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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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The speaker accessory would also be a good item to carry so customers don’t have to go to another site to get all the pieces they want.…
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To those playing at home, the APA102 LED strips are the same thing that AdaFruit sells as DotStars. So if you are building a project with…
Please, for the love of God, do not do this! Please don’t prevent your customers from hacking/fixing your boards. Seriously. This would keep…
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Ah, late night detail. I fixed the wording. Sorry about that.
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