Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ Launched (but not in SA) by PiHost Support on 2018-03-14

While the rest of the world is celebrating international Pi day (celebrated on March 14th, written 3/14 in american style) with the launch of the newest addition to the iconic Raspberry Pi brand, the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+, we in South Africa are left feeling a little frustrated this morning. While officially part of the […]

 Issue 63 of The Magpi now available by Barend on 2017-10-31

Yup another great issue available full of exciting projects. This month they feature an article about building your own arcade. You can download your free pdf copy here. Also have a look at our arcade products. You’ll find a full range of items you’ll need to build your own The below is from https://www.raspberrypi.org/magpi/issues/63/ Build […]

 Solderless solution for Pi Zero header by Barend on 2017-10-05

Please note: we can’t be held responsible for any damage that you may cause to your Pi Zero, pHAT, fingers, or headers while fitting them. If you follow our guide carefully then you should be fine. If this worries you, then get yourself a soldering iron instead! Absolutely no soldering required! All that’s needed is a […]

 LEGO and Raspberry Pi. The MagPi #62 OUT NOW! by Barend on 2017-10-03

Below is an extract from The Magpi Magazine. Our favorite online Raspberry Pi magazine Download your free issue #62 pdf now! Lego and Raspberry Pi This issue’s LEGO and Raspberry Pi feature is spectacular. You will learn how to build LEGO robots that solve Rubik’s Cubes, Segway-style self-balancing robots, and retro NES games consoles; and […]

 NOOBS v2.4.4 update now available for Download by Barend on 2017-09-13

Biggest news on this release is the Raspbian update from Jessie to Stretch. Quoted from The Magpi issue 61 “The major upgrades this time are happening below the surface, so you shouldn’t notice many differences when you’re using the desktop. What you will find is upgraded software, including Chromium, and Bluetooth audio via ALSA, along […]

 MagPi 61: ten amazing Raspberry Pi Zero W projects by Barend on

Issue 61 of your favorite magazine is now available to download 10 Pi Zero W projects you must make The Pi Zero W is a fantastic piece of kit, and The MagPi 61 is packed with ideas to inspire your Pi Zero creativity Plus all this inside The MagPi 61 Arduino and Pi Master this […]

 LibreELEC (Krypton) v8.0.0 RELEASE by Barend on 2017-03-04

Finally….LibreELEC now updated to the newest version of KODI Krypton. by chewitt · Published February 22, 2017 · Updated February 24, 2017 LibreELEC (Krypton) 8.0.0 has arrived after a long gestation period encompassing 10x official alpha and 3x beta releases in addition to 200+ nightly milhouse builds. Based upon Kodi v17.0, our 8.0.0 release contains many […]

 Raspberry Pi now offers free online training courses for educators by Barend on 2017-02-28

PICADEMY now offers free online training courses for educators. The below was found at https://www.raspberrypi.org/training/online/   Online Training Courses Welcome to our online training homepage. We recently launched a new way for people to learn about computing with the Raspberry Pi Foundation: two free online training courses, available anywhere in the world, to anyone. The courses […]

 NOOBS version 2.2.0 released with recalboxOS-rpi3 included as download by Barend on

Follow this link to download your copy or click on the pic What’s new in NOOBS 2.2.0? We are still testing it to see. There is also no news on https://www.raspberrypi.org/blog/ We’ll update you during the day with some testing and see if there are any surprises or new features. …………. Firstly we found a […]

 NOOBS version 2.1.0 now including Lakka by Barend on 2016-12-04

The next two paragraphs were copied from raspberrypi.org The more observant among you may have spotted that we’ve recently updated the Raspbian with PIXEL image available from Downloads. With any major release of the OS, we usually find a few small bugs and other issues as soon as the wider community start using it, and […]