BeagleBoard.org co-founder Jason Kridner shares a video of James Mitchell describing how he made a very cool mini arcade cabinet based on BeagleBone Black, AdvancedMAME, 4D Systems LCD cape and an Adafruit Proto Cape.
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Adafruit Proto Cape Kit for Beagle Bone & Beagle Bone Black; Add some circuitry to your Beagle Bone or Beagle Bone Black with our lovely Proto Cape. If you have a ‘Bone you need one of these! This PCB fits neatly on top of a Beagle Bone, without getting in the way of the Ethernet jack, and provides a breakout to both 46 pin headers – with individual numbering to keep them straight. We also threw down some strips to access the 5V and 3V power supplies as well as two SMT breakouts, one for SOIC-8’s and one for SOT-23’s. (read more)
Each Tuesday is BeagleBone Black Day here Adafruit! What is the BeagleBone? The BeagleBones are a line of affordable single-board Linux computers (SBCs) created by Texas Instruments. New to the Bone? Grab one of our Adafruit BeagleBone Black Starter Packs and check out our extensive resources available on the Adafruit Learning System including a guide to setting up the Adafruit BeagleBone IO Python Library. We have a number of Bone accessories including add-on shields (called “capes”) and USB devices to help you do even more with your SBC. Need a nice display to go along with your Bone? Check out our fine selection of HDMI displays, we’ve tested all of them with the Beagle Bone Black!