Setup your Raspberry Pi 7” Touchscreen Display

How to Install the Matchbox-Keyboard for your Pi1. Connect a physical keyboard to the Raspberry Pi (or SSH into it if that’s your thing.) 2. Connect to the internet via WiFi or Ethernet. 3. Open the terminal. 4. Type sudo apt-get install matchbox-keyboard 5. Let the program download & install (takes 30s-1min depending on your…

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Raspbian JESSIE IS HERE!

original post Jessie is here? Who’s Jessie? Wasn’t she the cowgirl doll in “Toy Story 2” – you know, the one who got abandoned in a park to that Sarah McLachlan song, resulting in at least one software engineer finding he had something in his eye at that point…? Yes, it is that Jessie, but…

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Exploring the Raspberry Pi Sense HAT

original post In my first article in my series, I wrote about the Astro Pi competition, an opportunity for UK school students to have their coded experiments run in space. We’re getting closer and closer to the launch date of December 15, when British European Space Agency (ESA) Astronaut Tim Peake will embark on his…

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Raspberry Pi Camera vs NOIR Camera

As you probably know there are two different sorts of Raspberry Pi camera’s the normal camera and then there is the Raspberry Pi Noir camera. In this guide I will take you through the pros and cons of each of the cameras so you can get the one best for your project. The best way…

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Raspberry Pi Zero

Original Blog link   Of all the things we do at Raspberry Pi, driving down the cost of computer hardware remains one of the most important. Even in the developed world, a programmable computer is a luxury item for a lot of people, and every extra dollar that we ask someone to spend decreases the…

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Raspberry Pi Zero vs Raspberry Pi 2 Model B

We put the small microcomputer head-to-head with its bigger brother to see whether cheapness = value for money The Raspberry Pi Zero is a little computer that’s made a big impact. It’s the latest single-board device from The Raspberry Pi Foundation, which has been stunning the world by continually making computers smaller and cheaper than anyone had…