Raspberry Pi

From Sunshine to Raspberry Pi

Wendy Kirkman | Posted 26.05.2017 | UK Tech
Wendy Kirkman

Children who had never touched a computer mouse now use the Raspberry Pi for Word Processing, spreadsheets etc. Instead of computer theory, they can get hands on experience. Their teachers are gaining confidence and can now properly address the Zambian ICT curriculum.

5 Reasons Why You Should Already Own A Raspberry Pi

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 29.02.2016 | UK Tech

The Raspberry Pi has become the UK's all-time best-selling computer, selling over eight million units worldwide. Yet despite this momentous accola...

Why Do People Care About The Raspberry Pi 2?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 03.02.2015 | UK Tech

If you’re in the market for a new computer, you might not have to spend hundreds of pounds for an upgrade. In fact you might need to spend just ...

Here's The New Raspberry Pi

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Tech

The Raspberry Pi, the tiny but mighty British computing success story, has a new model. The Raspberry Pi Model B+ features the same small form-fact...

The Cutest Mac Ever?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.08.2013 | UK Tech

The original Apple Macintosh computer is a cult classic so what better way to utilise the latest innovation in programming than by recreating it. T...

Does Britain Lack the IT Skills to Pay the Bills?

Gary Calcott | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Tech
Gary Calcott

The dust has settled on the Budget 2013 and the political fallout has been well documented. Putting politics aside and focusing on the actual issues, it's true to say Chancellor George Osbourne's Budget statement contained both positives and negatives as far as the tech industry is concerned.

Educating Beta - Why Kids Need to get Behind the Apps and Learn to Code

Tamara Sword | Posted 19.01.2013 | UK Tech
Tamara Sword

Children growing up today are past masters at mobile. They're weaned early onto digital, their little minds soothed, calmed and cajoled with touchscreen time. As parents, we marvel at how quickly mere babes in arms master the swipe, double tap and pinch zoom.

How Twitter Saved Bletchley Park - Live From Brazil

Mark Hillary | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Tech
Mark Hillary

Dr Black visited Brazil recently and toured the country lecturing on Bletchley Park and Alan Turing - 2012 being the one hundredth anniversary of the birth of Turing.

Getting My Raspberry Pi

Sam Sheppard | Posted 05.08.2012 | UK Tech
Sam Sheppard

On the 1 March 2012 I placed an order with Premier Farnell for a Raspberry Pi model B computer. Now, I can hold it in my hand, as I am one of the first 10,000 proud owners of the most widely publicised and potentially significant pieces of technology to be produced for years

Five Great Things To Do With Your Raspberry Pi - VIDEO

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 25.05.2012 | UK Tech

The first batch of ultra-cheap DIY Raspberry Pi computers have landed. But what are you going to do with yours? The burgenoning Raspberry Pi commu...

The Return of the Tinkerer

Dan Crow | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK Tech
Dan Crow

In the last decade and especially the last few years, we have seen a swing back towards to tinkerer, the hobbyist and the hacker. Simpler systems that encourage anyone to play and try out new ideas are much more common.

Six Devices That Changed The World

The Huffington Post UK | Luke McGee | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Tech

New phones are launched every month, new games consoles are released every year and adverts for new gadgets are forced into our eyeballs on every webp...

The First Batch Of Raspberry Pi Arrives In Stock

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 13.04.2012 | UK Tech

The first batch of Raspberry Pi has arrived at an Oxford warehouse. Orders of the coveted £31 computer could be with IT enthusiasts early next week. ...

Huge Demand For Raspberry Pi

Guardian.co.uk | Melanie Hick | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK Tech

Demand for the Raspberry Pi computer – a £22 British-designed system – was still running at 700 per second at the end of last week, according to ...

The Raspberry Revolution

Helena Gillespie | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Tech
Helena Gillespie

So what's all the fuss about Raspberry Pi? How can a small red box, thought up by scientists in Cambridge, inspire such a lot of interest? The answer is simple - the Raspbery Pi is the anti-iPad.

Raspberry Pi: The 22 Quid Computer Teaching Kids To Code

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK Tech

Kids certainly know how to play with computers and gadgets, but few know they can build their own. Raspberry Pi, the £22 computer, will revolutio...

In Front of Technology Comes Communication

Sachin Patel | Posted 20.03.2012 | UK Universities & Education
Sachin Patel

I distinctly remember being bored by ICT lessons; maybe it was because little focus was paid to the middle-letter in the acronym, which stands for communications

Michael Rundle

British '$25 Computer' Sells For Thousands In Pre-Release Auction

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK Tech

A computer intended to cost just $25 (£15) has surprised its creators by netting thousands in an online pre-sale. The Raspberry Pi computer is aim...

Michael Rundle

Why Doesn't The UK Have Its Own Apple Inc?

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Rundle | Posted 27.09.2011 | UK

There is a melancholy familiar to any gadget fan in the UK that occurs when they examine the back of an iPhone. The cause is a simple, chirpy mess...