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Maker Update: Flip-Out [Maker Update #134] @makerprojectlab @adafruit edition! #adafruit

Maker Update: Flip-Out [Maker Update #134] Adafruit edition – (video – above).

This week on Maker Update, a flip-out mic for your machine learning pocket project, a shark mask that moves when you talk, a light-up sound board, adding Neopixels to a backpack, and the Circuit Playground Proto Gizmo.

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Show Notes [Maker Update #134 Adafruit Edition]

Project of the Month

PyBadge Case with Flip Out Mic by Ruiz Brothers
https://learn.adafruit.com/pybadge-case-with-flip-out-mic

TensorFlow Lite for Microcontrollers Kit Quickstart by lady ada
https://learn.adafruit.com/tensorflow-lite-for-microcontrollers-kit-quickstart

TRIPLE WORD reconfigurable TensorFlow Lite models!
https://blog.adafruit.com/2019/07/19/triple-word-reconfigurable-tensorflow-lite-models-adafruit-tensorflow-tensorflowlite-machinelearning-arduino-microchipmakes/

More examples on GitHub
https://github.com/adafruit/Adafruit_TFLite_Micro_Speech/tree/master/examples/micro_speech_json

News

Pete Warden from Google, Tensorflow, on Ask an Engineer
https://blog.adafruit.com/2019/07/24/ask-an-engineer-7-24-19-live-special-guest-pete-warden-petewarden-machinelearning-tensorflow-tinyml-tensorflow-askanengineer-adafruit-electronics/

Circuit Python gets 10 out of 10 in Hackspace magazine
https://blog.adafruit.com/2019/07/19/a-speedier-circuitpython-gets-10-out-of-10-in-the-latest-issue-of-hackspace-magazine-hackspacemag-circuitpython-adafruit/

Adafruit Projects

Sound Activated Shark Mask by Dano Wall
https://learn.adafruit.com/sound-activated-shark-mask

NeoTrellis Sound Board by Ruiz Brothers
https://learn.adafruit.com/neotrellis-soundboard

Playa Festival Bike by Erin St. Blaine
https://learn.adafruit.com/playa-festival-bike/overview

Contributed Projects

LED dog collar with JavaScript by Stephanie Nemeth
https://medium.com/@secretsquirrel/i-made-a-led-dog-collar-with-javascript-1c10ff973550

Monster Box by mendukt
https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3633968

Tools/Tips

New Hallowing Coming Soon
https://blog.adafruit.com/2019/07/23/100-days-to-halloween-time-to-make-a-hallowing-m4-adafruit-halloween/

Coming soon! Circuit Playground Bluefruit – Bluetooth Low Energy
https://www.adafruit.com/product/4333

Low cost accelerometer demo by Ladyada
https://blog.adafruit.com/2019/07/21/trying-out-the-ultra-low-cost-20-cents-msa301-accelerometer-with-the-arduino-plotter-arduino-sparkfun/

Adding Neopixels to a Backpack by BlitzCityDIY
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sa4SL32ICHs

Product Spotlight

Circuit Playground Proto Gizmo Bolt-on Perma-Proto
https://www.adafruit.com/product/4320

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