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Blogs about Raspberry Pi

Blogs about Raspberry Pi

  • Raspberry Pi honeypot helps you to improve your network's security


    Network administrators typically monitor inbound and outbound traffic via firewalls. Monitoring internal network traffic is less common because there is so much of it. So-called honeypots – closely monitored fake network resources – can help to identify possible security breaches by attracting attackers.


    • RasPi Design Challenge in Japan – Encouraging the Innovation


      A Raspberry Pi Design Challenge sponsored by RS Components took place in Japan in the October last year. The organizer Nikkei Linux, the biggest electronics magazine in Japan and its sponsor RS components hoped to encourage the public to be creative and innovative through this challenge.


      • UESTC Makerspace, China


        A speaking rubbish bin was among the amazing projects I, Lucy Rogers, saw recently at the UESTC Makerspace in the city of Chengdu in Sichuan province in Southwest China. I also invited to the Southwest Jiaotong University (SWJTU) Makerspace in the same city.


        • The $20 Raspberry Pi A+

          Pete Wood

          Boasting very low power and measuring in at only 55mm x 65 mm, the Raspberry Pi model A+ is an amazing piece of kit for just $20.


          • Hack Superman - Launch Day

            Pete Wood

            Back in July I posted a blog introducing our mission to send Superman to the edge of Space and back for Mattel toys. After a couple of planning sessions the team went away to work on their tasks. Then in early September, we had a capsule ready for launch.


            • HATS off to the Pi-Top creators

              Pete Wood

              I recently met up with the creators of Pi-Top, a kit form Raspberry Pi powered laptop for that offers a self contained open source environment for learning coding,electronics and 3D design. The Pi-Top environment is designed to inspire a new generation to become technology literate by luring them with cool tools to get to started on their journey


              • Music Tech Fest


                Ever heard of Music Tech Fest? Here we tell you what it is, when it is and why we at RS Components are sponsoring it.