by Eben Upton and Gareth Halfacree contains everything the reader needs to know to get up and running on the Raspberry Pi. Raspberry Pi User Guide, 3rd Edition
The third edition is updated for the latest revision of the Raspberry Pi Model B+!
Written by Gareth Halfacree and Eben Upton, the co-creator of Raspberry Pi, this book shows how to:
Utilise the features of the Model B+ board
Connect the Raspberry Pi to other devices -- keyboard, mouse, monitor
Install the necessary software and configure the Raspberry Pi
Set up the Raspberry Pi as a simple productivity machine and multimedia centre
Write basic programs in Scratch and Python
Extend the Pi's capabilities with add-on boards such as the Gertboard
The Raspberry Pi User Guide is an ideal companion when starting out using the Raspberry Pi board.
And check out all of Adafruit's other Raspberry Pi books, accessories, boards, cases, packs, and more in the store!
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As of February 11th, 2015 they are selling the 3rd Edition of the Raspberry Pi User Guide