Category: Hardware

Raspberry Pi runs with solar power – Part 3 5

Raspberry Pi runs with solar power – Part 3

After some theory about the Raspberry Pi and solar power and my calculation about needed solar power and costs, its time to present you my solution. The idea was to get the best performance...

Raspberry Pi runs with solar power – Part 2 0

Raspberry Pi runs with solar power – Part 2

In this article I will sum up all costs for this project. Solar power is nice, because it is free power. But the other side is, that we need additional hardware to get solar...

Raspberry Pi runs with solar power – Part 1 4

Raspberry Pi runs with solar power – Part 1

Some time ago I come up with the question: is it possible to run a Raspberry Pi only with solar power? This is not an easy question. It easy to compute how much power...

Raspberry Pi – Debugging with USB 0

Raspberry Pi – Debugging with USB

Your Raspberry Pi is ready for nearly every possible field of use. It has very useful interfaces. With its ethernet port, you get control of yourPi over your private network or internet with SSH...

Raspberry Pi – Risk 0

Raspberry Pi – Risk

Risk is a very popular board game. It is not a surprise, that there are already many PC games most of them with the name risk. There is also a very good Open Source...

Raspberry Pi – The Settlers of Catan 0

Raspberry Pi – The Settlers of Catan

The Settlers of Catan is a very successful board game and was also honored with the best game of the year award. Currently there are many extensions available and also different editions. There was...

Raspberry Pi – Battle Isle 0

Raspberry Pi – Battle Isle

One of my favorite games for Amiga was Battle Isle from Blue Byte. Battle Isle is a round based strategy game and i think the mother of all round based tactics games. The game is played...

Raspberry Pi – static WLAN IP Address 1

Raspberry Pi – static WLAN IP Address

A Raspberry Pi is normally configured with DHCP. With DHCP your Raspberry Pi gets the IP address from your router, so it is possible, that your Pi have every time another different IP address....

Use your Raspberry Pi as Cloud – Part 2 1

Use your Raspberry Pi as Cloud – Part 2

In my recent article I showed you how to use OwnCloud for your Raspberry Pi. This is not the only cloud service that runs on your Pi! An alternatice is another open source cloud...