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A new video to help you learn and teach with the MaKey MaKey!

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I wrote a tutorial about how to make a nightlight with ELastoLite. It's pretty ok, so check it out. DO IT.

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While designing our new Simon Tilts Through Hole Soldering Kit, we ultimately found that the best solution for the tilt sensor involved creating a custom plastic part. Here is the story of this project - including a couple interviews with the people that helped us along the way.

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Hardware Hacking is an art, but there are some common methods to modifying devices that can jump-start any good hacking project.

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This installment of our new e-textiles how-to video series shows you how to incorporate LED string lights into your Halloween costume!

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You've just finished your new project. Before you apply power, here are a few tips to keep the smoke in.

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An electronics geeks tribute to one of the greatest shows of all time.

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How to use SparkFun's LilyPad products to incorporate light into your textile projects!

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Check out this nice e-textiles project from a SparkFun customer.

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A great project for model railroading and a cool LilyPad design!

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I have a micro:bit and it works great. Got it this week from Adafruit. Those people over there are great. They even had the edge connector…
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Interesting sensor. I wonder how the VOC readings would compare to those of the Grove gas sensors by Seeedstudio or Adafruit’s MiCS5524 gas…
It’s to avoid the ringing in the clock and data lines as preventing the logic low voltage from becoming too high. With two boards, the…
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Thank you! That’s a great idea for working with these LEDs - they can be SO bright! I’ll definitely incorporate that into the next one!
That’s a nifty project! Great combination of art and technology! I’ve found that my projects that involve addressable LEDs that it was a…
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