Creating Internet of Things (IoT) devices with cellular connectivity built-in is still tricky. We saw one solution – the Spark Electron – last month. Now Chicago-based Konekt, another maker of IoT toolkits has revealed its own take – the Konekt Dash. Show More Summary
[Oscar] really likes the PDP-8s, with the extremely old school PDP-8/I being his favorite. If you haven’t checked the price on these recently, getting a real PDP-8/I is nigh impossible. However, after assembling a KIM-1 clone kit, an...Show More Summary
Wibu launches DRM kit aimed at securing Pi systems from bad software distros.
Turn a cheap Raspberry Pi into a network-wide ad blocker. If you’re tired of AdBlock Plus slowing your browser down, this DNS-based option is a great alternative that works on any device. Unlike other solutions, this filters the webShow More Summary
The new Raspberry Pi 2 has a lot of potential, but when combined with Steam's In-Home Streaming, it becomes a super-affordable Steam Box capable of streaming your games from your PC to the big screen easily. On their new show, Possibly Unsafe, Patrick Norton and Michael Hand show you how to set yours up from start to finish. Read more...
Redditor Lauri Hakkarainen aka b10nik wanted to have an excuse to buy a mechanical keyboard, so he thought of turning it into a computer by installing a Raspberry Pi 2 inside. Even though his Project Kiiboard…
[b10nik] wrote in to tell us about a pretty sweet project that he just finished up. It’s a mechanical keyboard with an integrated Raspberry Pi 2 Model B inside. [b10nik] purchased a new Filco Ninja Majestouch-2 keyboard just for this project. Show More Summary
If you need to do a lot of network testing, the Raspberry Pi's a great, cheap way to do it. NetPi is a custom operating system that includes all the tools you'll need. Read more...
This week at Microsoft's WinHEC 2015 conference in Shenzen, Microsoft announced new details in support of the developing IoT market. Microsoft previously announced support for the Raspberry Pi 2 with a customized version of Windows 10,...Show More Summary
From MAKE: this cute BMO replica with a Raspberry Pi brain. Read the rest
The Raspberry Pi 2 is a lot faster than its predecessors, but you still might want to overclock it for the best possible performance. Blogger Hayden James breaks down what each overclock setting does and shares some configurations for better performance. Read more...
Come and fiddle with our Linux-powered toy Review My original idea was to review the Raspberry Pi Compute Module. But the thing about the Compute Module is that it’s not an end-user product: it was designed for manufacturers looking for an ARM-based platform on which they can build devices they can sell.…
The Raspberry Pi is a DIYers dream, but if you don't feel like fiddling with the command line and setting up a project from scratch, here are seven projects you can get up and running with just a few clicks. Read more...
When you think about the Raspberry Pi board you probably don't think about GCHQ, but you might well think about computing clusters. In this instance, clusters of Pi. Read more on MAKE The post 66 Raspberry Pi Boards Make the World’s Biggest Cluster appeared first on Make:.
This simple hack turns your Raspberry Pi into a powerful FM transmitter! It has enough range to cover your home, DIY drive-in movie, a high school ball game, or even a bike parade (depending on the stragglers)." style="float:left; margin:0 15px 15px 0;" />The Raspberry Pi is a great platform to rapidly build fun electronics projects. Show More Summary
It’s time for a change. You need a new challenge. Scattered around your house (or just your hobby space) are several Raspberry Pi computers, all performing different tasks. You might have a home security system powered by your Pi, or a media centre. Show More Summary
Raspberry Pi like computer is half the size of a credit card.
Using a Raspberry Pi, Satelliten draws the paths of satellites in lower orbit onto old paper maps, creating visualizations of outer space happenings. Since the launch of the Sputnik 1 in 1957, more than 6,600 satellites have gone into orbit, used for everything from navigation systems to environmental monitoring to military purposes. Show More Summary
You only need look as far as the Raspberry Pi to know that a huge number of people are passionate about DIY electronics, and a new kit called MESH (Make, Experience, Share) is intended to make coming up with your own clever projects easier than ever. Show More Summary
There’s something so nostalgic about the rotary phone that makes it a fun thing to hack and modernize. [Voidon] put his skills to the test and converted one to VoIP using a Raspberry Pi. He used the RasPi’s GPIO pins to read pulses from the rotary dial – a functional dial is always a welcome feature in rotary phone hacks. Show More Summary