‘The Electrical Experimenter’ Circa Early 1900s: How-Tos, Patents, Radio News, Electricity Ads, and More!
You’ll want to stop everything you’re doing before opening this digital archive of The Electrical Experimenter Vol. 4, published in 1913. Consisting of 584 scanned pages from multiple issues of the magazine, it includes everything from predictions of solar energy to applications from the ‘phoney patent offizz,’ charts, graphs, illustrations, ads, and lots and lots of news. Be warned the PDF is high-res and 90+MB, or it is also available in ePub, Kindle, and other formats.
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.