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6 interesting boards to get for your micro:bit to add new functionality

In this article we will look at some add-on boards for the Micro:bit. The Micro:bit is a terrific development board which has 25 individually-programmable...

Micro:bit and BMP280 barometric pressure sensor example

BMP280 is an absolute barometric pressure sensor especially designed for mobile applications. The sensor module is housed in an extremely compact package. Its small...

The MCP3421 A/D converter and the Micro:bit

The MCP3421 ADC can be used for various high accuracy analog-to-digital data conversion applications where ease of use, low power consumption and small footprint...

Learn the Micro:Bit using the Arduino IDE ebook

The micro:bit is a great little board for learning, its easy to add support for this in the Arduino IDE which opens up many...

Micro:bit and dice simulator in python

This is a fairly simple dice throwing game for the micro:bit, in this example you shake the micro:bit and a dice image will be...

Micro:bit and L9110 fan module example

In this example we connect a Micro:bit to a L9110 fan module. This is a commonly found, basic low cost module which consists of...

LIS2DH12 linear accelerometer Micro:bit example

In this article we connect a LIS2DH12 to a Micro:bit The LIS2DH12 is an ultra-low-power high-performance three-axis linear accelerometer belonging to the “femto” family with digital...

Micro:bit and TMP102 digital sensor example

In this article we look at the TMP102 digital sensor and we will connect it up to a Micro:bit, again the code is written...

Micro:bit and Si1145 sensor example

Another sensor reaches the desk, this time it is a Si1145 sensor, we will connect it to a Micro:bit and test it out, we...

Micro:bit and BME environmental sensor example

In this article we will connect a BME680 sensor to a Micro:bit BME680 is an integrated environmental sensor developed specifically for mobile applications and wearables...