Articles Posted in the " Banana Pi " Category


  • Tina and the Coffee Can Antenna

    So, last night, Tina came to visit. I wanted to show her the pi. She was having fun. I always thought maybe the boys would be more interested. Turns out she was! She started asking all kinds of questions. I was amazed. Not amazed that she was interested. Who wouldn’t be interested in the Pi! […]


  • The Banana and I are off to the Installfest at UAT

    So, every couple of weeks I head out to the Installfest. At least, lately because they ROCK! I started going again because one time, someone needed Moodle. No one knew how. I did, so I showed up. It was fun. I went again months later. It rocked! So, this week, I’m working on a few […]


  • Banana Pi + USB needs

    This weekend, I found myself in a very unique situation with the Banana pi. I ran out of USB ports.. 2 just wouldn’t do. I was switching back and forth with the keyboard/mouse. I needed at least 3: 1 Wireless WiFi 1 Keyboard 1 Mouse So, what to do?? Well, I try not to get […]



  • Banana Pi – Day 3

    Today, I did not really have time to play with the Pi. I worked remotely so I could but things got really busy around here and I actually had so much work to do. I did find the wireless card. Wireless worked right out the door. The wireless card was a Netgear. Modules apparently already […]



  • Banana Pi – Day 1 Loading SD Card

    So, the first thing I wanted to do was to load the OS. Sometimes, it is a challenge to date someone years younger. I mean, there are some things… and also someone who doesn’t really understand technology at the same level. I went to get a beverage and I came back to the SD card […]


  • Banana Pi! Day 1

    It’s a Banana Pi Puzzle!!! Case + Pi = $65 It has arrived!!!! Actually, I got 2. I already knew who I was going to give the 2nd one to. There were a lot of people who wanted one. They can get one. This one was for a legend. I know he will do great […]