We crack the case on the infamous flying Nintendo controller, so you don't have to.
The basics of through hole soldering.
These are the basics about the balloon we used, the enclosure of the payload, and the cut-down and parachute mechanisms to try to get the payload back safely.
We tear apart a common laser tape measure. A good lesson in how to hack, how to document, and hitting walls.
Anyone can blink a LED in Arduino, but you'll really impress people if you can pulse a LED
It's another week and we have more new products for you.
Yet another new product post with more new products, some classes, and of course a video.
Check out our selection of new products for this week.
A bright offering of new products and a Maker Faire reminder!
Adam creates a light bar controller inside a SparkFun box.
Check out this nice e-textiles project from a SparkFun customer.
With some LEDs, some acrylic, and a little know-how, you can create your very own LED light box.
Another Friday, another round of new products. Check out what we've got this week.
Check out this nice project from a SparkFun customer.
Be the light of your loved one's life with a heartfelt card!
Customer Service builds a light and sound alarm for themselves.
This installment of our new e-textiles how-to video series shows you how to incorporate LED string lights into your Halloween costume!
We have a few new products for the weekend of AVC 2012.
Distance sensing made easy with the LIDAR-Lite from PulsedLight
How to hack a pathway light to make a soil moisture sensor.
Magical tape, a tiny light sensor, and some new revisions. Check out what we have for this week.
Watch out, we have some great new products just in time to light up your holiday.
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