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iControlPad 2 gets funded, adds QWERTY keypad and smartphone mount

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Product 3 LLC, the company behind the original iControlPad, has successfully funded a successor: folks, meet the iControlPad 2. While there isn't much to its name, the sequel boasts a handy QWERTY keypad along with an optional swivel-mount that you can attach to any smartphone. It works over either...
iControlPad 2 gets funded, adds QWERTY keypad and smartphone mount
Google to provide Raspberry Pis and Arduinos, train teachers for UK schools

Kids reach for a piece of the Pi

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Putting the £22 computer in front of the most honest of critics - a classful of school children...
Kids reach for a piece of the Pi

Google slates Pwnium 3 contest for March 7, offers up to $3.14159m for vulnerabilities in Chrome OS

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Google on Monday announced it is hosting its third Pwnium competition, aptly named Pwnium 3, on March 7. The security contest’s main focus will be Chrome OS, for which the company will be offering up to a total of $3.14159 million in rewards for security researchers (Google loves using geeky...
Google slates Pwnium 3 contest for March 7, offers up to $3.14159m for vulnerabilities in Chrome OS

Briefly: Netflix removes dates from API, Raspberry Pi camera module

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Netflix has removed the expiry dates for films and TV shows from its public API, following recent reports that the streaming service would drop around 1,800 items of content in May alone. According to a company blog post, the change is being made due to the inaccuracy of the expiry...
Briefly: Netflix removes dates from API, Raspberry Pi camera module

This Raspberry Pi Camera Grip Turns Your DSLR Into a Smart Camera

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One photographer stuffs a Linux computer into his DSLR battery grip turning his camera into a smart-device....
This Raspberry Pi Camera Grip Turns Your DSLR Into a Smart Camera
Gooseberry takes on Raspberry Pi with $62 Android-based PC

Raspberry Pi, The $25 Computer, Now Has Its Own App Store

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Raspberry Pi is launching its own app store. It will function almost identically as Google Play or Apple's App Store, being a go-to place for people to share their homebrew games and utilities for others to download. Some apps cost money, but given the open-source nature of the Raspberry Pi,...
Raspberry Pi, The $25 Computer, Now Has Its Own App Store

Tiny single-board BeagleBone computer arrives at $45

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There's a new low-cost single-board computer on the block designed to give the million-selling Raspberry Pi a run for its money. The BeagleBoard Black computer was announced Tuesday by BeagleBoard.org. Not only does this generation of the single-board offering pack more power, but it's selling for half the price...
Tiny single-board BeagleBone computer arrives at $45

Distro Issue 58: Is the iPhone 5 innovative or incremental?

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It may be the most anticipated phone of the year, and now it's here. In this week's issue of Distro, we'll bring you our full impressions of Apple's iPhone 5. While it may be the center of attention at the moment, however, it's certainly not the only device that...
Distro Issue 58: Is the iPhone 5 innovative or incremental?

#TheRules of Social Media: Everyone Says They Don't Want To Be Marketed To. Really, They Just Don't Want To Be Talked Down To.

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Patrick Starzan, Funny or Die's VP of marketing and business development, believes a strong social media strategy means more than accelerating follower counts. "We're always working to grow those communities--and not just grow them, but make sure engagement stays at a very high rate." "We're data driven. We track every...
#TheRules of Social Media: Everyone Says They Don't Want To Be Marketed To. Really, They Just Don't Want To Be Talked Down To.

A Very Makers Gift Guide

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It’s been a weird year for hardware: the biggest, most news-worthy launches haven’t come out of Cupertino or Tokyo but out of small Kickstarter campaigns that have, in the end, raised millions of dollars. Makers, in other words, are finally getting their due. In this short Gift Guide episode...
A Very Makers Gift Guide
Cody app makes a play as virtual coach for casual fitness fans
From Windows 8 to Raspberry Pi, we pick the top IT stories of 2012

Raspberry Pi coming in limited edition blue, you'll have to win it to own it

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The Raspberry Pi has been on sale for just over a year. Key distributor RS Components wants to celebrate the tiny computer's first birthday with more than just a greeting card, though. It's producing a limited edition Model B, the Blue Pi, with a blue circuit board and a...
Raspberry Pi coming in limited edition blue, you'll have to win it to own it

Raspberry Pi buyers face delay

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A manufacturing 'hiccup' looks set to delay the delivery of the first batch of the Raspberry Pi computer to buyers....
Raspberry Pi buyers face delay

CoAction Hero board comes with its own OS, simplifies desktop coding (video)

