Raspberry Pi enthusiasts or those looking to get started in the world of the Pi mini PC, will be pleased to know that the latest edition of the official Raspberry Pi magazine MagPi, has now been made available as issue 44.
The latest edition of the excellent Raspberry Pi magazine for April 2016, offers readers a chance to win one of three U:Create Astro Pi kits worth £100 or $145 each. The latest issue and can either be purchased from the official MagPi’s website or downloaded onto your smartphone or tablet device as an app.
After being a subscriber for a number of years I can definitely recommend the MagPi magazine as it provides a wealth of information, inspiration and projects for every level of user. To help get you get up and running as quickly as possible with all the new hardware, accessories and tutorials that are available for the Raspberry Pi. Also all proceeds from the print and digital editions of the Raspberry Pi magazine go to help the Foundation help its charitable goals.
The Raspberry Pi Foundation explains a little more about what you can expect in the April 2016 issue which is now available to download.
The theme for this issue (and wonderfully realised by Raspberry Pi’s resident illustrator-extraordinaire Sam Alder) is ways to improve and automate your life with Raspberry Pi. We’ve put together five fun projects to help you power up your life including an automatic pet feeder, a magic mirror and a temperature-sensing kettle so your tea (Earl Grey) is always served hot.
Other highlights from issue 44:
– 007 gadgets :Pi-powered gadgets that are licensed to thrill
– Bluetooth audio guide :Turn your Raspberry Pi 3 into a music streamer
– What is pressure? :Find out by doing science with the Sense HAT
– Retro vision with Pi Zero :Use any old TV with your brand new Pi Zero in easy steps
– And much, much more!
If you found this article interesting you might also be interested in this list of awesome Raspberry Pi Zero projects we have put together. Also for more details on Raspberry Pi displays and HATS jump over to our essential guide.