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Electron applications in a Raspberry Pi with BENJA — Part 1

Other Languages: PT<p>I bought a Raspberry Pi a few weeks ago and ever since then I've been (surprisingly) trying to figure out what can I do with it. …

Raspberry Pi

Turn an old monitor into a wall display with a Raspberry Pi

So you have an unused Raspberry Pi -- or five -- lying around and you don't know what to do with it. You're not alone, even if there are hundreds of projects at the ready.<p>You can turn it into a Minecraft machine, a music streamer for your living room, an Alexa speaker and many other things. But one …

Raspberry Pi

The Best Rechargeable Batteries for Your Appliances and Gadgets

Give your wallet and the environment a break!<p>There are plenty of devices and appliances that require replaceable batteries out there. Save a bit of money by opting for one these highly rated rechargeable picks.

Hackaday Prize Entry: High Speed Sampling For The Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi has become a firm favorite in our community for its array of GPIOs and other interfaces, as well as its affordable computing power. …

Google teams up with Huawei for high-end Raspberry Pi rival that runs Android

Thanks to a collaboration between Google and Huawei, Android developers will no longer have to code on Intel x86 architectures – or Chromebooks – to build software for ARM-based systems. They’ll get to do it on a beefed-up Raspberry Pi-style computer that also happens to run Android.<p>The HiKey 960 …

Raspberry Pi

The Matrix Voice is an Alexa for your Raspberry Pi

Matrix Labs just completed a successful crowdfunding campaign for what amounts to an AI voice recognition system for the Raspberry Pi which allows you, a mere mortal, to make your own Alexa in your basement. Created by Rodolfo Saccoman and Brian Sanchez their first board, the Creator, fits right on …

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Zero W review

The Raspberry Pi Foundation recently launched the Raspberry Pi Zero W, an improved version of the original Raspberry Pi Zero that adds built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. These have been two features many Raspberry Pi fans have been requesting for a long time, and now, thankfully, they’re finally built …

Carb Cycling That Actually Works

Lose Fat, Retain Muscle and Strength<p>Carb Cycling Is Hogwash. Do It Anyway.<p>There's a lot of hype about carb cycling, and many claims are being made …

ASUS Unveils Tinker Board, A Raspberry Pi Competitor With More Horsepower And 4K Video Support

If there’s one thing the passionate and growing DIY single board computer community would ask for from the Raspberry Pi, it’s more performance and connectivity features in the same amazingly tiny package. Tech giant Asus Computer is attempting to answer that call with their own ARM core based mini …

Panasonic unveils bendable, twistable battery for smart products

Panasonic has announced its latest flexible battery innovation, which it will be showing off at CEATEC in Japan next week. When combined with flexible displays, printed electronics, and increasingly small processing packages, this could be the technological breakthrough that bendable smartphone …

Windows 10 Settings menu: The Network & Internet tab

The new Windows 10 Settings menu lets you quickly find basic settings without digging through the Control Panel. The Network & Internet tab combines the traditional Network and Sharing Center from the Control Panel with Windows 8's watered-down settings menu. If you're looking for connection …

Wi-Fi

Windows 10 Settings menu: The System tab

It's clear that Microsoft is trying to phase out the Control Panel and replace it with the prettier, touch-friendly Windows 10 Settings menu. In Windows 10 you can change most (but not all) of your computer's basic settings in the new Settings menu, which has a permanent home in the Start menu, …

Apps

Windows 10 Settings menu: The Devices tab

If you were worried Microsoft might do away with the Control Panel completely in favor the new Windows 10 Settings menu, one glance at the Devices tab should alleviate your fears.<p>In earlier versions of Windows 10, the Devices tab was surprisingly useless -- you couldn't manage your devices or fix …

Windows 10

How to setup Bluetooth on a Raspberry Pi 3

The newest device from the Raspberry Pi Foundation, Raspberry Pi 3 Model B, comes with both built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.1. Like with most things Raspberry Pi, it doesn't come working out of the box, though. Even after you install NOOBS or Raspbian, you still have to do some work to get Bluetooth …

