Ilhan Ünal, a Brussels-based university student studying multimedia and communications who works weekends as a hardware / software developer, has won a Guinness World Record for crafting the largest fully functional replica of the Nintendo Game Boy portable video game console.
The jumbo-sized handheld console measures 1.01 meters (3.31 feet) tall, 0.62 meters (2.03 feet) wide, and 0.2 meters (0.66 feet) deep. The “Largest Gameboy” is powered by a tiny Raspberry Pi single-board computer, and it’s capable of playing any cartridge released for the original Nintendo Game Boy system.
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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.