Tonight in London: MicroPython @Meetup | #esp8266 #microbit #pyboard

The London MicroPython Meetup are gathering tonight at the Notting Hill Gate Eagle Lab off that eponymous road in west London – more details here. Kudos for exploring Adafruit boards:

We’ll have one technical talk and demo (MicroPython with wings, looking at the Adafruit CircuitPython feather and wing ecosystem).

We’ll have the usual informal, fun show-and-tell sessions.

The final event will be a demo where everyone who has a micro:bit can bring one (or more) along with the firefly program installed.

This allows the micro:bits to interact like a cloud of blinking fireflies. Some of us are bringing lots of micro:bits so the result should be quite spectacular!

Everyone is welcome but if you have one or more micro:bits, please bring them and join the firefly demo. The software is described here. (The code is at the end of the article).

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