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Riverside Raspberry in a Nutshell

So what is this Raspberry Pi thing anyway?  Well the Raspberry Pi is a small computer on a printed circuit board, costing around $35.  Its stated primary goal is to spark kids’ interest in computer programming, but it has shown a huge appeal to both kids and adults with other interests such as electronics, robotics, and open source software.  It has a good balance of reasonable power, an open design, and a very low cost that makes it a great platform for experimenting on.  This group will appeal to thinkers and tinkerers, the scientifically curious, software developers looking to get into embedded development, or anyone young or old that has a knack for tech in general.  The purpose of Riverside Raspberry is to share knowledge related to the Raspberry Pi device specifically, and to promote interest in tech development in the Inland Empire in general.  The group is currently meeting the 2nd Monday evening of every month.

To find out more about the Raspberry Pi computer in general, you can start with http://www.raspberrypi.org/

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Recent Meetups

  • Yesterday · 7:00 PM

    Open Discussion

    7 RasPi Enthusiasts | 5.00

    This month we're just going to have an open discussion on whatever Raspberry Pi topics interest you, so bring your Raspberry Pi questions, your projects, and your... Learn more
  • January 11 · 7:00 PM

    Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi

    17 RasPi Enthusiasts | 5.00

    This month we're going to set aside this meetup to help out anyone that is just getting started with the Raspberry Pi. Maybe you've had one sitting in the box for a... Learn more
  • Dec 14, 2015 · 7:00 PM

    Raspberry Pi Zero - First Look

    11 RasPi Enthusiasts

    This month we will have a demo and discussion on the just released $5 Raspberry Pi Zero.   We will compare it to existing models and list out its pros and cons. As... Learn more
  • Nov 9, 2015 · 7:00 PM

    Raspbian jessie & pigpio

    9 RasPi Enthusiasts

    Tom is going to discuss the new version of Raspbian that uses jessie - the new version of debian, and John will be talking about pigpio - an alternative to the RPi.GPIO... Learn more
  • Nov 7, 2015 · 9:00 AM

    SoCal Maker Convention 2015

    13 RasPi Enthusiasts

    Join us in discovering the magic of making! The inaugural SoCal Maker Convention was a great success and we are please to announce that it will be repeated this year (... Learn more
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  • John Sheehan founded Riverside Raspberry

    on January 1

 
Founded Jan 2, 2013

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