Sparkfun support will be closed from 3:00PM to 4:15PM on April 27th for a company-wide townhall meeting. We will resume regular hours on the 28th.
This installment of our new e-textiles how-to video series shows you how to incorporate LED string lights into your Halloween costume!
You get an LED! You get an LED! (Almost) EVERYONE GETS AN LED!
With some LEDs, some acrylic, and a little know-how, you can create your very own LED light box.
Exploring the SpookFun catalog for some fun Halloween hacks!
The dropping cost of LED bulbs is accelerating. We compare a few brands to see how they are approaching design and lower cost manufacturing.
Check out Nick Poole's Interactive LED Installation.
The LED Coffee Table tutorial is posted! Check us out at Maker Faire Austin.
Check out this nice project from a SparkFun customer.
Learn how to build larger-than-life LED installations.
Books, cellular products, a couple new products, and everyone's favorite: the SparkFun Dumpster Dive.
Our friend Stephanie Segall of Imagine Our Life shows us her recipe for a homemade LED robot costume.
Director of Engineering Pete Dokter is back for another episode of "According to Pete"
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.
Watch out, we have some great new products just in time to light up your holiday.
We're keeping you stocked in LEDS as well as few other new products (like the MUX Shield - and an awesome example from Rojas!)
More new products this week. We have some cool LED lights and an all-in-one embeddable audio player.
Build an indoor visual weather display with LEDs and the Particle Photon!
The new pi-topCEED, APA102 LED Strips and a 48-Segment LED Bar Graph. DANGER ZONE!
Lights, Printers, Current! We have some cool stuff this week, so check out this Thursday New Product Post.
I've got a project on my workbench that I was hoping to share, but I met some unexpected difficulty along the way.
How to create a Twitter monitor in Python and flash an LED using a Raspberry Pi.
Create an optical RS-232 link with an RGB LED and a color sensor.
Checkout this handful of projects including robot control using an accelerometer, outlet relay control, and a massive LED POV installation.
This week we have a new Flexible LED Matrix, a BLE module, and an itty-bitty IC.
LED panels, a wireless access point for your Arduino, and more! Check out what we have for this week.
A new LED array to pair with your RedStick and a few RPi3 accessories!
We show you how to program standalone ATmegas and introduce a new Arduino library to make using LED matrices easy!
We're bringing a fun kit to Maker Faire and showing off the new game on the LED Coffee Table.
Spice up your fancy outfit with some flashy LEDs.
Adam creates a light bar controller inside a SparkFun box.
Test your bare LEDs with a set of hacked tweezers - and don't worry about polarity!
Check out this nice e-textiles project from a SparkFun customer.
Lights, Wireless, and Pi. Check out the new stuff for this week.
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.
My (successful) experiments with DIY lamps and nail art
We have a few new products for the weekend of AVC 2012.
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.
Stuff that lights up, stuff that drives motors, and stuff that helps you learn. That's what we've got for this week.
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.