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A helpful video showing you how to integrate a magnetic card reader into your project!

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We've finally added a jobs page to our website!

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Antimov Registration

If you're planning on attending the Antimov competition, register now!

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Arduino formally announces the Arduino Uno and Arduino Mega 2560.

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A bright offering of new products and a Maker Faire reminder!

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SparkFun Goes to Copenhagen

Nate and Juan head to Denmark to check out hacker spaces, Malmoe, and Copenhagen Suborbitals

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Modkit - A new web-based graphical programming interface for Arduino looking for a little help

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Meet Customer Service

Introduce yourself to the SparkFun Customer Service Squad.

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LED/LilyPad Class

Ever wanted to play around with LEDs and LilyPad?

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What to do with an overflowing cup of electronics

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Various new products for the week.

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Check out this gecko-esque robot from California!

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Revisiting Antimov

Destruction takes place in just about a month!

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Copenhagen is calling and SparkFun answers!

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Back To The Future?

Ok, we've got the laces. Now we need the flying cars...

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Maker Faire is just around the corner and we have tickets!

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Even more new products

The ongoing attempt to carry everything you need continues.

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Some of our products go for a sky-ride out in the desert!

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Ponoko Revisited

What can you make with Ponoko and SparkFun?

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Upcoming Classes

Want to give someone the gift of soldering? We have the classes for you!

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