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Raspberry Pi gets re-designed as B+ with upgraded connections and lower power consumption

Raspberry Pi gets re-designed as B+ with upgraded connections and lower power consumption

By 14 July 2014

The all-in-one mini computer, Raspberry Pi, has been updated thanks to a re-designed model called B+. The B+ will consume less power than the Raspberry Pi thanks to its ability to use more peripherals without the need for a dedicated power source. It... >>

Raspberry Pi mobile phone built, dubbed PiPhone

Raspberry Pi mobile phone built, dubbed PiPhone

By 28 April 2014

Meet the Raspberry PiPhone, handmade by one man from a Raspberry Pi and other components. David Hunt made the PiPhone from scratch by combining a Raspberry Pi unit with a small touchscreen, a GSM phone module and a battery. That's a very basic way of... >>

An entire computer the size of a memory stick, Raspberry Pi has shrunk to Compute Module

An entire computer the size of a memory stick, Raspberry Pi has shrunk to Compute Module

By 9 April 2014

Raspberry Pi, the computer on a circuit board, has become even smaller. Now the basic system is the size of a memory stick, but still offers the powers of a computer. The new Raspberry Pi, known as Compute Module, is a board that manages to cram in 4GB... >>

You can hack the Raspberry Pi into a touchscreen camera

You can hack the Raspberry Pi into a touchscreen camera

By 16 January 2014

Though it's not likely to replace your Canon or Nikon digital camera, the creatives over at Adafruit have come up with a clever new trick for your Raspberry Pi computer to turn it into a camera with a touchscreen with just a few extra parts. Shown-off... >>

Homemade Raspberry Pi tablet, PiPad, with wood finish and Linux OS will set your sweet tooth tingling

Homemade Raspberry Pi tablet, PiPad, with wood finish and Linux OS will set your sweet tooth tingling

By 14 January 2014

Meet the Raspberry Pi tablet, named PiPad by its owner and creator Michael Castor. The tablet was built by maker-enthusiast Castor as a Maker Faire project. He used a 12V, 10-inch touchscreen with a 5V HDMI to LVDS adapter, since the Raspberry Pi runs... >>

Kano turns Raspberry Pi into a Lego-like kit for all ages

Kano turns Raspberry Pi into a Lego-like kit for all ages

By 20 November 2013

A new London-based Kickstarter project called Kano wants to turn the Raspberry Pi into a Lego-like "fun" computer, instead of the daunting motherboard it's come to be. The Kano began funding on Tuesday, and a day later has almost doubled its funding goal... >>

Two million Raspberry Pi PCs sold since February 2012

Two million Raspberry Pi PCs sold since February 2012

By 17 November 2013

The Raspberry Pi has reached two million units sold since its launch in February 2012, the foundation reported this weekend. The sales are going better than expected. After hitting one million sales in January of this year, Raspberry Pi Foundation had... >>

Star Wars fan uses Raspberry Pi to build working R2-D2 (video)

Star Wars fan uses Raspberry Pi to build working R2-D2 (video)

By 21 January 2013

It's amazing what you can do with an old toy and a computer that costs less than £50. As a birthday present for his girlfriend, Chinese Star Wars fan greensheller built a working R2-D2 robot using just an old, broken interactive toy version of the movie... >>

One million Raspberry Pi PCs sold since February launch

One million Raspberry Pi PCs sold since February launch

By 14 January 2013

The Raspberry Pi, a credit card-sized computer designed for tinkerers, has sold an impressive one million units since it's launch last year, the foundation detailed this weekend.  Developed in the UK by the Raspberry Pi Foundation, and launched in late-February... >>

Ice Cream Sandwich coming to Raspberry Pi

Ice Cream Sandwich coming to Raspberry Pi

By 1 August 2012

The Raspberry Pi  - a tiny, inexpensive, Linux-based computer designed to teach kids and adults programming techniques - is to get a port of Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. One of the project's team has been working on getting the open source operating... >>