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Raspberry Pi for Secret Agents

Turn Your Raspberry Pi Into a Secret Agent Toolbox with These Exciting Projects

By Packt Publishing | in eBooks

Created for all mischievous Raspberry Pi owners, this book will show you how to transform your computer into a neat spy gadget through practical pranks and projects. You'll learn how to set up your Pi and configure your operating system for maximum mischief, working with audio, video, and WiFi techniques.
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  • Install & configure the Raspbian Jessie operating system
  • Detect an intruder w/ motion detection or a laser trip wire
  • Listen into conversations from a distance over Bluetooth
  • Distort your voice
  • Track the Pi's whereabouts using GPS
  • Connect your Pi to the mobile web using a 3G dongle & make yourself anonymous

Instructor

Matthew Poole is a systems engineer based near Southampton on the south coast of England, with over 20 years of industry experience. After graduating in electronics and communications engineering, he went on to train as and become an air traffic engineer for Civil Aviation Authority, UK, working on microprocessor-based control and communications systems.

Later, he became a software architect and mobile technology specialist, working for several consultancies and global organizations in both hands-on architecture and product-management roles .

He is now a partner at Connecting Objects, a boutique systems consultancy focusing on the design of Bluetooth and other wireless-based IoT systems, taking ideas from concept to prototype. He is also the Director of Technology for Mobile Onboard, a leading UK-based transport technology company specializing in bus connectivity and mobile ticketing systems.

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  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming, download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Raspberry Pi Zero, 2, or 3 required

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  • Internet required

Course Outline

  • Raspberry Pi for Secret Agents - Third Edition
    • Raspberry Pi for Secret Agents - Third Edition

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Raspberry Pi 3 Cookbook for Python Programmers

Explore 50 Tailor-Made Recipes to Get the Most Out of Raspberry Pi Using Python

By Packt Publishing | in eBooks

This practical guide will guide you through the many uses of he Raspberry Pi and allow you to showcase the best it has to offer. You'll begin by setting up the Raspberry Pi and performing tasks using Python 3. The more you work through each chapter, you'll be able to apply your skills to more topics in the book until you're eventually able to automate tasks, build applications, create games, and more.

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  • Set up & run Raspberry Pi for the first time
  • Develop desktop applications & handle images and process files w/ ease
  • Make use of graphics & user control to develop your own exciting games
  • Create 3D worlds by using the Raspberry Pi's powerful GPU
  • Discover how to create your own electronic circuits to interact w/ the Raspberry Pi
  • Use the Raspberry Pi Camera to create animations and time lapses
  • Design & build your own Raspberry Pi controlled robots

Instructor

Tim Cox lives in England with his wife and two young daughters and works as a software engineer. His passion for programming stems from a Sinclair Spectrum that sparked his interest in computers and electronics. At university, he earned a BEng in Electronics and Electrical Engineering, and into a career in developing embedded software for a range of industries.

Supporting the vision behind the Raspberry Pi, to encourage a new generation of engineers, Tim co-founded the MagPi magazine (the official magazine for the Raspberry Pi) and produces electronic kits through his site PiHardware.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming, download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Raspberry Pi required

Requirements

  • Internet required

Course Outline

  • Raspberry Pi 3 Cookbook for Python Programmers - Third Edition
    • Raspberry Pi 3 Cookbook for Python Programmers - Third Edition

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Raspberry Pi for Python Programmers Cookbook: Second Edition

Delve Into 60 Recipes to Create Enthralling & Captivating Projects

By Packt Publishing | in eBooks

This new edition of the Python Programmers' Cookbook takes you even further into utilizing Python to create incredible projects on the Raspberry Pi. Across 60 recipes, you'll develop your skills and delve into more advanced topics. Ultimately, you'll build your own Pi-Rover or Pi-Hexipod robots and take a deep dive into Pi add-ons and their ability to help you interface with common household devices.

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  • Remotely connect to the Raspberry Pi & use your PC/laptop instead of a separate screen/keyboard
  • Get to grips w/ text, files & creating quick menus using Python
  • Use the Raspberry Pi’s powerful GPU to create 3D worlds
  • Interface w/ physical hardware
  • Measure & control processes, respond to real events and monitor them through the internet
  • Learn about the Raspberry Pi hardware inputs/outputs
  • Expand the capabilities of the Raspberry Pi w/ hardware expansion modules
  • Create your own Pi-Rover or Pi-Hexpod driven by the Raspberry Pi

Instructor

Tim Cox lives in England with his wife and two young daughters and works as a software engineer. His passion for programming stems from a Sinclair Spectrum that sparked his interest in computers and electronics. At university, he earned a BEng in Electronics and Electrical Engineering, and into a career in developing embedded software for a range of industries.

Supporting the vision behind the Raspberry Pi, to encourage a new generation of engineers, Tim co-founded the MagPi magazine (the official magazine for the Raspberry Pi) and produces electronic kits through his site PiHardware.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming, download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Raspberry Pi required

Requirements

  • Internet required

Course Outline

  • Raspberry Pi for Python Programmers Cookbook - Second Edition
    • Raspberry Pi for Python Programmers Cookbook - Second Edition

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Build Supercomputers with Raspberry Pi 3

Build Your First Supercomputer

By Packt Publishing | in eBooks

Want to learn about supercomputers? Who doesn't? In this book, you'll learn how to quickly assemble and operate a Pi 3 supercomputer in the shortest possible time. The lifeblood of a supercomptuer, the MPI code, is introduced early, and sample MPI code gives you additional practice opportunities to test your creation. You'll learn how to configure various nodes and switches so they can effectively communicate with one another, and by the end of the book you'll have a fully-functioning supercomputer.

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  • Understand the concept of the Message Passing Interface (MPI) & node networking
  • Configure nodes so that they can communicate w/ each other via the network switch
  • Build a Raspberry Pi 3 supercomputer
  • Test the supercluster
  • Use the supercomputer to calculate MPI π codes
  • Learn various practical supercomputer applications

Author

Carlos R. Morrison was born in Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies. He received a B.S. (Hons) degree in physics with a mathematics minor in 1986 from Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, and an M.S. degree in physics in 1989 from Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, NY.

In 1989, he joined the NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH, as a staff scientist in the solid-state physics branch and, in 1999, he transferred to the structures and dynamics branch. He has authored and coauthored several journal and technical articles associated with aerospace and electromagnetic devices. He holds several patents, including one on the Morrison Motor for which he won the 2004 R&D 100 Award, and software technologies used to control magnetic bearings. He is currently engaged in research associated with room temperature and superconducting reluctance motors, and Simulink Simulation of said motors.

Mr. Morrison is a member of the American Physical Society and the National Technical Association.

Important Details

  • Length of time users can access this course: lifetime
  • Access options: web streaming, mobile streaming, download for offline access
  • Certification of completion not included
  • Redemption deadline: redeem your code within 30 days of purchase
  • Experience level required: all levels
  • Raspberry Pi 3 required

Requirements

  • Internet required

Course Outline

  • Build Supercomputers with Raspberry Pi 3
    • Build Supercomputers with Raspberry Pi 3

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