Raspberry Pi

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.

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.

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.

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.

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"

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.

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.
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PiBorg's Raspberry Pi racecars are built by you, powered by AI

In Cambridge in the U.K., a company called PiBorg is hosting the world’s first autonomous (toy) car racing international grand prix. And you can enter it, for the right price.
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Weekend Workshop: Stave off the heat this summer with a DIY smart electric fan 0:49

The electric fan needed an upgrade and a savvy engineer at Instructables devised a way to make a person sensing smart fan using a Raspberry Pi. Here's how you can build one of these innovative devices for yourself.

New Raspberry Pi enclosure from Kodi and FLIRC looks slick in the living room

Kodi has teamed up with Flirc of Silicon Valley to create a special enclosure for the Raspberry Pi board. The enclosure features a passive cooling design and an included thermal pad for a quiet media-center solution for your…

Students’ homemade Raspberry Pi 3D scanner turns light paintings into holograms

HoloPainting is a technique that combines light painting, stop motion, and hyperlapse photography to create 360-degree animated 3D holograms. Up until now, light painting was only done in two dimensions.