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8Bitdo Zero How to Setup in Retropie 4.2

8Bitdo Zero Gamepad on Retropie 4.2! The 8Bitdo Zero gamepad is a cute little (as in tiny) wireless Bluetooth gamepad, that has a similar button layout of a Super Nintendo game controller. You can use it for playing games on your Windows PC, … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi Zero W – Now with Wifi and Bluetooth!

Yep! The NEW Raspberry Pi Zero W, now comes with onboard Wifi and Bluetooth! Great, it will no longer need a wifi and bluetooth dongle! And for one of my projects, the zero controlled external speakers, I won’t need a usb hub … Continue reading

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Easier Way to Set Resolution Raspberry Pi

Are you using the Raspbian Jessie OS on your Pi? Need to change or set the resolution to better fit your screen or monitor? Did you know you can now change or set the resolution on the Pi without editing … Continue reading

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SainSmart 5 Inch LCD HDMI Touch Screen Display

SainSmart 5 inch LCD HDMI Touch Screen Display – For Raspberry Pi 3. I recently purchased this neat little sainsmart 5 inch LCD hdmi touch screen display, on Amazon.com for under $40. So far it works pretty good on my Raspberry Pi … Continue reading

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Change Task Bar Location & Background Images – RPi

How to change the task bar location and add or change the background image or color, on the Raspbian Raspberry Pi Desktop! Change Task Bar Location When you first install the Raspbian OS and startup your Pi, you will notice the … Continue reading

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Dirty Cow Linux Kernel Bug – Fix

Dirty Cow – DANGER WILL ROBERTSON!!! It has been recently reported, that there is a bug in the Linux kernel, called “Dirty Cow”. It can effect some devices and computers running versions of Linux, like Android phones, web servers, and even … Continue reading

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Alexa On The Raspberry Pi Hands Free

Alexa, as heard on the Amazon Echo, setup on my Raspberry Pi 3. Testing Alexa from Amazon Echo (similar to Siri or Cortana), on my Raspberry Pi 3. Now updated with the wake word engine, which allows you to start … Continue reading

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Kodi (XBMC) Media Center for PC and More!

You may have seen a few posts where I mention Kodi and you might have wondered, “what is that and what does it do”? Well, here you go! Kodi is an open source media center program, designed to bring all your pictures, music … Continue reading

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File Sharing from Your Raspberry Pi to PC using Samba

How to set up file sharing on the Raspberry pi using Samba Share. There are many, many posts on the interwebs with instructions on how to set up file sharing on your Raspberry Pi. There are also many videos on youtube. … Continue reading

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Raspbian / RetroPie / Kodi, In Same Boot

Those of you looking for a way to set up your Raspberry Pi with Raspbian, RetroPie and Kodi, all in the same boot, with a special menu to launch to either one, should check out this blog post from Retro Resolution!  

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