Update: UPS and USPS not shipping on 10/30/2012 in NYC region
Subways, trains and buses in NYC are shut down.
NYSE and public schools are closed.
UPS and Postal services are canceled.
Parts of Manhattan, including our previous location we’re almost moved out of is without power (off since 8:32pm).
Adafruit employees are staying safe and working from home.
A few blocks from us there was pretty massive flooding (see photo above) but everyone and everything is fine here.
We’ll post more updates soon, internet connectivity is hard to come by right now 🙂
-Ladyada & the Adafruit team
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.