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Raspberry Pi: World's Smallest Computer Gets An Upgrade
2014-07-14 10:48:02

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Last year the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced that its $25 Model A computer was available for purchase in the United States. At the time of that announcement the Model A was actually $10 less than the company's original Model B mini-computer, which had become a hit with hobbyists and those looking for a truly affordable computer. Now the Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced that it has a new "B plan" of sorts, and with it brought...

Raspberry Pi Launches $30 Camera Add-on
2013-05-15 07:06:34

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The Raspberry Pi, the low-cost, barebones Linux mini-computer aimed at helping kids acquire programming skills, now has its own camera module. The tiny, stamp-sized module, which measures 25 x 20 x 9mm and weighs just three grams, can take still images with a 2592 x 1944 resolution and record HD video in 1080p (without sound) at 30 frames per second. The add-on costs about the same as the Raspberry Pi itself, and went on sale...

Rasperry Model A Hits US Market
2013-04-01 12:23:41

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The Raspberry Pi Foundation announced that  its $25 Model A computer is now available for purchase in the United States through the electronics reseller Allied Electronics. The model A is a ten dollar price cut from Raspberry Pi´s original Model B mini computer. While it doesn´t come close to rivaling Apple design standards, being essentially little more than a circuit board with a few basic hardware components...

Raspberry Pi Model B Available For $25
2013-02-05 12:01:57

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online The Raspberry Pi Foundation announced yesterday they will finally be able to make good on a promise made when they first began selling credit card-sized computers: They will now begin selling one of their Raspberry Pi pocket computers for $25. This cheaper model — simplistically dubbed the Model A — is nothing more than a stripped down Model B with only one USB port, no onboard ethernet port, and only 256 megabytes...

Raspberry Pi Gets 5-megapixel Camera Add-on
2012-07-17 08:17:09

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Owners of the ultra-low-cost Raspberry Pi will soon be able to add a tiny, 5-megapixel camera module to their computer for only $20 to $25. Eben Upton, founder of the British-based non-profit Raspberry Pi Foundation, unveiled the latest addition to the product line during the Raspberry Jam event in Cambridge, England, over the weekend. The new camera will be available within the next few months, and will attach to the Raspberry...

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