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Archive: Mar 2014

  1. Using an MMA7455 Accelorometer with the Raspberry Pi

        projects raspberry pi video

    In his first Raspberry Pi video, Zachary Igielman demonstrates how to use an MMA7455 Accelorometer with the Raspberry Pi. You will need all of the usual Raspberry Pi accessories (Pi, sd card with raspbian, keyboard, screen, […]

  2. Packman version 0.8.1 beta is now available

        risc os

    Packman version 0.8.1 beta is now available. New to this version: Module checking. If an existing RISC OS module has already been  installed that matches the module in a Package, PackMan will use existing module […]

  3. Sheffield Pi-Tronics

        raspberry pi

    We introduced Pi-GATE in a recent post. Here’s more about the group at Sheffield University and their funky website. is two things wrapped up together: a blog about the Raspberry Pi and related subjects a […]

  4. Connect your HD camcorder to your Raspberry Pi

        raspberry pi

    Kickstarter seems to be the go-to place for news about Raspberry Pi developments. This project is to add an HDMI input interface to a Raspberry Pi and record or stream high quality video […]

  5. New ROUGOL Meetings

        raspberry pi risc os

    After a quiet couple of months, the RISC OS User Group Of London has some exciting meetings coming up, so here are some details for your diary. All meetings are free and take place on […]

  6. Wakefield Acorn & RISC OS Computer Show, 26th April

        risc os

    This year’s Wakefield Acorn & RISC OS Computer Show will be taking place on Saturday 26th April 2014, at its familiar home of the Cedar Court Hotel near Wakefield. Organised by the Wakefield […]

  7. Director 0.39beta2 Released

        risc os

    Philip Ludlam has released a new version – 0.39beta2 – of Director. Director is a general purpose desktop tool. It allows you to customise your desktop by creating menus of useful commands and icons to […]

  8. How to shrink a basestation into a Raspberry Pi

        projects raspberry pi video

    From PA Consulting Group, a competition that challenged entrants to use a Raspberry Pi to make the world a better place –… “Here our experts use one to create a basestation for […]

  9. Internet of Farming: Arduino-based, backyard aquaponics

        projects raspberry pi video

    Rik Kretzinger grew up on a Christmas tree farm and spent his college years studying horticulture, but he found it too difficult to make a living as a small farmer so he spent […]

  10. Raspberry Pi vs Chromecast

        hints & tips raspberry pi video

    The Raspberry Pi as a Media Centre vs the Chromecast, a single use streaming device. Wondering which one to buy? Watch this detailed comparison to find out. By skiwithpete. To see my other Raspberry […]