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Raspberry Pi For Dummies

Published 08-24-2021

<p><b>A recipe for having fun and getting things done with the Raspberry Pi&nbsp;</b></p> <p>The Raspberry Pi makes it easy to learn about computers and computer programming, and&nbsp;<i>Raspberry Pi&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies</i>&nbsp;makes it even easier!&nbsp;Using&nbsp;this extremely&nbsp;affordable&nbsp;and compact&nbsp;computer, you can learn to code in languages like Scratch and Python, explore how electronics work,&nbsp;create computer-generated buildings in Minecraft and music in Sonic Pic,&nbsp;become Linux-savvy,&nbsp;make Internet-of-Things&nbsp;devices,&nbsp;or just play around! This book&nbsp;gets&nbsp;you up and running on your Raspberry Pi,&nbsp;starting with&nbsp;setting it up, downloading the operating system, and using the desktop environment.&nbsp;Then, the only limit is your imagination!&nbsp;It doesn&rsquo;t matter whether you have a Raspberry Pi 4, Raspberry Pi 400, Raspberry Pi Zero W or an older model: we&rsquo;ve got you covered.&nbsp;</p> <p><i>Raspberry Pi&nbsp;For&nbsp;Dummies</i>&nbsp;explores the latest&nbsp;technology&mdash;the&nbsp;Raspberry&nbsp;Pi 4&nbsp;and 400, Scratch 3 programming language, new games bundled with the Raspberry Pi, and the hottest Add-Ons out there. This&nbsp;introductory&nbsp;guide is the perfect place to start if you want to get a taste of everything the Raspberry Pi can do!&nbsp;</p> <ul> <li>Set up your Raspberry Pi, install the operating system, and connect to the&nbsp;Internet&nbsp;</li> <li>Learn the basics of the Linux desktop and Linux shell so you can&nbsp;program,&nbsp;work,&nbsp;and play&nbsp;&nbsp;</li> <li>Use Python, Scratch, and Sonic&nbsp;Pi to write your first programs and make&nbsp;games and&nbsp;digital music&nbsp;</li> <li>Discover how circuits work hand-in-hand with your Pi&nbsp;</li> </ul> <p>If you&nbsp;want to make the most of the Raspberry Pi for school, work, or play, you&rsquo;ll&nbsp;love this easy-to-read reference.</p>

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Raspberry Pi Projects For Dummies

Published 07-13-2015

<p><b>Join the Raspberry revolution with these fun and easy Pi projects</b></p> <p>The Raspberry Pi has opened up a whole new world of innovation for everyone from hardware hackers and programmers to students, hobbyists, engineers, and beyond. Featuring a variety of hands-on projects, this easy-to-understand guide walks you through every step of the design process and will have you creating like a Raspberry Pi pro in no time. You&#8217;ll learn how to prepare your workspace, assemble the necessary tools, work with test equipment, and find your way around the Raspberry Pi before moving on to a series of fun, lively projects that brings some power to your plain ol&#8217; Pi.</p> <ul> <li>Introduces Raspberry Pi basics and gives you a solid understanding of all the essentials you&#8217;ll need to take on your first project</li> <li>Includes an array of fun and useful projects that show you how to do everything from creating a magic light wand to enhancing your designs with Lego sensors, installing and writing games for the RISC OS, building a transistor tester, and more</li> <li>Provides an easy, hands-on approach to learning more about electronics, programming, and interaction design for Makers and innovators of all ages</li> </ul> <p>Bring the power of Pi to your next cool creation with <i>Raspberry Pi Projects For Dummies!</i></p>

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