Page 4 of 4 FirstFirst ... 234
Results 31 to 35 of 35

Thread: Raspberry Pi

  1. #31
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Albuquerque, NM US
    Beans
    314
    Distro
    Ubuntu Development Release

    Re: Raspberry Pi

    I agree...the GPIO is nice and it's easier to use than a microcontroller...and once I get my cubie I'll dedicate the Pi to playing with the GPIO...
    cheap hardware....LOTS of it

  2. #32
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Albuquerque, NM US
    Beans
    314
    Distro
    Ubuntu Development Release

    Re: Raspberry Pi

    Cubie arrived today....boots up Android and runs well...next task is to get an Ubuntu image to boot.
    cheap hardware....LOTS of it

  3. #33
    Join Date
    Aug 2008
    Location
    Rocky Mountains
    Beans
    190
    Distro
    Xubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

    Re: Raspberry Pi

    recent article:

    A Tiny Computer Attracts a Million Tinkerers
    By JOHN BIGGS

    Raspberry Pi may sound like the name of a math-based dessert. But it is actually one of the hottest and cheapest little computers in the world right now. Almost one million of these $35 machines have shipped since last February, capturing the imaginations of educators, hobbyists and tinkerers around the world....

    http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/31/te...ers-dream.html

  4. #34
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    germany
    Beans
    1,020
    Distro
    Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin

    Re: Raspberry Pi

    Quote Originally Posted by mastablasta View Post
    a questions here....

    i assume you added external USB drives to it? If so how do you handle power supply for the USB drives? I mean can the Pi handle 2 USB drives on it? as i know newer external USB hard drives don't have separate power supply. or am i wrong?
    hi
    for me is a SD-Card with 32 GB ok. but i'll try to connect an external usb-disk. give me some time. i start with that "beautiful" toy 4 days ago.
    have a nice day
    cheers
    "What is the robbing of a bank compared to the FOUNDING of a bank?" Berthold Brecht

  5. #35
    Join Date
    Feb 2007
    Location
    Albuquerque, NM US
    Beans
    314
    Distro
    Ubuntu Development Release

    Re: Raspberry Pi

    Ubuntu running on the cubie...it's a nice low power gui for light tasks...much more responsive than the pi...
    cheap hardware....LOTS of it

Page 4 of 4 FirstFirst ... 234

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •