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Learn Raspberry Pi Programming with Python

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

Authors: Donat, Wolfram

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  • Updated for the newest editions of theRaspberry Pi board
  • Hands on tutorials throughout
  • Perfect introduction to both micro computers and programming
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About this book

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.

About the authors

Wolfram Donat is a computer engineer, writer, and maker and is an expert on single-board computers like the Raspberry Pi, the Beagle board, and the BBC micro:bit. He is the author of several books, including Learn Raspberry Pi Programming With Python, Make A Raspberry Pi-Controlled Robot, Getting Started with the BBC micro:bit, and Jumpstarting C. He is a best-selling author on Amazon and has received funding from NASA and others for his work in autonomous submersibles and computer vision.

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eBook $19.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3769-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $27.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4842-3768-7
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Learn Raspberry Pi Programming with Python
Book Subtitle
Learn to Program on the World's Most Popular Tiny Computer
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Wolfram Donat
eBook ISBN
978-1-4842-3769-4
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4842-3769-4
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4842-3768-7
Edition Number
2
Number of Pages
XXIV, 373
Number of Illustrations
127 b/w illustrations
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