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Getting Started with Intel Galileo by Matt Richardson

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Chapter 1. Introduction to Galileo

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The purpose of the hardware and software that make up the Arduino platform is to reduce complexity when making an electronic project. It’s meant to let you experiment, invent, and explore creative uses of technology rather than getting bogged down in technical mastery. By offering compatibility with Arduino hardware and software, Intel Galileo delivers an easy-to-use platform but has more power and features than typical Arduino boards.

What Is Galileo?

Galileo is a hardware development board, which is an electronic circuit board that helps you develop interactive objects by reading information from the physical world, ...

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