The Magpi Essentials – Gpio Zero Essentials 2016
English | True PDF | 106 Pages | 6.02 MB
Learn to code musical masterpieces with the creator of Sonic Pi in the 4th MagPi Essentials book. Sam Aaron, the creator of Sonic Pi, has written this book to complement the software’s built-in tutorial and to help you jump-start your live-coding career. The book is packed with fun, instantly rewarding examples designed to highlight many of the amazing things Sonic Pi enables you to do. By the time you’ve finished you’ll be able to code up some phat bass, sparkling synth leads and start practicing for your first live-coding gig. Live code and craft amazing sounds across 10 chapters, including: Master live loops; Build drum breaks; Compose your own melodies; Make random riffs and loops; Learn to shape and sculpt sounds; and much more.
Code Music with Sonic Pi 2016
English |116 pages |PDF| 2.8 MB
The 3rd book in The MagPi Essentials range, , introduces you to one of the most powerful add-on boards ever made for the Raspberry Pi. What is the Sense HAT? Why is it in space? Learn about its amazing sensor-suite, its incredible mission aboard the ISS with Astro Pi, and build five fun and educational projects to help you sense the world around you. Master essential world-sensing skills across 10 chapters including: What is the Sense HAT?; How does the Astro Pi mission work?; Master the Sense HAT’s capabilities; Build a fun gravity simulator; Make a digital Magic 8 Ball; Create an interactive pixel pet; Build a reactions testing game; Make a powerful data logger…
Experiment with the Sense HAT 2016
2016 | ISBN-10: 1908256842 | 76 pages | PDF | 8.98 MB
Coding doesn’t just have to be about typing in line after line of gobbledygook. Created by the boffins at MIT, Scratch enables anyone “ children and adults alike “ to start programming within minutes, without any prior knowledge. You simply drag and drop various code blocks and link them together like jigsaw pieces to form logical scripts, unobstructed by confusing jargon and tricky syntax. Even better, Scratch is included as standard in the Raspbian operating system for the tiny Raspberry Pi computer. It can even be used with the Pis GPIO pins to interact with electronic components and sensors. In this book, well help you start coding with Scratch, guiding you step by step through the process of creating all sorts of projects: games, animations, quizzes, electronics circuits, and more.
Learn to code with Scratch 2016
2016 | ISBN-10: N/A | 90 pages | PDF | 9.62 MB
Conquer The Command Line, the first in The MagPi Essentials book range, is designed to help you learn to love the command line on the Raspberry Pi and other Linux computers… For getting instructions from user to computer – in a clear, quick and unambiguous form – the command line is often the best way. Now – thanks to Raspbian on the Raspberry Pi – a new generation are discovering the power of the command line to simplify complex tasks, or instantly carry out simple ones. Master essential skills across 10 chapters: Read and write text files; Find & install software; Manage removable storage; Use Secure Shell for remote access; Create Raspberry Pi SD cards; Customize the command line and much, much more.
Conquer the Command Line 2016
2016 | ISBN-10: 1908256850 | 60 pages | PDF | 4.32 MB