Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Model A now available for $25

Raspberry Pi Model A now available for $25

The Raspberry Pi has been around for a long time now and has been used in some really cool projects by DIY enthusiasts around the world. When the device launched it sold for $35 for the original Model B. A cheaper version of the device called the Model A is now available to purchase in the US and is priced at $10 less than the original.

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RasPiComm extension board adds new features to the cheap Raspberry Pi

RasPiComm extension board adds new features to the cheap Raspberry Pi

If you're the sort of geek who likes to tinker with all sorts of electronics products and projects, you may be familiar with the Raspberry Pi developer board. This little mini-computer/developer board sells for $35 and has basic hardware allowing you to create a huge number of different projects. The board features a 700 MHz processor, integrated GPU, and can boot from a SD card.

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Raspberry Pi launches limited edition “Blue Pi” to celebrate one year

Raspberry Pi launches limited edition “Blue Pi” to celebrate one year

It's officially been just over a year since the Raspberry Pi first went on sale, and the tiny $35 computer has been flying off shelves ever since. The small credit card-sized machine immediately sold out after it first went on sale on Leap Day last year, and some yearning DIYers and hobbyists have yet to get their hands on the toy due to constant back orders. To celebrate such a successful year for the Raspberry Pi, the company has introduced a limited edition "Blue Pi" Raspberry Pi board.

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Minecraft now available for free on Raspberry Pi

Minecraft now available for free on Raspberry Pi

Minecraft has been a big hit lately. The pixelated sandbox game has seen millions of downloads on multiple platforms, and today the game is seeing its release on the infamous Raspberry Pi hobbyist board. What's perhaps even better, is that the game will be free to all Raspberry Pi users, which will save you a couple of bucks if you planned to buy it on another platform.

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Raspberry Pi camera module finalized, priced at $25

Raspberry Pi camera module finalized, priced at $25

The Raspberry Pi has been taking the DIY world by storm lately with it's $35 credit card-sized computer. Now, users will be able to tack on a camera for $25 more very soon. The folks behind Raspberry Pi have announced that they've finalized the design of the camera module are "at least a month away" from releasing it to the public.

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Model A Raspberry Pi now available in Europe

Model A Raspberry Pi now available in Europe

The Model A Raspberry Pi, a stripped version of the Model B, is now available for purchase in Europe, following "very soon" in other parts of the globe. Because it's stripped down, the price tag is only $25 versus $35 for the Model B, and it uses less power for those with energy-sensitive needs. Check out a picture of the unit and its specs after the jump.

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XBMC 12 Frodo now available with Android and Raspberry Pi support

XBMC 12 Frodo now available with Android and Raspberry Pi support

XBMC launched version 12.0 Frodo today, bringing a ton of new features and opening up support to more platforms this time around. The open-source media center software was previously in beta for quite some time, but now it's available to all, and it comes with a ton of new features that makes version 12 one of XBMC's biggest updates.

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Google donating 15,000 Raspberry Pi computers to UK students

Google donating 15,000 Raspberry Pi computers to UK students

Google and Raspberry Pi announced today that the search giant is granting money to the team behind the Raspberry Pi computer in order to donate 15,000 of them to schoolchildren all over the UK. The mini computers will be used to teach students how to write computer programs. Schmidt and Raspberry Pi co-founder Eben Upton traveled to Cambridge to donate the first batch of computers to a classroom of 12-year-old students.

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Raspberry Pi app store launches

Raspberry Pi app store launches

The Raspberry Pi team has launched the Pi Store, an app store for users of the low-cost code-tinkering boards, providing a place to easily find and share free and paid applications. Currently containing 24 apps, the Pi Store will not only contain finished titles, but tools for developers to build out their own, such as sprite packs and tutorials for more advanced programming.

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Raspberry Pi MAME cabinet brings the arcade to your tiny fingertips

Raspberry Pi MAME cabinet brings the arcade to your tiny fingertips

The $35 Raspberry Pi hobby board is one of the most innovative pieces of circuitry that we've seen yet. It's so simple and cheap, yet it leads to thousands of hackers and modders cooking up their own concoctions of circuitry brilliance. One modder in particular, Sprite_tm, recently made a pocket-size MAME cabinet out of a Raspberry Pi and a few other pieces of circuitry.

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Minecraft will soon run on Raspberry Pi

Minecraft will soon run on Raspberry Pi

The Raspberry Pi has gained a huge following since its initial release back in February, and while we were all spending time with our families over Thanksgiving, the Raspberry Pi team was hard at work with a few new features that will soon come to the $35 circuit board, one of which is the ability to play Minecraft.

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Raspberry Pi Model B gets 512 MB of RAM

Raspberry Pi Model B gets 512 MB of RAM

We're fans of the existing Raspberry Pi developer board's around here. These little things can be used for all sorts of purposes, including little HTPC computers and much more. As useful as these little developer boards are, there some users out there who have been clamoring for better performance.

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