Tag: Raspberry Pi

Google's AIY Vision And Voice Kits Now Come Bundled With A Raspberry Pi Zero

Google announced a second generation of AIY Vision and Voice Kits that come equipped with a Raspberry Pi board. The search giant also revealed that it was providing a companion Android app to help users with the do-it-yourself AI kits.

Google April 17, 2018

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ Unveiled: This $35 PC Now Has A Faster Processor And Dual-Band Wi-Fi

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has now released the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, a slight but important upgrade over the 2016 model. It features a faster CPU, faster Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.2, and more.

Computers March 15, 2018

Nintimdo RP Is The Raspberry Pi-Powered Nintendo Switch Clone That Can Play Almost Every Retro Game

Electrical engineering student of Iowa State University Tim Lindquist made a Raspberry Pi-powered Nintendo Switch clone that's even more capable than the real thing in some ways. (Hint: It can run more retro games).

Video Games October 23, 2017

Do-It-Yourself AI: Google Assistant Comes To Raspberry Pi

Google announces AIY Projects. The first kit in the set will allow you to create your own smart assistant with the help of Raspberry Pi.

Computers May 6, 2017

Meet MintyPi 2.0: Raspberry Pi Video Game Emulator Packed Into Tiny Mint Tin Box

MintyPi 2.0 is a project that transforms a mint tin box into a RetroPie-powered portable video game console. The device uses the Raspberry Pi Zero W and 3D-printed components and can be programmed to play any game from retro consoles.

Video Games April 11, 2017

Raspberry Pi 3: Users Can Now Build Devices That Can Take Cortana Commands

With the arrival of Windows 10 Creators Update, Raspberry Pi 3 will support Microsoft's Cortana in tech projects based on Windows 10 IoT core. The Creators Update will be pushed out from April 11.

Computers April 11, 2017

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B vs. Pi Zero vs. Pi Zero W: Which One Should You Buy?

The Raspberry Pi mini-computer comes in a variety of models, each with their own specifications and purposes. Which one should you buy between the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, Raspberry Pi Zero, and Raspberry Pi Zero W?

Computers March 20, 2017

Watch As 'Zelda' Fan Controls His Smart Home With 'Ocarina Of Time' Tunes And An Ocarina [Video]

Ever wondered how reality and the 'Ocarina of Time' mixed together would turn out in real life? With a Raspberry Pi, other components, and an ocarina, a 'Zelda' fan and his smart home show us what it's like.

Geek March 18, 2017

Raspberry Pi Zero W Brings Bluetooth And Wi-Fi Support, Costs $10

The Raspberry Pi Zero W comes with inbuilt wireless networking comprising Wi-Fi and Bluetooth facilities. The mini-PC comes in response to heavy demands for wireless features in the initial Pi Zero device.

Computers March 1, 2017

Raspberry Pi vs Asus Tinker Board: Quick Specs And Price Comparison

Raspberry Pi has a fierce new competitor in Asus. Find out how the technical specifications of the newly released Asus Tinker Board compete against those of the Raspberry Pi 3.

Computers January 22, 2017

Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3 Launched For $30, But You Probably Won't Buy It

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has launched the Compute Module 3 for $30 and the Compute Module 3 Lite for $25. However, most users will probably not buy the modules, and here's why.

Computers January 17, 2017

How To Install Kodi On Raspberry Pi And Build Your Own Home Media System

Kodi is a popular and free open source media player software. Together with a Raspberry Pi, you can use it to create your own home media system.

Computers January 15, 2017

How To Set Up Your Raspberry Pi 3: A Step-By-Step Guide

Here is an easy how-to guide to get you started on doing amazing things with the Raspberry Pi 3

Computers December 31, 2016

The 7 Coolest Raspberry Pi 3 Projects Of 2016

Enthusiasts have been trying their hands at projects using the versatile Raspberry Pi 3 microcomputer. Let’s take a quick look at seven of the coolest Raspberry Pi 3 projects of 2016.

Computers December 30, 2016

Early Prototype Of Raspberry Pi PIXEL Is The Linux-Based Desktop Environment We Want!

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has released a PIXEL version that can be downloaded to PC and Mac computer models. This will allow old and slow computers to have a working operating system.

