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What’s the difference between Retropie and RecalBox?

If you decided to play retro games on your Raspberry Pi, it’s a good choice! But when the software choice comes, you have several options to consider In this post, I’ll compare Retropie and RecalBox, two big competitors is this field What’s the difference between Retropie and RecalBox? Retropie is older, has more platform support and the biggest community in …

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Top 13 Raspberry Pi HATs you need to try in 2019

One of the best features of the Raspberry Pi is the possibility of adding extensions to enhance its capabilities When you buy a Raspberry Pi, you get only the minimum required to make it work And then you can add additional cards to do what you want with it What are the best Raspberry Pi HATs? It’s difficult to say, …

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16 cool projects ideas for the small Raspberry Pi Zero

The small Raspberry Pi Zero has a big advantage: its size You can install it anywhere, to make slightly the same thing than a Raspberry Pi 3 Today, I’ll show you a list of projects ideas where the size of the Pi Zero is an advantage Which projects best fit the Pi Zero? The Raspberry Pi Zero size allows you …

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20 books you should read to start on Raspberry Pi

I read a lot, about everything, including Raspberry Pi books And it’s not always easy to find exactly what you search at the bookshop or in a website listing I’ll help you and make a short list of books you need to read to start on Raspberry Pi (or for a gift to a Pi beginner) Which book should you …

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The awesome story of Raspberry Pi

In the computing history, Raspberry Pi has now clearly leaved a trace And this is an incredible story, from a guy building single board computers for his entertainment, to a major foundation selling over 15 millions devices in the world I’ll try to sum up this evolution today for you What’s the Raspberry Pi history? It’s difficult to explain it in a …

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Why Raspberry Pi is better than Arduino?

When I bought my Raspberry Pi, I didn’t ask myself questions about the competition. I knew it was possible to install Linux distributions similar to the ones I use in my job So I could do almost anything with it But if you ask me the question now? Why is the Raspberry Pi better than Arduino? First of all, it’s not …

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27 tips for Raspberry Pi beginners

The purpose of this article is to provide quick help to beginners on Raspberry Pi This post is a collection of answers to questions you will inevitably ask if you start on Raspberry Pi What are the most important tips to know when you are a beginner? Well, there are plenty of them, but the first questions you’ll probably ask are: …

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25 awesome Raspberry Pi project ideas at home

Do you want to turn your home into a smart home? The Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive way to set up projects like this What can I do with a Raspberry Pi to make my home smart? Well, there are several categories of projects that you can set up at home: security network home automation everyday life improvement I will present …