On this fine Friday we add RFID capabilities to our Qwiic Connect System with a new board and kit, the newest pi-top is available, and a few other knick-knacks to help you out with your next project!

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The new SparkFun ESP32 Thing Plus is here along with another Qwiic Transparent OLED! Let's also take another look at the SparkFun Edge, as well!

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Hop on the I2C BUS and let's build Escape Room puzzles Qwiic!

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This week we have a new Qwiic Proximity Sensor and a revision to the popular SIK for Photon!

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A new Qwiic Transparent OLED HUD, as well as a Qwiic Joystick, are making their debut. We also have two new LiDAR modules!

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A beginner project utilizing the SparkFun Qwiic MP3 Trigger for two tired kiddos!

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The AST-CAN485 is back in full force with a WiFi Shield and a 24V I/O Shield! We also have three new Qwiic boards from Zio and a GNSS Multi-Band Antenna.

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A new, red version of the Qwiic OpenLog, a mini flight controller, a WiFi camera module and XBee 3s!

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We have another new RedBoard today and it's gone turbo-tastic! But we can't forget about the Qwiic MP3 Trigger and Lumini 8x8 Matrix, too!

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A new RedBoard is here! So is an Onion Omega Qwiic kit and two HAMlab radio kits!

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A new Qwiic-enabled Relay Board in single and quad versions, as well as a new Raspberry Pi board!

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A Qwiic Ultraviolet Sensor, a new version of the Infrared Control Kit, and a couple of other bits roll out this week!

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The new Qwiic Twist is here along with a new USB-C Serial Basic Breakout and a few others!

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We introduce a new Arduino Pro Mini utilizing the nRF52840 and Qwiic, a Qwiic Expansion Board for Onion Omega, and a USB-C Breakout and connector!

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On this special product post preceding Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we have two different versions of our new SparkFun LTE Shield, a Qwiic Cable Kit and a Qwiic-to-Grove Adapter Cable.

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It's time to bounce that old tennis ball out of your garage, and up your game with this simple project that lets you know exactly where to stop when pulling in to your garage.

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

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The SparkFun SAMD21 Pro RF is now in full production, and we have a new GPS-RTK Qwiic-enabled board, as well as several little components for you to use today!

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Save some time and some money on breakout boards and Qwiic this month!

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long PIR timeout IMHO, if you're using a PIR as an input to a micro, you're probably better off setting the PIR to it's minimum timeout…

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