0

September 7, 2016 AT 3:30 pm

NEW GUIDE: MicroPython Hardware: Digital I/O @micropython

 

MicroPython Hardware: Digital I/O is a new guide in the learning system:

Digital I/O, or input/output, is one of the most basic ways to talk to hardware.  We say ‘digital’ because it only deals with on or off values and nothing in-between.  For example with digital I/O a LED can be turned completely on and completely off repeatedly to blink.  Or using digital I/O you can read when a switch or button is moved on or off.  With just a few lines of MicroPython code you’ll be a master of digital I/O in no time.

This guide explores how to use digital I/O pins with MicroPython.  You’ll see how to control a LED using a digital output pin, and read a pushbutton using a digital input pin.  These basic digital I/O examples can serve as the starting point for more complex and interesting projects that use hardware like LEDs, buttons, switches, relays, transistors, and even simple digital sensors!

MicroPython Hardware: Digital I/O


Check out all the Circuit Playground Episodes! Our new kid’s show and subscribe!

Have an amazing project to share? Join the SHOW-AND-TELL every Wednesday night at 7:30pm ET on Google+ Hangouts.

Join us every Wednesday night at 8pm ET for Ask an Engineer!

Learn resistor values with Mho’s Resistance or get the best electronics calculator for engineers “Circuit Playground”Adafruit’s Apps!


Maker Business — The Not-So-Secret Code That Powers Robots Around the Globe

Wearables — Glitter big

Electronics — Turn the heat up! when unleaded

Biohacking — Google Sheets Based Life Tracking Dashboards

Get the only spam-free daily newsletter about wearables, running a "maker business", electronic tips and more! Subscribe at AdafruitDaily.com !



No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.