MAKE’s 2nd International Maker Meetup: @Raspberry_Pi #piday #raspberrypi
Check out the upcoming International Maker Meetup from MAKE:
We are excited to announce our second International Maker Meetup taking place around the globe and in our very own MAKE office Jan. 17 from 6-8pm PST. The theme of this meetup will be Raspberry Pi.
We’ll be inviting the community over for a little show and tell as we celebrate the release of MAKE’s latest issue and Matt Richardson and Shawn Wallace’s new book, Getting Started with Raspberry Pi. We’re also inviting U.S. and international maker communities to join us online.
We’ll be hosting in-house Raspberry Pi demos and a live Google+ hangout on air to share with the world what we’re doing and to talk to makers and Raspberry Pi aficionados from far and wide.
Come and share your passion for making and Raspberry Pi with an international community. To host your own meetup, we suggest getting together at convenient locations such as a hackerspace, cafe, community center, library, or restaurant. Bring your laptops, tablets, smartphones to access the internet. For more information and to RSVP please click right here.
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.