Green also wrote that he plans to continue the Raspbian project, which will undoubtedly continue to be used to build the 32-bit version of Raspberry Pi OS. Considering that many models of Raspberry Pi, including the very-popular Raspberry Pi Zero, will never work with a 64-bit OS, the 32-bit platform will continue to be important if not dominant for years to come. … [Read more...] about Raspberry Pi OS: Why It’s No Longer Called ‘Raspbian’
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The newly-christened Raspberry Pi OS has a few new features, which the Pi Foundation highlighted in a blog post today. A new, preloaded Bookshelf app provides a huge library of works from the Raspberry Pi Press—including a complete collection of MagPi, HackSpace, and Wireframe magazine issues. You also get access to a number of free books. … [Read more...] about Raspberry Pi OS Offers New Features, Breaks USB Booting
Looking at the XPS 17 keyboard, it has something its younger sibling, the XPS 13, does not. Instead of sporting an edge-to-edge keyboard, the keyboard is in the middle of the laptop on the XPS 17, surrounded by speaker grills. The keycaps are also much larger than before, and there is the addition of larger left and right arrow keys. As for the touchpad, it is much larger than the ones found on the XPS 13 and XPS 15. It’s also centered right in the middle for ease of access and to guard against accidental clicks when resting your hands on the palm rest. … [Read more...] about Dell XPS 17 vs. MacBook Pro 16-inch: Which big laptop reigns supreme?
For storage, it also has a 128GB SSD, reducing file transfer delays and ensuring your system runs smoothly. The Surface Pro 7’s 10.5-hour battery life is just the cherry on top, so you can keep working long past your shift. Plus, in as low as one hour, it can recharge up to 80%. If you want a powerful laptop replacement to complete your workstation with a free Type Cover to boot, then the Microsoft Surface Pro 7 is definitely a must-buy. You can check it out on Best Buy where it’s currently on sale for $799 from its retail price of $1,029. … [Read more...] about Microsoft Surface Go, Surface Pro 7 in the discount bin — save up to $230
It doesn’t have Dolby Vision HDR, but it does have HDR 10+, which is only one step behind the former, capable of enhancing the visual quality of its applicable media by an insane amount. While HDR 10+ is still somewhat commercially limited in terms of overall usage, once you experience what it’s capable of first-hand, it’s safe to say that Samsung has definitely mastered the art of cinematic prowess. The main selling point, which is also what caused the huge bump in price, is the Q60T’s Quantum Dot technology. With this, everything you watch is masterfully optimized for full-bodied color with over a billion shades in its color gamut to make each shot-by-shot sequence pop to life on-screen. The contrasts are deeply accentuated, eliminating any issues with desaturation or grayness, no matter the scene. Drawbacks with the Q60T are few and far between, and the only notable ones are its weakness in rooms that are either too bright or too dark, as well as its tight … [Read more...] about Cheap 65-inch 4K TVs: Save big on LG, Samsung, TCL, and Vizio