Support your fellow New Yorkers this Giving Tuesday! Great list from NYCOnTheCheap.
It’s been a tough year, and the holidays are tougher than ever for more New Yorkers than ever.
Giving Tuesday is Dec. 1. This is your chance to help feed and clothe the hungry, and support NYC parks and theater, including charities and community groups where your donation will be matched, even doubled or quadrupled by corporate or philanthropic donors.
And charitable gifts are tax decuctible.
Nearly 1.2 million New Yorkers were experiencing food insecurity before Covid-19, including one in five NYC children.
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.