Create an optical RS-232 link with an RGB LED and a color sensor.
Check out this new tutorial and learn how to build your own jumbotron!
With some LEDs, some acrylic, and a little know-how, you can create your very own LED light box.
The LED Coffee Table tutorial is posted! Check us out at Maker Faire Austin.
A new tutorial on getting a kegerator to tweet, and new products! A full rotation servo, HMC5843 magneto breakout, dual axis gyro, DC and Car power adapters, 16MHz resonator, and an RGB LED light cube kit.
The dropping cost of LED bulbs is accelerating. We compare a few brands to see how they are approaching design and lower cost manufacturing.
This installment of our new e-textiles how-to video series shows you how to incorporate LED string lights into your Halloween costume!
Our friend Stephanie Segall of Imagine Our Life shows us her recipe for a homemade LED robot costume.
Just today and tomorrow, and then 2016 will finally be over. Let's send it off with a new 3-axis Accelerometer, a "tasty" speaker, and customizable RGB 7-segment display.
Spice up your fancy outfit with some flashy LEDs.
LEDs, cables, and scopes. We've got you covered this week. Check out what new products we have!
Check out Nick Poole's Interactive LED Installation.
The new pi-topCEED, APA102 LED Strips and a 48-Segment LED Bar Graph. DANGER ZONE!
It's a known trick that we can use LEDs in reverse. We'll explore how to use them as photodetectors with Arduino and create a simple demo that responds to hand swipes.
Adam creates a light bar controller inside a SparkFun box.
Learn how to build larger-than-life LED installations.
When a regular key pad entry is just too bland, Will gives us an alternative.
Director of Engineering Pete Dokter is back for another episode of "According to Pete"
Checkout this handful of projects including robot control using an accelerometer, outlet relay control, and a massive LED POV installation.
We show you how to program standalone ATmegas and introduce a new Arduino library to make using LED matrices easy!
LED panels, a wireless access point for your Arduino, and more! Check out what we have for this week.
We're keeping you stocked in LEDS as well as few other new products (like the MUX Shield - and an awesome example from Rojas!)
You get an LED! You get an LED! (Almost) EVERYONE GETS AN LED!
How to create a Twitter monitor in Python and flash an LED using a Raspberry Pi.
Create your very own levitating light with just a handful of parts.
The ever-popular FT232R can do much more than just enable USB in your project.
An awesome LED project by SparkFun customer Nick Hall and a handful of new products ranging from an extra "clicky" push-button to a tiny serial enabled GPS.
This week we have a new Flexible LED Matrix, a BLE module, and an itty-bitty IC.
Today, some new robotics parts and a pretty light-up flower. Yes, you read that right!
A bright offering of new products and a Maker Faire reminder!
My (successful) experiments with DIY lamps and nail art
Watch out, we have some great new products just in time to light up your holiday.
I've got a project on my workbench that I was hoping to share, but I met some unexpected difficulty along the way.
Check out this nice project from a SparkFun customer.
The newest version of EdiBot relies on contour finding in OpenCV to locate and chase yellow objects.
Check out this nice e-textiles project from a SparkFun customer.