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How to Make the Most Out of Using Electromaker

So you've been reading Electromaker since our inception. Or perhaps you've just discovered us. Either way, thanks for the support!

Best Raspberry Pi Alternatives

When selecting a Raspberry Pi alternative, think about what you plan to use your single board computer for. This ultimately determines which SBC is most appropriate for your needs.

Flint OS vs Chromium OS vs CloudReady: Which Chrome OS is best?

While Chromebooks are widely, and cheaply, available for purchase, you can create your own Chrome OS PC with several operating system options. Learn all about Flint OS vs Chromium OS vs Cloudready and find out which Chrome OS is best!

Meet a Maker Podcast Episode 4: Mike Darby

Welcome to the Electromaker.io Meet a Maker podcast! In Meet a Maker episode 4, Senior Editor Moe Longs sits down with maker, YouTuber, and film buff Mike Darby to talk cinema, maker communities, and projects like the Windows Writswatch, and more!

Top Raspberry Pi Experts You Should Follow on Twitter

The Raspberry Pi is a fantastic single-board computer with tons of applications. With its popularity, there are loads of Raspberry Pi enthusiasts you can turn to for inspiration. Check out the top Raspberry Pi experts you should follow on Twitter!

What You Need to Build the Ultimate Maker Space

Learn about everything you need to build the ultimate maker space.

Meet a maker Podcast Episode 3: Clare Mason aka Clarissa of Make and Fake

Clare Mason, aka Clarissa of Make it and Fake It acclaim, sat down with Electromaker.io to talk STEM, women in tech, maker communities, and more!

Best Raspberry Pi Alternatives 2019

Though the Raspberry Pi might be the most popular single-board computer on the market, there are loads of Raspberry Pi alternatives in 2019!

Best Raspberry Pi projects Besides a Retro Gaming Console

The Raspberry Pi is an awesome single-board computer capable of many tasks. Check out the best Raspberry Pi projects besides a retro gaming console.

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!

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!

Best Holiday Gifts for Makers and DIYers 2018 Edition

With the holidays approaching, you’ll want to start thinking about what to get that special maker in your life. While electronics often connote a high price tag, plenty of affordable maker Christmas gifts abound.

Best Banana Pi R2 Operating System Options

Check out the best Banana Pi R2 operating system options you can use, from Ubuntu to CentOS and Android or OpenWRT for making an open-source router to creating a DIY NAS and more!

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!

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!

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!

Best ASUS Tinker Board Case Options

ASUS scored a major hit with its Tinker Board. The credit card-sized single-board computer sports a Rochchip RK3328 Cortex-A17 quad-core system-on-chip (SoC), 4K video support, 2GB of DDR3 RAM, and an ARM Mali-T764 GPU. There are loads of ASUS Tinker Board operating system (OS) options, from the Debian-based TinkerOS to Laka, Android, and Flint OS. While you can get started with the ASUS Tinker Board using merely the board itseslf, a power supply, and microSD card, you'll likely want a case as well. Check out the best ASUS Tinker Board case options you can buy!