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Raspberry Pi Cookbook

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The world of Raspberry Pi is evolving quickly, with many new interface boards and software libraries becoming available all the time. In this cookbook, prolific hacker and author Simon Monk provides more than 200 practical recipes for running this tiny low-cost computer with Linux, programming it with Python, and hooking up sensors, motors, and other hardware—including Arduino.

Youll also learn basic principles to help you use new technologies with Raspberry Pi as its ecosystem develops. Python and other code examples from the book are available on GitHub. This cookbook is ideal for programmers and hobbyists familiar with the Pi through resources such as Getting Started with Raspberry Pi (OReilly).

  • Set up and manage your Raspberry Pi
  • Connect the Pi to a network
  • Work with its Linux-based operating system
  • Use the Pis ready-made software
  • Program Raspberry Pi with Python
  • Control hardware through the GPIO connector
  • Use Raspberry Pi to run different types of motors
  • Work with switches, keypads, and other digital inputs
  • Hook up sensors for taking various measurements
  • Attach different displays, such as an LED matrix
  • Create dynamic projects with Raspberry Pi and Arduino


Make sure to check out 10 of the over 60 video recipes for this book at: http://razzpisampler.oreilly.com/ You can purchase all recipes at:

Synopsis:

Prolific hacker and successful author Simon Monk helps you solve specific issues for using Raspberry Pi, the $35 system on a chip thats taking the computer and electronics world by storm. This cookbook covers a wide range of topics from Linux and Python to sensors and displays. Youll also learn how to use Raspberry Pi and Arduino together to create dynamic projects.

Each recipe contains detailed solutions that you can apply to your projects right away, and includes a discussion on how and why the solution works. This book is an ideal companion for programmers and hobbyists familiar with introductory texts such as Getting Started with Raspberry Pi (OReilly).

About the Author

Dr. Simon Monk has a degree in Cybernetics and Computer Science and a PhD in Software Engineering. Simon spent several years as an academic before he returned to industry, co-founding the mobile software company Momote Ltd. He has been an active electronics hobbyist since his early teens. Simon is author of a number of hobby electronics books including '30 Arduino Projects for the Evil Genius', '15 Dangerously Mad Projects for the Evil Genius' and 'Arduino + Android Projects for the Evil Genius'.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781449365226
Author:
Monk, Simon
Publisher:
O'Reilly Media
Subject:
Output Equipment
Subject:
Electricity-General Electronics
Subject:
Hardware;Linux;Python;Raspbian;arduino;led;pyfirmata;sensors
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
412
Dimensions:
9.19 x 7 in

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Prolific hacker and successful author Simon Monk helps you solve specific issues for using Raspberry Pi, the $35 system on a chip thats taking the computer and electronics world by storm. This cookbook covers a wide range of topics from Linux and Python to sensors and displays. Youll also learn how to use Raspberry Pi and Arduino together to create dynamic projects.

Each recipe contains detailed solutions that you can apply to your projects right away, and includes a discussion on how and why the solution works. This book is an ideal companion for programmers and hobbyists familiar with introductory texts such as Getting Started with Raspberry Pi (OReilly).

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