Raspberry Pi 4 Model B vs Raspberry Pi 3 Model B – The perfect budget NAS and media player?

The Raspberry Pi series of single board computers have been nothing short of a phenomenon, being far more popular than initially anticipated and has become the third best-selling general purpose computer of all time, with over 19-million units sold (based on 2018 figures). Pricing and compatibility have been the driving force behind the RPi success … Read more

Raspberry Pi 3 Project: Create an adblocking server for your home server with Pi-hole

After being impressed with the ad blocking functionality of my F-Secure Sense I came across a popular piece of software called Pi-hole that acts as your homes DNS server and blocks advertising requests. It is designed to run on most Debian-based distro’s and it is specifically lightweight enough to run on a Raspberry Pi, some … Read more

Arduino vs BeagleBone vs Raspberry Pi

Development boards have had a massive impact in the computing and electronics world. The original Raspberry Pi has inspired a new generation of hobbyist interested in developing electronics and learning to program. These development boards are used by people of all ages, from school kids to adults and even companies developing advanced systems. Due to … Read more

Raspberry Pi 2 launches with significantly improved quad-core ARMv7 chip

The Raspberry Pi Foundation has officially launched its latest single-board computer, the Raspberry Pi 2 Model B+ 1G, which boasts an upgraded quad-core processor and double the memory of its predecessors. The previous generation used a Broadcom BCM2835 system-on-chip processor  with a 700MHz ARMv6 CPU, this was already an outdated chip on release but the … Read more