Raspberry Pi Projects

Raspberry Pi Projects

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Learn to build software and hardware projects featuring the Raspberry Pi!

Congratulations on becoming a proud owner of a Raspberry Pi! Following primers on getting your Pi up and running and programming with Python, the authors walk you through 16 fun projects of increasing sophistication that let you develop your Raspberry Pi skills. Among other things you will:

Write simple programs, including a tic-tac-toe game Re-create vintage games similar to Pong and Pac-Man Construct a networked alarm system with door sensors and webcams Build Pi-controlled gadgets including a slot car racetrack and a door lock Create a reaction timer and an electronic harmonograph Construct a Facebook-enabled Etch A Sketch-type gadget and a Twittering toy

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: New York :, Wiley
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9781118555538
Characteristics: text file,rda
1 online resource
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc. - Distributor

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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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