2014 marks the 100th anniversary of the declaration of World War 1, which began on the 28th of July 1914. Over 16 million people lost their lives and 20 million were injured, making it one of the bloodiest conflicts in human history. It became known as the Great War and, subsequently, the First World War. To commemorate this event, we’ve come up with a way for you to simulate and experience the main form of radio communication that was used back then. Imagine being alive one hundred years ago, and sending and receiving messages that could mean life and death using only tones!
Each Friday is PiDay here at Adafruit! Be sure to check out our posts, tutorials and new Raspberry Pi related products. Adafruit has the largest and best selection of Raspberry Pi accessories and all the code & tutorials to get you up and running in no time!
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.