After some recent historic flooding throughout California that effected the grounds around Apple Campus 2 (you can see documentation of the flooding in the January & February updates from this video series), the building or buildings rather, are quite far along. For the most part all the solar panels are installed, and a significant amount of the landscaping is starting to take effect, shaping perspectives and sight lines. And when you’re unsure – as I was – about the size and scale of some things, then you realize that full-size bulldozer or shipping container is a full-sized bulldozer or shipping container and you go, ‘Oh, okay, that build is huge!’ Watch:
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, or even use Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for MakeCode, CircuitPython, 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.
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