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At last nights MakerSpace Nanaimo 'Smalltalk night' we showed off the Raspberry Pi2 running the latest Scratch and also hooked up a Kinect; yes, you can bounce around like a maniac in front of a camera and control Scratch.
https://makerspacenanaimo.org/software-smalltalk-night/
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Raspberry Pi 2 announced
See http://www.raspberrypi.org/raspberry-pi-2-on-sale/
Scratch runs nicely on it. No, not 6x faster.
Let's get the good stuff out of the way above the fold. Raspberry Pi 2 is now on sale for $35 (the same price as the existing Model B+), featuring: A 900MHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 CPU (~6x performance); 1GB LPDDR2 SDRAM (2x memory); Complete compatibility with Raspberry Pi 1 ...
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Raspberry Jam coming to Nanaimo BC.
2-5pm December 7th @ MakerSpace 2221 McGarrigle Road
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Camp Smalltalk Vancouver Island 2014. Be there or be a rectangular thing.
Smalltalk programmers love to share their enthusiasm, skills, problems and solutions with each other. Every now and then a bunch get together at a Camp Smalltalk in order to indulge in a near frenzy of sharing. This is the first such event on Vancouver Island and we hope to welcome you to Makerspace Nanaimo where we will have space, desks, chairs, bandwidth and power - all that we really need aside from you. It won't even cost you anything to a...
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My Smalltalk Foundation travel plans have changed so I won't be able to attend. Please post lots of pictures!
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Lego and Pi have always seemed a logical match. Now they can be a physical match
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The coolest auction you're ever likely to see - don't forget to look throughout the online catalogue!
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We’re sponsoring this year’s Royal Institution Christmas Lectures. In the Observer newspaper, presenter Professor Danielle George explains why hacking has become a key skill for children.
As presenter of this year’s Christmas lectures, Professor Danielle George wants us to ‘hack our homes’. She tells Nicola Davis why hacking is important for children
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WorldCon 72 in London. Where else could an Ank-Morpork guard arrest a Cyberman for disrupting a Quidditch game? Let's hope Agatha Heterodyne doesn't repair that tiki Dalek...
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