Well, it was not a fluke. There is some interest in Linux and Free and Open Source Software in Cochise County.
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After 13 months of hosting a Ubuntu Hour in Sierra Vista and discovering the previous existence of a now defunct Linux User Group, I joined with two other Linux users and members of AZLOCO to attempt to bring the Cochise Linux User Group (CLUG) back to life.
I found this page showing where to get free online linux training. I hope this helps for people trying to learn linux.
There are 12 different places to choose from.
These are list of gaming websites that I compiled. They are of no particular order this is just a list for people to use for their gaming needs. I know there are more websites but this is the list that I wanted people to get started with.
According to wikipedia;
Valve co-founder Gabe Newell has stated that "Linux and open source are the future of gaming".
Humble Bumble sales for Linux account for 18%.
As of March 2014, Steam reports that less than 1.2% of users are using some form of Linux as their platforms primary operating system.
If you are living in Arizona and you have a PI outside, you might want to keep an eye on its temperature. It might get a bit hot, and you might need to know how far you can push the PI before it starts acting funny...
So here is a recipe for doing this.
A couple of weeks ago I attended a workshop on Arduino at Local Motors (LM). There were about 20 people, some with experience; others with none. Some brought their own Arduino kits and LM provided kits for us who did not have. First, there was a presentation on Arduino so that we could understand the basics. Then we started the workshop; our first exercise was to blink a LED. In Arduino terms, you enable one pin as output, then you loop to set the value to 0 and 1. Here's the code:
// Pin 13 has a LED connected on most Arduino boards.
int led = 13;