NEW GUIDE: CircuitPython-Powered 3-minute Nightlight @adafruit @CircuitPython #AdafruitLearningSystem
There are doorknobs with microcontrollers in them, so how about nightlights? Make a nightlight in three minutes or less with just a Gemma M0 and CircuitPython! Then add code to control the brightness and color. Or use a Circuit Playground Express for a super-featured version.
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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.
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