If jumping into the world of machine learning all seems too complicated and expensive, but you still want to get your feet wet, then the TensorFlow Lite for
Microcontrollers Kit from Adafruit might just be perfect for you. The kit contains the Adafruit PyBadge with ATSAMD51 ARM Cortex-M4F processor, a built-in display, multiple buttons for feedback, and an integrated speaker. The kit also
includes an electret microphone, LiPo battery, and all the necessary wires to hook everything up. They took all the worry out of what you need to get started with machine learning, and combined it into a simple and affordable kit.
See more in the review below and much more in HackSpace Magazine Issue 33.
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