Check out how Jeff was able to link a SparkFun Simon kit to his Android phone!
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.
We've got a new Simon kit and some other products this week. Check it out.
For your Monday morning goodness - hack the SparkFun Simon.
With these three classes combined, you can rule the Simon universe.
A new tutorial on how to remove layers in Eagle, plus a helpful Simon PTH Video, and check out the new ad we shot!
Check out this guest post from SparkFun customer Chris Dunn!
Learn how to do SMD soldering in our upcoming workshop!
While designing our new Simon Tilts Through Hole Soldering Kit, we ultimately found that the best solution for the tilt sensor involved creating a custom plastic part. Here is the story of this project - including a couple interviews with the people that helped us along the way.
We had a great time at the Simon class on Wednesday. Checkout the class photos and some new products!
This weekend is the first-ever Denver Mini Maker Faire - come say hello!
A new Simon game, some product revisions, a new pressure sensor, and more. That's what we have for this week.
We're just back from Maker Faire so check out this nice project we saw while we were there.
Check out this North Street Labs creation!
We're heading to Austin! And we added 75 new footprints to our public Eagle Library
After a fair amount of work, we have completed what we hope to be an educational kit and supporting printed materials to go along with the <a href="http://www.sparkfun.com/commerce/present.php?p=BEE-7-SMDSoldering">SMD Soldering</a> lecture.
There's a Mini-Maker Faire in Aspen this Saturday (July 10th).
Today is the day to get your SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Intel® Edison pre-orders in!
Ralph Baer, the "father of video games," passed away this weekend.
Want to give someone the gift of soldering? We have the classes for you!
We lunch, we learn, we love awesome visitors.
Another new product post for the Maker Faire weekend. We also announce the answer to last week's contest.
The West Coast Tour is upon us, and it's not too late to sign up!
I've got a project on my workbench that I was hoping to share, but I met some unexpected difficulty along the way.
Help bring Sylvia and her family to Maker Faire New York and the Open Source Summit!
If you are working on a project, people (like us!) want to know!
Where SparkFun advertising started - and where it will go in the future.
SparkFun starts to package up items for retail sale. We even got our own UPC! Let us know what you think and what we should package next.
Soldering Competition held April 28th, 2012 Oskar Blues Homemade Liquids and Solids, Longmont CO 80501
Returning from a great weekend at Maker Faire, we've got some new items posted and some pictures from Austin.
Help our elementary school get started on creating circuits! :)