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Raspberry Pi for Kids (Updated) Made Easy

Raspberry Pi for Kids (Updated) Made Easy

Understand How Computers Work

  • Author: Laurence Mozafari
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781786645388
  • Category:
  • Page: 256
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Raspberry Pi is brilliant for Kids. Featuring step-by-step guides, this is an updated, accessible guide to exploring the full potential of this exciting, open-ended, low-cost computer. From initial set-up to a multitude of practical projects, and hints and tips on troubleshooting, this book is ideal for kids to get to grips with this fun computer.

Adventures in Raspberry Pi

Adventures in Raspberry Pi

  • Author: Carrie Anne Philbin
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119269075
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 288
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Build cool Raspberry Pi projects with no experience required! Adventures in Raspberry Pi, 3rd Edition is the fun guide to learning programming. Starting from the very basics and building skill upon skill, you'll learn developing fundamentals—even if you've never programmed before. Learning is exciting when you're working your way through cool projects, but the concepts you learn and the skills you master will take you further than you ever thought possible. You'll learn how your Raspberry Pi 3 works and what it can do as you create stories and games, program shapes, code music, and even build Minecraft worlds with projects designed specifically for kids 11 to 15. Author Carrie Anne Philbin is a former high school teacher, and she showcases her skills with clear, easy to follow instructions and explanations every step of the way. If you're interested in programming but find other books hard to understand, this book is your ideal starting point for mastering the Raspberry Pi. Inexpensive, non-intimidating, yet surprisingly versatile, the Raspberry Pi 3 is an ideal way to learn programming. Updated to align with the newest board, this book will teach you fundamental programming skills while having a ton of fun! Get acquainted with your Raspberry Pi's bits and pieces Take control of your Pi's "insides" with simple commands Program games, code music, and build a jukebox Discover where your new skills can take you next The tiny, credit-card sized Raspberry Pi has become a huge hit among kids—and adults—interested in programming. It does everything your desktop can do, but with a few basic programming skills, you can make it do so much more. With simple instructions, fun projects, and solid skills, Adventures in Raspberry Pi is the ultimate kids' programming guide!

Raspberry Pi For Dummies

Raspberry Pi For Dummies

  • Author: Sean McManus,Mike Cook
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119412021
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 504
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Get your slice of Raspberry Pi With the invention of the unique credit card-sized single-board computer comes a new wave of hardware geeks, hackers, and hobbyists who are excited about the possibilities with the Raspberry Pi—and this is the perfect guide to get you started. With this down-to-earth book, you'll quickly discover why the Raspberry Pi is in high demand! There's a reason the Raspberry Pi sold a million units in its first year, and you're about to find out why! In Raspberry Pi For Dummies, 3rd Edition veteran tech authors Sean McManus and Mike Cook make it easier than ever to get you up and running on your Raspberry Pi, from setting it up, downloading the operating system, and using the desktop environment to editing photos, playing music and videos, and programming with Scratch—and everything in between. Covers connecting the Pi to other devices such as a keyboard, mouse, monitor, and more Teaches you basic Linux System Admin Explores creating simple hardware projects Shows you how to create web pages Raspberry Pi For Dummies, 3rd Edition makes computing as easy as pie!

Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids - Second Edition

Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids - Second Edition

  • Author: Daniel Bates
  • Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
  • ISBN: 1785280430
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 146
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This book is for kids who wish to develop games and applications using the Raspberry Pi. No prior experience in programming is necessary; you need only a Raspberry Pi and the required peripherals.

