Adafruit Weekly Editorial Round-Up: #PiDay sale, PCB prototyping, The first ESP32-C3 QT Py, Glow Lantern Zipper Pulls, IO WipperSnapper and more!

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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.


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How to Add a New Component to Adafruit IO WipperSnapper

You’ve set up an internet-enabled development board with Adafruit IO Wippersnapper. But, upon glancing at the component picker, you don’t see the component you need for your IoT project. Let’s get your favorite input, output, or sensor added to Adafruit IO WipperSnapper so it can be used by projects designed by you and others!

The process for adding components varies with difficulty depending on what type of component you’re adding – Learn more!


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