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DIY Raspberry Pi-based gaming console looks kinda sweet

Guillermo Amaral's DIY gaming console is yet another one of those amazing things people are making with the Raspberry Pi.


Build a killer Windows 8 gaming PC for under $1,000

How we assembled an inexpensive gaming rig that delivers solid frame rates and is poised for future upgrades.

Outdated computer peripherals play Bob Dylan, can't play harmonica yet

Re-purposed office equipment? Bob Dylan? Orchestral Performance? Yup, these things go together just fine.


Arduino Micro packs more power into less space for your DIY projects

Having trouble working that Arduino board into the casing of your latest project Why not make use of its Liliputian cousin the Arduino Micro?


Cubieboard is like a Raspberry Pi on steroids

Cubieboard is a serious computer on a stick with a 1GHz ARM processor that can run Android, Ubuntu, or Linux.


This Lego-encased Raspberry Pi Minecraft server takes geeking out to new levels

If you're ever wondered if the Raspberry Pi is capable of running a Minecraft server and look awesome while doing so, the answer is yes.


Official Raspberry Pi overclock lets you hack without voiding your warranty

Raspberry Pi gets an official overclocking tool that won’t void warranties.


Homebrew PC Has Only 8 Bits, Lots More Awesome

Kyle Hovey was just a mild mannered guy who one day decided to build an 8-bit processor.


Air Traffic Controller Takes Work Home, Builds Personal Flight Simulator

James Price builds a full-on flight simulator in his garage using the real cockpit and nosecone from a Boeing 737 aircraft.


Profiles in Geekdom: Ben Heck, Serial Modder

GeekTech catches up with the leader of many tinkerers, Ben Heck, on hacking objects and recording podcasts.