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Symphony of Solenoids

Maker Update #179 Adafruit Edition

This month on Maker Update (video): A Robot Xylophone, Adafruit is Open for Business, Painting with Light, Teletyping with Clue, Texting with Blinka, and the BBC micro:bit grows a tail.

Show Notes [Maker Update #179]

Project of the Month

Wireless BLE MIDI Robot Xylophone by Liz Clark

News

Adafruit is Open and Shipping All Orders

Adafruit Projects

Clue Teletype Transmitter by John Park

Clue Light Paintstick by Phillip Burgess

Textable Sensor with FONA and CircuitPython by Brent Rubell

Contributed Projects

Clue Metal Detector by Kevin Walters

Tools/Tips

Mouse and Keyboard Control Using TinyUSB and BLE

Cellular Data for CircuitPython with FONA

Adafruit Protomatter RGB Matrix Library

Product Spotlight

Adafruit Dragontail for micro:bit

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