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Alienware Alpha updates its custom gaming PC with improved 'HiveMind' interface (hands-on)

A new custom Windows 8 overlay called HiveMind makes this unique gaming PC more useful and easier to navigate.

By 25 June 2015


Build your own home media center: Get started with Kodi

Want to build one PC to rule all your living room media needs? Meet Kodi! In part one of this series we show you how to set up the media player software formerly known as XBMC.

By 29 January 2015


Build your own home media center: Customising Kodi

Want to build one PC to rule all your living room media needs? In part two of our guide, we go hands-on with media software Kodi, taking you through Blu-ray functionality, media management and customisation.

By 3 February 2015


How to turn your Raspberry Pi into an XBMC media centre

Turn the £20 Raspberry Pi mini computer into a XBMC media centre for watching iPlayer, 4oD, ITV Player and Demand 5 with this guide.

By 13 July 2012


First boot with the Raspberry Pi

This inexpensive microcomputer can be used for a variety of DIY projects. Here's what you need to know before you get started.

By 14 February 2014


Fan-built Raspberry Pi tablet the PiPad has plywood case

Maker fanatic Michael Castor made his own tablet, complete with touchscreen and hand-crafted plywood case.

By 16 January 2014


Raspberry Pi sells a staggering 2 million mini computers

The Raspberry Pi super-cheap mini computer has sold an amazing 2 million units, the charity behind it has announced.

By 18 November 2013


HDMIPi is a £75 9-inch HD screen for the Raspberry Pi

British Pi fans have successfully crowdfunded a 9-inch monitor for the home-made computer, letting you watch HD video for naff-all cash.

By 4 November 2013


Raspberry Pi microcomputer reaches 1 million made in UK

Raspberry Pi, the super-cheap micro PC designed to get kids coding, has sold a staggering 1.75 million units, 1 million of them made here in the UK.

By 8 October 2013


Pivos XIOS DS Media Play

The XIOS DS Media Play mimics the visual appeal of the Apple TV tied into the excellence of XBMC, but the end result is anything but satisfying.

By 8 July 2013

2.5 stars Editors' rating 8 July 2013

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