Computers December 26, 2016

Raspberry Pi PIXEL Desktop Environment For Mac And PC Can Breathe New Life Into Old Machines

The Raspberry Pi PIXEL desktop environment has now become available for Mac and PC, promising to revive even old machines that are too slow to run modern operating systems. Here's what you need to know.

Computers December 22, 2016

PoisonTap Is A $5-Exploit Tool Created To Hack Your Locked Computer In 1 Minute

An engineer has created an exploit tool called PoisonTap based on a $5 Raspberry Pi. The exploit tool can work even on computers that are locked.

Security November 18, 2016

How To Build A Raspberry Pi-Powered Wi-Fi Drone Disabler

Drones with high-quality video recording features, sold at an affordable price, have been the cause of alarm for some people because of the possibility to invade privacy. But disabling these drones is now possible through a Raspberry Pi disabling system.

Robotics November 5, 2016

Raspberry Pi Introduces Raspbian PIXEL: How To Update

The latest Raspbian operating system ships with the Raspbian PIXEL desktop, RealVNC, Chromium, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth controls, and an overall user interface redesign apart from bug fixes and system improvements. Here's how to update to the latest OS.

Apps/Software October 11, 2016

Raspberry Pi: How To Build A Digital Dashboard For An Older Car [Video]

This Raspberry Pi project can be used to add a modern touch to an old car. This device allows the engine temperature, speed and the RPM to be seen on a digital dashboard.

Car Tech October 2, 2016

Raspberry Pi Launches New PIXEL User Interface For Desktops

Raspberry Pi is the go-to choice for affordable computing, and the platform just increased its likeability. Meet PIXEL, a user interface that turns the Raspbian OS into a well-rounded operating system that is easy on the eyes.

Computers September 30, 2016

The Tech World Loves Raspberry Pi: 10 Million Cheap Computers Sold And It's Just Getting Started

The credit card-sized computer Raspberry Pi now counts 10 million units in sales worldwide. To mark the occasion, the company has released the Raspberry Pi Starter Kit.

Computers September 8, 2016

Adafruit Is Now Selling Pi-Top, A Laptop Creation Kit For Raspberry Pi Users

Raspberry Pi is not included in the kit, but it comes with the basics — a laptop screen, base top, base bottom and Pi-Top Hub PCB for power management.

Computers May 3, 2016

8-Megapixel Raspberry Pi Camera On Sale Now For Just $25

Raspberry Pi is phasing out its older 5-megapixel camera boards with newer Sony 8-megapixel camera boards. Best of all, the price of the new one will remain the same at just $25.

Gadgets April 26, 2016

Amazon Reveals How To Make Your Own Alexa-Powered Echo Using Raspberry Pi

Amazon has released a guide that teaches users how to make their own Alexa-powered Echo using the Raspberry Pi. The end product of the project is a viable, low-cost alternative to the Echo, but with one major catch.

FUTURE TECH March 26, 2016

PiDrive 314GB HDD Is Western Digital's Answer To Raspberry Pi Users Storage Nightmare

Western Digital has unveiled the PiDrive 314GB HDD, a hard drive designed specifically for the Raspberry Pi microcomputer. The hard drive is currently being sold at a discounted price.

Computers March 15, 2016

How To Build Your Own DIY Amazon Echo With Raspberry Pi On The Cheap [VIDEO]

Amazon Echo is appealing, but you feel it’s an overpriced device? YouTube tech expert Novaspirit Tech explains in a video how to build your own version of Amazon Echo, using Raspberry Pi.

Gadgets March 4, 2016

Raspberry Pi 3 vs. Raspberry Pi 2 Model B: Quick Specs Comparison

Raspberry recently released its latest microcomputer that could get techies all excited. We compared the specs of the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B with the ones from the latest Raspberry Pi 3 to show you what changed.

Computers February 29, 2016

Raspberry Pi 3 First Photos Emerge, Show Built-In Wi-Fi And Bluetooth LE

The first pictures of the Raspberry Pi 3 have surfaced on the Internet. These photos show that the next-generation Raspberry Pi is going to feature on-board Wi-Fi and Bluetooth.