Raspberry Pi For Kids For Dummies

Raspberry Pi For Kids For Dummies

  • Author: Richard Wentk
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119049490
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 352
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Getting acquainted with your Raspberry Pi has never been sweeter Raspberry Pi For Kids For Dummies makes it easy for kids to set-up, operate, and troubleshoot like a Pi pro! Introducing you to Pi through a series of entertaining and inspiring projects, this handy, step-by-step guide shows you how to write computer games, build websites, make art and music, create electronic projects, and much more! From downloading the operating system and setting up your Raspberry Pi to creating art in Tux Paint and designing games with Scratch, everything you need to have fun with Pi is inside! Raspberry Pi For Kids For Dummies leaves the confusing tech talk behind and explains in plain English how to unleash all the cool possibilities of Pi, like playing Minecraft in Python, using HTML to make a website, managing and customizing your Raspberry Pi, playing music with Sonic Pi, and understanding and playing with the GPIO. Teaches the basics of Raspberry Pi in a simple and thorough approach Shows you how to zoom around Pi, all while learning valuable programming skills Offers tons of exciting projects to keep you engaged as you learn Includes instruction on everything you need to troubleshoot Raspberry Pi If you're aspiring computer programmer age 8-18 and want to start having fun with Pi, look no further than Raspberry Pi For Kids For Dummies.

Learning Computer Architecture with Raspberry Pi

Learning Computer Architecture with Raspberry Pi

  • Author: Eben Upton,Jeffrey Duntemann,Ralph Roberts,Ben Everard,Tim Mamtora
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119183936
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 528
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"In the 1980s, the tech revolution was kickstarted by a flood of relatively inexpensive, highly programmable computers like the Commodore. Now, a second revolution in computing is beginning with the Raspberry Pi. Learning Computer Architecture with the Raspberry Pi is the premier guide to understanding the components of the most exciting tech product available. Thanks to this book, every Raspberry Pi owner can understand how the computer works and how to access all of its hardware and software capabilities. Now, students, hackers, and casual users alike can discover how computers work with Learning Computer Architecture with the Raspberry Pi. This book explains what each and every hardware component does, how they relate to one another, and how they correspond to the components of other computing systems. You'll also learn how programming works and how the operating system relates to the Raspberry Pi's physical components. The Raspberry Pi was created to bring forth a new generation of computer scientists, developers, and architects who understand the inner workings of the computers that have become essential to our daily lives. Learning Computer Architecture with the Raspberry Pi is your gateway to the world of computer system design."--Amazon.com.

Learning Raspberry Pi

Learning Raspberry Pi

  • Author: Samarth Shah
  • Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
  • ISBN: 1783982837
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 258
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If you have a passion for technology and want to explore the world of Raspberry Pi, then this book provides you with all the tools and information you are looking for. Although being familiar with basic programming concepts is useful, you can still learn a lot from this book as a wide variety of topics are covered.

Raspberry Pi Networking Cookbook

Raspberry Pi Networking Cookbook

  • Author: Rick Golden
  • Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
  • ISBN: 1849694605
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 191
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Written in an accessible yet practical manner, the ""Raspberry Pi Networking Cookbook"" is the perfect companion guide for the ARM GNU/Linux box. From the moment you get your hands on your Raspberry Pi you can start to build your understanding with our specially selected collection of recipes. This book is for anybody who wants to learn how they can utilize the Raspberry Pi to its full potential without having to immediately dive into programming. It's full of step-by-step instructions and detailed descriptions in language that is appropriate for computer enthusiasts and experts alike.

Python for Kids

Python for Kids

A Playful Introduction to Programming

  • Author: Jason R. Briggs
  • Publisher: No Starch Press
  • ISBN: 1593274076
  • Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Page: 344
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Introduces the basics of the Python programming language, covering how to use data structures, organize and reuse code, draw shapes and patterns with turtle, and create games and animations with tkinter.

