Pi-Hole as a free parental filter? Yep, PiHole can help keep your kids away from that naughty content in addition to it’s principal use as a Linux network-level advertisement and Internet tracker blocking application. Yup PiHole still functions as your local DNS sinkhole, and optionally a DHCP server on your home network blocking traditional website … More PiHole: Use as a Parental Filter
I’ve been searching for a fast way to rename my media files and generate a gamelist.xml file which contains all the game metadata (name, description, genre, release date, etc) and which points to the proper media files so that all this data will be available in RetroPie (EmulationStation). It’s taken a while but I’ve found … More RetroPie: Mass Renaming of ROMs and Media Files, Generate a gamelist.xml and Modify it to Include Snaps, Boxart and Wheels
This is a guide is intended to show you how to seamlessly setup and integrate DOSBos into your RetroPie or EmulationStation setup to run those old school DOS games you remember from your childhood in the ’80s or 90’s. There were so many great DOS games from that ERA and using DOSBox in combination with … More RetroPie: DOSBox Setup Guide
A digital media player running an Android OS has may advantages over a digital media player that does not. Android for Raspberry Pi could really make an impact in the digital media player world -it could combine the power, flexibility and functionality of an Android OS with the low cost (and flexibility) of a Raspberry … More Android for Raspberry Pi – Could it Change the Digital Media Player World?
Nintendo has been in the news lately with their announcement of the release of their compact NES Classic Edition on Twitter. So, is it worth pre-ordering? I say No! Forget the NES Classic Edition! There are much better retro gaming options out there for those who want to play those totally wicked NES games, as … More NES Classic Edition – Righteous! But, Save Your Money!
This project was essentially the impetus to establishing this site, I wanted to have a complete and polished experience in my theatre room which allowed me to easily (and for the wife and kids too) and relatively seamlessly watch movies and play retro games. Through many web searches and by playing around with things I … More Kodi Beta on Raspberry Pi – Dual Boot with RetroPie