ZDNet Raspberry Pi : A closer look at Raspbian PIXEL GNU/Linux ZDNet Simon Long has been at the Raspberry Pi Foundation for about two years now, and has been slowly and steadily improving their Raspbian GNU/Linux operating system. There was some initial controversy when the default Panel was moved from the bottom ..
One of the most popular projects we’ve featured here was Dave Hunt’s PiPhone . It’s a working mobile phone built around a Raspberry Pi; it does all the telephony you’d expect, but it’s a smart-ish phone, not a complete smart phone, which made some of you sad. In the year since the PiPhone was first built, Tyler Spadgenske has been beavering away at his own version, which improves on the original.
David Whale, a STEM ambassador and all-round good egg, mailed me last week to tell me about a project he’d been involved in at Goodwood race course. The Greenpower Education Trust run an electric car series for schools and businesses, where students and staff build electric race cars, and compete in 4hr mileage marathons around the country. Essex Goblins 2013 They’ve been doing a lot of work with Raspberry Pis (many of the cars have a Raspberry Pi inside), and asked David if he could use a Raspberry Pi to populate a giant display at the Goodwood course with race information.