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by Mike
Mon Nov 05, 2012 8:26 am
Forum: Fun Stuff
Topic: Free books for the Kindle ebook
Replies: 0
Views: 14666

Free books for the Kindle ebook

Everyone likes something for nothing :) but a lot of people don't realise just how many free books are available to download direct from the Amazon store. Here is a link that will take you to a regularly updated blog giving access to legitimate free books from the UK Amazon store http://freeukkindle...
by Mike
Sat Oct 27, 2012 6:47 pm
Forum: Mad Inventors Room
Topic: Current Cottonpickers experiments
Replies: 42
Views: 14861

Re: Current Cottonpickers experiments

It all sounds exciting stuff I have an IPad 1 which I will bring around when I see you on the 11th. Keep up the good work!
by Mike
Sun Oct 14, 2012 7:25 am
Forum: Fun Stuff
Topic: Homemade cardboard laptop stand
Replies: 0
Views: 15024

Homemade cardboard laptop stand

I have just come across this homemade cardboard laptop stand from the http://mashable.com site http://9.mshcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/final-lifestyle-dit-laptop.jpg Made up out of just 5 pieces of stiff cardboard from the template provided, I think it's a very useful, fun, free thing to to ...
by Mike
Mon Oct 08, 2012 7:37 am
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Raspberry Pi Pininterest
Replies: 3
Views: 2786

Re: Raspberry Pi Pininterest

Just added some more photos and videos onto the Raspberry Pi Pinterest board http://pinterest.com/mikeco/raspberry-pi-hardware/ , there is one that even includes sensors for beer making!
by Mike
Tue Sep 11, 2012 8:41 am
Forum: Battery Charging Discussion
Topic: Li-ion USB chargers -name your current
Replies: 14
Views: 10079

Re: Li-ion USB chargers -name your current

I'm still using the charger I had from you about 18 months ago on a regular basis and it works superbly, the new one, as you say does look sleeker and I like the idea of having the exact current setting.
by Mike
Fri Aug 17, 2012 7:23 am
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Raspberry Pi Pininterest
Replies: 3
Views: 2786

Re: Raspberry Pi Pininterest

I have recently been adding more items to the page http://pinterest.com/mikeco/raspberry-pi-hardware/ each of these lead back to the source of the product making it fairly easy to find if any are of interest.
I hope this will be helpful to someone.
by Mike
Mon Jul 23, 2012 2:27 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Augmented reality glasses connected to the Pi
Replies: 0
Views: 2104

Augmented reality glasses connected to the Pi

Take a look at my pinterest board to see what someone has done with connecting the glasses to a pi. Real time chat English to Spanish to English, outstanding!
by Mike
Sat Jul 07, 2012 8:42 am
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Raspberry Pi Pininterest
Replies: 3
Views: 2786

Raspberry Pi Pininterest

Hi,
I have put together a Pinterest board based mostly around hardware for it. I shall be adding to this and updating it on a regular basis. Take a look at it here:
http://pinterest.com/mikeco/raspberry-pi-hardware/ ( this only seems to open properly in a new window )
by Mike
Tue Jul 03, 2012 7:29 am
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Raspberry User Guide
Replies: 5
Views: 3397

Re: Raspberry User Guide

ONLY Buy the Official Manual, the others are just a collection of Wiki Pages Copied & Pasted. to be honest all the money goes to the raspberry pi foundation, which in turn puts the pi in all the schools in england and many other countries. £11 isnt exactly bad considering its co-written by Eben...
by Mike
Mon Jul 02, 2012 3:26 pm
Forum: Raspberry Pi Project Discussions
Topic: Raspberry User Guide
Replies: 5
Views: 3397

Re: Raspberry User Guide

Yes, that is the official guide for the Raspberry Pi, It looks as If It will be available as an ebook eventually though so I shall wait.

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