Computers February 28, 2016

Slow Internet Speed? This Frustrated Comcast Customer Comes Up With Raspberry Pi Tweet Bot To Deal With Issue

A frustrated Comcast subscriber has developed a Raspberry Pi tweet bot that can send tweets to Comcast when Internet speed is slower than advertised. The subscriber has also revealed the source code of the bot for others to try.

Internet February 1, 2016

Pine A64 vs. Raspberry Pi vs. Arduino Uno: Which DIY Microcomputer Should You Get?

Microcomputers such as Raspberry Pi, Pine A64 and Arduino have emerged to help DIY enthusiasts build computers and computer-based devices. Here is an up-close look at these three products.

Computers December 12, 2015

The Pine A64 Is A $15 High-Performance Raspberry Pi Alternative

While the Raspberry Pi is a great device, it is a little lacking in power these days. There's another affordable option called the Pine A64, which offers an ARMv8 Cortex-A53 processor and costs only $15.

Gadgets December 9, 2015

Microsoft's New Windows 10 IoT Core Pro Could Spell Trouble For Security

Microsoft announced new feature improvements to Windows 10 IoT Core. The company also talked about the release of a Windows 10 IoT Core Pro version which promises more flexibility by being able to defer and control Windows updates.

Internet December 9, 2015

Turn Your Xbox Controller Into A Full-Fledged Console Using Raspberry Pi Zero

The Raspberry Pi has inspired another game emulation project. This time, the tiny computer is stuffed inside an Xbox controller.

Video Games December 2, 2015

Raspberry Pi Zero vs. C.H.I.P.: Which Mini Computer Under $10 Should You Buy?

The Pi Zero costs $5; the C.H.I.P. now costs $9. Which is the one to get?

Computers November 29, 2015

Technophiles Found Raspberry Pi Zero $5 Computer Too Sweet, Stocks Went Zero In Less Than 24 Hours

The newly-launched Raspberry Pi Zero computer sold out within 24 hours. The computer costs $5 and is also available for free with the December issue of The MagPi magazine.

Computers November 28, 2015

Raspberry Pi Unwraps Pi Zero: What Can This $5 Computer Do?

UK-based charitable organization Raspberry Pi has taken the wraps off its programmable mini computer dubbed the Pi Zero. Priced at a paltry $5, the Pi Zero is the smallest computer ever.

Computers November 26, 2015

Raspberry Pi To Offer Customized And Mass-Produced Boards To Businesses

Raspberry Pi has announced that it will be offering customization for its microcomputer, with small businesses able to add or remove ports, after which the board can be mass-produced.

Gadgets October 27, 2015

Eben Upton Serves Up Two New Helpings Of Raspberry Pi At World Maker Faire New York

Raspberry Pi scored two major hits at this year's World Maker Faire New York among young fans who strained to get their hands on the company's new 7" touch screens and Sense HAT sensor-laden add-on.

Gadgets September 29, 2015

Microsoft Releases Windows IoT Core Starter Kit To Help You Run Windows 10 On A Raspberry Pi

Microsoft and Adafruit have teamed up to offer the Windows IoT Core Starter Kit. The bundle is aimed at enthusiasts and developers of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions.

Computers September 29, 2015

Piper Lets Kids Learn How To Design Circuits While Playing Minecraft

Learn about engineering and circuit board design with Minecraft, Raspberry Pi and Piper.

Geek September 25, 2015

The Raspberry Pi Now Has An Official Touch Display

The first official touch display for the Raspberry Pi has been released. The display is 7 inches, and has a resolution of 800 x 480 pixels.

Gadgets September 10, 2015

Combo Of Raspberry Pi And Laser Pen Can Fool Self-Driving Cars Into Seeing Fake Obstacles

The LiDAR system of driverless cars can be tricked using a $60 gadget, according to a researcher who claims the autonomous technology is vulnerable to paralysis via a laser hack attack.

FUTURE TECH September 9, 2015

Raspberry Pi Seven-Inch Touchscreen Now Available For $60

Raspberry Pi seven-inch touchscreen is now available in the U.S. for $60. The hardware was expected to be launched in late 2014 or early 2015.

Gadgets September 9, 2015

BBC Wants A Million Kids To Learn Coding Using This Pocket-Sized Microcomputer

BBC is giving away the BBC Micro Bit to 1 million school children across the UK. The company hopes that the device will inspire young students to take interest in coding.

Computers July 9, 2015

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