Issue #14: Raspberry Pi Handbook / Jul 2013
Cover Theme: Raspberry Pi Handbook
DVD: Raspberry Pi Distro Sampler
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The Raspberry Pi Handbook is an easy and accessible, hands-on reference for the amazing $35 Raspberry Pi computer.
You'll start with a look at how to order, assemble, and outfit your Raspberry Pi system. We'll show you some basic skills for finding your way around in Raspberry Pi's Raspbian OS, then you'll explore the secrets of Raspberry Pi configuration with a collection of cool projects that put your Pi to work as a media center, photo server, game server, web server, hardware controller, and much more.
Additional chapters round out this comprehensive introduction to the Raspberry Pi experience:
- Assembling and Starting Your Raspberry Pi
- Interview with Eben Upton
- Understanding Linux
- Raspbian LXDE
- Pi Software
- Scratch Programming
- Raspberry Pi Media Center
- Pi File and Print Servers
- A Pi Web Server
- Photo Server
- Game Server
- Remote Access
- Interfacing for Beginners
- Steady Hands
- Temperature Sensor
- Halloween Pumpkin
- Tapping Data with the Rasp Pi
- Raspberry Pi with Arduino
- Programming the GPIO
New tool will look like GParted but support a wider range of storage technologies.
New public key pinning feature will help prevent man-in-the-middle attacks.
Carnegie Mellon researchers say 3 million pages could fall down the phishing hole in the next year.
The US government rolls new best-practice rules for protecting SSH.
Klaus Knopper announces the latest version of his iconic Live Linux system.
DARPA and NICTA release the code for the ultra-secure microkernel system used in aerial drones.
Should you trust an online service to store your online passwords?
New B+ board lets you build cool things without the complication of a powered USB hub.