• 2019 Holiday Gift Guide
     
    Whether you are looking for that simple stocking stuffer or Secret Santa gift or something a little more substantial, there is something for everyone!

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  • The newest version of the Raspberry Pi is now in stock!
     
    The Raspberry Pi 4 features a 1.5GHz Quad Core ARM A72 with 1, 2, or 4GB of RAM. USB 3.0 and True Gigabit Ethernet improve bottlenecks while Dual Monitor Support and 4K resolution make this an ideal choice for a light desktop PC alternative.

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  • Join The Club
    The BBC micro:bit Club Set is the most economical way to get this amazing pocket-sized computer into the classroom.





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  • The BBC Micro:bit has arrived in Canada!

    The BBC micro:bit is a pocket-sized computer designed for beginners in electronics and coding. The micro:bit makes getting into these often daunting fields as easy as possible.



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Raspberry Pi Model A+

Just in time for the holiday season – the Raspberry Pi Model A+ is here! The Raspberry Pi foundation has managed to find a way to make this wonderful single board computer even smaller and even lower cost. This lightweight Raspberry Pi has a single USB port, no Ethernet Jack, and is significantly smaller. Despite these changes, the Model A+ is still compatible with all your favourite Raspberry Pi operating systems.

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Raspberry Jam – Today

Big reminder – Today is the Nanaimo Raspberry Jam; it will be running from 2-5PM at Makerspace Nanaimo (2221A McGarrigle Road). We invite anyone curious about this awesome little single board computer to come on down, the event is open to the public and free of charge! There will be demos, discussions, explanations, a variety of Pi’s set up to try out and add-on boards that let you do, well, pretty much anything you can imagine. We hope to see you there!

Arduino Night

Reminder: We will be hosting Arduino night tonight (Wednesday) at Makerspace Nanaimo! This will be the final workshop before we break for the holiday season. If you are in the Nanaimo area and are curious about Arduino or the Makerspace be sure to check it out!

As always, we will have selection of products on hand beginning at 6:30 PM – See you there!