Raspberry Pi Tricks, Hacks ad Fixes Vol 30
The Raspberry Pi is one of the world’s most popular computers. Despite its credit card sized proportions this remarkable board has launched a wave of innovation and connective technology not seen since the home computer boom of the 1980s.
Setup and Basics
Starting off is often the trickiest part of any technical project, so with that in mind, we help you get up and running in no time. Our step-by-step tutorials and tips guide you through the process of which model Raspberry Pi’s are available, how they work, how you get an operating system on one and how you can turn it into a useable computer and the base for all your future projects.
We dive into the FUZE Project, one of the most exciting examples of what can be done with a Raspberry Pi, and see what’s on offer. With the FUZE you can use the Raspberry Pi as normal but it incorporates some interesting extras you won’t find with a standard Pi setup. Our detailed guides walk you through the FUZE and its unique version of the BASIC programming language; we even include some coding tips to sink your teeth into.
The return of the ‘80s bedroom coder is one of the best examples of how the Raspberry Pi has changed the world of technology. Harking back to a time when limited resources meant more imaginative programming, the Raspberry Pi embraces its technological heritage and provides a stable and easy to learn platform on which to begin coding.
The list of projects that enthusiasts have used the Raspberry Pi for is exhaustive. From sending a Pi up to the upper atmosphere with a camera, to attaching one to a submersible in the deepest parts of the ocean, and everything else in between. The Raspberry Pi has been the brain that helps get the job done. Our tips, tricks and fixes guides show you how you can get the most from your future projects.