If you have ever tried to utilize a PlayStation controller with the Raspberry Pi, you may have found it’s not very simple to do. Hopefully, this tutorial will help simplify the process. Our Raspberry Pi PlayStation controller guide will walk you through the process of setting up and connecting both PlayStation 3 controllers and PlayStation […]
In this Raspberry Pi screen sharing tutorial, we are going to show you how to setup VNC so that you can share screens. Sharing screens is incredibly helpful if you require viewing what is being displayed on the main screen. Usually, VNC will create a new session on the Raspberry Pi meaning you won’t be […]
If you have ever tried to use an Xbox controller with the Raspberry Pi, you will find very quickly that they do not work correctly right out of the box. In fact to get them working you will be required to install a special driver. With the newer Xbox One controllers that feature the Bluetooth […]
In this guide, we will be showing you various ways on how to backup your Raspberry Pi and also how to restore it. Backing up is a crucial task that you should often be doing, especially if you make a lot of changes or are storing data on it. One thing to note is that […]
This tutorial will take you through all the steps on how you can upgrade Raspbian Wheezy to Raspbian Jessie. It’s an important task that you should consider if you’re still running Wheezy. You should ensure that all your software will update without issue first.
Learn how to upgrade Raspbian Jessie to Raspbian Stretch in this tutorial. It is a relatively easy process but important if you want to upgrade your outdated operating system. New versions of Rasbpain contain fixes and new packages for you to install.
Updating Raspbian packages is a relatively straightforward task, and something you will find yourself doing quite regularly. There are just a few commands that you will need to learn. Upgrading the OS itself is slightly harder, but we have some helpful guides that will make it easy.
In this tutorial, I will guide you through the process of installing the Raspbian operating system to an SD card. It’s a relatively easy process but very important if you want to have your Raspberry Pi running correctly. I highly recommend this tutorial.
This Linux commands cheat sheet goes through most of the popular commands on a Linux based operating system. You will find this tutorial handy if you’re new to Linux. It is still great for advanced users as it’s easy to forget commands.
In this tutorial, I go through the steps on how to set up a Raspberry Pi LCD 16×2 display. This display is a cool way to display some information from the Pi without needing any expensive or complicated display setup. A 16×2 display unlike a touchscreen or a regular LCD screen is best used to display […]
In this tutorial, we take you through the steps of connecting a DS18B20 temperature sensor to the Raspberry Pi. This is an excellent way of collecting the temperature of the air, nearby liquid or anything else you want to know how hot or cold it is.
In this tutorial, we will be showing you how to set up a VNC Server on your Raspberry Pi. VNC is a robust remote desktop protocol often used on Linux systems. The server software works by creating virtual desktops for those that are connecting to your device.
In this guide, we’re going to use a Raspberry Pi to mount a USB drive. We show you both how Raspbian automatically mounts a drive and how to do it manually. If you’re looking to have this drive accessible over your network, then the Raspberry Pi samba server is better suited for your needs. It’s […]
In this Raspberry Pi GPIO tutorial, we are going to take a look at all the basics of the GPIO pins or also known as the general purpose input and output pins. These pins are to communicate with other circuitry such as extension boards, custom circuits, and much more. You can make some pretty cool […]