There are now so many open source programming platforms and single board PCs available that for the beginner it can be hard to know which to choose. Everyone has heard of the Raspberry Pi, but is it right for you?
What about Arduino, Orangepip or BeagleBone? Depending on what you want to achieve with your board, to prototype or design a project for the Internet of Things, to play games or run programs, you will want to know how the most popular platforms match up against each other.
Find out with our board comparison guide.