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"Loaded with helpful information and coding tutorials, this exploration around the extensive capabilities of BeagleBone Black has me excited to connect everything I encounter to the Internet."
-- Christine Long, Foundation
"What I've learned on this topic has taken me a decade of self-study culling through books and release notes and various platforms. Here, you've demystified it all in the span of a single (large) volume."
-- Brian DeLacey, founder of the IoT Festival
"This wonderful book is at the nexus of so many of the skills that are vital to today's computer scientists, electrical engineers, and innovators of all stripes as they turn their ideas into transformative creations."
-- Prof Ray Simar, Professor in the Practice of Digital Signal Processing Architecture, Rice University, Texas
"Derek Molloy's, Exploring BeagleBone, is THE book to go to if you are interested in learning about embedded Linux programming and how to use it to exploit the powerful capabilities of the BeagleBone single board computer."
-- Prof. Burford Furman, San José State University, California
Whatever applications you can dream up, the BeagleBone can help you build them. This hands-on guide teaches you the essential BeagleBone skills and underlying engineering principles. It then takes you into interfacing, communication, and control so that you can create your own projects. Finally, you'll explore using the BeagleBone for advanced applications such as building Internet-of-Things systems and real-time interfacing. With hands-on examples and outstanding guidance, this book will give you the in-depth knowledge to do great things with the BeagleBone.
* Features a detailed review of the Linux, electronics, and programming skills required to master the BeagleBone
* Thoroughly examines interfacing the BeagleBone to almost any type of circuit or device
* Demonstrates advanced BeagleBone applications such as network communications; rich user interfaces; images, video, and audio; and real-time interfacing using the BeagleBone's PRU-ICSS
* Teaches transferrable essential skills to help you design with electronics, modules, or peripherals that can be used even beyond the BeagleBone
* Offers a strong "learn-by-doing" approach that supports both beginners and power users
Visit the companion website at for source code, instructional videos, online peer discussions, and more!


Dr. Derek Molloy is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Electronic Engineering at Dublin City University, Ireland. Derek produces a popular YouTube series on the BeagleBone platform and a wide variety of embedded Linux topics. His videos and personal blog have introduced millions of people to the BeagleBone, embedded Linux, and digital electronics.

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  • Copertina flessibile: 564 pagine
  • Editore: John Wiley & Sons Inc (Computers); 1 edizione (20 febbraio 2015)
  • Lingua: Inglese
  • ISBN-10: 1118935128
  • ISBN-13: 978-1118935125
  • Peso di spedizione: 975 g
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Questo libro l'ho acquistato come strumento utile per raggruppare tutte le info necessarie per lavorare sul Beaglebone black, info che in rete sono molto frammentate, tipico del mondo open. Per chi inizia è ancora più utile, in quanto fornisce elementi fondamentali sia di elettronica che su Linux. Per chi già sa come muoversi molto utile il supporto online sul sito e i video sul canale youtube. Consigliatissimo!!
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5.0 su 5 stelle One of the best all-around learning books I've ever seen on an embedded system. 26 dicembre 2014
Di Tom Betka - Pubblicato su
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Wow. Where to begin with this book? So much to say...

Here's my first thought: If you are looking for a simplified, superficial and less-than-complete review of all-things Beaglebone, then do not buy this book. For everyone else, this book is a MUST HAVE!


I got the Kindle version of this book almost two weeks ago, and have spent 6-8 hours per day reading it and working on the examples--and I am still only in Chapter 8. There are a LOT of examples, and they are generally very thorough. Dr. Molloy has also created a companion website for this book (who else does that, btw?), and I've regularly been posting any little errata that I find to the page for the appropriate chapter. There have been very minor errata found thus far, which is incredible enough given the complexity of the subject matter. Therefore you really are only limited by your own effort, in terms of what you can learn from this book. I could write an extremely lengthy review about this book and go on and on and on about how it really IS the definitive "How-To" book on all-things Beaglebone because, well, it is. But until you get the thing and start working through it for yourself, you wouldn't appreciate half of what I could say. However I think there are two very important points that I should discuss in this review.

First, this is not just a book about using the Beaglebone platform. Sure, that's what the title says it's about--and that's indeed the theme to the book. However this book is about so much more than *just* using the BBB: It's about how to work efficiently with an embedded Linux device, and how to master said device. Dr. Molloy's teaching style is easily one of the best I've ever seen in the field of Computer Science, and the order and flow of this book is very intuitive. This will readily allow you to build on previous chapters and enhance your learning as you move through the book. In addition he teaches you some basic electronics, so that you can work with the BBB device safely and not damage the hardware (or the underlying Linux operating system). When you consider the breadth of material necessary to work with such a platform as the BBB device, it really is a huge undertaking to cover in just one book--but at no time did I feel lost or overwhelmed by the material.

The other thing that must be said about this book is that is is NOT just a book about programming. Yeah sure, that stuff is covered. But a monkey could write C/C++ code, given enough time and the proper incentive. It wouldn't necessarily be *good* code--but I've met some humans who can't write good C/C++ code either, and they profess to be well above the monkey in the grand scheme of things. Rather this book really is about how to be a Computer Scientist in the area of Embedded Systems. It's about how to take a well-engineered and very capable embedded hardware platform and use it with an unbelievably powerful (and immensely configurable) operating system, and master their combined use. In other words--it's about thinking like an actual Computer Scientist is expected to think in the real world. Also, the book is not about just loading some code examples into your text editor or IDE, running them...and then telling yourself: "Yup, I got it...that's easy. I can do that, no problem!" Certainly you could do that, but you'd only be cheating yourself. There are way too many of those types of programmers out there that do just that, but then don't even know how to log in to a device remotely, set up a proper tool-chain or (God forbid) have to debug a non-working system. But with this book you are exposed to all of those things--all in the first few chapters!

