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Eben has a shiny thing

We’re very proud to be able to announce today that Eben is one of the recipients of the Royal Society of Engineering’s Silver Medal for 2013. You can read all about it in the Telegraph , who have the exclusive. We’re chuffed to bits to hear the news, and will be ensuring that he wears it with the HAL9000 t-shirt that you’re always so polite about in the comments.

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Raspberry Pi inventor joins silver medal table – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Raspberry Pi inventor joins silver medal table Telegraph.co.uk Proceeds from sales of the Cambridge-developed device – which retails for as little as $25 (£16.26) – go to the Raspberry Pi Foundation, a charity. The introduction of the computer in February last year was met with such strong demand that the …

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A preview of the new Cambridge GCSE Computing Online!

We get a lot of emails saying: “Why aren’t you working on any schools stuff? We want to see materials!” The answer, up until now, has always been: “We’re working on it!” Here’s a sneak preview of what we’ve been doing. Working with OCR and Cambridge University Press, we’ve been producing a MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) based around the GCSE Computing syllabus

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PiMiner Bitcoin mining machine

Email arrived from LadyAda on Friday. In between the usual advice about good Korean barbecue technique and pointers to cool things that just happen to be conductive, she mentioned that Adafruit have been on a real roll this week with Pi projects. You’ll already have seen Adafruit’s Onion Pi , a Pi-based wireless Tor proxy.

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