Moe Long

Moe Long is an editor, writer, and tech buff with a particular appreciation for Linux, Raspberry Pis, and retro gaming. When he's not hammering away at his keyboard, he enjoys running, reading, watching cinema, and listening to vinyl. You can read his writings on film and pop culture at CupOfMoe.com and check out his thoughts on movies on the Celluloid Fiends podcast.

Meet a Maker Episode 2: Amie DD

Welcome to the Electromaker.io Meet a Maker podcast! In Meet a Maker episode 2, your host Moe Long sits down with maker, magical unicorn software engineer, and cosplayer Amie DD (Amie Double D) to talk maker spaces, movies, LEGOs, and more!

Steam Raspberry Pi Streaming: How to Install the Steam Link App For Raspberry Pi

The Steam Link app for Raspberry Pi provides Steam Raspberry Pi streaming via an official app in addition to Moonlight game streaming.

Kano Harry Potter Wand Coding Kit Review: Make Coding for Kids Magical

The Kano Harry Potter coding kit makes fundamental coding for kids accessible and fun.

Best Holiday Maker Gifts for Kids 2018

Check out the best maker gifts for kids during the holiday 2018 season!

Meet a Maker: Gyro

Here at Electromaker, we love makers, and not just the maker space and projects. We adore actual makers too. Often, the focus falls on their creations. Let's learn more about DIYer and awesome Electromaker community member Gyro!

Getting Started with Android on the Libre Computer Renegade

Find out how to make Libre Computer Renegade ROC-RK3328-CC Android box for an Android desktop with gaming and HTPC capabilities.

Review: Elegoo Arduino Uno R3 Complete Starter Kit

Getting started with an Adruino can be daunting but a kit like the Elegoo Uno R3 makes it simple to get going.

New Raspberry Pi Board Released: The Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+

The Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ has launched with a compact form factor, lower price, and similar specs to the Raspberry Pi 3 B+.

How to Make a Raspberry Pi Web Server With WordPress, Drupal, Apache, NGINX, and Python

Learn how to make a web server with a Raspberry Pi running WordPress, Drupal, NGINX, Apache, and Python!

How to Build the Ultimate Raspberry Pi Retro Gaming Console

Learn how to build the ultimate Raspberry Pi retro gaming console, from picking a Raspberry Pi retro gaming OS to selecting a case, and scraping your ROMs!

RetroFlag Debuted Sega Megadrive Raspberry Pi Case: The MegaPi

Raspberry Pi case manufacturer RetroFlag is offering its Sega Megadrive inspired case, the MegaPi, which it adds to the lineup alongside the NESPi and SuperPi.

Getting Started with the Banana Pi R2

Learn about getting started with the Banana Pi R2, from the best OSes for the BPi-R2 to projects like a Banana Pi R2 router.

How to Make a Raspberry Pi Torrent Box

The Raspberry Pi is a fantastic maker board with tons of potential. It's simple to get started with, and incredibly functional. Because of its low power consumption, the Raspberry Pi remains ideal for use as an always-on PC. As such, running a media or file server works well on a Pi. Similarly, the Raspberry Pi presents ideal hardware for a torrent box. Learn how to make a Raspberry Pi torrent box!

Best Orange Pi Prime Case Options

The Orange Pi Prime is a neat single-board computer similar to the Raspberry Pi. Its powerful hardware makes it suitable for a bevy of uses. While picking an operating system for the Orange Pi Prime might afford the most excitement, a case to protect your SBC is equally as essential. Though cases for the Orange Pi Prime aren't as prevalent as Raspberry Pi cases are, you can still find some solid choices. Check out the best Orange Pi Prime cases you can buy!

Make a DIY Nintendo 64 Classic: Odroid XU4 N64 Build

The Odroid XU4 is among my favorite Raspberry Pi alternatives. With its octa-core processing, eMMC module support, and operating system (OS) compatibility, the Odroid XU4 is a versatile single-board computer. Though the XU4 is well-suited to use for a bevy of projects, one of the most enjoyable and fun endeavors is making a DIY Nintendo 64 Classic with an OGST Gaming Console Kit for XU4. 

8 Best DIY Halloween Projects for Makers

With October comes the usual slew of pumpkin-flavored coffee, popcorn, cereal, and virtually anything mildly food-related. What better way to celebrate than with a fun, seasonal maker project? Whether you're looking for a seasonal creation for adults, a family-friendly endeavor, or something in between, there's an option for you. Check out the best DIY Halloween projects for makers!

System76 Prepares for New Open-source Desktop Launch

System76 might not be the only Linux PC manufacturer on the market, but it's certainly one, if not the, top Linux PC companies around. Offering pre-built Linux laptops, servers, and desktops, System76 made the foray into the operating system space with its Pop!_OS, an Ubuntu derivative which concentrates on makers and do-it-yourself (DIY) fanatics. However, System76 isn't just providing a customized Linux distro. Now, the Denver, Colorado-based company prepares to launch a set of open-source desktops.

Best OSes for the Libre Computer ROC-RK3328-CC

The Libre Computer ROC-RK3328-CC Renegade is a nifty Raspberry Pi competitor. This single-board computer features tons of case options since it's compatible with many Raspberry Pi cases. Plus, it's capable of running a variety of applications, from home theatre PC (HTPC) and gaming apps to media server software. Check out the best Libre Computer ROC-RK3328-CC operating systems (OSes) you can find!