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3 Years Old! What next?!






It was a cold, crisp British evening for a (then) 13 year old Matthew. His hand hovered over the computer mouse as he pressed create on something that he expected to be a minor side project in his life. The

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My 3D Printing Experience – Ultimaker 2






Unless you have been in a cave for the last decade you will have heard of the mystical technology that is 3D printing. A whole decade did you hear me say? Well actually, according to Wikipedia, 3D printing, or Additive Manufacturing,

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Call for questions! Interview with Eben Upton






With my GCSEs now feeling several parsecs away (results soon!) I have seized the opportunity to visit the Raspberry Pi Foundation in Cambridge on Tuesday the 18th of August to interview the CEO himself: Jason Statham Eben Upton. As some of

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I’m back!






Since the start of the year many of you have noticed that The Raspberry Pi Guy has not been as active as usual. Videos, tutorials, blog posts and everything else were put on a momentary hold for a very important

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Interview in Stuff – Full circle!






In 2011 I was an avid reader of Stuff magazine. This was before I even *knew* about computer science; back then I was only interested in consumer electronics. Things like iPads, mobile phones etc. I had no interest in programming, electronics

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Questions: Ask Eben and Gordon






Do you have a pressing question that you would like answered about the Raspberry Pi? Possibly about the recent release of Raspberry Pi 2? Or anything related to everyone’s favourite credit-card sized computer? Now is your chance! On Monday (16th) I

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‘Short Crust +’ Raspberry Pi Case Giveaway!






Oi Oi! It’s giveaway time! Today I have two lovely products to giveaway to two of you fabulous people: Short Crust Plus Raspberry Pi B+ Cases! These captivating, prepossessing, handsome houses for your mini computer have kindly been supplied to

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Adventures in new peripherals!






I use my computer a lot. Every day in fact. And whilst my computer is quite old and riddled with issues, I think that the way you interface with said computer is quite important. That’s why I have two HD

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New Year. More Pi?






2014 has been a jam packed year. The Ice Bucket Challenge, sending a fridge-sized lander 6.4 billion kilometres to land on a comet, a new series of Doctor Who, ebola, Sochi 2014, real hoverboards, selfies and that dancing old guy. It

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Raspberry Robots – a very minor delay!






EDIT: My Mocks are now over and I am pleased to say that they all went well. I have done more work on the series and have released the first episode! They can all be found in this YouTube playlist

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