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Turn A Raspberry Pi 2 Into A Cheap SteamBox For In-Home Streaming

When combined with Steam’s In-Home Streaming, the new Raspberry Pi 2 can become a super-affordable Steam Box capable of streaming games from your PC to your TV. On their new show, Possibly Unsafe, Patrick Norton and Michael Hand demonstrates how to set yours up from start to finish.


NetPi Turns Your Raspberry Pi Into A Network Analyser Tool

If you need to do a lot of network testing, the Raspberry Pi is a cheap way to do it. NetPi is a custom operating system that includes all the tools you’ll need.


Convert A USB Charger Into A Linux Computer

Need a truly portable Linux computer? Over on NODE, Chris Robinson shows how build a Linux-powered computer inside a USB charger for ultimate portability.


What The Raspberry Pi 2's Overclock Settings Mean

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.


Seven Ready-Made Raspberry Pi Projects

The Raspberry Pi is a DIY dream. However, 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.


Get A PS1 Emulator Up And Running On A Raspberry Pi 2

The Raspberry Pi 2 is fast enough to run a bunch of new emulators, but the Playstation emulator is easily the one people are the most excited about. YouTuber TechTipta shows off the installation process for the PS1 using our favourite tool, RetroPie.


Convert An Old Game Gear Into A Multi-System Retro Game Console

The Game Gear wasn’t nearly as popular as the Game Boy, but it was still a cool little handheld system. If you have one sitting around needing a new use, Adafruit has put together a guide for embedding a Raspberry Pi into it so it can emulate all the classic systems.


Turn A Raspberry Pi Into An Ad Blocker With A Single Command

We’ve shown you how to turn a Raspberry Pi into a handy little ad blocker for all your devices before, but blogger Jacob Salmela simplified the process significantly. Now all you need to do is type one thing into the command line.


Why The Raspberry Pi 2 Crashes When You Flash A Camera On It

The Raspberry Pi 2 is an awesome upgrade over previous models, but it also comes with a quirk. It turns out if you try to take a picture of the Pi with a flash, it powers off. The folks over at Raspberry Pi explain exactly what’s going on.


How The Raspberry Pi 2 Performs Compared To Older Models

We know the Raspberry Pi 2 is faster on paper. If you’re curious about benchmark scores, Hackaday ran the Pi 2 through its paces and compared it to the Model B+.