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Build a Retro Arcade Game from a Raspberry Pi and an Ikea Table

On Raspberry Pi Spy, Matt shows you how he turned an Ikea “Gulliver” table, a Dell 17″ flat screen, a Raspberry Pi 3, the RetroPie software, and some arcade controllers and buttons, into a home retro arcade table.<p>In IKEA Arcade Table Based On a Raspberry Pi Running RetroPie, Matt introduces his …

Read the Antarctica blockbuster that’s freaking everyone out.

The more climate scientists learn about Antarctica, the more scary the place seems. A new Grist feature by Eric Holthaus dives into one corner of the …

I spent $90 in Battlefront 2, and I still don’t have any control over my characters

Why the loot crate system is so antagonizing to Star Wars Battlefront players<p>Before I even played one round of multiplayer, I dumped $90 into <i>Star Wars Battlefront 2</i>, to try to understand its system of loot crates and currencies and whether I could actually pick up Luke Skywalker for real money …

Automate Your Coral Reef Tank with Raspberry Pi

Many people dream of having a beautiful salt water aquarium with living coral in it. These tiny ecosystems, commonly referred to as reef tanks, are a bit more complex to set up than their fresh water cousins. There’s a whole lot more to it than simply dumping some water in an aquarium. Each one is …

Sega Forever makes Genesis classics free on mobile

We have no shortage of shiny, life-like HD games these days, but if you'd like to revisit older titles from a bygone era, Sega has got your back. The video game company has just officially launched the first wave of the Sega Forever collection with five titles meant to begin "a retro revolution …

Retrogaming

Tropospheric Warming Over The Past Two Decades

1.<p>U. S. Senate. Available online at: …

Climate Change

The 4 Best Podcasts to Help You Understand Comic Books

Because comics are not an easy thing to break in to.<p>Who actually has time to keep up with all the great comic book movies coming out soon? Better …

No, The NOAA Didn't Fake Climate Change Data

Here's the real story.<p>Here's something that happens a lot in science: two researchers disagree about the best way to go about studying something. …

An Antarctic Iceberg the Size of Delaware Could Break Off in a Matter of Weeks

A fast-growing crack in the Larsen C ice shelf signals the accelerating changes underway on the southernmost continent.<p>Scientists are eyeing a …

Antarctica

‘The Big Bang Theory’ Undergoes Lego Makeover In ‘The Lego Batman Movie’ Promo

If you happened to drive by Warner Bros in Burbank this week, you might have noticed something different about the billboards that grace the studio’s …

18 Signs That Show We've Reached the Tipping Point

By Bruce Melton<p>Our planet's systems have a tremendous capacity to absorb punishment before they begin to show signs of degradation. Earth's ecology …

How to Create the Ultimate Tech-Infused Retro Arcade Coffee Table

Sometimes coffee tables hold coffee, but most of the time they just sit there and look like a required piece of furniture in a room. Instead of …

The PiDrive Foundation Edition Makes Installing Multiple Operating Systems on Your Pi Easy

Using an external hard drive with a Raspberry Pi takes just a few steps, but WDLabs new PiDrive Foundation Edition makes installing not just one, but …

Raspberry Pi

Broncos CB Aqib Talib declares he’ll return for Broncos’ Nov. 27 game vs. Chiefs

NEW ORLEANS — The most energetic Broncos player during and after Sunday’s win over the Saints might have been one who didn’t even play.<p>Cornerback …

Orange Pi PC 2 Quad Core Mini PC Launches For $20

Those of you that are interested in everything Raspberry Pi and mini PC, may be interested in a new piece of hardware which follows on from the …

Raspberry Pi

This DIY Chess Board Lets You Play Against a Machine on a Real Board

You can play chess against a machine on just about any computer, but that’s not nearly as fun as playing with real pieces. If you want to build a …

Raspberry Pi

The Python Power Coder BONUS Bundle | Android Central Digital Offers

<b>The Developers' Guide to Python 3 Programming</b><p>Want to Code? Python 3 is the Perfect Place to Start<p>Python is an excellent first programming language …

Python Programming

Nyko cuts the NES Classic Edition cord

The size of the console wasn't the only thing Nintendo downsized with the NES Classic Edition. Whereas the original NES controllers had a cable …

Repurpose a Busted Wii U Controller as a Classic Game Emulator with a Raspberry Pi

We’re all well aware that the Raspberry Pi makes a fantastic game emulation machine, but sudomod user banjokazooie steps it up a notch by using a Wii …

Internet Of Things RabbitMax Flex Raspberry Pi HAT (video)

A new open source Raspberry Pi HAT has been launched via Indiegogo this week which has been created by Leon Anavi based in Bulgaria, and specifically …

Original NES Guts Upgraded with RetroPie

If you have an old broken NES lying around and have no idea what to do with it, you may want to check out [snoius’s] latest project. He replaced the …

Pi Cart: 2,400 Games In One

What’s the quickest way to turn one game into 2,400? Cram a Raspberry Pi Zero running RetroPie into an NES cartridge and call it Pi Cart.<p>This elegant …

Planning Your At-Home Dumbbell Weight Training Program

Dumbbells offer excellent variety for your weight training efforts. If you can't afford an ongoing gym membership, investing in dumbbells you can use …

Climate Change Is Driving Lobsters out of New England

<i>This story originally appeared on CityLab and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.</i><p>There was once a time in America when …

Computer Scientists Close In on Perfect, Hack-Proof Code

In the summer of 2015 a team of hackers attempted to take control of an unmanned military helicopter known as Little Bird. The helicopter, which is …

Turn a Raspberry Pi Zero Into a Miniature Dongle Computer

The Raspberry Pi Zero’s best feature is its size, but that comes at the cost of ports. DIYer Node figured out how to turn the Pi Zero into a dongle …

Nintendo cartridge is hiding a Raspberry Pi computer inside

Did you know there’s a nifty little trick that will let you pack over 2,000 games in just one oldschool Nintendo cartridge?<p>In his latest video, Zach from Howchoo explains how you can hack your useless old Nintendo cartridge and turn it into a retro gaming powerhouse – and it’d cost you only $30.<p>All …

For first time in 100 years, N.H. paper doesn't endorse Republican

For the first time in 100 years, the <i>New Hampshire Union Leader</i> will not be endorsing the Republican candidate for president. Instead, the venerable conservative newspaper is electing to endorse Libertarian Party candidate Gary Johnson.<p>"Americans are being told that we have to choose the lesser of …

Xbox One NES Emulator Passes Certification, Could Hit Console In The Next Few Days

Your move, Nintendo

Retrogaming