Raspberry Pi arrives on PC/104… sort of – LinuxGizmos.com

LinuxGizmos.com Raspberry Pi arrives on PC/104… sort of LinuxGizmos.com Developer Adam Parker has launched a stackable PC/104 form factor carrier board on Crowd Supply designed to work with the Linux-driven Raspberry Pi Compute Module 3. The industrial-targeted carrier provides -25 to 80°C support and an 8-36V input …

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piwheels: making “pip install” fast

TL;DR pip install numpy used to take ages, and now it’s super fast thanks to piwheels. The Python Package Index (PyPI) is a package repository for Python modules. Members of the Python community publish software and libraries in it as an easy method of distribution

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Excellent new project book: Creative Projects with Raspberry Pi – Boing Boing

Boing Boing Excellent new project book: Creative Projects with Raspberry Pi Boing Boing The Raspberry Pi is a credit card sized Linux computer that costs about $30 (some versions are only $10). Because they are cheap, tiny, and versatile, they are an excellent basis for lots of different projects. Creative Projects with Raspberry Pi (out …

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Ben Heck’s portable Raspberry Pi photo booth – Engadget

Engadget Ben Heck's portable Raspberry Pi photo booth Engadget Karen has an idea for a project: With Felix's help, she'll create a portable Raspberry Pi photo booth, useful for weddings and other events. This isn't just a hardware project, though — it also needs Linux software to allow the system to save and …

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Add a Second SD Card to the Pi Zero – Hackaday

Hackaday Add a Second SD Card to the Pi Zero Hackaday The Raspberry Pi Zero is a beautiful piece of hardware, fitting an entire Linux computer into a package the size of a pack of gum (don't chew it, though). However, this size comes with limited IO options, which can be a complication for some projects

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Updates to GPIO Zero, the physical computing API

GPIO Zero v1.4 is out now! It comes with a set of new features, including a handy pinout command line tool. To start using this newest version of the API, update your Raspbian OS now: sudo apt update && sudo apt upgrade Some of the things we’ve added will make it easier for you try your hand on different programming styles. In doing so you’ll build your coding skills, and will improve as a programmer

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