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Valentine's Unicorn Box

My 8-year-old daughter was tasked by her 3rd grade teacher to build a Valentines box. She searched the web and picked a unicorn box and wanted scrolling eyes. After thinking about it, I wanted her to make this project not me! So I thought about the Micro:Bit.

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Learn

Our Learn section is all about helping you understand certain aspects of using electronic components, from simple electronic theory to circuit analysis and fun ways to enhance your skills, making it possible to shorten the amount of time it takes to create a working project.

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5 Leading IoT Security Breaches and What We Can Learn From Them

As the world becomes ever more interconnected, breaches in security become more common, this list of 5 IoT breaches changed the world in their own way.

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Continuing on from the last time, we are going to add an accelerometer to detect basic movements and control a 12V non-addressable LED strip for Mark III!

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Top Photon Projects

The Particle Photon Board is a flexible prototyping platform that allows for a wide range of projects to use the Internet of Things for interactive designs.

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Microchip DM164144 Curiosity Nano Board | Maker Minute

Microchip presents their DM164144 Curiosity Nano evaluation kit, which features the PIC16F18446 microcontroller.

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In this guide we will create a simple knob sketcher toy using a graphical display and two potentiometers. We'll go over the basic idea of drawing a pixel to the display.

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Advantages of the Particle Photon

The Particle Photon has many advantages for Internet of Things applications with Integrated Wi-Fi, easy code portability and flexible development environment.

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Gentleman Maker How to Build Your Own Tea Bag Detector

Instead of hoping you won’t open an empty tin again, make your own Intelle-T Tea Bag Detector!

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World Radio Day 2019

World Radio Day 2019 is Wednesday February 13th. Celebrate by building your own Pimoroni Pirate Radio to listen to internet radio broadcasts.

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How-to Setup the Arduino MKR 1300

Combines the ATMEL SAMD21 with a LoRa module, allowing for remote IoT applications such as mining, farms, and off-shore rigs. In this tutorial, we will learn how to set up the Arduino IDE for use with the Arduino MKR 1300.

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