Randy May Family in Hillsboro Oregon

August 26, 2013

Mini Computers

I recently discovered the Raspberry Pi mini single board computer that runs on Linux fits totally into a case the size of small or medium size book but packs a lot of power for living room browsing on your TV, watching movies or other solutions.

Here is a link on Amazon to buy the hardware for the  Raspberry Pi. Here is a book that gets you on the right track as well. You can add many accessories to to add functionality and power. Wireless access is a critical one.

Here are links to other info on it.

http://www.raspberrypi.org/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raspberry_Pi

http://www.eetimes.com/document.asp?doc_id=1319050

http://www.eetimes.com/author.asp?section_id=36&doc_id=1318834&

This could be a low power option for preparedness solutions as well. Running Linux, it should run well Portable Apps as well.

One day soon I hope to be able to purchase one check it out for myself.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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