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  • Win Raspberry Pi computers

    Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:34

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    Wiley have given us 5 amazing Raspberry Pi computers and 5 copies of Raspberry Pi user guides to give away to 5 lucky winners!

    blog imageThe Raspberry Pi is a credit-card sized computer that plugs into your TV and a keyboard, and has taken the tech world by storm. It's a capable little PC which can be used for many of the things that your desktop PC does, like spreadsheets, word-processing and games. It also plays high-definition video.

    Just answer the simple question below by Thursday 21 February midnight GMT to be in with a chance to win.

    Update -- winners: Kate Byrne, Kjell-Jostein Sivertsen, Michelle Woodward, Frank Zaal, Mikko Piippo

    Competition now closed

    Posted by Anna Anna

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    Raspberry Pi computers

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      2. To be eligible, entries must be received on or before the competition closing date. All entries shall become the property of The Book Depository, and their directors, officers, representatives, advertising and promotional agencies are not responsible for contacting or forwarding prizes to entrants who provide unclear or incomplete information or for entries lost, misdirected, delayed or destroyed.

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    1. Jorge Alexandre Abreu's avatar Jorge Alexandre Abreu

      Raspberry.. hmm

      Posted Mon, 04 Feb 2013 12:07
    2. Sarah's avatar Sarah

      im intrigued!

      Posted Mon, 04 Feb 2013 06:49
    3. Karil Whetstone's avatar Karil Whetstone

      Thank you great surprise!

      Posted Mon, 04 Feb 2013 01:55
    4. Sam Burr's avatar Sam Burr


      Posted Sun, 03 Feb 2013 14:11
    5. Sharon Hackwood's avatar Sharon Hackwood

      Amazing! ... and so small.

      Posted Sun, 03 Feb 2013 07:02
    6. Andre's avatar Andre

      As a computer sciences student, winning this would be a dream come true! *crosses fingers*!

      Posted Sat, 02 Feb 2013 20:02
    7. Emil Petras's avatar Emil Petras

      A Raspberry Pi competition on BookDepository ? Great!

      Posted Sat, 02 Feb 2013 16:26
    8. Pauline Barr's avatar Pauline Barr

      I hope I win, I hope I win, I hope I win!!!

      Posted Sat, 02 Feb 2013 12:30
    9. Lara Jewdryna Barzo's avatar Lara Jewdryna Barzo

      That's awesome! I bet my classmates haven't even heard of Raspberry pi. It would be great to have one. Being an IT student and all.

      Posted Sat, 02 Feb 2013 10:07
    10. Tseng Yi Hua's avatar Tseng Yi Hua

      it is fun

      Posted Sat, 02 Feb 2013 09:18
    11. Ellen McHugh's avatar Ellen McHugh

      Thank you, Thank you, Thank you

      Posted Sat, 02 Feb 2013 07:22
    12. Carl Sandine's avatar Carl Sandine

      Sounds great !

      Posted Sat, 02 Feb 2013 02:35
    13. SACHA's avatar SACHA

      This would give me a lovely birthday gift. Hint... Hint...

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 22:18
    14. Luis Borges Gouveia's avatar Luis Borges Gouveia

      cool this is a DIY XXI Century toy

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 21:27
    15. Jen Pearson's avatar Jen Pearson

      All the guys at work rave about this - I'd love to be the first girl there with one hehe

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 20:30
    16. Kattyna's avatar Kattyna

      Sounds really great, I would like to win one of these little wonders :)

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 19:44
    17. Manca Senicar's avatar Manca Senicar

      Wow, that's a great competition! I hope I'll get lucky this time :)

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 19:44
    18. Evelyn Corry's avatar Evelyn Corry

      Sounds like an amazing little device. Would love to win :)

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 15:59
    19. donna christie m parel's avatar donna christie m parel


      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 14:52
    20. Ceasar Thaddeus Benavidez's avatar Ceasar Thaddeus Benavidez


      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 14:45
    21. Arden Torres's avatar Arden Torres

      Thank you! I won!

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 14:31
    22. Elena's avatar Elena

      Many thanks!

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 14:01
    23. Luca Iacono's avatar Luca Iacono

      love it :)

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 13:12
    24. Živa's avatar Živa


      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 13:06
    25. Janita Khalife's avatar Janita Khalife

      Looks like fun!

      Posted Fri, 01 Feb 2013 12:43

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