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Raspberry Pi for Dummies


Had a really exciting tweet earlier saying that some of work with Philip on writing Scratch games has been included in the soon to be published book Raspberry Pi for Dummies.

I am extremely excited about getting this and have preordered my copy from Amazon!

If you would like to order your own copy of the book click through the link below.

Book description from Amazon:

“Embrace the exciting new technology of Raspberry Pi! With the invention of the unique credit–card sized single–board computer, the Raspberry Pi, comes a new wave of hardware geeks, hackers, and hobbyists who are excited about the possibilities of the Raspberry Pi, and this is the perfect guide to get you started in this exhilarating new arena. With this fun and friendly book, you′ll quickly discover why the supply for the Pi cannot keep up with the demand! Veteran tech authors Sean McManus and Mike Cook show you how to download and install the operating system, use the installed applications, and much more. Covers connecting the Pi to other devices such as a keyboard, mouse, monitor, and more Teaches you basic Linux System Admin Walks you through editing images, creating web pages, and playing music Details how to program with Scratch and Python Explores creating simple hardware projects Raspberry Pi For Dummies makes computing as easy as pie.”

I shall write a detailed review as soon as I get my copy from Amazon.

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