Community posts for Raspberry Pi

This page, updated regularly, aggregates posts from the Raspberry Pi community.

Open Access Secures Hackerspaces

Posted on September 25, 2013 at 6:00 PM by MAKE

Open Access is a hackerspace security system that was born out of a project out of Fullerton, CA's 23B Shop hackerspace. It keeps the doors of a building locked until a recognized RFID fob is applied to the reader.

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So Many Ways to get Started Making

Posted on September 18, 2013 at 5:50 PM by MAKE

Screen Shot 2013-09-18 at 11.32.55 AMMAKE editorial is offering six different "Getting Started" presentations this weekend at World Maker Faire New York. Beginner sessions on 3D Printing, Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Beaglebone, Breadboarding, and Choosing a Board are taught by MAKE editors and will run multiple times a day.

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First Look: Javascript Microcontrollers for web Developers

Posted on September 10, 2013 at 9:28 PM by MAKE

The Tessel board (left) and the Espruino board (right) running its default sketch.Right now there are two new micro-controller boards seeking funding—one on Kickstarter, and the other on Dragon Innovation's new crowdfunding platform—that are slightly different. These boards aren't just yet another Arduino clone, or yet another possible "Raspberry Pi killer." These two boards, the Tessel from and the Espruino from Pur3, intend to take the path least travelled and co-op an existing community not traditionally associated with the maker community.

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