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Open Source Friday @github #OpenSourceFriday

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Open Source Friday … invest a few hours contributing to the software you use and love..

Open source is made by people just like you. This Friday, invest a few hours contributing to the software you use and love. Contributing to open source happens at all levels, across projects and design, documentation, operations and code. You don’t need to overthink what exactly your first contribution will be, or how it will look.

Read more AND visit Adafruit’s github repo!


For the open-source hardware side of things, we’re still waiting to hear back from Arduino.org regarding the status of products that say “open source” but are not.

One easy solution would be for Arduino.org to go through the very fast and simple OSHWA open-source hardware certification. We did the Adafruit Metro m0 it only took a few minutes.


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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