Learn Raspberry Pi Programming with Python, 2nd Edition

Learn to Program on the World's Most Popular Tiny Computer

Book Description:

Learn how to program your nifty new $35 computer to make a web spider, a weather station, a media server, and more. This book explores how to make a variety of fun and even useful projects, from a web bot to search and download files to a toy to drive your pets insane.

Even if you’re completely new to programming in general, you’ll see how easy it is to create a home security system, an underwater photography system, an RC plane with a camera, and even a near-space weather balloon with a camera.¬† You’ll learn how to use Pi with Arduino as well as Pi with Gertboard, an expansion board with an onboard ATmega microcontroller.

Learn Raspberry Pi Programming with Python¬†has been fully updated in this new edition to cover the features of the new boards. You’ll learn how to program in Python on your Raspberry Pi with hands-on examples and fun projects.

What You’ll Learn

  • Set up your new Raspberry Pi
  • Build unique projects across a range of interests
  • Program basic functions and processes using Python
Who This Book Is For

Readers who want to learn Python on a fun platform like the Pi and pick up some electronics skills along the way. No programming or Linux skill required, but a little experience with Linux will be helpful. Readers familiar with the 1st edition will enjoy the updated information in this new edition.