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You may love the idea of learning and making with the raspberry pi but you aren’t sure where to start. If you don’t have a specific idea it can be overwhelming. All3DP has a nice list of 10 projects great for beginners.

A popular and accessible example is the Raspberry Pi. First released in 2012, it was designed to make computer science education accessible to people all over the world. It has a global community and a wide range of accessories that make physical computing more accessible for beginners.

In this article, we’ll take a look at some of the most impressive beginner projects you can make with a Raspberry Pi!

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