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Although we've seen a deluge of tinker-friendly boards, many of them share a dirty secret: they're borrowing someone else's OS. The creator of the new CoAction Hero board, Tyler Gilbert, doesn't think that's good enough for those who want both control and ease of use. His stackable ARM Cortex-M3...
CoAction Hero board comes with its own OS, simplifies desktop coding (video)

Raspberry Pi's $25 PC to Be Back on Sale in a Month

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A new supply of the US$25 Raspberry Pi Linux PC, which sold out minutes after going on sale Wednesday, should be available in a month to six weeks, the nonprofit......
Raspberry Pi's $25 PC to Be Back on Sale in a Month

Bartendro robot mixologist crafts cocktails with Raspberry Pi

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Cocktails may never be the same again. Robot can handle up to 15 bottles of booze and mixers and can dispense precision cocktails in less than 10 seconds. [Read more]...
Bartendro robot mixologist crafts cocktails with Raspberry Pi

Premier Farnell, Sony, team up to move Raspberry PI manufacturing to the UK

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One of the biggest holdups to owning a Raspberry Pi was its stuttering availability, so much so that it even prompted a few copycat boards. Creator Eben Upton and equipment makers Premier Farnell might have found the solution, teaming up with Sony to produce an initial run of 300,000...
Premier Farnell, Sony, team up to move Raspberry PI manufacturing to the UK

Chromium OS gets ported to Raspberry Pi

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Hexxeh has already proven his love for Chromium OS and the Raspberry Pi, obviously the next step was for the hacker to combine his passions into one project. Thus was born Chromium OS for the tiny ARM-powered computer from the UK. The initial commit of the port was officially...
Chromium OS gets ported to Raspberry Pi

The Pi Store opens

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The team behind the ultra-cheap Raspberry Pi create a one-stop shop to share games, applications and tools developed for the computer....
The Pi Store opens

BeetBox drops a beat with a side of Raspberry Pi, and other plant puns (video)

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Sometimes the plays on words are unavoidable -- in fact, they form the very heart of Scott Garner's recent musical creation. His BeetBox turns six of its namesake root vegetables into drum pads through SparkFun capacitive touch sensors, all of which are controlled by (what else?) a Raspberry Pi....
BeetBox drops a beat with a side of Raspberry Pi, and other plant puns (video)

Google provides teachers, Raspberry Pis for UK schools

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Google is working with British charity Teach First to provide teachers and computing equipment to disadvantaged communities. The search giant will donate funding to support 100 teachers, with the aim of increasing student exposure to the basics of computer science. As the BBC reports, the program will make use of...
Google provides teachers, Raspberry Pis for UK schools

Raspberry Pi manufacturing moves to U.K. to meet high western market demand

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Raspberry Pi manufacturing moves to U.K. to meet high western market demand

VIA Technologies outs $49 APC Android barebones, nods towards Raspberry Pi

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Android might have already spilled over into the desktop world in one form or another, but what if you want something a little more project-friendly? VIA Technologies has developed the APC, a Neo-ITX-based barebones system running a custom version of Android 2.3 optimized for mouse and keyboard input. The...
VIA Technologies outs $49 APC Android barebones, nods towards Raspberry Pi

10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, GOOG, MSFT)

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Good morning! Here's the news: The iPad 3 will be announced March 7 in San Francisco. Darren Sinofsky is likely the next CEO of Microsoft -- here's his story. The $25 Raspberry Pi computer is officially for sale. Google nearly issued its own currency called "Google Bucks." HP just...
10 Things You Need To Know This Morning (AAPL, GOOG, MSFT)

Torin learning breatstroke http://pi.pe/-zdlu7q

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Torin learning breatstroke http://pi.pe/-zdlu7q

Sign at BP station: "You are responsible for spills" (so now we know) http://pi.pe/-xav4e9

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Sign at BP station: "You are responsible for spills" (so now we know) http://pi.pe/-xav4e9

Worried Who's Watching Your Web Browsing? Adafruit's Onion Pi Tor Proxy Project Creates A Private, Portable Wi-Fi Access Point

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Adafruit Industries has put together a weekend project for people worried the NSA is watching how many reruns of Seinfeld they watch on their tablet. The Onion Pi Tor Proxy is a weekend project that uses the Raspberry Pi microcomputer, along with a USB WiFi adapter and Ethernet cable to create “a small,...
Worried Who's Watching Your Web Browsing? Adafruit's Onion Pi Tor Proxy Project Creates A Private, Portable Wi-Fi Access Point
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