Monday, December 17, 2012

Official Raspberry Pi App Store Open

Today marks the announcement by the Raspberry Pi Foundation of an application (app) store for software, tutorials, and other material for the Raspberry Pi computer.

Currently there are some games, productivity software, and a tutorial and the content is sure to grow exponentially.  Most are free although there is the ability to have software for sale or software for tips.

You can also view the store in a browser at http://store.raspberrypi.com/.


An updated Raspbian Linux image which includes the Pi Store is available from the Raspberry Pi downloads page. Raspbian users can add the Pi Store application to their existing install by typing:

sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install pistore