I logged on to say thank you that because Adafruit exists, my childhood dream of designing and building electronics ‘gadgets’ is realized. I am 71 years old and with COVID-19 floating around, staying completely isolated. Because of Adafruit, and only because of Adafruit, the core elements, products, and software that I could have never imagined as a kid are available. Seeing these clips of your operations adds to the enjoyment and pride.
Thank you all for this and I want you to know that in the context of the current situation, you all have my best wishes in staying well and successful.
All the best – GOV
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