What do you get for the techie who has everything? How about giving them a Raspberry Pi and letting them make pretty much anything. Or better yet, do it for yourself with the Ultimate Raspberry Pi eBook Bundle.
This trove of ideas and education unlocks the unlimited potential of this mini-computer, whose affordability and versatility make it the hottest UK import since the Beatles. You'll get two full lessons that show you how to supercharge your Raspberry Pi with Python programming, teaming up the two to create robots, animation, and games. Other eBooks will let you build a supercomputer from the top down, or assemble Bond-worthy gadgets like laser trip-wires, motion detectors or voice distorters.
That's more than 1400 lessons for less than the cost of most Raspberry Pi units. The Ultimate Raspberry Pi eBook Bundle is a discounted $19.99 for lifetime access. Whether you're a budding coder or experienced maker, this one is an invaluable library of ideas.
Senator and 2020 US presidential candidate Bernie Sanders’ “High-Speed Internet For All” plan, unveiled today, promises $150 billion to build publicly owned broadband networks — and to break the chokehold that Comcast, Verizon, and AT&T have on Americans’ access to information and communication.
Women and girls, Uber at your own risk.
There are a lot of high-tech drones and RC planes flooding the market lately, and the innovations are coming so fast on each new iteration, most of them forget one crucial thing: Flying these is supposed to be fun. Here’s an alternative that keeps that ethic firmly in mind: The Moskito Smartphone-Controlled Plane. This thing […]
There are few intellectual exercises better than a good game of chess against a capable opponent, which is why a lot of old hands at the gameplay it online. But there’s still nothing like the tactile thrill of moving a knight into checkmate. (Or sweeping the pieces off dramatically when you lose.) That’s why we’re […]
Got a real music junkie on your list this year? It’s a good bet that they already have a solid pair of earbuds, but probably nothing quite like these Seeds Earphones. Here’s the thing: Wireless earbuds are all the rage right now, and there are a lot of good reasons for that. But for true […]