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xtopher

Member Since: July 1, 2011

Country: United States

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Catalog Curator

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Sparkfun

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English, Spanish and ASL (though it isn't spoken?)

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Chico State University

The market is maturing, and we are looking at a lot more ARM chips.

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The new version of the SparkFun Raspberry Pi Servo HAT is here in pHAT form, along with a new OBD-II device and TRRS connectors!

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Did you know there are already updates for the Artemis module that you can start using today?

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The new Raspberry Pi Qwiic Starter Kit is here, along with new 3D printing products from Lulzbot. We round out the day with six new reversible USB cables!

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Nothing says Independence Day like the financial independence you gain by saving money.

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We recognize the pun and will not apologize. A new 9DoF IMU is here, along with a capacitive fingerprint scanner and a few other new products!

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We shot for the moon to develop the next flagship microprocessor module that can be the mainstay for the next generation of development boards.

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Today we take a look into creating a version of the classic Korean board game, Yut Nori, into an electronic format.

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Today, we introduce four brand new accessory boards for your micro:bit and SparkFun gator:board!

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The SparkFun Nano Power Timer is here, with plenty of power supplies to go along with it. You'll be a regular Montgomery Scott!

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A new, Qwiic-enabled capacitive slider is here along with a LiPo Charger Plus.

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The SAMD51 Thing Plus is here, providing you with two new Thing options. We also have a Qwiic ADC board and pHAT, and three new JTAG programmers from Segger!

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It's time to plan out some summer projects!

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A full-fledged JetBot kit is now available, along with a new LoRa Pi Gateway, right angle LED jig, and a thin speaker!

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Do you need an LED? The answer is always yes. But what if you need one right now? Build yourself an LED gumball machine and never run out again!

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The new OpenMV H7 is here, along with a new Buck-Boost Converter, a few revisions to our micro:bit kits, and a latching solenoid!

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We took a crew down to CU Boulder to check out all of the capstone and graduate projects that were presented to the public!

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Two new iFixit kits are available, along with two new ESP8266 Thing Starter Kits!

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The Qwiic Keypad is now in red, and along with it a new Raspberry Pi PoE HAT and a few other additions to our catalog that won't last forever!

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A new lightning detector is here, along with the Google Coral and a few DMX cables!

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Have you ever been curious about the multitude of battery types and functions? Let's take a look at a few with guest author Andrew Shepherd.

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The new Qwiic Scale is now available along with a new TFT LCD Breakout. We have new shirt designs for you to try on! We also are bringing you a fresh new ruler and two APA104 LED strips!

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Two new GPS breakouts, the GNSS Antenna Evaluation Board and stand-alone receiver, and a high-power RGB LED!

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A look into the capabilities the SparkFun Edge possesses from TensorFlow Lite on release.

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The SparkFun Edge is now shipping! With it, we also have a new DMX to LED Shield for your SparkFun Thing Plus, the new Taz Pro 3D Printer, high-grade flex sensors from Bend Labs, and some headers and cables!

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Let's take a second look at the Arduino Leonardo with Andrew Shepherd.

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The Sphero RVR and its Autonomous Robotics Kits are available for pre-order, along with the NVIDIA Jetson Nano. Also, since you asked for it: Arduino Pro Mini Starter Kits!

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Meet NVIDIA Jetson!

The NVIDIA® Jetson Nano™ is the newest low-cost AI computer module.

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On this fine Friday we add RFID capabilities to our Qwiic Connect System with a new board and kit, the newest pi-top is available, and a few other knick-knacks to help you out with your next project!

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The new SparkFun ESP32 Thing Plus is here along with another Qwiic Transparent OLED! Let's also take another look at the SparkFun Edge, as well!

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This week we have a new Qwiic Proximity Sensor and a revision to the popular SIK for Photon!

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A new Qwiic Transparent OLED HUD, as well as a Qwiic Joystick, are making their debut. We also have two new LiDAR modules!

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The AST-CAN485 is back in full force with a WiFi Shield and a 24V I/O Shield! We also have three new Qwiic boards from Zio and a GNSS Multi-Band Antenna.

