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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 Developers Can Now Share Their Piece Of The Pi
2012-12-17 14:36:09

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Everybody´s favorite credit card sized computer has just gotten one step closer to becoming its own platform. The Pi Store has been unveiled today, offering all Raspberry Pi owners the ability to download applications and games for their 'Little Computers That Could'. Working together with IndieCity and Velocix, Raspberry Pi´s new store will be a place for developers to share not only games and tools, but...

12 Year Old Uses Raspberry Pi Computer To Create Time Lapse Camera
2012-11-23 14:11:24

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online An adolescent has found a way to turn a Raspberry Pi computer into a time-lapse camera, earning him a $1,000 cash prize. Aaron Hill, a 12-year-old boy, wrote a piece of software called PySnap to take first prize in the 13 and under category of the Raspberry Pi summer coding contest. The software allows Pi owners to connect a USB camera to the device and fine-tune the interval at which it takes pictures. The Raspberry Pi...

Animals Are Bad At Math
2012-10-30 19:17:21

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences suggests that although your dog may understand the concept two treats are better than one, the idea of formal math is a uniquely human trait. The team was able to show how variations in both advanced arithmetic and geometry skills specifically correlated with variations in a human's sense of magnitude. "Our results clearly show that uniquely human...

2012-10-05 23:04:14

Professor Filippenko shares his Blue Angels flight experience with the public to promote the importance of math and science curricula as core drivers of technology and medical innovation. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 05, 2012 University of California, Berkeley astronomy Professor Alex Filippenko was chosen as one of the prominent Bay Area personalities to soar over the San Francisco Bay Area in a pre-performance flight with the Blue Angels on October 3, 2012. Professor Filippenko was...


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