Belay: a Python Library for interacting with the real world #MicroPython #CircuitPython #Python

Belay is a library that enables the rapid development of projects that interact with hardware via a MicroPython or CircuitPython compatible board.

Belay works by interacting with the REPL interface of a MicroPython board from Python code running on PC.

Belay supports wired serial connections (USB) and wireless connections via WebREPL over WiFi.

Belay is for people creating a software project that needs to interact with hardware. Examples include:

  • Control a motor so a webcam is always pointing at a person.
  • Turn on an LED when you receive a notification.
  • Read a potentiometer to control system volume.

See more in the video below, on the Belay GitHub repo, and on Hackaday.


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