Turn Your Raspberry Pi Into a Mac or PC With Twister OS #piday #raspberrypi @Raspberry_Pi
Mimic the bigger computer’s operating systems with this article from Make Use Of:
Bored with the Raspberry Pi’s default desktop? You could try a different distro or desktop, but if you want something that feels more familiar, there’s Twister OS.
Designed for the Raspberry Pi, Twister OS delivers a host of alternative desktop themes, mimicking Windows and macOS. Here’s how to grab Twister OS, install it, and turn your $50 Raspberry Pi into a $1000 Mac.
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