Raspberry Pi Pi2
Last week the Raspberry Pi Foundation released the newest Raspberry Pi board, the Pi2.
- a Quad Core ARMv7 processor running at 900mhz.
- 1GB RAM
- Backwards compatibility... Read more
I just want to wish everyone Happy Holidays!
These past months have been awesome, tiring, humbling, and did I mention awesome?!
Thank you for supporting PiPlay. Have a... Read more
Hope you are enjoying PiPlay so far. We are, of course, working on more updates and taking in all the great feedback we have been receiving.
Those of... Read more
Early Friday Post - How to build your case
I'm posting a day earlier this week. Shipping is done! Everything has gone out. This includes replacement SD cards. If you do not receive your items within a... Read more
Shipping - Amost done! Also PiPlay update coming soon
Shipping is almost done! Woo!
I have 4 more $150+ reward tier boxes to send out, and I will be sending out the replacement SD cards as well.... Read more
Maker Faire Orlando
I am going to be showing off PiPlay with FamiLAB (Orlando's Makerspace) during the Maker Faire Orlando at Orlando Science Center.
Maker Faire will be taking place Saturday... Read more
Good news and bad news.
Bad news, the USPS says it's my fault, and there's probably nothing they or I can do about it. Oh well. Im taking... Read more
Shipping Shipping Shipping
Everything is here and I've been shipping items out each day. I've currently shipped out a third of all the rewards.
I'm expecting to get a ton out... Read more
The SD Cards and the Joysticks arrived today!
Now, it's time to start stuffing a ton of envelopes.
Thank you to everyone who helped make this a... Read more
SD cards are in production!
On Thursday I got the final evaluation copy of the PiPLAY SD Card. It looks great, runs great, and in a week, I'll have 350 of them!
Looking... Read more
SD Card Proof Arrived!
Good news and (tiny) bad news. The good news is that the SD Card Proof arrived!
The bad news is that the image was corrupted on transfer.... Read more
Stuff is arriving!
Time for the weekly update! It's a good one :)
Most of the parts have come in. The only things missing now are the SD Card and Joysticks.... Read more
Short update this week. To recap what I said on Wednesday, all backers who should be receiving an SD Card, will now be getting a Micro SD card... Read more
On Monday, the Raspberry Pi Foundation announced the new Raspberry Pi Model B+. The B+ contains the same core hardware as the Model B, but it includes more... Read more
Good news everyone!
The latest version of PiPlay is available to download!
Available to download at:
The image requires an 8GB SD Card
This release has been a huge amount... Read more
Happy 4th of July!
There is a pretty even distribution between my international and US based backers, so for those of us in the US, Happy Independence Day. For those not in... Read more
Surveys, Stickers, and Video
For those who pledged at the sticker level and below, your rewards have been sent and your names have been added to the code.
I will be sending... Read more
Snow in June?
For those who don't know, my day job involves creating tools and apps that help students and faculty at my university have a greater learning experience online. ... Read more
I got the second prototype case last night. The material was a lot darker than I expected, but still looks great. We had to make a change to... Read more
Stickers Came In!
First Parts Came In
In the box are the Raspberry Pis, HDMI Cables, and the HDMI Adaptors.
Sticker surveys will be going out this weekend.... Read more
Things are progressing at a great pace.
Raspberry Pi's have been ordered. The sheets of plastic have arrived and are being cut. The HDMI cables and adapters have... Read more
Weekly Update: Quotes
I am going to make it a priority to update once a week (usually on Fridays, the same schedule as my blog), even if I have nothing new... Read more
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It's been a week since PiPlay was funded. It will probably be another week before I can transfer the Kickstarter funds to my account. I've spent the past... Read more
Funded! Now the fun begins...
Thank you so much for your backings and support. Over 400% funded! What did I do to celebrate?
I got a delicious post-Kickstarter celebratory Icee :)
Updates... Read more
42 hours to go! New Reward Available - PiPlay Case
We are at the last few days / hours. What an amazing ride so far! Thank you all!
The prototype cases look great! They are now available as... Read more
It's Over 9000!
Sorry, sorry, sorry! I couldn't resist! I've been waiting to post this gif all day :)
Have a great weekend everyone!
Prototype Case Pictures
One week left and we are over 300% funded! This is amazing :D
Today I got the first pictures of the prototype cases right off the laser cutter.... Read more
Two weeks left. I'm already blown away by all of the support I am receiving. Thank you all!
The latest beta of PiPlay was released for download and... Read more
Stretch Goals & PyCon 2014
So, first of all, a huge THANK YOU to everyone who has backed me so far!
PyCon 2014 was a blast.
Pictures during setup:
I am currently designing... Read more
I am getting ready to board a flight to Montreal for the annual Python software conference: PyCon
I am doing a poster session on PiPlay on Sunday, regarding... Read more
New Name - PiPlay
I am changing the name of the PiMAME project to the PiPlay project.
It has come to my attention that I am possibly violating the trademark(s) of... Read more
100% funded in less than 24 hours. WOW! Thank you everyone!
More updates to come.
So this first day has been crazy. Thank you everyone for all the support and backings so far!
The first 10 complete PiMAME kits have sold out. I... Read more