Build your OWN Apple iBeacon with a Raspberry Pi – Register

Build your OWN Apple iBeacon with a Raspberry Pi Register Feature US department store Macy's recently said it is implementing iPhone-based tracking tech the better to encourage browsing punters to buy. Of course, Macy has chosen to pitch this as an Apple technology – figuring, presumably, iPhone owners are … and more

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OpenSprinkler Pi

I’ve been meaning to write about this for ages: I hate watering the garden. I’ve met Ray, the Mind Behind, a couple of times now, I actually *own* one of these boards, and…I hate watering the garden. Did I mention that?

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arkOS, a Raspberry Pi based personal cloud OS, gets funded – HEXUS

HEXUS arkOS, a Raspberry Pi based personal cloud OS, gets funded HEXUS It will help users take control over their own data without need of external cloud providers or special proprietary hardware. The system is designed to run on the cheap and cheerful Raspberry Pi computer, just install it to an SD card via your PC and ..

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Raspberry Pi-based home cloud project ArkOS beats funding goal – VentureBeat

Raspberry Pi -based home cloud project ArkOS beats funding goal VentureBeat raspberry – pi -computer-case-2 Once complete, Ark OS will allow you to run your own calendar server, a Dropbox-like file-hosting and sharing service, host your own email server, manage your own chat infrastructure, and integrate with storage disks …

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Movember: two days to go!

You might remember that Eben has been taking part in Movember this month, giving over his top lip to charity for thirty days. He’s raising money for men’s mental health, in memory of our friend Oggie , who died in 2007. He elected for the Magnum PI look (geddit?), but sadly, as the month has progressed, we have come to realise that Tom Selleck’s ability to grow hair on the top of his head as well helped him to avoid looking like an angry square-basher and gave him a certain Hawaiian je ne sais quoi .

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Five ways the Raspberry Pi is making life a little sweeter – Phys.Org

Five ways the Raspberry Pi is making life a little sweeter Phys.Org The Raspberry Pi charity has now produced 2 million low-cost, credit-card-sized computers. Raspberry Pis can be plugged into your keyboard and TV and turned into almost anything. A vast community of users has grown out of the project, each using their

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Raspberry Pi PiTouch HDMI Multitouch Monitor Unveiled (video) – Geeky gadgets

Geeky gadgets Raspberry Pi PiTouch HDMI Multitouch Monitor Unveiled (video) Geeky gadgets If you enjoy programming and creating projects on your Raspberry Pi mini PC and are looking for a smaller more convenient screen to use with your system. You might be interested in a new Raspberry Pi PiTouch HDMI multitouch monitor which is launched

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