Our A2WH test unit at Pleasant Beach exceeded the target goal for production of water from air using solar energy over two sunny days this weekend. This gives us a great feedback with a 100% complete unit that the new design is performing as designed. (read more)
Featured Community Project from the Adafruit Blog
This week on the blog we featured Andrew Salomone’s awesome Cosplay work!
Videos and pics featuring a set of masks and hand puppets designed to recreate an online experience, which cultural analyst Sherry Turkle calls being “Alone Together,” in an offline setting. (read more)
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.