Embrace the exciting new technology of Raspberry Pi!With the invention of the unique credit-card sized single-board computer, the Raspberry Pi, comes a new wave of hardware geeks, hackers, and hobbyists who are excited about the possibilities of the Raspberry Pi, and this is the perfect guide to get you started in this exhilarating new arena. With this fun and friendly book, you'll quickly discover why the supply for the Pi cannot keep up with the demand! Veteran tech authors Sean McManus and Mike Cook show you how to download and install the operating system, use the installed applications, and much more.
Covers connecting the Pi to other devices such as a keyboard, mouse, monitor, and more
Teaches you basic Linux System Admin
Walks you through editing images, creating web pages, and playing music
Details how to program with Scratch and Python
Explores creating simple hardware projects
Raspberry Pi For Dummies makes computing as easy as pie.
Sean McManus is the author of many technology and business books and a former staff writer at Internet Magazine. He has written tutorials and articles for, among others, Internet Works, Business 2.0, and Personal Computer World. Mike Cook is a veteran tech author and freelance consultant specializing in all things physical computing.