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Darren Aronofsky's Pi day: this week in tech, 20 years ago

The Verge - 14 Jul 2018
There is surprisingly little news about technology and the 1998 World Cup. The 2018 World Cup wraps up this weekend, and we've had lots to say about it — from how streaming video has made watching the games more convenient (unless it completely ...

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B vs. 3 B+: Which should you buy?

Android Central - 16 Jul 2018
We don't expect to see an all-new model Raspberry Pi until late 2019 according to the company's roadmap, but the Raspberry Pi Foundation released a bit of a version bump with the new Raspberry Pi 3 B+. In the smartphone world that + means you should ...

Comment: Wireless freedom for the Pi

Electronics Weekly - 17 Jul 2018
The latest in the series from the team behind OEMSecrets, which powers our EW-Compare component price comparison system, considers the Wi-Fi performance of the Raspberry Pi 3B+. Written by Tam Hanna.

Trial Date Set for Beta Theta Pi Case

State College News - 17 Jul 2018
A 2019 trial date has been set for former Beta Theta Pi members who were charged following the February 2017 death of fraternity pledge and Penn State sophomore Timothy Piazza. At a pre-trial conference on Tuesday in Bellefonte, Centre County Judge ...

Jay Hernandez as the Latino 'Magnum PI' Hits TV Screens This Fall

Remezcla (blog) - 17 Jul 2018
Ladies and gents, prepare yourselves. Your television is going to get a dose of sexy this fall. Earlier this year CBS announced plans to reboot their iconic '80s television series, Magnum P.I. The show, about a devil-may-care private investigator who ...

Everything You Need To Set Up Raspberry Pi Home Automation

Forbes - 12 Jul 2018
Raspberry Pi has for the last several years been a do-it-yourselfer's dream. The device, which costs just $39 for the Raspberry Pi 3 and even less for older versions, is designed to let you create whatever you can dream up. Raspberry Pis have been used ...

A Raspberry Pi 3 is the key to making coding fun

Android Authority (blog) - 16 Jul 2018
As well as the components, this bundle comes with four learning kits to imbue you with Raspberry Pi programming knowledge. You'll add some useful coding skills to your repertoire, and in the introductory course alone you'll learn how to build a gaming ...

Second Stockton student alleges sexual assault

Cherry Hill Courier Post - 17 Jul 2018
Both lawsuits allege a Stockton graduate, Zachary Madle, sexually assaulted first-year students who attended parties that offered free-flowing alcohol to female guests at the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity house. In the latest lawsuit, a Morris County woman ...

Investigators Seek Cause of Fire in Downtown Woodstock

Valley News - 16 Jul 2018
Springfield, Vt., firefighters James Knight and Mark Hadwen take a break on the steps of the post office building in Woodstock, Vt., before heading back inside buildings housing Pi Brick Oven Trattoria, The Vermont Standard, and The Collective that ...

Building a Spotify speaker using a Raspberry Pi

MyBroadband - 17 Jul 2018
If you have a Spotify Premium subscription and would like to stream music directly to your speaker over your home Wi-Fi network, though, you can use a Raspberry Pi to turn an old speaker into a Spotify-connected sound system. This is a relatively ...

Hadoopi - Raspberry Pi Hadoop Cluster

iProgrammer - 17 Jul 2018
There's an updated version of Hadoopi, a Hadoop distribution for the Raspberry Pi. Hadoopi supports various components of the Hadoop ecosystem including HBase, Hive, and Spark. The new release has wired networking (for improved performance and ...

This Complete Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle only costs $19

Neowin - 16 Jul 2018
Today's highlighted deal comes via our Online Courses section on our wonderful Neowin Deals store, where you can save 95% off* this Complete Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle. Go from Zero to Hero with the top Internet of Things device on the market.

7 New Raspbian Features to Start Using on Your Raspberry Pi

MakeUseOf - 15 Jul 2018
Think you know the Raspberry Pi's default operating system, Raspbian? Think again! Over the last few releases, a bunch of new features have been added. Here's what to look out for, why these features are useful, and how you can start making the most of ...

How to build a Raspberry Pi wireless access point

PC Gamer - 11 Jul 2018
Why should your wireless router have all the fun? Gaining access to your network— and through it, the internet—is something you can do via a properly configured Raspberry Pi. This means you can easily extend the functional wireless range of your ...

Behind The Pin: How The Raspberry Pi Gets Its Audio

Hackaday - 13 Jul 2018
All the main Raspberry Pi board releases since 2012 with the exception of the Pi Zero series, have featured a 3.5mm jack carrying line-level audio. The circuits are readily accessible via the Raspberry Pi website, and are easy enough to understand ...

Pi Pizza Owner to Re-Open Mexican Restaurant

KMOX (blog) - 13 Jul 2018
“We've put in place a lot of systems for Pi, my workforce, now that have freed up some resources and time to do this again and because we're not starting from scratch, it's not as herculean of a task,” he says. Sommers says the downtown Pi is his best ...

CBS Fall Premiere Dates: Special 'Big Bang' to Boost 'Magnum PI'

Hollywood Reporter - 09 Jul 2018
24, with a special 8 p.m. ET/PT airing leading into the series premiere of Magnum P.I. That should do quite a bit to boost awareness for the network's latest remake — and possibly a little something for the following Monday's arrival of the time slot ...

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