Happy Halloween from www.single-board.com!

Happy Halloween from www.single-board.com!

Halloween PumpkinPi for Raspberry Pi

Halloween PumpkinPi for Raspberry Pi

It’s time to grab the most terrifying Raspberry Pi board ever devised this Halloween! Ahhhhhh!

The Halloween PumpkinPi programmable kit is designed for any maker or hacker and an ideal kit for people new to Raspberry Pi or even the experienced users who want to practice the art of programming!

There are two versions of this product (via the “options” dropdown above):

  • Pre-soldered Kit – The Halloween PumpkinPi programmable kit is a do-it-yourself programming kit! Each kit is fully assembled (no soldering required) but you’ll need to code in your LED pattern to get your pumpkin terrifying the neighbors! We’ve got some example code to start you off which runs through a pattern on the 12 LEDs, but we can’t wait to see what you come up with!
    • Contents – 1x Halloween PumpkinPi – Ready to rock & roll!
  • Soldering Kit – Looking for more of a challenge? The Halloween PumpkinPi Solder Kit is a do-it-yourself solder kit that comes completely unassembled. Just follow our easy soldering guide on putting it all together, plug it into your Raspberry Pi and your Halloween Pumpkin will terrify the neighbors! The kit includes 12 LEDs and uses a CD4017BE counter & 555 timer chip to light and rotate the LED’s through a pre-defined pattern, no programming required!
    • Contents – 1x Halloween PumpkinPi PCB, 12 LEDs, CD4017BE Counter IC, 555 Timer IC, Resistors, 40 Pin Header

Raspbian Desktop LoveRPi US Edition for Raspberry Pi Boards

Love Our Pi

The folks over at LoveRPi announced their customized Raspbian Desktop images for Raspberry Pi boards. This release is based on the 2018-11-13 release of Raspbian Desktop Full with our modifications to improve performance and stability.


  • Larger FAT32 partition starting at standard 1MB offset
  • BTRFS root filesystem with compression, checksumming, and metadata duplication
  • Automatic kernel initrd generation and pruning on upgrade (apt-get and rpi-update)
  • Automatic filesystem resize to disk size without reboot
  • Automatic swap partition generation on first start
  • Disable overscan by default
  • Rotate LCD for correct orientation on Raspberry Pi Touchscreen Display
  • Change radio frequency support, locale, and timezone to US
  • Include touchscreen keyboard and vim by default
  • Remove unnecessary piwiz autostart
  • Reduced image size by 1GB for faster flashing
  • Desktop link assets for quick reference (removable)

Supported Boards:

  • Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+
  • Raspberry Pi 3 Model B
  • Raspberry Pi 2 Model B
  • Raspberry Pi Model B
  • Raspberry Pi Zero W
  • Raspberry Pi Zero

DOWNLOAD LINK: http://share.loverpi.com/board/raspberry-pi/raspbian/2018-11-13-raspbian-stretch-desktop-loverpi.zip
FILENAME: 2018-11-13-raspbian-stretch-desktop-loverpi.zip
SHA512SUM: 7dcd6402e52fd3981d150185368bde018c46963d629f93fe6059b71ef033066a5ddcc95589e32033769722c40df7dcd0b9456c54d8704949698c5603c5b211c5

Lite image available here.