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How To Build A Handheld, Raspberry Pi-Powered Game Console

The Raspberry Pi is a great little mini-computer for playing classic video games from your childhood. But, thanks to its small size, it’s also possible to turn it into a portable handheld game console that plays your favourite titles, from NES to N64. I call it “The eNcade”.


Build A Tiny Computer-Hacking Tool With A Raspberry Pi

Kali is a great tool for testing the security of your network and the operating system works on just about everything that can run Linux. That includes the Raspberry Pi. What’s even better is a new distribution that brings along support for a touchscreen.


Build A Motivational Bathroom Scale With A Raspberry Pi

One of the most deterring parts about trying to lose weight is that moment when you look down at the scale. This custom-built scale ditches unsatisfying numbers and uses a Raspberry Pi to actually talk to you when you step up to help keep you motivated.


Make An Animated GIF Photo Frame With A Raspberry Pi

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The Raspberry Pi is idea; for all kinds of interesting and complex projects. It’s also great for stupid projects, like this animated GIF photo frame I buot recently. Here’s how to make one for yourself.


Build Your Own Raspberry Pi And XBMC-Powered Touchscreen Car Computer

A touch-sensitive car computer would normally cost you big bucks to buy and have installed, but Instructables user Zaqq shows us how you can roll your own with the ever-powerful Raspberry Pi, some affordable components and a little elbow grease. Best of all, it runs XBMC beautifully.


The Raspberry Pi Model A+ Is Smaller And Thinner

The Raspberry Pi Foundation released a new model of the Raspberry Pi today. Dubbed the A+, it has more GPIO, a Micro SD slot, and is a lot smaller than the previous model.


Build Your Own Two-Player Bartop Arcade Machine

Arcade machines are awesome, but it’s not really feasible for most of us to keep one in our house. If you’re looking for something a little smaller, Instructables user Rolfebox shows off how to build a small tabletop machine built for two people.


Slim Down A Raspberry Pi With A Few Mods

The Raspberry Pi is already pretty tiny, but if you need to slim it down even more for a project, then Adafruit has the guide for you.


Wavemon Monitors Your Raspberry Pi's Wi-Fi From The Command Line

If you’re running your Raspberry Pi in headless mode, it’s difficult to troubleshoot Wi-Fi problems. Raspberry Pi Spy points to Wavemon, a Linux utility that also happens to work great on the Raspberry Pi in the command line.


Four Great DIY Projects For Hacking Computers And Networks

If you’re testing your hacking skills or trying to learn more about security, your toolkit shouldn’t end with your computer. If you’re willing to pick up a screwdriver, a soldering iron and a few other tools, there are several great DIY hacking projects that will test your mettle and teach you a few things about networking at the same time. Let’s take a look at some of them.