QEMU is an open source emulator that can emulate operating systems from all architectures, including ARM, the architecture of the Raspberry Pi. You can even emulate it on an x86 PC, but it will be slower than on a Raspberry Pi itself since the code is being converted from ARM code to x86 code throughContinue reading “How to emulate Raspberry Pi in QEMU”
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Raspberry Pi 4 2GB RAM model price reduced to £35; 1GB variant still to be sold at same price however
The 2GB model of the Raspberry Pi 4 has had its price reduced to £35, same as the original Raspberry Pi Model B was priced at in 2012. This is after RAM prices were reduced last year, meaning it no longer costs the Raspberry Pi Foundation as much to produce the 2GB variant as itContinue reading “Raspberry Pi 4 2GB RAM model price reduced to £35; 1GB variant still to be sold at same price however”
Got an old Windows PC incapable of upgrading to Windows 10? Never fear, Linux is here!
If you pay attention to tech news and security notices, you’ll know Microsoft have ended support for Windows 7, Vista, and XP by now. To be honest by now, we should all be running Windows 10 after Microsoft gave us a year to prepare to move away from 7. Microsoft recommend that you buy aContinue reading “Got an old Windows PC incapable of upgrading to Windows 10? Never fear, Linux is here!”
Fix audio on Raspberry Pi
If audio is not playing on your Raspberry Pi and the only output recognised in settings is ‘dummy output’ then you have a problem. However, this issue is easy to solve, all you have to do is add two lines to config.txt.
Raspberry Pi 4 review
For Christmas I got a Raspberry Pi 4. I had to order a thermal cooling case as well as a USB-C power lead as well as a microHDMI to HDMI adapter (first one didn’t work, second one did luckily). I got the 4GB version so expect some great performance.
Merry Christmas everyone, sorry I haven’t been active recently, I will be delivering you amazing Python and Raspberry Pi tutorials soon! I got a Raspberry Pi 4 (4GB RAM) for Christmas, but do not have a microHDMI to HDMI adapter or power lead for it so I can’t write about it at the moment. Soon,Continue reading “Merry Christmas”
What Linux distro is best on the Raspberry Pi? [POLL]
Restarting with my Raspberry Pi
I’m restarting my use of the Raspberry Pi.
Update package cache every time the Raspberry Pi starts up
To install new software onto your Raspberry Pi, you should always update the cache first. This prevents errors and installs the latest version of the software available. It also lets you run the command ‘sudo apt-get dist-upgrade’ and get the latest OS version yet.
Video Game Problems
Guys, I have decided to start making a basic half-3D half-2D game in Python. It was going well until I had to create the character’s graphics. He looks great, but I want to crop him so the image has nothing BUT him in it – no “cropped” background or anything, just him and nothing else.Continue reading “Video Game Problems”