No doubt Raspberry Pi is an excellent single-board computer, but if you want to more easily use it, the Kano Raspberry Pi computer kit may be more suitable for you.
Kano is an easy-to-use computer kit based on Raspberry Pi. As we can see from the images, the computer kit contains almost all must-have accessories for Raspberry Pi including a custom case, an 8GB SD card with Kano OS and Levels, DIY speaker, Kano wireless keyboard with independent mouse buttons and multitouch trackpad, smart power plug, WiFi powerup, and etc. Of course, it also has a Raspberry Pi Model B. Using its included Kano books you can easily assemble your own Raspberry Pi computer and connect it with your display. Moreover, the Kano OS is a distribution of Debian Linux along with an intuitive interface for convenient operation, and it runs six Kano Levels, software projects to make Pong, Minecraft, videos, and music, and with more to come. After the break, check out the following demo video first.
At present the team of Kano is raising fund at Kickstarter. Pledging $99 will let you own the Raspberry Pi computer kit. If you’re interested, jump to Kickstarter official site for more details.