Linux.com

Home News Hardware Peripherals Minecraft Raspberry Pi Edition To Help Kids Learn To Code While They Build

Minecraft Raspberry Pi Edition To Help Kids Learn To Code While They Build

raspberry-pi-logo

The Raspberry Pi Foundation, maker of the $35 mini computer, is on a mission to get more kids to learn to code – and what better way to get children excited about the power of programming than by involving virtual block-builder game Minecraft? An official Mojang produced port of Minecraft: Pocket Edition was announced for Pi at the weekend – known as Minecraft: Pi Edition. Now the Foundation has put up a video showing how Minecraft gameplay on Pi can be combined with programming commands so kids can use text commands to control the world.

Read more at TechCrunch

 

Comments

Subscribe to Comments Feed

Upcoming Linux Foundation Courses

  1. LFD331 Developing Linux Device Drivers
    25 Aug » 29 Aug - Virtual
    Details
  2. LFD411 Embedded Linux Development
    25 Aug » 29 Aug - Santa Clara, CA
    Details
  3. LFS422 High Availability Linux Architecture
    08 Sep » 11 Sep - Raleigh, NC
    Details

View All Upcoming Courses

Become an Individual Member
Check out the Friday Funnies

Sign Up For the Linux.com Newsletter


Who we are ?

The Linux Foundation is a non-profit consortium dedicated to the growth of Linux.

More About the foundation...

Frequent Questions

Join / Linux Training / Board