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Review: Pibow and SB Components Raspberry Pi Cases

I bought a case for my Pi very early on. It seemed sensible: I don’t keep the Pi permanently plugged in, so it’ll always get plenty of handling – not something you want to subject on a naked board to. I got a cheap one – the SB Components case, covered below – but have since begun to wonder whether I needed something better: a case that’s most suited to regular opening and closing while I slip on and off various GPIO add-ons.

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Review: Raspberry Pi beginners’ books

Over at The Register, you can read my round up of five of the latest Raspberry Pi books:

  • The Raspberry Pi User Guide by Eben Upton and Gareth Halfacree
  • Getting Started with the Raspberry Pi by Matt Richardson and Shawn Wallace
  • Raspberry Pi in Easy Steps by Mike McGrath
  • Raspberry Pi for Dummies by Sean McManus and Mike Cook
  • Haynes’ Raspberry Pi Owners’ Workshop Manual by Gray Girling
Wiley’s Pi User Guide: version 2.0 and version 1.0
Wiley’s Pi User Guide: version 2.0 and version 1.0
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