Google AIY Projects Kit vs Star Wars Porgs

Here at Pi Towers, we have a love/hate relationship with the Star Wars creatures known as Porgs. Love, because anything cute and annoying will instantly get our attention; hate, primarily because of this GIF: So when hackster.io tweeted about the following project, you can imagine the unfiltered excitement and fear with which I shared the link in the comms team Slack channel. It looked a little something like this: Google AIY Projects Kit When we announced the Google AIY Projects Kit as a freebie included in issue 57 of The MagPi , I don’t think we realised how well it would do.

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Why GPIO Zero Is Better Than RPi.GPIO for Raspberry Pi Projects – MakeUseOf

Why GPIO Zero Is Better Than RPi.GPIO for Raspberry Pi Projects MakeUseOf The Raspberry Pi is the perfect computer for learning. The Linux-based Raspbian OS has Python built in, which makes it a great first system for beginner coders. Its General Purpose Input/Output (GPIO) pins make it easy for budding makers to experiment …

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Hack My House: Raspberry Pi as Infrastructure – Hackaday

Hackaday Hack My House: Raspberry Pi as Infrastructure Hackaday I've always been fond of the Raspberry Pi – It has USB, GPIO, and i2c, among other interfaces. An Instructable by [peter_3d] gave me the burst of inspiration I needed. A 3-gang electric box is the perfect size for a Raspberry pi

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Daily Deal: Daily Deal: The Complete Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle – Techdirt

Techdirt Daily Deal: Daily Deal: The Complete Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle Techdirt The Complete Raspberry Pi Hacker Bundle will teach you all you need to know about Raspberry Pi 3 for only $19. You'll learn how to easily prepare an SD card and flash it for any OS and how to work with GPIO pins and learn how to programmatically …

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