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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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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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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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An evening with friends… And retro computers!

Last Saturday (20th) I had the pleasure of spending an evening with some of my Raspberry Pi friends/conspirators 😉 at the truly awesome Centre for Computing History in Cambridge, UK and I thought that I’d just do a short blog post

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3D Printer Dilemma!

I am taking a small break from revision at the moment ;-). A much needed break I shall add! There is no doubt that nearly everyone has heard about the relatively new 3D printing revolution – if you haven’t heard

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What?! No new videos?!

Just thought that I would let everyone know that there will not be any new tutorials or videos for the next two weeks. I am currently on holiday in Rome and the week or so following that will be filled

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