Monthly Archives: February 2016

KickStarter: PiAngle – A Plug-n-Play Raspberry Pi Zero USB Hub

PiAngle Zero

KickStarter Here: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/idlehandsdev/piangle-zero-usb-power-and-4-port-hub

The Raspberry Pi Zero is a remarkable technological achievement. It’s hard to¬†believe what $5 (well, nearly $7 CAD…) will buy you these days. For someone like me who uses a Pi almost every day of my life, I’m simply amazed by it. For me, the Pi Zero is¬†perfect as 90% of my uses for the Pi come from using the command line and the GPIO, so the pi zero has everything I need. However, I don’t believe this is true for a large number of Pi users, and more specifically the large number of newcomers who are just beginning to delve into the world of tiny computers. The tiny Pi Zero being so incredibly inexpensive, its finally drawn in those last hesitant individuals who were questioning whether or not to spend the money and “play” around with one. That is where the PiAngle comes into play. Video and more images after the jump!

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