Available in three distinct colors, this brand-new product will blur the line between development board and breadboard!

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A brief overview of the new Raspberry Pi-based data-logging web server from Atlas Scientific

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Eliminate pesky decision-making with this randomized lunch picker!

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While many of us fancy a new "Home of Tomorrow," the real growth in IoT is occurring in places most of us don't see.

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A celebration of our community, and the reason we're here

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A fresh new Haptic Motor Driver and two new Atlas Scientific products come to you this Inauguration Friday!

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Looking to emulate modular synthesizers with the Teensy Audio platform? Read on!

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New year, new you! Let's explore the technology behind e-cigs, vapes and other vapor-based smoking cessation solutions.

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Stay connected with this Particle Photon-enabled stuffed animal.

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We give you stuff. You give us stuff. Everyone wins!

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It's Inventory Day here at SparkFun, but we still have some new products to show off. These include a new Software-Defined Radio, LIDAR tech, and SMD components.

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We've created an iOS and Android app that calculates if the power requirements of a linear regulator cause the temperature of the device to rise to unsafe, component-damaging levels.

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If your resolutions include doing more crafts (and the winter weather is perfect for it), we've got a brand-new LilyPad product in a sparkling new kit just for you.

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Build a power switch for the Amazon Echo that can be activated from a voice command.

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Just getting into electronics or want a refresher on digital multimeter basics? We've got you covered.

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A new Wireless Joystick Kit, an SSOP to DIP Adapter and a USB Wall Charger lead off 2017!

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Using slow shutter-speed photography to capture sound waveforms

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Got an internet-connected device as a gift? Let's have a quick chat about how to prevent another Mirai botnet attack.

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Just today and tomorrow, and then 2016 will finally be over. Let's send it off with a new 3-axis Accelerometer, a "tasty" speaker, and customizable RGB 7-segment display.

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