Thursday #CircuitPython2022 Updates

2022 with Blinka as the zero

A few more folks have written in to give us their thoughts about CircuitPython in 2022. Thank you!

Phil (PT) from Adafruit talked on Ask An Engineer last night about #CircuitPython2022 and sent some links today:

bought, working with company to get a replacement part..

bought, on the way.

software i am trying.

what i want is this, but $40 and python powered..

Patrick (@askpatrickw) posted a gist with two new projects and a review of last years. Here are the two new ones:

2022_1: Snakes in the #%*$& Van

Goal: Layout the requirements and design of a system to use CircuitPython as a basis for a Camper Van (or RV or Boat) monitoring, tracking and alerting system.

NOTE: This may never be built on CP but I’d like to go through the thought experiment.

2022_2: 3D Mouse Project

Goal: Document requirements and design a 3D CAD mouse which will work with Fusion 360. This might also be called a Jog Wheel.

NOTE: It is very likely this will work with other programs, but my needs are for it to work with Fusion 360.

Lastly, I just posted my #CircuitPython2020 to the blog and will talk it over in my stream tomorrow.

#CircuitPython2022 is our annual reflection on the state of CircuitPython. We’d love to hear from you too! See the kick-off post for all of the details. Here are the previous posts:

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