[dvlug] Fwd: BALUG: Tu 2012-06-19: Rasperry Pi presented by Allan Cecil; & other BALUG news

Grant Bowman grantbow at dvlug.org
Fri Jun 15 17:50:25 PDT 2012

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Subject: [BALUG-Announce] BALUG: Tu 2012-06-19: Rasperry Pi presented by
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BALUG: Tu 2012-06-19: Rasperry Pi presented by Allan Cecil; & other BALUG


items, details further below:
2012-06-19 at BALUG: Raspberry Pi, presented by Allan Cecil
Twitter https://twitter.com/#!/BALUG_**org<https://twitter.com/#!/BALUG_org>
CDs, and other "door prizes", etc.
volunteering to help BALUG


For our 2012-06-19 meeting BALUG is proud to present:

Raspberry Pi[1], presented by Allan Cecil

A Raspberry Pi[1] is a low power $35 Linux PC the size of a deck of
cards with powerful features including hardware-accelerated h.264 video
playback at 1080p.  In this talk, Allan will present an overview of the
educational mission of the Raspberry Pi Foundation[2], available
hardware variants and accessories, precompiled Linux distributions, and
a live demo including a demonstration of XBMC playing back HD video.

Allan Cecil is the Vice President of the North Bay Linux Users Group[3]
and a Test Engineer for Cyan, Inc.[4] in Petaluma[5].

1. http://www.raspberrypi.org/**faqs <http://www.raspberrypi.org/faqs>
2. http://www.raspberrypi.org/**about <http://www.raspberrypi.org/about>
3. http://www.nblug.org/
4. http://cyaninc.com/
5. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/**Petaluma,_California<http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petaluma,_California>

So, if you'd like to join us please RSVP to:

                      rsvp at balug.org

**Why RSVP??**

Well, don't worry we won't turn you away, but the RSVPs really help
BALUG and the Four Seas Restaurant plan the meal and meeting, and with
sufficient attendance, they also help ensure that we'll be able to eat
upstairs in the private banquet room.

Meeting Details...

                      Tuesday, June 19th, 2012 2012-06-19

                      Four Seas Restaurant http://www.fourseasr.com/
                      731 Grant Ave.
                      San Francisco, CA 94108
                      Easy PARKING:
                        Portsmouth Square Garage at 733 Kearny:

Cost: The meetings are always free, but for dinner, for your gift of $13
     cash, we give you a gift of dinner - joining us for a yummy
     family-style Chinese dinner - tax and tip included (your gift
     also helps in our patronizing the restaurant venue).


Twitter - you can also follow BALUG on Twitter:
https://twitter.com/#!/BALUG_**org <https://twitter.com/#!/BALUG_org>


CDs, and other "door prizes", etc.

Goodies we'll have at the meeting (at least the following):

CDs, etc. - have a peek here:
We do also have some additional give-away items, and may have
"door prizes".


volunteering to help BALUG

Want to volunteer to help out BALUG?  (quite a variety of opportunities)
Drop us a note at:
balug-contact at balug.org
Or come talk to us at a BALUG meeting.



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