The best accessories for your Raspberry Pi @Raspberry_Pi #PiDay #RaspberryPi
Great list from EE Times that includes a couple of Adafruit Products!
In 2017, The MagPi Magazine – the official Raspberry Pi magazine – announced that over 12.5 million of the Raspberry Pi single-board computers (SBCs) had been sold since the 2012 introduction of the first version. The Pi has not only proven to be a favorite of hobbyists, makers and engineers alike, it has even caught the interest of AI researchers at Microsoft.
Coupled with its explosion in popularity is the list of accessories that complement this SBC. The following is a list of recommended accessories for you, the Raspberry Pi aficionado.
If, however, you aren’t there yet, we can help you get started. So let’s start with a kit.
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