I got one of the first batch of Raspberry Pi's back in 2012. Like most people I've met, the RasPi sat in my drawer for a long time. I was keen to use it for something but never could figure out a use for it.
Since version 3's release things started to look a lot more promising. Some of the projects that were simply too much for version 1 were solved with the increased specifications of version 3. Below is a selection of articles related to the Pi.