Category Archives: Raspberry Pi 3

This is the category for the fast, feature packed Raspberry Pi 3 Computer.

One lovely blog award – who are my favourite bloggers?

This challenge has spread across the internet like fire (I didn’t create this challenge) so I have decided to do one. Basically, I have to tell you 7 things about my character. And up to 15 bloggers I enjoy. I … Continue reading

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Fake cases are being made for the Raspberry Pi by scammers – don’t end up with one!

On the Raspberry Pi Blog, the Raspberry Pi Foundation have discovered Chinese Scammers selling fake versions of the official Raspberry Pi Case. I checked mine, and phew, I have not got a fake, but if you are buying the case from a … Continue reading

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How to VNC onto your Pi for remote access

Want to connect to your Pi from a PC or even tablet or phone? Continue reading

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Chromium 54?

On an older post I commented to tell you I expected a Chromium 54 in Ubuntu Repositories in the next few weeks. Those few weeks have gone so fast! I checked the Ubuntu Repository and I couldn’t find a 54. … Continue reading

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All “Install Chromium on Raspberry Pi” posts are now obsolete!

Hi guys! In the past, I have made a lot of “How to install Chromium on Raspberry Pi” posts. Now these posts are considered obsolete because a Chromium for ARMv7 and ARMv8 installer is found at https://coolchasgamer.wordpress.com/chromium-arm. Chromium 53 on … Continue reading

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Thunderbird on the Raspberry Pi

Hi guys! Today I found out how to install Mozilla Thunderbird (a program for answering your emails, compatible with various mail services including Outlook.com) onto the Raspberry Pi (it will only work on a Pi 2 and Pi 3). Here … Continue reading

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Install latest Chromium on ARM devices

Hi guys! Here is a script that installs latest Chromium onto ARM Linux! Enjoy! # This script installs latest Chromium onto ARM Linux # This script was created by Epic Chas Gamer # Check out Epic Chas Gamer’s blog at … Continue reading

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Firefox 49 on Raspbian Jessie Raspberry Pi 2 and 3

THIS WILL ONLY WORK ON A PI 2 OR PI 3! IF YOU HAVE USED FIREFOX-ESR PREVIOUSLY DO SUDO APT-GET REMOVE FIREFOX-ESR BEFORE DOING THIS TUTORIAL! wget https://launchpad.net/~ubuntu-mozilla-security/+archive/ubuntu/ppa/+build/10930950/+files/firefox_49.0+build4-0ubuntu0.14.04.1_armhf.deb   sudo dpkg -i firefox_49.0+build4-0ubuntu0.14.04.1_armhf.deb Then click Menu/Internet/Firefox Web Browser. Enjoy! Epic Chas Gamer … Continue reading

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Unofficial Raspberry Pi Clock Application

Hi guys. Today I have been experimenting with Python and Pygame. I managed to make a clock application for the Raspberry Pi. Here is the code: import pygame, sys, time pygame.init() screen = pygame.display.set_mode((1184, 624), pygame.FULLSCREEN) pygame.display.set_caption(“Raspberry Pi Clock”) clockFont … Continue reading

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Chromium 53 on Raspbian Jessie (updated)

Hi guys.When I showed you how to install Chromium 53 on Raspbian Jessie in an older post, it lead to dependency errors. I COMPLETELY didn’t notice this. So here is the tutorial, tested with Raspbian Jessie October 2016 release. THIS … Continue reading

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