Celebrating 100 single board computers that support CircuitPython Blinka #Blinka #CircuitPython #SBC @Adafruit

CircuitPython is one of the easiest way to program microcontrollers. CircuitPython is a programming language designed to simplify experimenting and learning to code on low-cost microcontroller boards.

Blinka brings CircuitPython APIs and, therefore, CircuitPython libraries to single board computers (SBCs). It is a pip installable Python library that runs in normal “desktop” Python. The CircuitPython runtime isn’t used. CircuitPython libraries can also be installed via pip.

Interested? See the guide on how to use Blinka with supported SBCs (like Raspberry Pi & more).


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