Ladyada on Make: Live – Soldering! This Weds 9pm ET!
Ladyada on Make: Live – soldering this Weds 9pm ET!
Don’t miss the second episode of Make: Live, which airs this Wednesday night! Our theme is soldering and we’ll have Limor “Ladyada” Fried from Adafruit Industries in studio and Marc deVinck, Maker Shed’s Director of Product Development calling in via Skype. Not only that, but we’ll also have another awesome giveaway. So be sure to set your soldering irons to 375 degress, head over to Make: Live, and join our garrulous friends in the chat room:
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.