Installing Samba on your Raspberry Pi OS and optimizing it for macOS computers
Many SAMBA instructions on the Internet, especially with regards to macOS, are hopelessly outdated. Here is the 2020 Version including a full SAMBA config file to copy & paste.
How to configure the software for your digital picture frame in 60 minutes
Learn how to install everything you need for a digital picture frame including Raspberry Pi OS, Samba, Pi3D image viewer and autostart.
Voice control your digital photo frame with Amazon Echo and Home Assistant
In a time where we should avoid touching things, voice control is the way to go. I’ll explain how to make Alexa operate your photo frame without asking for treats.
How much energy does a digital picture frame consume – and how to keep it low with no lack of convenience
Discover the power differences between five frame models and six tips how to show a green attitude.
How to back up and restore your Raspberry Pi SD Card with ApplePi Baker for macOS Catalina
Don’t just restore, but also backup your Raspberry Pi SD-cards and shrink the file size of your image to a minimum.
The beginner’s guide to working with the Terminal on the Raspberry Pi from a Windows, macOS, or Linux computer (2020 Version)
Most of the tutorials here on this blog involve the use of the terminal. For Raspberry Pi novices, here are some fundamentals that make it super easy following my instructions.