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MIDI Monster Mash

Maker Update #201, Adafruit Edition

This month on Maker Update (video), a pocket-sized procedural MIDI sequencer, Empire State Maker Faire, a menagerie of matrices, solar powered projects, and this little cutie pie!

Project of the Month

MIDI Melody Maker

News

Limor Keynote Speaker for Empire State Maker Faire

JP’s Product of the Week

Adafruit Projects

Matrix Portal Bonanza!

Matrix Portal Creature Eyes

Halloween Countdown Clock

Matrix Portal Sand Handles

Neopixel LED Necklace

BusyBox Interruption Sign

Voting

I Vote(d) Pin

https://learn.adafruit.com/vote-keyboard
https://blog.adafruit.com/2020/07/07/new-guide-pyportal-us-election-calendar-adafruit-learning-system-circuitpython-pyportal-voting-adafruit/

Contributed Projects

Rock Paper Scissors Clue Game 

Tools/Tips

Stemma Lego Baseplate

Universal USB DC Solar Breakout

Neopixel Graphics with the FrameBuf library

Product Spotlight

QT Py – a small SAMD21 based microcontroller board with Stemma QT and USB-C

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