Readers' Choice Awards 2014

Best Other Linux-Based Gadget (not including smartphones or tablets)

We are a Raspberry Pi-loving bunch, that's for sure! But really, who can blame us? With the new B+ model, the already awesome RPi is getting sleeker and more useful. I'm no fortune teller, but I suspect I know next year's winner already.

  • Raspberry Pi 71.4%

  • BeagleBone Black 8.1%

  • Other 4.3%*

  • Lego Mindstorms Ev3 3.7%

  • Moto 360 3.4%

  • Cubieboard 1.7%

  • Parrot A.R Drone 1.7%

  • Samsung Gear S 1.4%

  • Yamaha Motif XF8 1.1%

  • Nvidia Jetson-K1 Development System .8%

  • Cloudsto EVO Ubuntu Linux Mini PC .5%

  • VoCore Open Hardware Computer .5%

  • LG G Watch .4%

  • RaZberry .4%

  • VolksPC .4%

  • IFC6410 Pico-ITX Board .2%

  • JetBox 5300 .1%

*Under "Other", the most popular write-ins were Odroid and CuBox.

It's time for another Readers' Choice issue of Linux Journal! The format last year was well received, so we've followed suit making your voices heard loud again. I couldn't help but add some commentary in a few places, but for the most part, we just reported results. Please enjoy this year's Readers' Choice Awards!

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Please see the December 2014 issue of Linux Journal for the complete list of winners.