Happy Birthday, @Raspberry_Pi! We’re celebrating the best way we know how – our fav #RaspberryPi from this past year!
Phew – 7 years! Our 😻 for Raspberry Pi is fairly obvious, 😁, so we figured the best way to celebrate would be a Raspberry Pi roundup from the Adafruit Blog featuring the posts that received the most love since birthday #6 🎉
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