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Mar 25, 2013 ... Ask Slashdot: Why Buy a Raspberry Pi When I Have a Perfectly Good ... Submission: Why by a Pi I when have a perfectly good cellphone?

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Apr 23, 2016 ... "These devices have not redefined the way we phone, nor have they blown ... Ask Slashdot: What Non-lethal Technology Has the Best Chance of Replacing the Gun? .... My definition of the perfect smartphone is a neural lace providing ..... The Raspberry Pi phone, with a $20 price tag for something usable ...

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May 21, 2016 ... What's the best way to set up home automation without sending data into the cloud? 0 ... inside the PI, you can also buy RELAY boards that plug into the PI to support .... from one of their apps that you can get for various smartphones. ... or you can use a separate device like e.g. a Raspberry Pi for that and ...

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May 6, 2014 ... A cell phone is Stalin's dream: its movements are tracked, and it can be converted (through .... at low cost - even the Raspberry Pi has proprietary components in its hardware. ... RMS: This would cost millions of dollars, and we have no skills or experience in .... Interview: Ask Richard Stallman What You Will.

Raspberry Pi 3 Is a Nice Upgrade, But Alternatives Exist With Faster ...

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Mar 7, 2016 ... The Raspberry Pi 3 was found to be a faster upgrade compared to the ... Search Slashdot ..... If not, I would strongly recommend buying a RPi. .... Apple wouldn't be kicking the crap out of all the other mobile players if that were true. .... into R&D, and perfectly happy to sell a product that their customers ha...

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Jun 30, 2016 ... I don't need a ton of streaming services (we have Netflix and Amazon Prime but don't use anything else). .... Absolutely Exodus is crazy-good on the RP2 with Kodi. ... While I did try it on a raspberry pi, I found it was just too slow. .... It's one of the things holding me back from buying and replacing my ...

Ask Slashdot: Alternatives To "Atomic" Clocks? - Slashdot

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Mar 14, 2016 ... Tony Isaac writes: "Atomic" clocks that you can buy in stores ... Ask Slashdot: What Non-lethal Technology Has the Best Chance of Replacing the Gun? .... I've seen cell phones sync to local time even without an active cellular plan, ..... Cheapo tablet with custom clock, or being pi day get a raspberry pi ...

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Jul 28, 2014 ... First time accepted submitter baka_toroi (1194359) writes I got a Tungsten ... Submission: Ask Slashdot: Where can I obtain resources to program for Palm OS 5? .... Even if your code is perfect, you still run the risk of having the other guy's ...... and unlink the Raspberry Pi, it has a modern Cortex ARM CPU ....

Ask Slashdot: Learning Robotics Without Hardware? - Slashdot

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Jan 28, 2016 ... My only problem is that we don't really have the money to buy robotics hardware. We can afford an Arduino or Raspberry Pi board but not the mechanical attachments. ... Ask Slashdot: What Non-lethal Technology Has the Best Chance of .... I teach a robotics class and every design works perfectly up until ...

Ask Slashdot: Suggestions For a Simple Media Server? - Slashdot

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Jan 15, 2014 ... Want to read Slashdot from your mobile device? ... Ask Slashdot: What Non-lethal Technology Has the Best Chance of Replacing the Gun? .... I have MiniDLNA running on a raspberry pi with 1TB self powered usb disk attached. .... as the media server so it is an all in one solution. but you can not buy one.

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Ask Slashdot: Why Do You Want a 'Smart TV'? - Slashdot

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Jun 1, 2016 ... Even many smartphones have HDMI connectivity, and a Raspberry Pi is ... While the Pi solution the writer posed would work, it won't have Netflix. .... You want to buy a dumb TV and let the "smart" reside in the boxes ... Personally, we wanted a television of a particular size that looked good and wasn't...

Ask Slashdot: Is It Time To Shrink the Ethernet Connector? - Slashdot

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Mar 20, 2016 ... On the Raspberry PI, it is the largest of the standardized connectors. ... anyway, so people are not buying a new one every year like they do with a phone? ... I don't know about wired ethernet going gentle into that good night. ..... equipment, as the RJ45 connector is perfect in data centre installations etc.

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May 30, 2015 ... or get the MVP vape and your vape becomes the external charger ... I use mine to power my raspberry pi sometime. Share. twitter facebook ...