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  1. No More Woof: Raspberry Pi to translate dog thoughts to human speech

        raspberry pi video

    From The Nordic Society for Invention and Discovery comes perhaps the best ever Raspberry Pi application. What can I say? I look forward to the day when my dog can speak to me […]

  2. Raspberry Pi Bootcamp February 1st 2014, Bristol UK

        raspberry pi

    Saturday, February 1, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM (GMT) Bristol, United Kingdom, contact caroline.higgins (at) DigiMakers is a series of community technology events aimed at children, parents and teachers. This is […]

  3. Code Club end of year report 2013

        education & learning raspberry pi

    Now here’s a real success story, and something all of you risc/pi readers should know about, support and shout about. This is the future unfolding… “Code Club is a nationwide network of volunteer-led […]

  4. PackMan version 0.8 beta is now available

        risc os

    Following on from yesterday’s article is news of a new version of PackMan. New configuration window to allow multiple packages to be installed/removed/upgraded at once. Understands new Package format that allows the location to install […]

  5. PackIt version 0.5 now released

        risc os

    PackIt is a tool to help create RISC OS Packaging Project packages. This release adds support for the new components field added to version 0.4.0 of the package format. It is designed to create the […]

  6. Pi-Rex – Bark Activated Door Opening System with Raspberry Pi

        raspberry pi video

    Continuing our pre-Christmas whimsy, a bark-activated door opener, courtesy of David Hunt (and dog, Lexi): “She barks at night when she’s left out. She barks early in the morning when she’s left in. […]

  7. PiRingo: Festive Fun for Raspberry Pi GPIO

        raspberry pi

    Is RPi taking over Kickstarter? This project – already funded and closed in November – promises a fun way to learn GPIO programming in Python or Scratch with Christmas themed designs. The PiRingo is […]

  8. Kano Raspberry Pi toolkit breaks through $1m on Kickstarter

        raspberry pi

    As reported here last month, the Kano Raspberry Pi kit has blasted through the $1m mark on Kickstarter, and with 6 days still to go has reached $1,264,506. “1 MILLION!! THANK YOU!!! We’re humbled, […]

  9. 2000 Pi kits in giveaway

        raspberry pi

    The Raspberry Pi Foundation and Google have announced that they are giving away 2000 RPi kits this Christmas. “In support of “Hour of Code”  as part of Computer Science Education week, we got […]

  10. Nominations for Best Website or Online Resource – RISC OS Awards

        risc os

    The nominations for Best Website or Online Resource in the RISC OS Awards are (drumroll): risc/pi from North One Communications The risc/pi site, run by the people responsible for Organizer, presents news from both […]