Maker Update: Infinite Keanu [Maker Update #130] @makerprojectlab @adafruit edition! #adafruit

Maker Update: Infinite Keanu [Maker Update #130] Adafruit edition – (video – above).

This week on Maker Update, dedicated hardware for your Keanu Reeves GIF collection, sound reactive sabers, return of the Trash Panda, and machine learning in your pocket.

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Show Notes [Maker Update #130 Adafruit Edition]

Project of the Month

Light Up Prop with Prop-Maker by Ruiz Brothers

Previous Lightsaber project by Ruiz Bros.


The Free Annual Python Conference in Ohio. PyOhio 2019 is July 27-28, 2019 at The Ohio Union in Columbus. The Saturday keynote speaker: Kattni Rembor!

8/8/2019 is CircuitPython day!

Adafruit Projects

PyGamer Keanu Reeves GIF Player by John Park

Based on Arcada Animated GIF Display by Lady Ada

Bringing Back THE VOICE of Speak & Spell by Phillip Burgess

Trash Panda 2: Garbage Day by John Park

Tilt Controlled Marble Maze by Dano Wall

Tiny Machine Learning on the Edge with TensorFlow Lite Running on SAMD51

Contributed Projects

Superhero Power Gauntlet by Richard Albritton https://learn.adafruit.com/superhero-power-gauntlet


PyBadge GamePad by Ruiz Brothers https://learn.adafruit.com/pybadge-gamepad

Adding Cursor Support to CircuitPython

USB HID Crank Controller by Ruiz Brothers

Feather takes flight at Seeed Studio with the Grove Shield for Particle Mesh

Product Spotlight

Raspberry Pi 4 Model B is here!

Adafruit PiRTC – Precise DS3231 Real Time Clock for Raspberry Pi:

Adafruit PiRTC – PCF8523 Real Time Clock for Raspberry Pi


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