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The Official BBC micro : bit User Guide - Gareth Halfacree

The Official BBC micro

bit User Guide

Paperback Published: 6th October 2017
ISBN: 9781119386735
Number Of Pages: 312

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The go-to guide to getting started with the BBC micro:bit and exploring all of its amazing capabilities.

The BBC micro:bit is a pocket-sized electronic development platform built with education in mind. It was developed by the BBC in partnership with major tech companies, communities, and educational organizations to provide kids with a fun, easy, inexpensive way to develop their digital skills. With it, kids (and grownups) can learn basic programming and coding while having fun making virtual pets, developing games, and a whole lot more. 

Written by internationally bestselling tech author Gareth Halfacree and endorsed by the Micro:bit Foundation, The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide contains what you need to know to get up and running fast with the BBC micro:bit. Learn everything from taking your first steps with the BBC micro:bit to writing your own programs. You'll also learn how to expand its capabilities with add-ons through easy-to-follow, step-by-step instructions. 

·         Set up your BBC micro:bit and develop your digital skills

·         Write code in JavaScript Blocks, JavaScript, and Python

·         Discover the BBC micro:bit’s built-in sensors

·         Connect the BBC micro:bit to a Raspberry Pi to extend its capabilities

·         Build your own circuits and create hardware

The Official BBC micro:bit User Guide is your go-to source for learning all the secrets of the BBC micro:bit. Whether you're just beginning or have some experience, this book allows you to dive right in and experience everything the BBC micro:bit has to offer.

ISBN: 9781119386735
ISBN-10: 111938673X
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 312
Published: 6th October 2017
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 18.7  x 1.4
Weight (kg): 0.52