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Micro:bit and BMM150 digital geomagnetic sensor example using the Arduino IDE

In this article we look at a digital geomagnetic sensor - this time its the BMM150. We will connect this to a micro:bit and...

Micro:bit and MMA8452 accelerometer example

In this example we will connect a MMA8452Q accelerometer  to a Microbit - we will be using the Arduino IDE Lets look at some information about the...

Micro:bit and PCF8575 I/O expander examples

This 16-bit I/O expander for the two-line bidirectional bus (I2C) is designed for 2.5-V to 5.5-V VCC operation. The PCF8575 device provides general-purpose remote I/O...

Micro:bit and LM75 temperature sensor example

The LM75 temperature sensor includes a delta-sigma analog-to-digital converter, and a digital overtemperature detector. The host can query the LM75 through its I²C interface...

Micro:bit and GY-21P module example

The GY-21P is an interesting module in that it combines a BMP280 sensor and an SI7021 sensor. The on-board BMP280+SI7021 sensor measures atmospheric pressure...

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...