Retro gaming + Raspberry Pi = RetroPie

There’s no shortage of retro dedicated gaming consoles in today’s marketplace: theĀ Atari FlashbackĀ has been out for years (in several iterations) and more recently theĀ NES Classic and SNES Classic have made headlines as they fly off the store shelves. I’ve owned two Flashbacks (both gifts), bought a few Virtual Console games when I was still playing …

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Yelling at the Yakkety Yak (but it won’t talk back)

Ubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) was released almost two months ago, but I only just realized I hadn’t upgraded yet (this happened to me during the last .10 release as well). This upgrade was a little smoother thanĀ last time, but not without its hiccups. The upgrade processĀ uses screen to keep everything running separately in a separate …

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