×

Hello there friend! SparkFun will be closed on 8/17/2018 @2pm for a company event. We will not be offering our normal Friday tour or Local Pickups during this time. We will resume normal operations on Monday 8/20/2018. Any orders placed after 2pm MT on 8/17/2018 will be processed when we resume normal operations. Have a great day!

Let's look at how we streamlined the hiring process in our Software dept.!

Continue reading

A brief look at what happens when we offer Dumpster Dive boxes and why this slowed SparkFun.com to a crawl.

Continue reading

It's probably time for us to clearly outline what to expect when it comes to using data.sparkfun.com

Continue reading

SparkFun is taking steps to ensure that our user community is a safe space. That means we need to make a few changes.

Continue reading

An brief introduction to SparkFun's new Director of Software Development and IT (SWIT).

Continue reading

A look back at what went wrong, why and how we fixed our issues with data.sparkfun.com

Continue reading

Introducing Embedded 3D Models of SparkFun products!

Continue reading

SparkFun joins a slew of websites across the net protesting the FCC's plans to gut Net Neutrality

Continue reading

Net neutrality and the open internet: why it's important, how it's at risk today, and what you can do about it right now.

Continue reading

A shake-up at GitHub highlights ongoing gender bias in the tech industry, prompting a response from SparkFun

Continue reading

SparkFun has reacted quickly to protect ourselves and our customers against the Heartbleed vulnerability

Continue reading

Arduino Day was pretty successful. Unfortunately, everything is broken.

Continue reading

A look behind the scenes as a bunch of stuff went on sale, leading to SparkFun's biggest week ever.

Continue reading

The devs switch underlying databases for SparkFun.com and somehow, miraculously, the sky stays put firmly up above.

Continue reading

In which we change some things in the database, and it's not exactly a simple task, and some things break. Lessons learned. etc.

Continue reading

Musings on inventory tracking behind the scenes after another annual SparkFun Inventory Day is in the books.

Continue reading

Welcome '::1:'

IPv6 Launch day has come and gone - where are we?

Continue reading

SparkFun has now decided to take an official position on the matter and stands with our fellow citizens of the internet by opposing SOPA and PIPA!

Continue reading

Gravatar!

Gravatar: Pretty neat.

Continue reading

SparkFun Levels Up!

A whole new version of sparkfun.com is released! Wish lists! Other stuff! New server hardware! Plus a visualization of the development of the entire code base up to this point.

Continue reading

Tags


All Tags

Recent Blog Comments

Great project! One tidbit conspicuous by its absence is mention of what processor you used. I’m afraid I’d be distracted from playing the…
Dude, so rad! Can you make one for me??!! First thing I’d want to do is link the light effects to each of my effects pedals. And get it to…
Glad you got use from it! Thanks for the 3D printable reel - neat design!
You are correct in that Tkinter is certainly not a robust nor efficient framework. For a real deployment, one of the other packages you…
Thanks for this, it is most useful. If you need blank component reels, I have made a generic 3D model that can support all sizes, and snaps…
> We recommend starting with Tkinter as a place to learn about GUI development No no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no…
Great video, guys! And thanks for taking my questions. (I do beg to differ on one point: I think the DARPA Challenges had at least a *little…
What do you miss most about the AVC (year 1 vs now)? What are you looking forward to in the future for the AVC?
Curious, what are your thoughts on Python in general?
Is there ANY chance the aerial category will come back (Indoors, FAA license requirement etc.)?

Recent Authors

xtopher

Englandsaurus

RIP Cheyenne Mountain Zoo Meerkat

ShawnHymel

Alex the Giant

Megan Arnold

ROB-24601

Pete-O

Glenn S

Feldi

M-Short

Chelsea the Destroyer

MikeGrusin


All Authors