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Business Weekly: Raspberry Pi engineers win MacRobert award

Raspberry Pi team of engineers has won the Royal Academy of Engineering’s MacRobert Award, recognised as the UK’s top engineering innovation accolade. The company, that has sold more than 14 million tiny computers globally was founded in 2012 by Eben…

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Wired: How has the iPhone changed our lives?

Apple’s iPhone just turned 10. Technology experts share their views on how the smartphone changed their lives. Eben Upton, founder of Raspberry Pi and an Executive MBA alumnus at Cambridge Judge Business School (EMBA 2009), says Raspberry Pi “owes” graphics…

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Financial Times: Raspberry Pi served with top engineering prize

The Raspberry Pi team who created a tiny computer designed to involve children in coding has been awarded the Royal Academy of Engineering's MacRobert Prize - one of Britain’s most prestigious engineering awards. The company was launched in 2012 and…

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BBC: Raspberry Pi scores UK’s top engineering award

The team that created a credit card-size computer in order to get more children involved in coding has been awarded the Royal Academy of Engineering's MacRobert Prize. Eben Upton, founder and chief executive of Raspberry Pi, is an alumnus of…

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Cambridge News: Raspberry Pi plans to open 5,000 new code clubs around the world

The Raspberry Pi foundation is to partner with global kids coding club network CoderDojo Foundation to give more young people opportunity to learn coding. Philip Colligan, CEO of the Raspberry Pi foundation, said: “We have set ourselves an ambitious goal:…

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Queen’s Birthday Honours

CBE for Cambridge Judge alumnus Dr Eben Upton, who pioneered the Raspberry Pi handheld computer, in the Queen's Birthday Honours. Dr Eben Upton, an Executive MBA alumnus at Cambridge Judge Business School and pioneer of the Raspberry Pi bare-bones computer,…

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BBC News: Raspberry Pi 3 adds wi-fi and Bluetooth

Raspberry Pi has released a new Raspberry Pi 3 computer featuring a faster 64-bit processor and built-in wi-fi and Bluetooth connections. Eben Upton, co-founder of Raspberry Pi and Cambridge Executive MBA alumnus, said Raspberry Pi’s computers and other coding projects…

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Out of this world

Astro Pi reaches the International Space Station. Christmas has arrived early this year for the astronauts on the International Space Station (ISS). Cygnus cargo ship arrived at the station on Wednesday 9 December, carrying food and water supplies, Christmas presents…

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The Pi’s the limit

Students devise space experiments on electronics designed by Cambridge Judge EMBA participant. School students across the UK are being given a chance to devise experiments in outer space with the Raspberry Pi computer, thanks in part to a slightly older…

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Cambridge News: Sales of Raspberry Pi computer developed in Cambridge hit 3.8 million

The newspaper features Raspberry Pi and interviews it’s co-founder and Executive MBA alumnus Eben Upton. The company was launched in 2012 and have already sold more than 3m low-cost computers. Eben said they didn’t expect to do so well: "In…

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