Secret ingredient' in sales of Raspberry Pi is Minecraft

Secret ingredient' in sales of Raspberry Pi is Minecraft
Dr Eben Upton, who created the Raspberry Pi.

The video game Minecraft is helping to increase the use of Raspberry Pi, a credit-card sized computer aimed at educating children.

The video game Minecraft is helping to increase the use of Raspberry Pi, a credit-card sized computer aimed at educating children.

Dr Eben Upton, the creator of the mini-computer, said the use of Minecraft by users of Raspberry Pi was a way of promoting computer programming in younger generations. Upton told The Sunday Business Post he had always believed the product should be fun first and foremost.

''There is much more of a feel that...

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