Raspberry Pi Projects

Raspberry Pi Projects

Book - 2014
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Raspberry Pi represents a new generation of computers that encourages the user to play and to learn and this unique book is aimed at the beginner Raspberry Pi user who is eager to get started creating real-world projects. Taking you on a journey of creating 16 practical projects, this fun and informative resource introduces you to the skills you need to have in order to make the most of the Pi. The book begins with a quick look at how to get the Pi up and running and then encourages you to dive into the array of exciting software and hardware projects. Features projects that use Python, which is Raspberry Pi's programming language of choice Includes projects for creating an information center for e-mail, Twitter, Facebook, weather, train times, and more Shows you how to recreate Pong and Pacman or write Tic Tac Toe Teaches you how to use Raspberry Pi's general purpose input/output port in order to speak to external hardware devices Walks you through setting up computer-controlled slot car racing, a swipe card door lock, disco lights, and more Raspberry Pi Projects is an excellent way to dig deeper into the capabilities of the Pi and to have great fun while doing it.
Publisher: West Sussex, United Kingdom : John Wiley and Sons Ltd, 2014.
ISBN: 9781118555439
Characteristics: viii, 470 pages :,illustrations ;,24 cm.


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Andreas Hengst
May 22, 2017

16 practical software and hardware projects for the Raspberry Pi
Not just hands-on hardware projects but also software (linux, python, misc modules).
Intermediate level. Four contributors make for a variety of topics and applications.
Several (at least 4) projects use the PiFace interface board.
Some random topics: camera, RFID, motion, temperature, electronics, twitter, email, minecraft, robotics.


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Aug 22, 2017

Ch.1 Getting your Raspberry Pi Up and Running
Ch.2 Introductory Software Project: The Insult Generator
Ch.3 Tic-Tac-Toe
Ch.4 Here's the News
Ch.5 Ping
Ch.6 Pie Man
Ch.7 Minecraft Maze Maker
Ch.8 Colour Snap
Ch.9 Test Your Reactions
Ch.10 The Twittering Toy
Ch.11 Disco Lights
Ch.12 Door Lock Home Automation
Ch.13 Computer Controlled Slot Car Racing
Ch.14 Facebook Enable Roto-Sketch
Ch.15 The Pendulum Pi, a Harmonograph
Ch.16 The Techno-Bird Box, a Wildlife Monitor

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