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My Ultimate Raspberry Pi 2/3 Starter Kit!

Updated November 20th 2017: Power supply, microSD and WiFi accessories for the best Raspberry Pi experience! The Raspberry Pi credit card-sized single-board computer was developed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation with the intention of promoting the teaching of basic computer science in schools and developing countries. But it has blow up in popularity and applications way beyond […]

Raspberry Pi 3 Overclock and Turbo Config

It’s that time again. You may remember my old overclocking post for Raspberry Pi and the Raspberry Pi 2. Yes, still obsessed with performance.This Raspberry Pi 3 Overclock post seeks to overclock the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B. Squeezing out some extra performance without compromising stability. It’s highly recommended that you use a capable power supply with 2.5 amps […]

Raspberry Pi 2 Overclock

Updated: 09/22/15 – After 6 months of testing Raspberry Pi 2 Overclock with OpenElec, ArchWipi and Arch LEMP I’ve made some optimizations to the recommended config changes below. These have proven more stable. Also, now even with force_turbo enabled you shouldn’t experience freezing or resets. Enjoy! Also see: My Ultimate Raspberry Pi 2 Starter Kit! (Important if you are […]

Download LEMP for Raspberry Pi: Nginx + MariaDB (MySQL) + PHP

Download latest image: https://sourceforge.net/projects/lemp-raspberry-pi/files/latest/download Change log 07-16-2014 – After today’s changes RAM usage on first boot is down to <100mb. 07-16-2014 – Set most logs to save to memory instead of SD card. (up to 10M or 1 day max) 07-16-2014 – Reduced system log level from “info” to “warning”. Reduce SD contention. 07-16-2014 – Uninstalled ntpd daemon. Replaced […]

What to buy for your Raspberry Pi

Also see: My Ultimate Raspberry Pi 2, 3 and Zero Starter Kit! This article applies to the original Raspberry Pi 1 for newer Raspberry Pi models read here. Back in January 2014 I ordered my first Raspberry Pi (Model B revision 2). Very soon I realized that there’s a host of options to choose from for […]

Raspberry Pi Safe Overclocking

UPDATE: Click here for Raspberry Pi 2 Overclocking Disclaimer: My recommendations are based on testing done with various configurations on two Raspberry Pi Model B version 2 boards. Both run Arch Linux ARM 24/7 without issue. Be warned, as with most hardware and software modifications, individual results may vary. For the last month or two […]

Official ArchWipi – Download Arch Linux Raspberry Pi WiFi Access Point

Download the latest image: https://sourceforge.net/projects/archwipi/files/latest/download Change log 03-22-2015 – Added Raspberry Pi 2 support. 07-17-2014 – Stripped down and optimized Arch Linux even more. 07-17-2014 – Due to popular demand, I’ve extended partition. There’s now 700MB of free disk vs 90MB previously. 07-17-2014 – 138 Packages updated using pacman -Syu. 07-17-2014 – Now Model B+ compatible. Also, compatible with […]