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A new Qwiic-compatible TFMini LiDAR module, a triad spectroscopy sensor, a new SDR, the SmartLED Shield, and a radio telemetry kit!

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All About Distance Sensing

We’ve put together a page dedicated to distance sensing. Get a quick overview of how distance sensing works, a comparison guide and maybe even some inspiration for your next project.

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What the Python Sees

Let's face it, as much as we love Arduino, there are some things it just can't do. To branch out, let's take a look at a little bit of Python.

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According to Pete: IMU 101

A little shaky on IMU selection? This might smooth it out for you.

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Today we have a new Configurable OpAmp Board, a RISC-V Dev board, two SDRs, and a few other components for your next project!

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It's the question I see most in relation to Arduino: "How do I get into it?"

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Happy Halloween!

Halloween is made for makers. Whether your thing is an over-the-top, automated yard display, an amazing cosplay costume, or a beautifully carved pumpkin with an RGB LED light show emanating from it, this holiday lets us build things not because they're practical or necessary, but because they are fun!

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Save 15% on most Qwiic boards through Wednesday, 10/31.

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Today we have a new stereo camera, an all-in-one sensor module, an absolute encoder, LEDs and a baseplate for your Raspberry Pi!

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I needed a positionable desk lamp and I had a bin full of heads on my desk. Add in Halloween, and I can now see what I'm soldering!

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Getting started with an API example using NASA's Near Earth Object Web Service

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Love old gear? So do we! Here's a new video series to revel in all that's come before.

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Halloween is only a week away but there's still time to make one of these projects or costumes!

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Three new gator:board ProtoSnaps for your micro:bit and a compact USB Logic Analyzer moves over from SparkX!

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Adding scary sounds to your haunted house (or front porch) used to be hard. These clever products make it easy. BOO!

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Check out this distance sensing Halloween prop designed to spook the willies out of trick-or-treaters.

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How do you build a better laser? Maybe this way.

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