Raspberry Pi User Guide

Raspberry Pi User Guide

  • Author: Eben Upton,Gareth Halfacree
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1119264375
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 312
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Learn the Raspberry Pi 3 from the experts! Raspberry Pi User Guide, 4th Edition is the "unofficial official" guide to everything Raspberry Pi 3. Written by the Pi's creator and a leading Pi guru, this book goes straight to the source to bring you the ultimate Raspberry Pi 3 manual. This new fourth edition has been updated to cover the Raspberry Pi 3 board and software, with detailed discussion on its wide array of configurations, languages, and applications. You'll learn how to take full advantage of the mighty Pi's full capabilities, and then expand those capabilities even more with add-on technologies. You'll write productivity and multimedia programs, and learn flexible programming languages that allow you to shape your Raspberry Pi into whatever you want it to be. If you're ready to jump right in, this book gets you started with clear, step-by-step instruction from software installation to system customization. The Raspberry Pi's tremendous popularity has spawned an entire industry of add-ons, parts, hacks, ideas, and inventions. The movement is growing, and pushing the boundaries of possibility along with it—are you ready to be a part of it? This book is your ideal companion for claiming your piece of the Pi. Get all set up with software, and connect to other devices Understand Linux System Admin nomenclature and conventions Write your own programs using Python and Scratch Extend the Pi's capabilities with add-ons like Wi-Fi dongles, a touch screen, and more The credit-card sized Raspberry Pi has become a global phenomenon. Created by the Raspberry Pi Foundation to get kids interested in programming, this tiny computer kick-started a movement of tinkerers, thinkers, experimenters, and inventors. Where will your Raspberry Pi 3 take you? The Raspberry Pi User Guide, 3rd Edition is your ultimate roadmap to discovery.

How Computers Work

How Computers Work

  • Author: Ron White
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Computer engineering
  • Page: 421
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Includes Pentium III and MMX processors, fingerprint and voice recognition, notebook and palm computers, MP3 music and digital audio ..."

Learn to Program with Minecraft

Learn to Program with Minecraft

Transform Your World with the Power of Python

  • Author: Craig Richardson
  • Publisher: No Starch Press
  • ISBN: 1593277458
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 336
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You’ve bested creepers, traveled deep into caves, and maybe even gone to The End and back—but have you ever transformed a sword into a magic wand? Built a palace in the blink of an eye? Designed your own color-changing disco dance floor? In Learn to Program with Minecraft®, you’ll do all this and more with the power of Python, a free language used by millions of professional and first-time programmers! Begin with some short, simple Python lessons and then use your new skills to modify Minecraft to produce instant and totally awesome results. Learn how to customize Minecraft to make mini-games, duplicate entire buildings, and turn boring blocks into gold. You’ll also write programs that: –Take you on an automated teleportation tour around your Minecraft world –Build massive monuments, pyramids, forests, and more in a snap! –Make secret passageways that open when you activate a hidden switch –Create a spooky ghost town that vanishes and reappears elsewhere –Show exactly where to dig for rare blocks –Cast a spell so that a cascade of flowers (or dynamite if you’re daring!) follows your every move –Make mischief with dastardly lava traps and watery curses that cause huge floods Whether you’re a Minecraft megafan or a newbie, you’ll see Minecraft in a whole new light while learning the basics of programming. Sure, you could spend all day mining for precious resources or building your mansion by hand, but with the power of Python, those days are over! Requires: Windows 7 or later; OS X 10.10 or later; or a Raspberry Pi. Uses Python 3

Raspberry Pi Projects For Dummies

Raspberry Pi Projects For Dummies

  • Author: Mike Cook,Brock Craft,Jonathan Evans,Aaron Shaw
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118766695
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 384
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Join the Raspberry revolution with these fun and easy Pi projects 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’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’ Pi. Introduces Raspberry Pi basics and gives you a solid understanding of all the essentials you’ll need to take on your first project 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 Provides an easy, hands-on approach to learning more about electronics, programming, and interaction design for Makers and innovators of all ages Bring the power of Pi to your next cool creation with Raspberry Pi Projects For Dummies!

Raspberry Pi Sensors

Raspberry Pi Sensors

  • Author: Rushi Gajjar
  • Publisher: Packt Publishing Ltd
  • ISBN: 178439212X
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 192
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This book is perfect for hardware enthusiasts who want to develop amazing projects using Raspberry Pi. Some knowledge and experience working with Linux, C, and Python is a plus, but once you're set up to go, you'll be ready to push the creative capabilities of your Raspberry Pi even further.

