Ever wanted to see check the weather is in Tripoli and read randomized Seinfeld quotes while you’re doing your hair in the morning? Smart mirrors are the DIY project to make that happen. This easy-to-follow tutorial covers how to build a small magic mirror using a… Read More »How to Build a Smart Magic Mirror Using a Raspberry Pi Zero [Tutorial]
The rise and rise of the Raspberry Pi’s popularity – as a home server, media box, emulation machine, or maker platform – has led to a host of imitators, and in some cases, successors. Finding the right single-board computer for your project will make development… Read More »Raspberry Pi Alternatives  – 8 Best Single Board Computers
There was once a PC form factor known as the ‘Palmtop’ and it was good. Then, tablets appeared and pretty much wiped them out completely. I am still a huge fan of palmtops – they’re great for travel or getting some light work done in… Read More »DIY Raspberry Pi Laptop/Palmtop Computer [Kitchen Build]
Ubuntu is (arguably) the most popular Linux distribution. Ubuntu MATE is a great, performance-conscious, lightweight Ubuntu-based distribution that is perfect for low-cost platforms like the Raspberry Pi where you may want to forgo some of the bells and whistles for better performance. If you’re just… Read More »How to Install Ubuntu MATE 2020.10 on a Raspberry Pi (With Screenshots)
Looking for some home projects to keep you occupied over the winter months? LinuxScrew has you covered with this collection of Raspberry Pi projects for your home! Best Raspberry Pi Projects Raspberry Pis are cheap single-board computers that can be used for a variety of… Read More »Best Raspberry Pi and Pi Zero Projects – Upgrade Your Home With Our Favourite Picks
This article explores the differences and common uses for the Raspberry Pi and Arduino hardware platforms. You’ll see a lot of talk about “Arduino vs. Raspberry Pi” as if they’re competing products – but they’re not! Arduinos and Raspberry Pis may both have started as small, affordable teaching platforms, but their… Read More »Arduino vs Raspberry Pi: What are they and which one should I use?