BeagleBone Black Rev C Unveiled With Debian Linux And PowerVR SGX 530 Graphics

This week the new BeagleBone Black Rev C development board has been unveiled offering a similar board to that offered by the Raspberry Pi mini PC and Arduino UNO.

The latest BeagleBone Black Rev C now comes supplied with Debian Linux instead of Angstrom Linux and is powered by a Texas Instruments ARM Cortex-A8 single core processor supported by 512MB of RAM.

BeagleBone Black Rev C

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MotherBone PiOne Peripheral Motherboard For BeagleBone Black And Raspberry Pi

Makers and developers that enjoy building projects using either the BeagleBone Black or Raspberry Pi mini PC might be interested in a new peripheral motherboard called the MotherBone PiOne which has been designed by APlus Mobile.

The MotherBone PiOne peripheral motherboard has been designed to provide safe I/O expansion for Linux based systems. Watch the video after the jump to learn more.

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Raspberry Eye Is The Hackers Version Of Google Glass

If the styling of Google’s new Google Glass eyewear is not to your liking and you prefer something a little more hardware inspired that you can build yourself.

You might be interested in the Raspberry Eye which is being built using a see-through display using printed components and cheap off-the-shelf parts and is the brain child of Roman Rolinsky.

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New Genius Ergo 8800 Mouse Sports 7 Buttons And Windows 8 Mode

Genius has this week added a new addition to their range of mice, in the form of the newly launched Genius Ergo 8800 mouse, which offers 2.4Ghz technology anti-interference and power saving features for users to enjoy.

The Genius Ergo 8800 mouse offers quick and easy access to Windows 8.1 features allowing users to switch between apps and to open up the Charms panel or toggle between the Windows 8 Metro interface and the last Windows 8.1 app used.

Genius Ergo 8800 mouse

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Banana Pi, Raspberry Pi Clone Offers More Memory And Faster Processor For $57

A new Raspberry Pi mini PC clone has been unveiled this week aptly named the Banana Pi which offers users more memory and a faster processor for $57, compared to the $35 price tag of the Raspberry Pi mini PC.

The Banana Pi Is equipped with a 1GHz Allwinner A20 dual-core ARM Cortex-A7 processor supported by 1 GB of memory, double that of the Raspberry Pi.

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MSI ProBox23 Haswell Barebones Mini PC Unviled

MSI has this month unveiled its very first ProBox23 barebones mini PC which is the first to be unveiled in the company’s new ProBox series of mini systems.

The MSI ProBox23 is expected to be available to purchase later this month although no prices have been announced as yet, and measures just 202 x 204 x 54.8 mm in size weighing just over a kilo in weight.

MSI ProBox23 Haswell

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Printoo Paper-Thin Flexible Arduino Modules (video)

Those of you that enjoy building Arduino projects might be interested in a new flexible paper thin Arduino-based platform called Printoo, which has this month launched its crowd funding campaign over on Kickstarter.

Printoo is an Arduino-based platform of low-power boards and modules providing makers with new levels of creative flexibility.Watch the video after the jump to learn more about this innovative solution from its creators Ynvisible who are based in Portugal.

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Intel Fanless Bay Trail NUC Mini PC Unveiled

Intel has this week launched a new mini desktop PC which they are equipped with passive cooling and takes the form of the new Intel NUC DE3815TYKHE.

The Intel NUC DE3815TYKHE is powered by a single-core Intel Atom Bay Trail processor and has been specifically designed for enterprise solutions such as digital signage or thin client systems for education or business.

Intel Fanless Bay Trail NUC Mini PC

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Akitio Thunder2Quad External Storage Device has Thunderbolt 2 connectivity

Akitio is a company that makes a wide range of storage devices and it has announced a new product this week. The new product is called the Akitio Thunder2Quad and it is a quad bay external storage solution. The device connects to computers via a Thunderbolt 2 port for the fastest data transfer possible. Akitio equips it with two ports so that users can daisy chain the device with other Thunderbolt 2 products like displays.

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QLite Cusomisable DIY Handheld Controller Lets You Control Any Project (video)

Makers or developers that are looking for a handheld controller to be part of their latest project or something they may be building in the future, might be interested in a new DIY handheld controller kit called the QLite.

The QLite DIY handheld controller has been created by Quantum Robotics and has been designed to provide hobbyists, makers and developers with a customisable platform for controlling their creations.

QLite DIY Handheld Controller

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