If you're looking to make your own dashboard or slick graphical interface, Python can help you out with the Tkinter package.

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Whether you are teaching a class or want to create a dashboard to plot sensor data, the matplotlib Python package has you covered! We introduce a new guide that walks you through the basics of using matplotlib.

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The SparkFun Pi AVR Programmer HAT is here, along with new load cells, microSD cards and APA102C LEDs

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A new guide shows you how to enable remote desktop on your Raspberry Pi.

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A quick look at the default IDEs that come with the Raspbian for developing Python applications.

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By default, the Raspberry Pi is used like a computer, where you need a keyboard, mouse and monitor. Here are some other ways to configure it.

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Happy early St. Patrick's Day! Would anyone like some Pi?

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We work with the Raspberry Pi pretty often here, and with a new version releasing we thought it would be a good time to gather our best tutorials and a few good add-ons.

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The circumference of a unit is too dang Pi!

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A new shock-resistant accelerometer breakout, a Raspberry Pi kit to turn your Zero into a USB dongle, and a peristaltic pump kit! It's winter!

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Autonomous robots designed to navigate extra-terrestrial terrain

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Learn how to combine a Python web app framework with the ESP8266 Thing to control your RPi via WiFi.

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Today we have a new Camera Kit powered by the Raspberry Pi Zero W, our first SparkFun original Raspberry Pi HAT, a Pan/Tilt Bracket, and a new Ambient Light Sensor Breakout!

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Today we bring you an assortment of new products that will help you create a new Raspberry Pi PC.

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The new Pi Zero W has made its way to SparkFun, along with everything you need to connect it up!

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Amazon has released an example allowing you to create an Alexa endpoint on a Raspberry Pi 3 (or 2B). It's free and open source, so you can tear it apart, see how it works and modify it as you see fit!

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Do you ever need to make a lot of Pi? This trick will save you some time!

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Learn how to build beautiful GUIs on your connected Raspberry Pi projects using NWJS (formerly Node-Webkit)

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