#plottertwitter is the hashtag for all things plotter on @Twitter
From portraits of people – and cats, of course – to vector maps, from pictures converted to lines to straight up generative drawings, #plottertwitter is the hashtag to follow for all things plotter…on Twitter. If you’ve never messed with a pen plotter or plotterbot before you don’t know what you’re missing – and this hashtag will excite your interest no doubt! (Thanks to NYC Resistor blog for the #plottertwitter tip.)
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, 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.