Adafruit Weekly Editorial Round-Up: The deal with Arduino Pro hardware, A free python programming book available online, Modal MIDI Keybard, & more!

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ADAFRUIT WEEKLY EDITORIAL ROUND-UP


We’ve got so much happening here at Adafruit that it’s not always easy to keep up! Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered. Each week we’ll be posting a handy round-up of what we’ve been up to, ranging from learn guides to blog articles, videos, and more.


BLOG

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Arduino Pro hardware is not open-source hardware

We get asked if all Arduino hardware was or is open-source hardware since Arduino has been historically been open-source, and “open-source” is part of the “About Arduino” page and mission. If there is a change in direction and/or if closed source hardware is shipping now from Arduino, what does that mean for makers, engineers, and the open-source contributors to Arduino?

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LEARN

Modal MIDI Keyboard

Never play a wrong note with this custom scale polyphonic keyboard. Learn more

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Maker Business — Pololu’s account of the chip shortage

Wearables — Getting overly ambitious with EL wire

Electronics — Invisible Bugs

Python for Microcontrollers — Python on Microcontrollers Newsletter: MicroPython SAMD Support, ESP32-S3 Feather and much more! #Python #Adafruit #CircuitPython @micropython @ThePSF

Adafruit IoT Monthly — Energy Harvesting Sensor Nodes, Tracking a Turtle, , and more!

Microsoft MakeCode — MakeCode Thank You!

EYE on NPI — Maxim’s Himalaya uSLIC Step-Down Power Module #EyeOnNPI @maximintegrated @digikey

New Products – Adafruit Industries – Makers, hackers, artists, designers and engineers! — New Prods 11/17/21 feat. Adafruit KB2040 – RP2040 Kee Boar Driver!

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