I'm doing a whole lot of package development for Microsoft MakeCode; let's take a closer look at how it works.

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Control your micro:bot wirelessly using MakeCode's radio blocks.

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New Particle boards and kits are available, along with a new version of the SparkFun gator:bit carrier board for your micro:bit!

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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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In the latest Python tutorial series, we look at loading MicroPython onto six different microcontroller development boards.

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Plenty of new micro:bit products, Printed Sensors from Bare Conductive, and the new guidebook for the SIK v4.0!

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Interface even easier with your micro:bit with SparkFun's new gator:bit carrier board, turn your Raspberry Pi into an Amazon Alexa, and expand your pixels with a new RGB LED matrix!

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It's Friday, and we have two more fantastic Qwiic boards and two micro:bit learning kits to share!

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Affordable, consumable, single-layer PCB design!

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The micro:bit is an awesome piece of tiny hardware, and I just wanted to make sure we gave you another programming environment with which to play.

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Today we officially announce our new micro:bit product line!

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It's the first Friday of summer, and we are proud to bring you the highly acclaimed micro:bit Go Bundle and three beginner electronics kits!

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Let's compile some Getting Started lessons for the micro:bit.

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Someone has been stealing my sandwiches. We'll use the two-way radio communication on the micro:bit to catch the thief.

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For Part 3 of the "Getting started with micro:bit" series, we read temperature from a built-in sensor and rotate a servo.

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For part 2 of Getting Started with micro:bit, we create a virtual Magic 8 Ball.

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The BBC micro:bit is being released in the United States! I'll show you how to get started with it using Microsoft's MakeCode block editor.

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Hi, thanks for sharing this wonderful project idea. It will be helpful for students to develop their project and practical skills.

As I posted on the interface board and calbes, DMX explicitly disallows 3-pin XLR - see section 7.1.2. It must be 5-pin XLR to be DMX. The…

I have used the Leonardo/32u4 for years. Having said that, I would still point newbies to the Uno/328p to start and then push them to…

With the walls of full stacks and pyrotechnics, I'm guessing it should do a great job detecting Angus too. Thanks for this post title,…

Hmm... stating the obvious: That new detector module really puts the "spark" into "SparkFun"!!!

Oh, also check out the LiPo USB car starters. They will put out some current!

I bought a Raspberry Pi UPS board and found that had a pretty good little charger; it'll put out some current too. I won't paste the link…

Thank you, very helpful and concise article. From a project cost perspective, the LiPo usb battery pack can charge a battery and provide 5V…

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