How many MIPS does it take to get to the moon?
Catching up with SparkFun/Make friends, and inspecting bars in Boston.
One tutorial, some case mods, one new product, and a customer's interesting take on recycling SparkFun shipping boxes.
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!
Check out what Spark Fun customers are doing with their Arduinos.
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!
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!