• Digital Photo Frame hacking

    As I have a few digital photo frame,s sitting around and was learning the Arduino, It got me thinking Can A Digital Photo Frame be hacked to run Like A Raspberry Pi?

  • "Instant-on/off" retro emulator on the Pi. Feasible?

    Long boot times have always bothered me. Having to wait for shut downs is also very annoying.

    So I was thinking if it would be possible to make an instant-on emulator on the Pi, so that the experience would be exactly like turning on (and off) an old gaming…

  • Custom Project

    Hi, just wondering, if its possible to male, from scratch a dual-screen vita-like gaming console. Basically in the shape of a vita, but not truly a vita. I'm looking to make something I. That shape that is essentially a gaming laptop, in terms of speed…

  • Universal Smart HUB for Zigbee sensors and IFTTT capabilities?

    Hi everybody,

    I was wondering if we can build an open smart home hub to use sensors from multiple vendors.

    There is already a similar project but it's based on IFTTT, thus requiring internet connectivity and it can support only a few techs.

    My idea is…

  • Rasberry pi robot

    Hey Ben summer is here and i have nothing to do can you make a small car robot that has a chair that you can ride on and has a joystick that you can control the robot with and is rechargeable and can you make it out of a raspberry pi computer useing python…

  • C64 Reloaded

    Hello Ben Heck (show),


    First of thanks for providing all this wonderful content it has truly been an inspiration. Currently I'm working on my own Z80 based computer, which, funny enough will be able to emulate multiple Z80 based platforms. I'm using an…

  • Raspberry pi 2 Workstation

    the idea is using a raspberry pi 2 and make it into a functional Working computer so it can be used to browse the web and work.

    main aspects to use:

    OS-ether Windows 10 for raspberry pi(for a company computer) or run a Linux.

    build- to be mounted back of…

  • Custom car stereo build...

    Here's a challenge for you Mr. Heck!! I want to get a "smart" double din stereo, but they want about $1,500.00+! I could build my own mini-PC for cheaper!! I have a 2015 Camaro, and the MyLink factory option is waaaay over priced and an aftermarket option…

  • build a 16-bit console to beat the snes and sega (spin off of episode 188)

    hello Ben and your wonderful crew. First i must say i love your show. I have seen every episode and wait for the new one every week. So keep up the good work everyone. All right, just watched episode 188 love it. it got me to thinking could we build a…

  • Using a laptop optical drive slot to house a dedicated RasPi sub-processor

    Hi Ben,

         I use my Raspberry Pi via my laptop quite frequently for software development and it is always awkward having to connect to it externally via serial or a crossover cable. I also have a CDROM that goes entirely unused. I was thinking it would be…

  • I need help

    I’m study computer science in university of Jordan , I have project about tracking system of cameras

    This about where is exactly cameras and find it.

    I need help

  • Raspberry PI Tablet (PiPad)



    After looking around on the internet I saw tons of cool raspberry pi projects but none of them were really mobile. So after doing some thinking I was wondering if you could maybe build a raspberry pi tablet. One that is like a iPad but better. Maybe…

  • "Fox hunting" game

    It's kinda old fashion, but i'd like to see Ham Radio game, Fox Hunting, using the raspberry Pi as beacon base (or Fox) using that FM transition project, and build or use radio receivers with hand held yagi antennas to triangulate the fox signal.…

  • Raspberry Pi Home Automation

    How about hooking up a Raspberry Pi to an X10 master so you can turn you lights on and off and then hook it up to the internet so you can turn lights on and off remotely.  I don't believe you've done anything X10 based yet, so that would be new.…

  • Beaglebone black mini computer

    Hi Ben,

    Can you build a beagle bone black mini computer and the computer should have the GPIO headers of the beaglebone black as you have made only one video about beaglebone black and not a single project with it, so like you have used the raspberry pi…

  • Suggestion: Repurpose an Model 1 or 2 Apple TV as a Raspberry Pi media centre

    I have an original design Apple TV (ATV) which has become somewhat redundant now that the new version without hard drive has arrived. Now the original ATV has a nice case, on-board power supply, hard drive, and lots of external connectors.  The ATV would…

  • curiosity

    Rdear nen i was wondering if it is possible to build a low end miniture single board computer using a AMICA29040BL-70F

  • Shrinking a modern pc motherboard

    Hi Ben,

    I was thinking of building a small device like i tablet or phone but with the hardware of a computer, so i could take it with me every were and plug-it in a doc on my desk, that would connect it to a moniter, a mouse and a keyboard. But I think…

  • Ben can you make a Matchstick/Chromecast/AppleTV streamstick?

    Ben can you make a Matchstick/Chromecast/AppleTV streamstick?

    I wanna make a streamstick like chromecast but i just started and dont realy know how

    please make one

  • Apple computer

    I was wondering if you could use some vintage apple computers

  • Raspberry pi disguised media player

    I've been thinking about this for a while, and I think this would be a cool build, what I was thinking was to use a raspberry pi

    VESA mount to put it on the back of a TV

  • Interested in a remoderned Commodore Amiga build?

    Hi, I watch your show and love when you get something like old hardware and make it more modern and cool

    I have a friend that still have one of the old Commodore Amiga 1200 computers; and he did a sort of build, using a multimedia case, to transform it…

  • Stuff from old scanners.

    Hi i enjoyed watching the episode about that printer, would like to see how to build up a laser engraving system, build up with parts from old dvd-drives / scanners, the lights from the scanner should be usable to buildup a small lightbred (like the thing…

  • Twentieth Anniversary Mac cool case mod

    Hello! Can you made mod from old Twentieth Anniversary Macintosh? These have cool design and looks nice. Maybe do from it a little arcade or little pc or Rassbery Pi somethink or just somethink cool :). Sorry for my english

  • DIY Camcorder



    You and Felix built a custom digital camera. I'm curious if you'd give it a try to make a camcorder. You can use a lot of what you already have done with the camera. The trick I see would be having a means of moving the data at a high enough rate…