15 useful extensions to improve Firefox

Whether you're fed up with Chrome spinning up your computer's fans just to load Facebook, or Safari just isn't your jam, Firefox is a great browser alternative for any operating system. While it may not be considered the fastest browser around (even that's changing), it's reliable, highly …

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Energizing Meals Between 400 and 600 Calories

1 of 10<p>Megane Callewaert via Flickr<p>Calculate Your Caloric Intake<p>Food is fuel. Sometimes you just need a little topping off; other times, you’ve gotta fill the whole tank and then some. Pick and choose from these healthy breakfasts, lunches, and dinners organized by calorie amount to help you get …

Food

6 Ways to Avoid Fading on a Long Ride

We’ve all been there, feeling chainless and amazing for the first 60 miles of a century ride. Then suddenly, seemingly out of nowhere, we feel... less amazing. We wonder why we started this stupid ride to begin with and, more importantly, how we are going to make it another 40 miles. As we watch …

Cycling

8 Ways to Recover Faster from a Hard Ride

Cool Down<p>David Michalczuk/Flickr<p>Take a few minutes to spin easy after you’ve throttled your legs with a hard ride. The blood vessels in your legs expand while you’re hammering away: Stop abruptly, and the blood just pools down there. This not only makes you lightheaded, but also limits your ability …

Cycling

Logitech's Bluetooth Audio Adapter Turns Any Pair of Speakers into Wireless Ones

If you have a great pair of bookshelf speakers or even computer speakers, but wish you could stream music from a phone, a laptop, or another device …

How to delete Microsoft's unwanted Windows 10 download files - ExtremeTech

How to delete Microsoft’s unwanted Windows 10 download files<p>By on September 11, 2015 at 2:45 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the …

Software

The coming fuel cell revolution: What you need to know - ExtremeTech

By on September 14, 2015 at 9:34 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Conversations about fuel cells …

Energy

20 gorgeous natural wonders around the world

Places that receive the iconic UNESCO seal are chosen based on their cultural significance, their standing as a natural wonder, or both.<p>From the Rock Sites of Cappadocia, Turkey, made entirely from volcanic erosions, to Africa's Namib Sand Sea, the world's only coastal desert, here are 20 …

SmartThings adds support for Cree and WeMo LEDs

Belkin and Cree are headlining a new round of products integrated into the SmartThings ecosystem, with the Cree Connected LED and the Belkin WeMo LED joining the popular smart-home platform's list of supported devices.<p>Cree's ZigBee smart LEDs originally pitched compatibility with the Wink Hub, with …

Home Automation

31 Healthy Meals You Can Make in 10 Minutes

We know the facts: Preparing meals at home is good for your health and your wallet. But let’s face it, with minimal free time and other priorities …

Healthy Eating

Networking and storage: Nine most interesting products of 2014

It's been a long and eventful year for networking and storage. Among other things, 2014 marked the debuts of the first quad-stream and also the first tri-band Wi-Fi routers. And it's also the year solid-state drives officially became affordable.<p>However, out of the many devices I've worked with …

Wi-Fi

Why does my battery suck?

<i>Editor's note: Apple's recent acknowledgment that it slows some older iPhones because of battery issues has spurred reader interest in battery technology. This story from our archives explains the science of batteries.</i><p>When Apple redesigned the MacBook Pro in 2009, it unveiled a new type of battery …

Carmakers prepare to shift to hydrogen fuel cells

Concerned about slow sales of electric cars and plug-in hybrids, automakers are increasingly betting the future of green cars on hydrogen fuel cell technology.<p>Even Toyota Motor Corp., maker of the popular Prius gas-electric hybrid, will use hydrogen instead of batteries to power its next generation …

Nvidia's $3000 Titan-Z takes on the $1500 Radeon R9 295X2 - and gets crushed - ExtremeTech

Nvidia’s $3000 Titan-Z takes on the $1500 Radeon R9 295X2 — and gets crushed<p>By on June 12, 2014 at 6:57 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …