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!
Arduino formally announces the Arduino Uno and Arduino Mega 2560.
Say "hello" to the Arduino FIO - plus a few other new products!
Join us for a great class on the basics of using Arduino.
So you want an Arduino compatible microcontroller with a small footprint? Look no further!
If you're looking to chat with those on the "other side," might as well do it with Arduino!
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.
EL Escudo new shield for Arduino. A new class for Monday and a few new user submitted projects.
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.
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.
Our biggest sale on Arduino is happening all weekend, and we have new products as well!
Here's how you can use boards with your Chromebooks in makerspaces, libraries and schools
A look at the carbon footprint of the ProMini 5V
Announcing the Christmas Candy Pro Mini Giveaway - taking place on Dec. 18th.
Check out this tutorial about using openFrameworks with your Arduino.
Intro to Arduino Class: Streaming Live This Weekend!
Back by popular demand, our Introduction to Arduino class.
So you want to experiment with Arduino? Check this out.
New Arduino Mega, Atomic inertia measurement unit, coffee mug, solder, jumper wires, and mini-Bully posted.
We have a new tutorial designed to help you find the right Arduino, plus a whole bunch of new products.
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.
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.
Modkit - A new web-based graphical programming interface for Arduino looking for a little help
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...
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 got a new shipment of stuff for this week that includes some swag, some new Arduino boards, and a couple of revisions.
Some tools, a mistake, the future of Arduino, and a sewing kit. What's not to love about this week's products?
New ST micro LPR530AL dual axis gyro breakout boards, and ADXL345 evaluation board with Arduino/FAT32 combo, soldering class on Sept. 30th, smart card socket, and a powerful new GS407 GPS receiver module.
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!
Come check out the Boulder Arduino Hackfest! It's going to be awesome.
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 want to update our customers on where we stand with the on-going Arduino saga.
A nicely done animatronic hand from a 15-year old customer!
Parts list to make the Random Pick-Up Line Generator from...
Now on to the sale! On Arduino Day itself, starting at 12:01...