Ian Buckley

Ian Buckley is a writer, musician, and perpetual tinkerer. Commonly found surrounded by hobby electrical components, he's also a keen programmer and likes to build crazy-sounding instruments with microcontrollers. In addition to Electromaker, Ian writes over at MakeUseOf and has bylines at the likes of Online Tech Tips as well as Help Desk Geek.

Electrolux Accidentally Bricks Thousands of Microwaves With OTA Update

Electrolux Accidentally Bricks Thousands of Microwaves With OTA Update

Oof.
Doom Comes to the Raspberry Pi Pico

Doom Comes to the Raspberry Pi Pico

Because of course it does
Electromaker of the Month - February 2022 winners!

Electromaker of the Month - February 2022 winners!

The first three projects have been chosen to win prizes for their creativity!
The Electromaker 2022 Board Guide is Here!

The Electromaker 2022 Board Guide is Here!

Wondering which microcontroller or SBC to use? We can help!
Join the 20th Anniversary Create the Future Design Contest

Join the 20th Anniversary Create the Future Design Contest

The annual event recognizing engineering innovation is back!
The Raspberry Pi Celebrates Its 10th Birthday!

The Raspberry Pi Celebrates Its 10th Birthday!

It's been a decade since the world's favorite single-board computer went on sale.
Arduino Week 2022 Wants You!

Arduino Week 2022 Wants You!

Do you want to host an Arduino hacking session? Get involved!
What Witchery Is This Tiny Low Power Bluetooth FPGA module?

What Witchery Is This Tiny Low Power Bluetooth FPGA module?

Sweden's Silicon Witchery has created a tiny powerhouse that uses almost no power.
Coolest Projects Global 2022 is GO!

Coolest Projects Global 2022 is GO!

Are you a young maker or coder? This is for you!
The Orange Pi R1 Router Gets a Brand New Box

The Orange Pi R1 Router Gets a Brand New Box

One of the best value mini Linux routers just got better.
Valve Wants You To Mod the Steam Deck

Valve Wants You To Mod the Steam Deck

Well, the shell, at least.
Raspberry Pi Wants You to Test Its New Network Installer

Raspberry Pi Wants You to Test Its New Network Installer

Now you have even more ways to bootstrap your Pi.
We Thought the Nvidia Arm Takeover Was Dead, and It Is.

We Thought the Nvidia Arm Takeover Was Dead, and It Is.

It seems like the rumor mill was spot-on.
Intel Joins Risc-V International, Pledges $1b Innovation Fund

Intel Joins Risc-V International, Pledges $1b Innovation Fund

The famously closed-source ISA makers are making good on their open-source claims.
Low Spec Lovers Look: Linux Lite 5.8 Lands

Low Spec Lovers Look: Linux Lite 5.8 Lands

It's Linux, but really Lite!
The 64-Bit Raspberry Pi OS Has Officially Landed!

The 64-Bit Raspberry Pi OS Has Officially Landed!

After a year of beta testing, Bullseye goes 64-bit!
27 Million mAh Portable Battery Might Be Overkill

27 Million mAh Portable Battery Might Be Overkill

I mean, it'd power the electric truck needed to move it.
$7 Maker Nano RP2040 Is a New Spin on Arduino Nano RP2040 Connect

$7 Maker Nano RP2040 Is a New Spin on Arduino Nano RP2040 Connect

Cytron's new board is cheap, shiny, buzzy, and can connect to all your favorite modules!