MagPi Issue #88 Hits the Stands

MagPi Issue #88 Hits the Stands

Calling all Raspberry Pi Hackers, aficionados and enthusiasts, MagPI issue #88 hits the stands. Grab a cup of your favorite brew and settle down on your couch with a copy of the MagPi to discover all the awesomeness embedded within this month’s issue. Lots of exciting stuff to read about. Check out what’s in this months magazine by looking at the Table Of Contents.

Here’s what the Raspberry Pi MagPi website has to say about Issue #88, “Rediscover retro computing and thermal-testing the new firmware. All in the latest edition of The MagPi magazine. Plus! All this inside The MagPi magazine issue 88…….”

Grab a copy of your own MagPi magazine issue #88.

Magpi Issue #88

This issue covers –

  1. Raspberry Pi 4 Retro Computing. Upcycle vintage computers with a super-fast Raspberry Pi 4; build your own DIY arcade console; and buy the best gaming kit. Everything you need to fall in love with classic computers all over again.
  2. Thermal-testing Raspberry Pi 4. Discover how firmware updates are ensuring Raspberry Pi 4 runs cooler than ever.
  3. The ZX Spectrum Next. Behind the scenes with the attempt to build a new classic computer using Raspberry Pi as a co-processor.
  4. Capture the stars. Using an astrophotography autoguider to take perfect pictures of the night sky.
  5. Add a camera to a low-cost robot. Build a small wheeled robot with a Raspberry Pi Camera Module to record video as it travels about.
  6. The Swirl Machine. How to make fantastic art by throwing wine around.
  7. Set up smart Christmas lights. Hack your Christmas tree with Raspberry Pi and make it festively voice-controlled.
  8. Release a PICO-8 game. Add some shine to a retro game and release it so other users can play it.
  9. Win! A PiArm robot arm kit

Support the awesome work being done by the Raspberry Pi foundation by purchasing a subscription hereSubscribe Now.

Head over to following link to download issue 88 of the MagPi – <Download>.

Retro computing with the Raspberry Pi
Thermal Testing with the Raspberry Pi 4
Astrophotography with the Raspberry Pi
Smart Christmas Tree Lights with the Raspberry Pi

The MagPi is freely licensed under Creative Commons (BY-SA-NC 3.0). You can download this issue free now and forever, but buying in digital & print supports the Raspberry Pi Foundation’s charitable mission to democratize computing.

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