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The Advanced Guide to Setting Up a DIY Game Console with a Raspberry Pi

It’s no secret that turning a Raspberry Pi into a retro game console is hands-down the most popular, easy, and fun project you can do with a Pi. That …

Microsoft's Visual Studio Launches on Mac

Alongside the announcement of the upcoming Visual Studio 2017 today, Microsoft announced that Visual Studio will be available for the Mac for the …

Amazon Alexa and Logitech Harmony Hub: How to add voice control to your entertainment center

By combining Amazon's Alexa with the Logitech Harmony Hub, it's now possible to extend Alexa control to your entertainment center.<p>I'm an …

Smart TV

Wiring an existing home through the walls

Running Wires in an Existing Home<p>This guide explains how to fish wires through walls on an existing home - after the drywall is installed. You may …

Home Improvement

The key benefits of home automation

• Tweet<br>• Share<br>• Reddit<br>• +1<br>• Pocket<br>• LinkedIn 0<p>It’s unsure what the first proper sentence that was spoken by a human being in mankind’s history. But if we were to …

Revive an Old PSP With a Raspberry Pi Zero

Have an old broken PSP sitting around collecting dust? Over on OtherMod, they show you how to tear that PSP apart, jam a Raspberry Pi Zero inside of …

Raspberry Pi

How to Build a Portable Hacking Station with a Raspberry Pi and Kali Linux

GIF<p>Cracking Wi-Fi passwords, spoofing accounts, and testing networks for exploits is all fun enough, but if you want to take the show on the road, …

Warberry Pi Is a Dead-Simple Pen Testing Toolkit for the Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi is a surprisingly useful tool to test the strength of your network. To add another tool to your network testing kit, Warberry Pi is …

Here's a Clever Way To Hide Your Flatscreen TV

They’re nowhere near as huge as the CRT and rear-projection TVs many of us grew up with, but a sizeable flatscreen can still take up quite a bit of …

Use Plex's Optimize Feature to Make Streaming Playback Smoother

Plex is easily one of our favorite ways to stream your media between devices. Sometimes, however, streaming can take a long time depending on what …

Everything You Need To Do To Secure Your Raspberry Pi Home Automation Projects

When you're working with connected devices or home automation projects on the Raspberry Pi, it's important to lock down your Raspberry Pi so it's …

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Home Automation Control Centre With MAKE And OpenHAB (video)

If you are interested in learning more about home automation and would like to create your very own Raspberry Pi powered touchscreen command centre …

Raspberry Pi

Smart garden irrigation with openHAB - ctrl-h

In this article I would like to share my experience on how to realize a smart garden irrigation with openHAB (http://openhab.org).<p>After a few years …

Antarctica

How to Create iPhone Reminders for When You Get In and Out of Your Car

We all have those times when we have to remember something before we leave the house or return, but always seem to forget. With iOS, though, you set …

Car Tech

We've crammed the CNET Smart Home with tons of connected tech

But don't take our word for it -- here's a list of all the improvements we've made to the CNET Smart Home.<p>Yep, we transformed a 5,800-square-foot empty shell of a house into a truly smart home. We can't say it was the most seamless process, but every tech category experiences growing pains -- and …

Home Automation

Weekend Project: Setting up Home Assistant on your PC or Mac

Home Assistant is an open-source home automation platform running on Python 3 Earlier this week version 0.18 was released and with it even more …

webOS

Raspberry Pi Display Shows Your Day at a Glance

It can be hard to stay on top of things. You have your own busy schedule, and you may also need to track the schedules of the rest of your family on top of that. Factor in something you can’t control, like the weather or traffic, and things can sometimes get chaotic. Hopefully for the better, we …

Raspberry Pi

Make a Raspberry Pi-Powered Remote Camera that Monitors Weather, Temperature, and More

GIF<p>We know you can turn a Raspberry Pi into a cheap surveillance system and that displaying images on a small screen is no problem either. Adafruit …

3 Audio Players in 1 Raspberry Pi With Bluetooth - Easy Multiroom HiFi Setup

Introduction: 3 Audio Players in 1 Raspberry Pi With Bluetooth - Easy Multiroom HiFi Setup<p>Our popular Squeezebox sound environment on Max2Play was …

Home automation with your Pi – Part 2

<b>Control your automated system</b>We are going to use heimcontrol.js as the control software for our automated system. This is a home automation web …

Arduino

Home automation with your Pi – Part 1

<b>We regularly talk about how the Raspberry Pi is the perfect little computer to have around the house doing work that requires just enough computing</b> …

Arduino

5 open source home automation tools

With the Internet of Things rapidly expanding the number of connected devices in our homes, finding open source solutions for controlling them is …

Smart Homes

Amazon Has an Official Guide for Building Your Own Alexa Device with a Raspberry Pi

We’ve shown off one way to build your own Amazon Echo before (or more accurately, Amazon Tap because the DIY version can’t access the …

NEXT-4_Mark

Hello Troels!<br>Finally I finished the two-year project.Here are some photos of the process. I wanted to thank you for this opportunity to participate …

New Raspberry Pi 3 With Integrated 802.11n Wireless LAN on Sale Now for $35

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced the release of the Raspberry Pi 3, the latest version of the tiny computer that fits in your pocket.<p><i>Exactly</i> …

Raspberry Pi Zero USB Hub Shoe Adapter (video)

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts that would like to add a few USB ports to their pocket sized Raspberry Pi Zero mini PC may be interested in a new adult …

Raspberry Pi

4 Tips to Make Your Windows 10 Computer Run Faster

Microsoft’s newest operating system is getting better all the time, and if you’ve already updated, you’re no doubt wondering how to get the best …

A Brilliant Physicist Explains Gravitational Waves to Colbert

We all understand that the discovery of gravitational waves was a really big deal, but do you really understand what they are, why they’re important, …