raspberry pi

Adafruit's Computer Add-On Pack For Raspberry Pi Gets You Started Quickly

The problem with the Raspberry Pi is that it doesn’t come with a keyboard, mouse and monitor so you can use it as a computer. Adafruit solves most of that with the Computer Add-On Pack.


Make A Raspberry Pi Model B+ Case From A Manila Folder

Raspberry Pi cases are a dime a dozen, but we all know making your own is usually the best way to go. The recently released Model B+ changes the form factor of the Pi enough that old cases don’t work. Thankfully, Imgur user quantumCity shares a B+ case made from a Manila folder.


Build A Time Machine Backup Server With A Raspberry Pi

Time Machine is the built-in service in Mac OS X that makes backups super-easy, and Apple’s Time Capsule makes the whole process even easier. Unfortunately, Apple’s official hard drive solution is a bit pricey at $349. Raymii shows how to build one with a Raspberry Pi.


Reset A Forgotten Raspberry Pi Password With A Simple TXT File Edit

If you forget your Raspberry Pi’s password, it’s a fairly useless little machine. To fix this problem, Raspberry Pi Spy shows how to reset the password with a simple edit to a TXT file.


Use A Raspberry Pi To Add Wireless To Your Printer

Today’s turning into a DIY Raspberry Pi day, though you can never have enough projects to use with it. If you want to try something more productivity-inducing, here’s a guide for transforming your USB-bound printer into a wireless one.


Build A Weather-Reporting, News-Reading Alarm Clock With A Raspberry Pi

Alarm clocks can be simple and boring. This DIY Raspberry Pi alarm clock wakes you up with a personalised greeting, weather and the latest news.


Wyliodrin Programs The Raspberry Pi With A Drag-And-Drop Interface

If you prefer a visual coding interface rather than a text-based one, or you’re just getting started learning to code on the Raspberry Pi, you might want to try Wyliodrin, a free visual coding platform that runs in your browser. Wyliodrin looks and works quite like Scratch, highly recommended for both kids and beginner programmers. You drag and drop blocks to form your code.


Epiphany Is A Fast, Modern Browser For The Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is a great for a lot of things, but browsing the web was never one of them. Epiphany is a browser built for the Pi that does just about everything a modern browser can do.


Build An Intruder Detector With A Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is a great little computer to use for a home surveillance system, but most of the projects we’ve seen have been a bit more advanced. Bitreactive put together a guide for a simple Raspberry Pi alarm that detects motion and sends you an SMS if something happens.


Build Your Own All-In-One Internet Radio Player With A Raspberry Pi

If you’re a big fan of internet radio, UK Tech Reviews has a guide for building your own little internet radio device using a Raspberry Pi and a touchscreen. The end result here is a nice, self-contained system that includes a simple interface for playing different stations with the touchscreen.