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This was my first year at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) conference, and it was amazing. Here's a quick re-cap of the events

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SparkFun and Kadenze are celebrating the Month of Creative Code – join us!

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Short Circuit came out 30 years ago today, you guys.

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Just in time for Arduino Day, we're bringing you the magic of infographics.

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We came; we saw; we soldered to our hearts' delight.

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A workshop you won't want to miss, and the chance to win $200!

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Join in the fun at a local event to celebrate Computer Science Education Week!

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You get an LED! You get an LED! (Almost) EVERYONE GETS AN LED!

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Join our Google Hangout with Intel to learn more about the world of Edison!

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The seventh annual SparkFun Autonomous Vehicle Competition is today!

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I wish things were as simple as shown in the above diagrams. But they are not - far from it. If you connect any kind of arduino directly to…
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Interesting….I didn’t know that. I would have thought they all used potentiometers!
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