Having fun in the parking lot, putting out fires. SparkFun gets trained on how to use a fire extinguisher. Plus, two new classes and a few new products.
Meteotek has combined two of my favorite things - balloons and electronics. Checkout the images for this balloon sat project.
SparkFun's module shows up in an FCC study on body sensor networks. We've also got a new speedometer tutorial and some new products.
New. Lots. XBee, linear pots, encoder, USB ANT Stick, a little LilyPad proto board, some AA batteries, and a new Rotary Phone using Bluetooth!
A few pictures from the electronics market in Shenzhen, China.
Checking out Hong Kong and China with a group of digital media geeks.
The production team puts their "skillz" to the test to make some creative e-waste art!
We played with a couple embossing tools to see if we can do hot-air rework. It didn't work out very well.
The production people are at it again - this time in a friendly creative contest!
Check out what Spark Fun customers are doing with their Arduinos.
Lots going on! Checkout our new Profile feature. We got mentioned in Fortune magazine, and we're going to EntConnect.
We rigged up a web cam on the pick and place for the day. Take a look and see what we're building.
We try to stuff our RFID tag into a Car fob. It didn't work out so good. And we've got new button pad controllers, 10Hz GPS, Arduino XBee shield, new dual-axis gyros, a Nordic RF serial interface board, and a much more!
Building hardware and writing email from the road. In 1989.
Casey created a kite with LEDs and accelerometer. Checkout this tutorial showing how to use the LilyPad to light up the night!
Checkout the new tutorial using the AVR ATmega168 with XBee wireless modules to create a very robust serial bootloader! We also posted a new GeoChron Blue GPS product, programmable oscillator, photocell, and a mux breakout.