Hackers in Residence - The ElectricBone
Drum machines and keyboards have been the standard for making digital music, but how do you make electronic music if you're trained to play the trombone? One of our Hackers in Residence, Carlos Mello, took it upon himself to find a solution to that very question.
Sound Detector Hookup Guide
The Sound Detector is a microphone with a binary output. This guide explains how it works and how you can use it in your projects.
HID Control of a Web Page
Learn how to move a slider on a webpage and make a motor spin. We connect HTML and HID to read sensors and interface with the physical world.
SIK Experiment Guide for Arduino - V3.2
The SparkFun Inventor's Guide is your map for navigating the waters of beginning embedded electronics. This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 16 circuits of the SparkFun Inventor's Kit, 16 circuits of the SparkFun Arduino Kit, 8 circuits of the RedBoard Starter Kit.
Galileo Experiment Guide
Learn how to work with the Galileo with this Awesome experiment guide! Follow 16 experiments to become a Galileo all-star.
SparkFun Inventor's Kit for MicroView
The SparkFun Inventor's Kit for MicroView follows our tried and true inventor's kit model, bringing you 11 simple yet fun experiments to introduce you to the SparkFun MicroView.
SIK Experiment Guide for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board
The SIK Experiment Guide for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board is your map for navigating the waters of beginning embedded electronics with the 101. This guide contains all the information you will need to explore the 21 circuits of the SparkFun Inventor's Kit for the Arduino 101/Genuino 101 Board,
Learn all about microcontrollers and basic electronics with the H2OhNo! water alarm and development board.
Digital Sandbox Experiment Guide
Your guide to the Digital Sandbox! 16+ experiments that, using a graphical programming language, teach you to blink LEDs, monitor microphones, read temperature, and much more.
Experiment Guide for RedBot with Shadow Chassis
This Experiment Guide offers nine experiments to get you started with the SparkFun RedBot. This guide is designed for those familiar with our SparkFun Inventors Kit and want to take their robotics knowledge to the next level.
MAKE: Japan and Some New Products
MAKE Magazine hits Japan, pogo pins and PCB hardware, and a easy to use barcode scanner.
New Product Friday: Just in Time
Watch out, we have some great new products just in time to light up your holiday.
A Very Merry Thursday Product Post
A special holiday product post with video and a poem!
A new jacket by Lynne Bruning aids the visually impaired with LilyPad.
ElectriCute - Wake On Shake
Check out the ElectriCute team's latest, most disconcerting project!
SparkFun Eagle Library Update
We've updated our <a href="http://www.opencircuits.com/SFE_Footprint_Library_Eagle">Eagle Footprint Library</a> on the Open Circuits website (we love that place!)
New Product Friday: Time for New Stuff
We've got a few new products this week, so check out the goods and see if there's anything you can use.
Chris Taylor's Door Project
Check out this project inspired by "Young Frankenstein."
More New Stuff
Even more new products!
Retrosparktive #4 - Time for some new digs.
Things are about to change forever for SparkFun!
Snow Photos and New Stuff
We're back to work and we've got more new: AVC 2010 now open, Vegas video, new robot competition, sensor kit, Simon PTH kit, motor driver, new robot kits, temperature sensor, MSP430F249, 7-segment display controller and a TFT128 ScreenKey development board.
Reused parts contest winner!
Congratulations to our reused parts winner!
The New UAV Development Board v4 (UDB4) and Dizzy Gyros
The new UDB4 is smaller and more powerful than before. See how the developers refined the system using very interesting testing techniques.
Viking Funeral Recap
Check out the details from the SparkFun Viking Funeral.
The Flood of New
A new tutorial on SMA connectors (it's good) and new products: Arduino Kit, SMA adapters, SD Sniffer, OSD breakout, function generator, ADXL335, kits, power supplies, GE864 cellphone module, we now carry books!, resistor kit, and a handful of others.
Epic New Product Thursday
A whole bunch of new products, now with video!
A look into SparkFun Production - and some new products!
New LilyPad kits, sensors, perf boards, a crazy package tracker, and various pictures updates. Oh, and Production is moving.