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$61 Gertboard turns a Raspberry Pi into an Arduino-like hardware controller

The Gertboard is an expanding board for the $35 Raspberry Pi which lets the little computer interact with the world around it. While you can use the Pi to run a full desktop style operating system, making into a low-cost alternative to a traditional PC for educational institutions or hobbyists, the Gertboard lets you add […]

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Raspberry Pi Gertboard expansion board is here

The Raspberry Pi is a tiny, inexpensive PC with a 700 MHz ARM111 processor, 256MB of memory, and an SD card slot for storage. It’s capable of running a desktop Linux-based operating system, and you can connect a keyboard, mouse, Ethernet cable, and monitor to use it like a full-fledged (but cheap and relatively slow) […]