Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids: Create an MP3 Player, Mod Minecraft, Hack Radio Waves, and More!
Authors: Dan Aldred
ISBN 10: 1593279469
ISBN 13: 9781593279462
Paperback: (288 pages)
Learn coding and electronics through 12 original and daring projects that hack wireless signals.
The Raspberry Pi is an inexpensive, pocket-sized computer that will help you build and code your own hardware projects.
Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids will show you how to harness the power of the Raspberry Pi to create 12 cool projects using simple code and common materials like a webcam, microphone, and LED lights. Step-by-step instructions and detailed diagrams guide you through each project.
After a brief introduction to the Python programming language, you’ll learn how to:
Create an LED night-light that turns itself on and off
Set up a Raspberry Pi camera to take selfies and videos
Set up a webcam to stream video to your cell phone
Manipulate environments in Minecraft
Hijack local radio waves to play your own songs and recordings
Configure Raspberry Pi to send texts to a cell phone
Track your family members’ locations via wi-fi and Bluetooth
Create an MP3 player
Set up a camera to take motion-triggered photos of wildlife
Control the electronics in your home with your cell phone
Teach Raspberry Pi to read aloud posts from your Twitter feed
Play “Rock, Paper, Scissors” against Raspberry Pi
Raspberry Pi Projects for Kids will deliver hours of fun and endless inspiration!
CONTENTS IN DETAIL
1GETTING STARTED WITH THE RASPBERRY PI
3 HOT GLUE NIGHT-LIGHT
4 THE PI CAMERA:SELFIE SNAPPER
5PI SPY PART 1:HACKING WEBCAMS FOR SECRET SURVEILLANCE
7 RADIO INVASION
8 THE AUTOMATIC TEXTING MACHINE
9PI SPY PART 2:WI-FI AND BLUETOOTH TRACKING
10 MAGIC MUSIC BOX
11 NATURE BOX: MOTION-SENSING CAMERA
12SMART PLUGS FOR SMART HOME HACKS
13 MIRROR,MIRROR: THE SOCIAL MEDIA STATUS MIRROR
14 COMPUTER GAMES WITH THE SENSE HAT
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