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A new, red version of the Qwiic OpenLog, a mini flight controller, a WiFi camera module and XBee 3s!

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Test products, get early access to the newest toys and help us celebrate electronics.

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New Particle boards and kits are available, along with a new version of the SparkFun gator:bit carrier board for your micro:bit!

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We have another new RedBoard today and it's gone turbo-tastic! But we can't forget about the Qwiic MP3 Trigger and Lumini 8x8 Matrix, too!

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This week we have the new GPS-RTK2 Board, a LED Driver that utilizes MicroPython, and three APA102 LED Rings!

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A new RedBoard is here! So is an Onion Omega Qwiic kit and two HAMlab radio kits!

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A new Qwiic-enabled Relay Board in single and quad versions, as well as a new Raspberry Pi board!

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On this last New Product Post of 2018, we have plenty of new development boards for you to use!

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A Qwiic Ultraviolet Sensor, a new version of the Infrared Control Kit, and a couple of other bits roll out this week!

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The new Qwiic Twist is here along with a new USB-C Serial Basic Breakout and a few others!

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The new RPLIDAR is here, and a new WiFi IR board "blasts" onto the scene!

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We introduce a new Arduino Pro Mini utilizing the nRF52840 and Qwiic, a Qwiic Expansion Board for Onion Omega, and a USB-C Breakout and connector!

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On this special product post preceding Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we have two different versions of our new SparkFun LTE Shield, a Qwiic Cable Kit and a Qwiic-to-Grove Adapter Cable.

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Tool Kit - Intermediate (EU edition, 230VAC)

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This box of tools is a happy medium between the beginner and...

SparkFun Inventor's Kit - V3

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The SparkFun Inventor's Kit (SIK) is a great way to get...

SparkFun Inventor's Kit - V3.1

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The SparkFun Inventor's Kit (SIK) is a great way to get...

Tool Kit - Deluxe

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We picked our very best tools and put together the ultimate...

Tool Kit - Beginner (EU edition, 230VAC)

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This assortment of tools is great for those of you who are...

Sensor Kit (DEV-12797)

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Want to start playing with sensors, but don't know where to...

Weather Shield (DEV-12081)

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The Weather Shield is an easy to use Arduino shield that...

LilyPad Design Kit (KIT-12073)

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The LilyPad Design Kit (LDK) is a great way to get started...

PicoBoard Student Kit

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This is the contents of a single PicoBoard Student Kit found...

SparkFun Inventor's Kit for IOIO (KIT-11607)

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The SparkFun Inventor's Kit for IOIO (SIKIO) provides 7...

RedBot Kit

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The RedBot Kit is a robotic development platform capable of...

SparkFun IR Control Kit (KIT-13235)

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This kit includes an infrared remote control, a couple...

Essential Sensor Kit (SEN-12799)

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Want to start playing with sensors, but don't know where to...

SparkFun Inventor's Kit - V3.2 (KIT-12060)

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The SparkFun Inventor's Kit (SIK) is a great way to get...

Tool Kit - Intermediate (TOL-13087)

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This box of tools is a happy medium between the beginner and...

Sylvia's Super Awesome Arduino Kit (KIT-13125)

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This is Sylvia’s Super Awesome Arduino Kit, a companion...

mbed Starter Kit (KIT-12968)

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The mbed Starter Kit (mSK) is a great way to get into user...

Hack Pack Workshop Supply Kit (LAB-13117)

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The Hack Pack Workshop Supply Kit is a great way to get your...

SparkFun LED Starter Kit (KIT-13234)

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This is the SparkFun LED Starter Kit, an ultimate assortment...

SparkFun Inventor's Kit for RedBot (ROB-12649)

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The SparkFun Inventor’s Kit for RedBot is a great way to...

SparkFun RedBot Basic Kit (ROB-13166)

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Welcome the RedBot Basic Kit, a robotic development platform...

Tool Kit - Beginner (TOL-13086)

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This assortment of tools is great for those of you who are...

Sparkfun Mini Inventor's Kit for Redboard (DEV-13160)

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The SparkFun Mini Inventor's Kit (SMIK) is a great way to...