ten dollars in your pocket? Then you can back a super-small microcomputer on Kickstarter, receive a working unit and still have a dollar to spare.

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How do you catch J.J. Abrams’ attention? Try sending an X-wing into space

Sending a camera into space with a weather balloon is nothing new, but two astronomy buffs and Star Wars fans added a twist by attaching an X-wing model, showing it fly above Earth. The duo also hopes to score tickets to the new movie.

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Parallels introduces remote Windows desktop client for Raspberry Pi

Parallels have announced a new remote Windows desktop client that hopes to introduce the Raspberry Pi to the world of business. While the device is no technical powerhouse, it should have the necessary specs to run Windows without much trouble.

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What’s smaller, the MacBook’s logic board, or the Raspberry Pi? The answer will surprise you

The logic board in the new MacBook hosts an Intel processor, a hard drive and RAM, yet is incredibly small -- smaller, in fact, than the Raspberry Pi.

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Arduino vs. Raspberry Pi: Mortal enemies, or best friends?

The announcement of the Raspberry Pi may have led many to declare Arduino obsolete, but that's not entirely true. The two devices each have their own advantages and intended uses. In fact, they can at times work together to accomplish a specific goal.

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Making raspberries, or going bananas? We compare to find the best Pi

There's a number of other products competing with the Pi for a share of the DIY market, and one of the more popular versions is the Banana Pi from Chinese manufacturer LeMaker. But does it really challenge the new, quad-core Raspberry Pi?

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Is the Raspberry Pi 2 a $35 miracle PC, or still a hobby oddity?

The new Raspberry Pi 2 made a surprise debut last month with a substantially quicker processor and more connectivity, but the $35 computer is still more of a tinker’s toy than a serious PC.

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Get under the crust of these 10 fun and easy Raspberry Pi projects

The Raspberry Pi is an amazing device. Check out some of our favorite Pi projects, whether your prefer to create your own personalized weather station or a musical instrument that utilizes nearby vegetables for drum pads.

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A $35 computer can run Windows 10? Latest Raspberry Pi is a powerhouse

To everyone's surprise, an all-new Raspberry Pi has been launched at the same $35 price point with far superior hardware and software support.

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Imagination takes a piece of the Pi with its Creator CI20

Imagination Technologies has released a Raspberry Pi competitor called the CI20. What it lacks in name it makes up for in hardware, but the company's alternative is $65, over twice the price of an entry-level Pi.

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From robots, to jukeboxes, the AMD-backed Gizmo 2 can power just about anything

Looking to build a unique computer from scratch? The Gizmo 2 development board is pricier than a Raspberry Pi, but also much more powerful.

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The latest slice of Raspberry Pi costs $20, is thinner, and needs less juice to get cooking

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has taken the wraps off a smaller, cheaper version of its mini-computer. Here's the full scoop on the Raspberry Pi Model A+.

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SnapPiCam is a Raspberry Pi interchangeable lens camera you hack together

The SnapPiCam is a self-powered, interchangeable lens camera that's powered by Raspberry Pi. Currently on Kickstarter, the SnapPiCam comes as a kit that you put together by using common tools.

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Otto is the Raspberry Pi camera that insists you hack it, so it can do awesome new things

Otto is a Raspberry Pi-based camera that can be customized to take unique photos and perform tricks, among others. The camera has a crank that lets you create animated GIFs easily and quickly simply by winding it.

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