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Penguin Lifelines

We quite frequently get asked about optimum operating temperatures for the Raspberry Pi – frequently enough that this was a very early addition to our FAQs page back in 2012: The Raspberry Pi is built from commercial chips which are qualified to different temperature ranges; the LAN9512 is specified by the manufacturers being qualified from 0°C... Continue reading

A perfunctory post about processors and Peter’s Penguins Puzzle

Buy one processor, get 48 free! As well as an ARM processor, the Raspberry Pi’s system on a chip (SoC) also contains 48 extra processors optimised for the calculations involved in 3d graphics. As an example of how to use these processors on the Raspberry Pi, Peter de Rivaz (an old and revoltingly clever friend of... Continue reading