Member Since: August 14, 2006
Country: United States
Nathan Seidle grew up in Tulsa, Oklahoma and transplanted himself to Colorado during college.
Hand in every cookie jar (CEO)
English and Datasheet
C, VB, and evil Makefiles
Oklahoma School of Science and Mathematics - class of 2000 (Oklahoma City, OK), University of Colorado - class of 2004 (Boulder, CO).
Girl Robots - This is going to be the best prom ever. Crew, hiking, boxing, and the occasional snowboard jump.
Copying Vail Resorts' UHF RFIDs based lift tickets.
We use 0603 SMD packages but the electronics world uses much smaller sized components.
I think you've got enough news feeds as it is
Is your logo causing your silkscreen file to be huge?
We use serial communication all the time. But why are we using multiples of 300?
When writing a library, pass in I2C ports to make the library more useful on different platforms.
Let's welcome Glenn Samala to his crazy new family.
With an FEP, an FIR and a DP, we have a winner!
Looking for information in the noise: a contest to crowdsource a better algorithm for accelerometer data.
When things become sentient, it's good to be able to remotely kill power.
It's time to get back to building crazy stuff.
Spark IO changes their name. SparkFun and Particle partner to change the world.
The dropping cost of LED bulbs is accelerating. We compare a few brands to see how they are approaching design and lower cost manufacturing.
We want to update our customers on where we stand with the on-going Arduino saga.
A $58,000 lesson in mid-volume manufacturing
A simple non-spammy trick to double the speed you upload to your Arduino board.
We've launched a bit bucket for all your data.
Few funding campaigns pull heartstrings while actually doing measurable good. Jerry, impressively, is doing both.
A few photos and a breakdown of the first White House Maker Faire
SparkFun gets invited to the White House Maker Faire!
Fluke responds to our issue with US Customs seizing our shipment of multimeters over a trademark violation.
SparkFun is forced to incinerate 2,000 multimeters because they are yellow.
Helping out our furloughed friends, one kit at a time.
SparkFun keeps 98% of our products in stock. Checkout some of the competitor's numbers.
Read about Nathan's testimony on Copyright and Intellectual Property in front of the House Judiciary Committee.
SparkFun is building an 80,000 sq ft building with construction starting in May of 2013. It’s going to be awesome.
When a company relies too much on their intellectual property they become intellectually unfit - they suffer from IP Obesity. There have been numerous companies in history that have had long periods of prosperity only to be quickly left behind when technology shifted. Cloners are gunna clone regardless of your business plan.
OSHWA needs some help. Give us some suggestions.
SparkFun's five laws of drinking at work, where the beer flows like wine.
Where do innovators go once they've got an idea?
We've never seen a subpoena before, have you? Check this out...
SparkFun is again heading to San Francisco for Maker Faire!
Why SparkFun will never be able to compete with BMW.
Take the Open Source Hardware survey and come say hi at our booth in DC.
Taking apart the new Nest WiFi thermostat.
Where SparkFun advertising started - and where it will go in the future.
What kind of crazy things do you think will be solved within your lifetime? Cars will drive themselves, Moore will retire, and I'll know what you did last summer.
All the parts you need to build your own weather station!...
These are parts you may want for the HID Tutorial.
Parts to wirelessly reprogram an Arduino over the internet...