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Offline TomToad

Happy pi Day
« on: March 14, 2018, 07:10:18 AM »
For those who haven't seen it yet :)
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Offline IanMartin

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #1 on: March 14, 2018, 06:53:49 PM »
heheh, that was kinda creepy! 
My favorite part is when the one kid tries to escape the madness :P
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Offline Steve Elliott

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #2 on: March 14, 2018, 06:57:03 PM »
lol yes it was!  Or we could just go for hyper!!  ;)

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Offline Hotshot

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #3 on: March 14, 2018, 07:20:11 PM »
I am disappointed that they have just 1GB Ram and little improve 1.4GHZ as I did rather waited for PI 4 when come :)

Offline Steve Elliott

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #4 on: March 14, 2018, 07:29:22 PM »
Yes this is a cleaning up of the circuit board, less heat produced, some faster CPU, faster broadband and networking basically - but at the same price.  I paid only £32.

I was just talking to somebody that was saying, what?  A £32 pound computer is running (a free version) of AGK at the same speed as my £2000 computer?  Sometimes you need to get some perspective!  Yes the pi3 B+ is underpowered - but it is extremely efficient, small and requires very low power to run (you can run it off a battery pack or one of those mobile phone power banks).
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Offline c0d3r9

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #5 on: March 14, 2018, 08:39:45 PM »
Can you tell me the store(if an online store) where you have payed only 32?
Maybe i make a gift to myself ;)
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Offline Steve Elliott

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #6 on: March 14, 2018, 08:43:10 PM »
Windows 10 64-bit, 16Gb RAM, Intel i5 3.2 GHz, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 (2Gb)
MacOS Big Sur 64-bit, 8Gb RAM, Intel i5 2.3 Ghz, Intel Iris Plus Graphics 640 1536 MB
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Offline c0d3r9

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #7 on: March 14, 2018, 08:48:53 PM »
Thank you Steve
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Offline Steve Elliott

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #8 on: March 14, 2018, 08:49:43 PM »
No problem.
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Offline Amon.

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #9 on: March 14, 2018, 09:28:23 PM »
Xojo are giving away free pi licenses for their software. https://blog.xojo.com/

:)
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Offline Brucey

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #10 on: March 14, 2018, 10:09:06 PM »
Xojo are giving away free pi licenses for their software. https://blog.xojo.com/

:)

It lets you build "console" apps for the Pi. Well, that's exciting!

Offline Steve Elliott

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #11 on: March 14, 2018, 11:11:35 PM »
lmao  ;D
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Offline Goodlookinguy

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #12 on: March 15, 2018, 05:39:52 AM »
For those that don't know, today is also Einstein's birthday.

Pi Day, Einstein's Birthday, and Stephen Hawking's death are all on the same date now. Very interesting day this is.

As for the Rasp Pi stuff, I didn't know there was a newer model. Think I'll upgrade from the one I have since I use it as a plex server and I need that processing power.
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Offline ENAY

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #13 on: March 15, 2018, 05:52:13 AM »
> Pi Day, Einstein's Birthday, and Stephen Hawking's death are all on the same date now. Very interesting day this is.

Wow, that is spooky, but I guess, 365 days in a year. There's a fairly decent chance someone is born or not born on a famous day.

Two of my friends were born on September 11th, another on Christmas day and one girl I used to know was born in a leap year on Feb 29th, and had to celebrate her birthday on the 28th for years where there was no 29th.

Weird how life turns out that way sometimes.

All I knew as a child is that it's best to be born somewhere around June or July so you can presents on your birthday and Christmas every six months. When your birthday is too near to Christmas, there's a looong time where you had to wait for presents. LOL  :P

Offline TomToad

Re: Happy pi Day
« Reply #14 on: March 15, 2018, 10:23:06 AM »
Wow, that is spooky, but I guess, 365 days in a year. There's a fairly decent chance someone is born or not born on a famous day.

Not so spooky, just billions of people over thousands of years.  This site https://www.onthisday.com/ has a bunch of famous events, births, deaths, etc... on any day.
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