Community posts for Raspberry Pi

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

Raspberry Pi Headed to International Space Station

Posted on December 12, 2014 at 3:22 PM by MAKE

Astro_Pi_Logo_WEBIn partnership with Astronaut Tim Peake, UK Space, and the European Space Agency, the Raspberry Pi Foundation is sending their single board computers to the International Space Station in a program dubbed “Astro Pi.” Two Raspberry Pis will be sent to the ISS as part of Tim’s 6 month mission […]

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A Raspberry Pi Powered Bulk Arduino Programmer

Posted on December 11, 2014 at 5:01 PM by MAKE

programmerWhilst building lots of robots to fulfill a recent Kickstarter project, I had the need to program a thousand or so Arduinos, which would take forever if I were to program them all individually. Situations like this are the perfect opportunity to work on those meta projects which can be just […]

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Piper: Learning Electronics with Raspberry Pi and Minecraft

Posted on December 1, 2014 at 6:34 PM by MAKE

2014-11-16 14.16.14There’s no doubt that platforms like Raspberry Pi have made learning about computers and electronics more accessible for youth. But going beyond accessibility, how to you motivate and encourage young people to explore the possibilities that these platforms provide? The team behind Piper aims to do exactly that with their […]

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