Your SlideShare is downloading. ×
  • Like
  • Save
Intro to raspberry_pi
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×

Thanks for flagging this SlideShare!

Oops! An error has occurred.

×

Now you can save presentations on your phone or tablet

Available for both IPhone and Android

Text the download link to your phone

Standard text messaging rates apply

Intro to raspberry_pi

  • 936 views
Published

This presentation introduces the faculty and staff of Full Sail University to the Raspberry Pi computer. It is intended to provide an informative overview of the Raspberry Pi as a learning platform.

This presentation introduces the faculty and staff of Full Sail University to the Raspberry Pi computer. It is intended to provide an informative overview of the Raspberry Pi as a learning platform.

Published in Education , Technology
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Be the first to comment
No Downloads

Views

Total Views
936
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1

Actions

Shares
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
1

Embeds 0

No embeds

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
    No notes for slide

Transcript

  • 1. Presented by Mac Rutan mrutan@fullsail.com Welcome! Sign the attendance sheet! An Introduction to Raspberry Pi 1Monday, July 1, 13
  • 2. “The Raspberry Pi is a credit-card sized computer that plugs into your TV and a keyboard. It’s a capable little PC which can be used for many of the things that your desktop PC does, like spreadsheets, word-processing and games. It also plays high-definition video. We want to see it being used by kids all over the world to learn programming.” - Raspberry Pi Foundation What is an RP? 2Monday, July 1, 13
  • 3. The Raspberry Pi is... a $35 computer that can get kids coding... a micro-controller for hobbyists... a platform for developing design solutions... and much, much more! What is an RP? 3Monday, July 1, 13
  • 4. Eben Upton, the man behind Raspberry Pi, hopes to bring computer programming skills to a new generation. Eben Upton 4Monday, July 1, 13
  • 5. Task: U. of Cambridge computer science department student assessment. Result: 2006 study identifies tech shift and cause of gap in freshman skill set. Solution: Develop a platform to fill the gap... A solution to a problem 5Monday, July 1, 13
  • 6. Raspberry Pi was designed: to get the student back in the terminal. to be diverse, highly functional and inexpensive to manufacture and distribute. The diversity of the platform is infinite. A solution that iterates solutions 6Monday, July 1, 13
  • 7. http://www.raspberrypi.org/about Raspberry Pi Foundation 7Monday, July 1, 13
  • 8. The Raspberry Pi has been deployed for over 1 year and has sold over 1 million units. The original “B” model cost $35. The streamlined “A” model costs $25. The Raspberry Pi camera arrived in June 2003 at a cost of $25. (5 Mpixel and 720P HD video) Quick facts about the RP 8Monday, July 1, 13
  • 9. The Raspberry Pi runs on a Linux operating system so how it works depends on the linux build. Some “builds” are very easy to use like Raspian which is the recommended version, while others are customized for specific tasks. How it works 9Monday, July 1, 13
  • 10. Raspberry Jams: http://www.meetup.com/Central-Florida-RPi- Users-Group/ http://familab.org/ http://www.makerfaireorlando.com http://raspberryjam.org.uk Built via community 10Monday, July 1, 13
  • 11. Rastrack:A teenagers first RP project: http://rastrack.co.uk Built via community 11Monday, July 1, 13
  • 12. The RP community consists of Users: Kids, teens, adults, old people... Developers: Kids, teens, adults, old people... Resellers: Mostly old people. Academia: All of the above. Built via community 12Monday, July 1, 13
  • 13. Raspberry Pi foundation: http://www.raspberrypi.org Mac’s Raspberry Pi RelatedVimeo Channel: Mac’s interview with Eben and Liz Upton: https://vimeo.com/51368108 https://vimeo.com/channels/raspi Mac’s Raspberry PiYoutube playlist: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLE55984896F327471 Official distributor: http://tinyurl.com/Element14-Raspberry-PI Resources 13Monday, July 1, 13