A step-by-step tutorial intended to familiarize you with ProtoSnap and Arduino's IDE and programming language.
A primer on the ProtoSnap LilyPad Development Board. What it is, what it's made of, and how you can program it.
A quick introduction to SparkFun's Arduino-compatible Protosnap Minibot.
A quick overview of the E-Sewing Kit and the components it's made of.
How to sew the ProtoSnap e-sewing kit together!
Take prototyping to the next level with the ProtoSnap!
Join us for a great class on the basics of using Arduino.
Check out this new tutorial for the ProtoSnap E-Sewing Kit.
To accommodate the announcement for the ProtoSnap series, we've moved the post back to Saturday for this week.
Some products and a special guest appearance with a real live engineer!
Friday is the best day of the week. The weekend is close and the new products are many.
New. Lots. XBee, linear pots, encoder, USB ANT Stick, a little LilyPad proto board, some AA batteries, and a new Rotary Phone using Bluetooth!
We've got some new products this week and are focusing a bit heavier on a special product this week, the Electric Imp.
All the gifts for that SparkFunion in your life!
Check out the live stream of our packaging contest and we have a new robotics class!
Many schools and homes have VEX robotics systems. It's an awesome and amazing platform. I've casually mentioned to several friends that integrating VEX with Arduino is super simple to do... Here's a quick snap-shot at what we got working today.
This week it's a very different new product post where we talk about the process of carrying new products.
SparkFun's headed to Missouri to take part in the conference - come check it out!
Don't forget to come say hello if you're at Maker Faire Bay Area!
From June 24-27, SparkFun traveled to sunny San Diego, Calif., to participate in the 33rd ISTE conference and exposition. We hope you were able to stop by our booth! We’d like to offer you a pro…
January 12, 2011 - THE MAYHEM CONTINUES: SPARKFUN TO GIVE AWAY $150K OF FREE ELECTRONICS - SparkFun’s second annual Free Day set to help new and old customers alike, destroy F5 keys worldwide March…
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Wireless Buying Guide When it comes to throwing data over the ether, there are a lot of options. If you’re confused about what wireless technology is best for your next project then keep on rea…
RF Connector Buying Guide When it comes to transmitting radio frequencies over cable, you can’t just hook up to any old wire. Coaxial cables are specially shielded to efficiently carry radio si…
Materials we'll be using during the Costume Hacking class. On si…