Peter de Rivaz

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


Liz: Some news from Tim Skillman – which is going to be particularly interesting for those of you who wanted to use the accelerated 3D potential of the Raspberry Pi, but who didn’t fancy getting down and dirty with OpenGL ES. Pi3D is still a work in progress, but there’s already plenty you can already... Continue reading