Beginning BBC micro:bit: A Practical Introduction to micro:bit Development

Beginning BBC micro:bit: A Practical Introduction to micro:bit Development

by Pradeeka Seneviratne

Paperback(1st ed.)

$24.99

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781484233597
Publisher: Apress
Publication date: 01/25/2018
Edition description: 1st ed.
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author

Pradeeka Seneviratne is a software engineer with over 10 years of experience in computer programming and systems design. He is an expert in the development of Arduino and Raspberry Pi-based embedded systems and is currently a full-time embedded software engineer working with embedded systems and highly scalable technologies. Previously, Pradeeka worked as a software engineer for several IT infrastructure and technology servicing companies.


He collaborated with the Outernet (free data from space, forever) project as a volunteer hardware and software tester for Lighthouse, and Raspberry Pi-based DIY Outernet receivers based on Ku band satellite frequencies. Pradeeka is the author Building Arduino PLCs, Internet of Things with Arduino Blueprints, IoT: Building Arduino-based Projects, and Raspberry Pi 3 Projects for Java Programmers.

Table of Contents


Beginning BBC micro:bit, Pradeeka Seneviratne


Chapter 1: Getting Ready


Chapter 2: Working with Display and Images


Chapter 3: Working with Buttons


Chapter 4: Using Inputs and Outputs


Chapter 5: Using the Accelerometer and Compass


Chapter 6: Working with Music


Chapter 7: Working with Speech


Chapter 8: Storing and Manipulating Files


Chapter 9: Networks and Radios


Appendix A: Updating DAPLink Firmware and Using REPL with Tera Term


Appendix B: Using micro:bit and micro:bit Blue Apps with Mobile Devices.


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