A new app pinpoints NYC LGBTQ historical sites, themes #Pride #PrideMonth #LGBTQ #History #NYC
Via the NY Daily News, a new app will let you trace the quest for LGBTQ rights in the five boroughs of New York City. The app is formatted as a series of mobile walking tours. It was developed by a collaboration between The NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project and VAMONDE, a tech version of the Lonely Planet-type guides.
Several tours exploring different aspects of the early LGBTQ experience, such as “LGBT Harlem, In the Life,” “LGBT Theater District” and the “Stonewall LGBT Village Pride Tour” will dig deep into the meticulous research done by the team at The NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project.
“Someone coming to the city, or a tourist, or New Yorker can hold their hand out in front of them and see LGBT sites in the immediate vicinity.”
8-6-2021 (August 6, 2021) is the Snakiest day of the year and it’s also this year’s CircuitPython Day! The day highlights all things CircuitPython and Python on Hardware. See you there!
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.