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Python on Hardware

A whole generation of programmers have now grown up with the web, where JavaScript is the de facto language for creating dynamic user interfaces and managing databases. Alongside them is another, even larger, group who have made Python the de facto language of science, engineering, data analysis, and most recently machine learning.

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The Hacksmith team has been upgrading a MGB MK4 into a spy car over the past few months.

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In this tutorial, we will sew standard EL wire onto a hoodie.

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This guide explores how to load files and run code on a MicroPython board.

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This month, we learned how to use MicroPython with the Raspberry Pi, create a flashing LED, and use an LCD! In this project we will combine what we learned to create a message display system where telegram messages sent to the Raspberry Pi show up on the attached LCD.

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Reference Design to Monitor Pet Activity and Sound Featuring the Renesas Synergy™ S3A3 MCU

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Makeblock Ultimate 2.0 | Maker Minute

Makeblock offers their Ultimate 2.0, 10-in-1 robot kit, which includes assembly guides for ten different designs to serve as launch pads for other inventions.

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The gator:color is one of a series of gator-clippable boards called gator:boards that SparkFun has created to interface with the micro:bit and gator:bit expansion for micro:bit.

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Adafruit's CircuitPython is an open-source implementation of Python for microcontrollers.

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How to Create Your Own Scrolling Message on the micro:bit

In previous micro:bit how-to articles, we learned about the various peripherals on the micro:bit and how they can be used in projects. In this how-to article we will focus a little more on the 5 x 5 LED display and how to display scrolling messages.

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The gator:starter is one of a series of gator-clippable boards called gator:boards that SparkFun has created to interface with the micro:bit and gator:bit expansion for micro:bit.

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Sparkfun Pi AVR Programmer HAT | Maker Minute

Sparkfun offers their Pi AVR Programmer HAT, which allows for easy programming of AVRs directly from the SPI hardware pins on any Raspberry Pi.

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