Member Since: August 25, 2011

Country: United States


I am the Connected Devices Developer in the Engineering Department at SparkFun. I am also the Study Group Evangelist for Women Who Code Denver/Boulder. Twitter: @hello_techie

Favorite things

  • Helping people with their projects

  • Electronics (luckily I work here)

  • LEDs

  • Kombucha (mmmm Synergy)

  • Octocat

  • Killer Robots

  • Friendly Robots

  • Okay all Robots…

  • Staring at code

  • Making bulleted lists

Are you a maker trying to learn how to Hack the Gibson? Consider going to DEF CON!

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What happens to your favorite demos?

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There are tons of IoT services out there. Here are just a few who are supporting the maker community.

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Interested in hacking Hexbugs? Check out this in-depth interview jam-packed with tips and advice from Bob Martin! Bob is the Senior Applications Manager, Central Applications Group of Atmel Inc.

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Gathering ideas from developers and hackers, and sharing a few of our own!

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Fun robots and learning tools for kids!

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SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Photon Experiment Guide

September 3, 2015

Dive into the world of the Internet of Things with the SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Photon.

Photon Wearable Shield Hookup Guide

July 2, 2015

Learn how to use the Photon Wearable Shield for your next projects!

SparkFun Blocks for Intel® Edison - PWM

June 22, 2015

A quick overview of the features of the PWM Block.

Assembly Guide for RedBot with Shadow Chassis

May 28, 2015

Assembly Guide for the RedBot Kit. This tutorial includes extra parts to follow to go along with the RedBot Inventor's Kit tutorial.

Edison Getting Started Guide

December 5, 2014

An introduction to the Intel® Edison. Then a quick walk through on interacting with the console, connecting to WiFi, and doing...stuff.

SIK Experiment Guide for Arduino - V3.2

October 23, 2014

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

September 19, 2014

Learn how to work with the Galileo with this Awesome experiment guide! Follow 16 experiments to become a Galileo all-star.

Make Your Own Fritzing Parts

March 18, 2014

Learn how to create your own Fritzing part so you can make amazing looking wiring diagrams, learn about schematics and PCB design, and get your design fabbed into a real PCB with Fritzing's PCB manufacturing service.

Heating Pad Hand Warmer Blanket

January 21, 2013

DIY Project Idea: Create a custom hand warmer blanket using heating pads

Supporting Components for Raspberry Pi Wishlist

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The USB to TTL Serial Cable is can be used to connect to...

Holiday LED E-Craft fun!

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Need a cheap project to keep the children or other family...

Tweeting Turkey Temperature Timer

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Sounds a little silly? It is! This demo is meant to show how...

SparkFun Inventor's Kit for Galileo

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All the parts for 16 circuits for SparkFun Inventor’s Kit...

AT&T CTIA Arduino version

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Lists of products for the AT&T hackathon for the Arduino...

AT&T CTIA Pi version

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Lists of products for the AT&T hackathon for the Pi version.