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk

  • Author: Adele Faber,Elaine Mazlish,Joanna Faber
  • Publisher: Simon and Schuster
  • ISBN: 1451663889
  • Category: Family & Relationships
  • Page: 345
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Details a program for improving communication between parents and children, providing sample dialogues and role-playing exercises.

Learn Electronics with Raspberry Pi

Learn Electronics with Raspberry Pi

Physical Computing with Circuits, Sensors, Outputs, and Projects

  • Author: Stewart Watkiss
  • Publisher: Apress
  • ISBN: 1484218981
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 290
  • View: 1961
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Make a variety of cool projects using the Pi with programming languages like Scratch and Python, with no experience necessary. You'll learn how the Pi works, how to work with Raspbian Linux on the Pi, and how to design and create electronic circuits. Raspberry Pi is everywhere, it’s inexpensive, and it's a wonderful tool for teaching about electronics and programming. This book shows you how to create projects like an arcade game, disco lights, and infrared transmitter, and an LCD display. You'll also learn how to control Minecraft's Steve with a joystick and how to build a Minecraft house with a Pi, and even how to control a LEGO train with a Pi. You'll even learn how to create your own robot, including how to solder and even design a printed circuit board! Learning electronics can be tremendous fun — your first flashing LED circuit is a reason to celebrate! But where do you go from there, and how can you move into more challenging projects without spending a lot of money on proprietary kits? Learn Electronics with Raspberry Pi shows you how to and a lot more. What You'll Learn Design and build electronic circuits Make fun projects like an arcade game, a robot, and a Minecraft controller Program the Pi with Scratch and Python Who This Book Is For Makers, students, and teachers who want to learn about electronics and programming with the fun and low-cost Raspberry Pi.

Make & Use Raspberry Pi Made Easy

Make & Use Raspberry Pi Made Easy

  • Author: Samuel Horti,Laurence Mozafari,Rene Millman
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9781783617104
  • Category: Raspberry Pi (Computer)
  • Page: 256
  • View: 6974
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PERSONAL COMPUTERS. Raspberry Pi's appeal is ageless, it's for everyone - from hobbyists (young and old), to parents and schools encouraging children to understand technology. Featuring step-by-step guides, this is a highly accessible guide to exploring the full potential of this exciting, open-ended, low-cost computer. From initial set-up to a multitude of practical projects, as well as hints and tips on troubleshooting, this book is ideal for anyone wanting to get to grips with this fun computer.

Learning Python with Raspberry Pi

Learning Python with Raspberry Pi

  • Author: Alex Bradbury,Russel Winder,Ben Everard
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118717058
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 286
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Explains how to leverage the revolutionary Raspberry Pi computer in order to learn the versatile Python programming language. Original.

The Money Machine

The Money Machine

How the City Works

  • Author: Philip Coggan
  • Publisher: Penguin UK
  • ISBN: 0141907096
  • Category: Business & Economics
  • Page: 240
  • View: 5728
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What happens in the City has never affected us more In this excellent guide, now fully revised and updated, leading financial journalist Philip Coggan cuts through the headlines, the scandals and the jargon to explain the nuts and bolts of the financial system. What causes the pound to rise or interest rates to fall? Which are the institutions that really matter? Why is it we need the Money Machine - and what happens when it crashes? Coggan provides clear and concise answers and shows why we should all be more familiar with a system we so intimately depend upon.

Getting Started with Raspberry Pi 2

Getting Started with Raspberry Pi 2

  • Author: Agus Kurniawan
  • Publisher: PE Press
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: N.A
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Raspberry Pi 2 is an evolutionary tweaking of the first model. This book helps you to get started with Raspberry Pi 2 board. The following is highlight topics: * Raspberry Pi 2 Overview * Selecting Operating System * Connecting to a Network * Deploying LAMP stack * Raspberry Pi Programming * Accessing GPIO * Raspberry Pi 2 Serial Debugging