A dedicated magazine for the micro:bit is finally here. A team of community members got together to help bring you micro:mag. micro:mag is a magazine made by the community, for the community. All content in our magazine is 100% community written. micro:mag is a chance to get your project showcased to the wider community. If you’d like your project to be featured, please get in touch.
The first issue was recently released and includes micro:bit related news, stories and projects. If you’re interested in micro:bit, have a micro:bit project you’d like to show off, or would like to contribute content, check out micro:mag for more information!
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
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