List of Useful Resources for the Raspberry Pi – the Cheap Mini Computer for Kids

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Photo by: Clive Dara (Creative Commons)

Update 10: October, 15 2013

Project Examples:
The Raspberry Pi as a Wireless W-Lan Printserver or
a voice controlled roboter are a few examples of the many available on the internet:
http://erossignon.github.io/blog/2012/11/22/10-awsome-applications-with-raspberry-pi/
8 Great Raspberry Projects Created by Kids – one of which includes Lego

Examples of Pictures taken with the Raspberry Pi and the Raspberry Pi Camera Board: http://blog.ted.com/2013/05/28/raspberry-pi-goes-to-space/

How to make a Raspberry Lego Robot (Andrew Oakley)

DIY Raspberry Pi Workshop for Kids | Steve On Java
http://steveonjava.com/diy-raspberry-pi-workshop-for-kids/

Raspberry Pi as Supercomputer. Supercomputing for less than 4500 USD (64 processors and 1Tb of memory (16Gb SD cards for each Raspberry Pi)): How to see: http://www.southampton.ac.uk/~sjc/raspberrypi/
http://www.southampton.ac.uk/~sjc/raspberrypi/pi_supercomputer_southampton.htm

Eben Upton, Rob Mullins, Jack Lang and Alan Mycroft, based at the University of Cambridge’s Computer Laboratory had the idea for this cheap mini computers for kids to learn about computers. http://www.raspberrypi.org/about

One-Chip-System BCM 2835 by Broadcom with a 700-MHZ Processor ARM1176JZF-S and with 512 RAM. It includes an USB connection, HDMI Digital Video out and an Ethernet interface and for SD and MMC storage cards can be used.

More about the Raspberry Pi:
A more detailed specification with a picture of the one-chip-system:
http://de.slideshare.net/noona_marja/rpi-24527486?from_search=1
Can be used with Scratch or Phyton:
http://de.slideshare.net/ltg_oxford/raspberry-pie-an-introduction
Raspberry Pi for Dummies:
http://de.slideshare.net/seancouk/raspberry-pi-for-dummies
UK Teachers Created Free Educational Materials for the Raspberry Pi:
http://www.raspberrypi.org/archives/2965
To download on PC:
http://pi.cs.man.ac.uk/download/Raspberry_Pi_Education_Manual.pdf
Raspberry Pi User Guide:
http://de.scribd.com/doc/104053491/Raspberry-Pi-User-Guide
Getting Started with Raspberry Pi:
http://de.scribd.com/doc/116372951/Getting-Started-with-Raspberry-Pi
How to setup the Raspberry PI ?
http://de.scribd.com/doc/120190053/raspberry-pi
Unofficial Raspberry PI Manual:
http://de.scribd.com/doc/159566430/Raspberry-Pi

Scratch and Raspberry Pi:
Scratch Controlling the GPIO Pins on a Raspberry Pi
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=uPvHY-KvelI

Create a Fruit and Veg Interface

Line following Scratch/Raspberry Pi Robot using Infra-Red Line Sensors

Daily News, Projects and Ideas: The Raspberry Daily

Raspberry Pi Blogs: http://www.jeremymorgan.com/tutorials/raspberry-pi/top-10-raspberry-pi-blogs/

Free Online Course (University of Cambridge) :
Building a Simple Raspberry Pi OS

Forums
On Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/raspberry_pi/search?q=Raspberry+Pi&sort=relevance&restrict_sr=on&t=all
Raspberry Pi Forum by the Raspberry Pi Foundation

Youtube:
Channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/Karesyk
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r456d0imYPE
Coder – a simple way to make web stuff on the Raspberry Pi
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wH24YwdayFg

Google+ Group:
https://plus.google.com/u/0/?tab=wX#communities/113390432655174294208

Linkedin Groups:
Raspberry Pi Developers
Raspbery Pi Network

Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/officialRaspberryPi

Yahoo:
Amateur Radio Ops to discuss the Raspberry Pi and how it can be applied to Ham Radio
Raspberry_Pi_4-Ham_RADIO

Computer and Parts:
Complete Starter Kit
Raspberry Pi Model B Revision 2.0 (512MB)
Raspberry PI Camera Board

Books:
Raspberry Pi User Guide
Kindle Edition: Raspberry Pi User Guide
Super Scratch Programming Adventure! http://nostarch.com/scratch
Raspberry Pi Home Automation with Arduino
Learn Raspberry Pi with Linux

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