A Python script, a Raspberry Pi, a secret Google Calendar API. Oh my!

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How to set up a Raspberry Pi 4 without using a monitor

What you will need:

  1. A Raspberry Pi with wifi capabilities, such as the Raspberry Pi 4 Model B.
  2. Power cable for Raspberry Pi (USB-C). Something like this.
  3. A MicroSD card. Recommended size is 8 GB, but you may be able to get away with 4 GB.
  4. If your mac only has USB-C ports, you’ll need a USB-C MicroSD Card Reader or some other way to read/write to then MicroSD card.


  1. Download the Raspberry Pi Imager…

Paul Bitutsky

Software Engineer at Google working on the Translate iOS app. Recent graduate of UC Berkeley, majoring in Computer Science and Business.

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