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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.

Best Adafruit NeoPixels Devices

Best Adafruit NeoPixels Devices

Adafruit's NeoPixels individually-addressable LED lights come in all shapes and sizes. Check out the best Adafruit NeoPixels devices, from light strips and through-hole LEDs to matrices and everything in between!
Electromaker Show Episode 29

Electromaker Show Episode 29

Welcome to the Electromaker show, episode 29! This week saw a boozy barrel Raspberry Pi barcade, DIY Thor’s Hammer, Little Bee current & magnetic field probe, plus more awesome maker stories. Check out these maker, tech, DIY, IoT, crowdfunding, and embedded updates!
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Plex Player

How to Make a Raspberry Pi Plex Player

Learn how to create a Raspberry Pi Plex client! Watch your Raspberry Pi media server library on the Raspberry Pi for a great Plex streaming device.
What is a Microcontroller

What is a Microcontroller

What is a microcontroller and what can a microcontroller do? Learn about MCUs vs SBCs, the difference in a microcontroller and microprocessor, plus more!
Electromaker Show Episode 28

Electromaker Show Episode 28

Catch up on this week's latest maker, tech, DIY, IoT, crowdfunding, and embedded news stories! Highlights include an ESP32-based retro game console that's being crowdfunded, the Brainfuino Arduino clone, PiBoy CM4 & SRX handheld retro gaming consoles leaked, and a powerful ARM SBC in the Inforce 6560.
How to Install Plex on the Raspberry Pi 4

How to Install Plex on the Raspberry Pi 4

Learn how to install Plex on the Raspberry Pi 4 for a low-power media server option that's perfect for Plex in-home streaming. Plus, take a look at Rasperry Pi Plex server performance, and find out why you should buila a Raspberry Pi Plex server NAS.
What are Adafruit NeoPixels and Should You Use Them?

What are Adafruit NeoPixels and Should You Use Them?

What exactly is Adafruit NeoPixels? These high-quality individually-addressable RGB LEDs are great for a variety of projects. From what NeoPixels are and which NeoPixel devices exist to what you can make with them, here's a primer on Adafruit NeoPixels LEDs!
Best Single-Board Computers for Every Use and Budget in 2021

Best Single-Board Computers for Every Use and Budget in 2021

Check out the best single-board computers you can buy in 2021 for all uses and budgets! From ARM SBCs to x86 single board computers that run Windows, SBCs for gaming, the fastest single board computer, and everything in-between, here are the best SBCs to fit your needs!
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Torrent Box

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!
Your Child Wants an Arduino -- Where Do You Start?

Your Child Wants an Arduino -- Where Do You Start?

Children (and beginners) need the right foothold to get started with great tools, and the Arduino is no different. With many different versions of the board available over the years, it’s entirely possible that potential users have been put off.
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Python Web Server

How to Make a Raspberry Pi Python Web Server

Because of its small footprint, energy efficiency, and reasonable computing power, the Raspberry Pi makes an excellent server. You can spin up a media server using the likes of Plex, Emby, and OpenMediaVault, or a web server running WordPress, Drupal, Apache, or NGINX. Similarly, you can make a Python web server with a Raspberry Pi and Flask. Learn how to build a Raspberry Py Python web server!
Raspberry Pi OS, Imager Updates - Chromium version 84, PulseAudio, and More

Raspberry Pi OS, Imager Updates - Chromium version 84, PulseAudio, and More

The Raspberry Pi Foundation rolled out major updates to Raspberry Pi OS and the Raspberry Pi Imager in December, 2020. Check out the latest updates including printer support, Chromium version 84, PulseAudio, a more streamlined imager, and more!
How to Install Nginx on the Raspberry Pi: Raspberry Pi Nginx Web Server

How to Install Nginx on the Raspberry Pi: Raspberry Pi Nginx Web Server

Learn how to install NGINX on the Raspberry Pi for a DIY Raspberry Pi-powered NGINX web server!
Raspberry Pi Drupal Installation: Make  a Raspberry Pi Web Server With Drupal

Raspberry Pi Drupal Installation: Make a Raspberry Pi Web Server With Drupal

Learn how to install Drupal on the Raspberry Pi for a Raspberry Pi-powered Drupal web server!
How to Make a Raspberry Pi Apache Server: Apache Raspberry Pi Server Installation

How to Make a Raspberry Pi Apache Server: Apache Raspberry Pi Server Installation

The Raspberry Pi is a versatile single-board computer. Because of its small footprint and low power consumption, the Pi makes an ideal web server. You can run Nginx, WordPress, or Drupal on the Raspberry Pi. Similarly, you may create a Raspberry Pi Apache web server as well. Check out this Apache Raspberry Pi server installation!
How to Install WordPress on Raspberry Pi: Raspberry Pi WordPress Installation

How to Install WordPress on Raspberry Pi: Raspberry Pi WordPress Installation

Learn how to install WordPress on the Raspberry Pi 4! A DIY Raspberry Pi WordPress web server is easy to make and affordable.
Electromaker Show Episode 27

Electromaker Show Episode 27

Welcome to the Electromaker show, episode 27! This week saw the PD Micro Arduino-compatible board with programmable power delivery launch, a Wi-Fi mesh system that’s open-source and hackable debuted, an Odroid Blue Box for Home Assistant was revealed, plus a Raspberry Pi LoFi hip hop radio was built. Check out these maker, tech, DIY, IoT, crowdfunding, and embedded updates!
Best x86 SBCs You can Buy in 2020

Best x86 SBCs You can Buy in 2020

Want to run Windows, Linux OSes, Android, and Chrome OS on a single-board computer? You'll need an x86 single-board computer. These are the best x86 SBCs on the market, from the UDOO Bolt to the Odroid H2 and everything in between!