New Book Out Now: Getting Started with Adafruit Circuit Playground Express
Out today September 10th! A new paperback book on the Adafruit Circuit Playground Express board! The book gets you started with microcontrollers by learning how to use the Express with Microsoft MakeCode and CircuitPython. There is also information on configuring and using the board in the Arduino IDE.
The book will also be available from Adafruit to include bundling with Circuit Playground Express, stay tuned.
Have all the information at your fingertips in this new book. Check it out today.
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.