It's a day of upgrades as we bring you a new PicoBuck and a Beefy 3 FTDI Breakout.
A long week but lots of new toys to post. Checkout the new Arduino Pro boards and a new miniature GPS logger!
Engineer Mike Grusin turns the SparkFun elevator into something much more awesome.
We have a handful of new products, including the new Fez Domino, Triple Luxeon Rebel LED Breakout, ADXL345 Eval Board, the TTS256 Text-to-Speech chip, the LYPR540AH Triple Axis Gyro Board, SPI-to-UART IC Breakout, the MP3 Trigger V2, an updated microSD Shield, and a Multiplexer Breakout Board.
Our third Free-Day has come and gone and we have a few new products that some of our lucky winners might be interested in getting.
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.
Another round of new products, and a special project for this week.
Another big week for new products. Check out all the connectors, plugs, and tools we have for this week.
New MP3 belt buckle tutorial and a handful of new products covering Uzebox open source game console, Arduino compatible Funnel I/O, Port-o-Rotary Blue (with Bluetooth? connection!), function generator and counter kits, and the new Arduino Ethernet Shield.
Say "hello" to the Arduino FIO - plus a few other new products!
New Arduino Mega, Atomic inertia measurement unit, coffee mug, solder, jumper wires, and mini-Bully posted.
SparkFun EDU ran a 3 day short course for educators with Bollman tech building, making, and engineering using Arduino and other tools with microcontrollers.
Ever wonder how the Arduino IDE translates your code into instructions for the processor?
Arduino formally announces the Arduino Uno and Arduino Mega 2560.
A nicely done animatronic hand from a 15-year old customer!
Deals so good you'll think we're joking, but we're not.
Check out this tutorial about using openFrameworks with your Arduino.
Join us for a great class on the basics of using Arduino.
We have a new tutorial designed to help you find the right Arduino, plus a whole bunch of new products.
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...
Intro to Arduino Class: Streaming Live This Weekend!
First impressions of the Arduino/Intel-hybrid Galileo board - an x86 Arduino! - a small example project, and our likes and dislikes.
EL Escudo new shield for Arduino. A new class for Monday and a few new user submitted projects.
So you want to experiment with Arduino? Check this out.
Check out this tutorial from our own Nick Poole!
Back by popular demand, our Introduction to Arduino class.
Build your own Arduino Controlled Sip-and-Puff switch.
Arduino/STK500 bootloader tutorial and a basic Arduino beginner's tutorial. SparkFun is sponsoring Copenhagen Suborbitals! Someday, a Logomatic in space...
The release of Arduino 1.6 has really improved my Arduino-programming life thanks to custom platform support, command line utilities and line numbers!
Here's how you can use boards with your Chromebooks in makerspaces, libraries and schools
A simple non-spammy trick to double the speed you upload to your Arduino board.
Check out this new tutorial about all the types of data you might deal with while using Arduino.
It's never too early to start crafting your Halloween costume - and adding some animatronics is always a good plan.
Our biggest sale on Arduino is happening all weekend, and we have new products as well!
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.
Now on to the sale! On Arduino Day itself, starting at 12:01...
List of materials needed for the APDS-9960 RGB and Gesture...
Basic parts required to follow along with the OpenLog Hookup...