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Asus ready to take bite of ‘Pi’ market with Tinker micro PC

If you're looking to make the world's smallest, 4K capable set-top box, Asus' Tinker Board might be the best way to do it. The quad-core equipped single-board system is powerful, but a little more expensive than the competition.
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Raspberry Pi’s new Compute Module 3 is an even lower-cost single-board PC

While there is a place for single-board PCs like the Raspberry Pi with a full complement of ports and storage options, some applications can get by with even simpler versions. The Compute Module 3 is the perfect solution.
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The Raspberry Pi Foundation offers its Pixel interface for Windows PCs, Macs

The Raspberry Pi Foundation released a bootable image enabling owners of Windows PCs and Macs to use the new Pixel desktop environment with Debian. The image is free to use and is offered on DVD in the latest issue of The MagPi magazine.
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Amazon Echo-controlled game room is an envy-inducing feature meant to be shown off

A game room company has come up with a way to make our dream basement even dreamier by adding voice control, courtesy of an Amazon Echo smart assistant, Raspberry Pi and Logitech Harmony Hub, to the mix.
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BBC creates foundation for Micro:Bit, announces international launch

With new hardware and an international release planned, it's no wonder that the BBC has created a new seven-man foundation to continue its development. The little micro system that could is coming stateside in 2017 for the first time.
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NEC serves up a slice of Pi, will start building Raspberry Pi 3s into its displays

NEC and Raspberry Pi are partnering in display and micro-computing to augment the P and V series of professional displays with the credit-card sized Pi system. Future signage and presentation screens should be more connected than ever.
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This $115 Raspberry Pi 3 bundle has everything you need to start your DIY journey

The Raspberry Pi 3 is one of the most powerful computing boards ever built. Now you can get a jump start on your DIY with this time- and money-saving bundle, which includes both the Raspberry Pi board and a 7-inch LCD.
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Raspberry Pi operating system gets a visual upgrade with the launch of PIXEL

The Raspbian operating system for the Raspberry Pi board just received a visual upgrade called PIXEL. It provides a cleaner look backed by new backgrounds, revamped icons, a special rendering package for fonts, redesigned windows, and more.
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Raspberry Pi sells 10 millionth computer, releases special kit to celebrate

The Raspberry Pi has now sold a whopping 10 million credit card-sized computers since it was first debuted in 2012, and to celebrate this momentous achievement, the company has released the official Raspberry Pi Starter Kit."
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Want to track quakes on your own? Get a Raspberry Shake before campaign ends

Was that a tremor you just felt? You don't have to be a seismologist to answer that question,not if you have the Raspberry Shake, that is. It's branded as a "professional grade personal seismograph"
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Onion’s Omega2, a $5 rival to the Raspberry Pi, smashes crowdfunding goal

Onion's Omega2 has raised $440,000 after setting a crowdfunding goal of $15,000, making it a strong contender to the undisputed ruler of the single-board computer market, the Raspberry Pi.
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This $120 Raspberry Pi 3 bundle is the starter kit you’ve been waiting for

The Raspberry Pi 3 is a credit card-sized, low-cost computer capable of taking on a multitude of tasks. This $120 bundle includes everything you need to turn your newly-acquired Raspberry board into a full-fledged computer.