Programming the BeagleBone Black: Getting Started with JavaScript and BoneScript

Programming the BeagleBone Black: Getting Started with JavaScript and BoneScript

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Electronics guru Simon Monk makes it easy to learn BeagleBone Black programming skills! Learn how to program the BeagleBone Black-the wildly popular single-board computer--using JavaScript and the native BoneScript language. You'll find out how to interface with expansion capes to add capabilities to the basic board, and how to create a Web interface for BBB. Two hardware projects demonstrate how to use the board as an embedded platform. A fast-paced introduction that gets you up and running quickly Well illustrated with examples for software and hardware projects Explains how to attach electronics to the BBB No prior electronics or programming experience required Make Great Stuff! TAB, an imprint of McGraw-Hill Professional, is a leading publisher of DIY technology books for makers, hackers, and electronics more

Product details

  • Paperback | 216 pages
  • 152.4 x 228.6 x 12.7mm | 181.44g
  • McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
  • TAB Books Inc
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures
  • 0071832122
  • 9780071832120
  • 411,617

About Simon Monk

Dr. Simon Monk (Preston, UK) has a degree in Cybernetics and Computer Science and a PhD in Software Engineering. He is the bestselling author of Programming Arduino, Programming the Raspberry Pi, and other more

Table of contents

1. Introduction 2. Using the BeagleBone Black as a Linux Computer 3. Programming Basics 4. Programming in JavaScript 5. GPIO Programming with BoneScript 6. Hardware Interfacing 7. Using Expansion Capes 8. Making a Web Interface 9. Roving Robot Example Project 10. LED Binary Clock Example Project 11. Programming Alternatives A. Componentsshow more

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