Check out this cool project from Jeff Miller featuring the SparkFun Arduino Pro Mini!
A long week but lots of new toys to post. Checkout the new Arduino Pro boards and a new miniature GPS logger!
How to set up an Arduino as an in-system programmer (ISP) and program an Atmel ATtiny84A to blink
Arduino formally announces the Arduino Uno and Arduino Mega 2560.
So you want an Arduino compatible microcontroller with a small footprint? Look no further!
Join us for a great class on the basics of using Arduino.
Say "hello" to the Arduino FIO - plus a few other new products!
If you're looking to chat with those on the "other side," might as well do it with Arduino!
EL Escudo new shield for Arduino. A new class for Monday and a few new user submitted projects.
Visual programming languages are a unique way to introduce tyro programmers to thinking like a programmer. Here are some of the great tools we've discovered that enable visual programming for Arduino.
Check out what Spark Fun customers are doing with their Arduinos.
First impressions of the Arduino/Intel-hybrid Galileo board - an x86 Arduino! - a small example project, and our likes and dislikes.
We present another set of concepts in the computer science series as they relate to Arduino.
Our biggest sale on Arduino is happening all weekend, and we have new products as well!
A neat little project on beer fermentation control along with new gyros, upgraded LilyPad, a motor driver shield for Arduino, and some new development boards.
A look at the carbon footprint of the ProMini 5V
Here's how you can use boards with your Chromebooks in makerspaces, libraries and schools
Announcing the Christmas Candy Pro Mini Giveaway - taking place on Dec. 18th.
Being able to program an ATtiny directly from Arduino can be a powerful tool to create low-cost embedded prototypes.
Back by popular demand, our Introduction to Arduino class.
So you want to experiment with Arduino? Check this out.
How to use the various math operators and compound assignment operators in C/C++.
New Arduino Mega, Atomic inertia measurement unit, coffee mug, solder, jumper wires, and mini-Bully posted.
Arduino/STK500 bootloader tutorial and a basic Arduino beginner's tutorial. SparkFun is sponsoring Copenhagen Suborbitals! Someday, a Logomatic in space...
Ever wonder how the Arduino IDE translates your code into instructions for the processor?
Build your own Arduino Controlled Sip-and-Puff switch.
Check out this tutorial about using openFrameworks with your Arduino.
Intro to Arduino Class: Streaming Live This Weekend!
Minibloq - a free and open-source graphical programming environment for Arduino.
Check out this new tutorial about all the types of data you might deal with while using Arduino.
We have a new tutorial designed to help you find the right Arduino, plus a whole bunch of new products.
Some tools, a mistake, the future of Arduino, and a sewing kit. What's not to love about this week's products?
A simple search on-line for "Arduino resources" results in "About 3,920,000 results (0.30 seconds)," but if you're just starting out and interested in getting Arduino into your classroom - this can be terribly overwhelming. So - here's a list of some of the sites I like to use.
Come check out the Boulder Arduino Hackfest! It's going to be awesome.
Modkit - A new web-based graphical programming interface for Arduino looking for a little help
A look at implementing the Arduino blink.ino sketch as an explicit state machine. To further explore state machines, an alarm clock state diagram is drawn and implemented.
We often teach beginning learners that the standard 16 MHz Arduino Uno is fast... really fast. 16 MHz means 16 Million cycles per second -- or that translates to 1/16 millionths of a second per cycle. That's a mere 62.5 ns. That's fast. So, is the Arduino _really_ that fast? Let's see...
We got a new shipment of stuff for this week that includes some swag, some new Arduino boards, and a couple of revisions.
Just in time for Arduino Day, we're bringing you the magic of infographics.
This coming Saturday, March 28th, is Arduino Day - celebrate with us!
Earlier today, Arduino announced a new partnership with Microsoft and special support for Windows.