So in conclusion, I'll say one last thing: There are several other books on the market about the Beaglebone/Beaglebone Black devices, and they are generally very good. I believe that I have them all for the most part. However those books are NOT this book. This book is like those books, on steroids...times 10. If those books are the mathematical equivalent of Trigonometry and College Algebra, then this book is Calculus 3 *and* Differential Equations...all rolled into one. Yes, it really is that good. But hey, don't believe me. Instead, just have a look inside the book and judge for yourself. Better yet, buy the Kindle version and go through Part 1. The knowledge you will gain in just those five chapters alone will easily be worth the $23 you spend on the Kindle version of this book.

I have no affiliation with Texas Instruments or with Dr. Molloy. However I have been following his YouTube tutorials for over two years now and am very grateful that he has taken the time to develop this entire learning package (book, website, video demonstrations, etc). Using this book my knowledge of embedded Linux has grown by leaps and bounds, in just the past two weeks!
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5.0 su 5 stelle An engineering textbook masterpiece 28 marzo 2015
Di Merlin - Pubblicato su
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This is one of the best technical books I have read in 30 years. It should be used as curriculum at school, and maybe it is at Derek's college. I have been using BeagleBone since 2012, often in real world applications. Therefore, I was very familiar with Derek's youtube videos that often got me started on specific topics about the board features.
But this book goes way beyond the mere usage of a product, it's a full multidisciplinary workshop on electronics, physical computing, networking, and process control. As efficacy, I put this guy at the same level as a W.Bolton or a S.Gibilisco, plus the monumental collateral (and free) material posted on his website and youtube channel.
Were I 20 years younger, I would spend a semester in Dublin just to go to Derek's classes...
5.0 su 5 stelle Ambitious and successful - really useful. 2 agosto 2016
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I've never taken a class from Prof. Molloy; that's my loss. I hope his students appreciate their exposure to a really great teacher.

After several weeks of floundering around, reading some other books on the BBB, and countless meandering wiki threads, I came to notice a pattern - this guy Molloy comes up a lot in my searches and he has a good S/N ratio. Oh, he's got a book? Worth a shot.

Wow. Molloy has the great teacher's gift of anticipating your questions and meeting them with explanations, not recipes. I learned as much in 3 days with this book as in the previous 4 weeks of full-time research. The book has plenty of what I needed: how to work with Linux to access the hardware. It's mercifully free of incantations without explanation. It just skips over the script-kiddy stuff that is all you can find in so many other resources.

This is an incrediblly ambitious, meaty book - it's actually 4 books in one. There are whirlwind courses on digital electronics, Linux for the user and sysadmin, and C/C++ programming, before getting down to the ostensible topic, the Beaglebone. I can see the point of the electronics and Linux material, and the presentation is solid and will be comprehensible to a motivated beginner, but C/C++ programming is such a large topic that no one book could do it justice, let alone a few pages. It's not that this topic is unimportant; on the contrary it is central to doing real projects with embedded computers. However my feeling is that it would have been better to state up-front to the reader that some competency is assumed and go on from there. The treatment in the book is simultaneously inadequate for a novice and superfluous for an experienced programmer. The reality is that if you don't have a reasonable grasp of C/C++, you are not going to get very far in embedded programming. (My guess is that Prof. Molloy knows this perfectly well but the editors did not feel entirely comfortable releasing a popular book that states this too directly. Nonetheless, kudos to Wiley too, for publishing a very solid, worthwhile book.)

That's pretty much my only criticism, and really it amounts to carping about a couple dozen pages in a 565 page book.

If what you want is a recipe for some JS to host a web page on your BBB, this isn't the book for you. If you want to know how to access the onboard peripherals, interface with outside devices, and make the computer actually do something in response to the physical world, you won't find a more thorough, yet efficient presentation. The material on dealing with device trees and .DTBO files alone is worth the price of the book. Nobody else talks about how to control it, including the BBB technical reference, yet it's crucial to understand. Thank you, Prof. Molloy.
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5.0 su 5 stelle Not your average Getting Started with X Board book 17 giugno 2016
Di Raul Ocampo - Pubblicato su
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I came to this book the back way. I was looking for sample beaglebone code in C and I found the author's github with the example programs from the book along with revisions and supplemental programs. I noticed that the author was very responsive answering questions about the code. I know enough that between the files on github and the back and forth with questions I was able to work along each chapter but I wanted to support what the author is doing.

Now that I have the book I can tell it's a rare treat; the illustrations are beautiful the writing is clear. I look forward to the authors future work.
4.0 su 5 stelle Great Book, But Beginners May Have Difficulty 16 agosto 2015
Di TangoZulu - Pubblicato su
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This is a very well written book, but it may not be suitable by itself for everyone who wants to use the Beaglebone Black. Its strongest areas are the very good explanations and examples regarding hardware interfacing and general electronic principles. This is the best source I have found for this information. It is much more comprehensive than most texts on the BBB with regard to circuits and hardware, and very accessible to those with limited hardware experience. A weak point, in my opinion, is the focus on the C language approach. Although I agree with the author's opinion that C and C++ is the most powerful and by far the best performing programming language for microprocessor applications, it is more complex than what is needed for most BBB projects, and it is a complicated undertaking to develop a good IDE and toolchain for writing and debugging C and C++ on the BBB. On the other hand, the provided IDE Cloud 9 does an excellent job with Javascript and Python, which will be much more accessible to beginners and perfectly adequate for most BBB applications. I would use this book in combination with other excellent books such as Monk's Programming the Beaglebone Black, and Norris's The Internet of Things, which address applications using much simpler programming approaches. That said, this is your book for hardware information, and a very good book overall. If you want to tackle the C or C++ or C# approach, this will be a great starting point.