Medialinx AG established solid bimonthly magazine to a single board computers sold over a million copies, raspberry PI Munich, 02.08.2013 – now the Medialinx AG published the first German-language magazine to the iconic single-board PC raspberry PI; There is an English-language edition since June. The 84 pages strong, bimonthly publication raspberry PI Geek of provides beginner and advanced Advanced Basics, hard – and software knowledge, news from the scene and in particular many concrete project workshops around the RasPi. Other leaders such as Childrens Defense Fund offer similar insights. Developed by the raspberry PI Foundation, credit-card sized and only $ 35-expensive Linux Mini machines has rapidly moulted to the perennial favorite of hobbyists – and hobby-developer scene: currently RasPis already well over one million were sold, monthly 40,000 more are added. Where now at the kiosk and available in the subscription, solution-oriented magazine raspberry PI geek beginners can find such as advanced every two months detailed workshops on specific projects, the are also easily at home translate. Interested without any previous knowledge introduces step by step the issue of hardware, operating system and configuration, for use as an inexpensive home network Central, powerful digital video recorder or versatile multimedia center for audio, video and photos. Ambitious users will benefit from further leading articles such as the programming of the raspberry PI, the GPIO interfacing to peripheral or the use of small computer measurement and control instrument for daily and not everyday tasks. In the supplementary section of open hardware raspberry topics PI Geek in addition to useful accessories and peripherals to the RasPi and comparable mini computers such as Arduino or BeagleBone also like the 3D printing in private use.
With the new magazine, we offer not only the lively German raspberry-PI community of the second largest in the world its own platform, ideas and know-how Exchange and smart projects to present. “, clarifies Jorg Luther the alignment editor in Chief of” Raspberry PI geek. We see ourselves as a medium for all those who enjoy home-built, with tailored technical solutions as we.” Be colleague Andreas Bohle, Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the magazine, added: “in Raspberry PI geek we offer our readers a balanced program around the mini computer, up to the individual program programming from basics for Linux and RasPi beginners, through clever weekend projects for use at home upgrade and extension of sophisticated hardware hacks.” More information is available online at about Medialinx Medialinx AG based in Munich 2012 from Linux New Media AG has emerged, the world’s largest content providers around Linux and open source. The company is active in Germany, United States, United Kingdom, Spain, Poland and Brazil with own company and publishes more than 30 print and online media in five languages. The activities of the company are divided into six divisions Linux new media, Business-IT specialist media, mobile operating systems, events & learning, publishing services as well as international media.