force sensitive resistor example

A force-sensing resistor is a material whose resistance changes when a force or pressure is applied. Force-sensing resistors consist of a conductive polymer, which changes...

Microbit basic serial port example

In this example we will create a VB.net program that will read data from the serial port, in this case a Microbit connected to...

Microbit tune selector example

This example melds together our Microbit and an AD keypad and our Microbit built in tunes and allows you to play a different tune based on a key...

Microbit and an AD keypad

I purchased this module as part of a microcontroller kit, its an interesting little module as it has 16 buttons but with only 1 I/O...

Microbit and Neopixel examples

The neopixel module lets you use Neopixel (WS2812) individually addressable RGB LED strips with the Microbit. Note to use the neopixel module, you need...

Microbit built in tunes

For the purposes of education and entertainment, the module contains several example tunes that are expressed as Python lists. They can be used like...

Microbit and a buzzer examples

MicroPython on the BBC micro:bit comes with a powerful music and sound module. It’s very easy to generate bleeps and bloops from the device...

Microbit RGB led examples

Here are another couple of RGB led examples for the Micro:bit Layout     Code The first example just shows some extra colour combinations from microbit import * while True: ...

Microbit and LDR example

A photoresistor (or light-dependent resistor, LDR, or photocell) is a light-controlled variable resistor. The resistance of a photoresistor decreases with increasing incident light intensity;...

Microbit temperature in python

The BBC micro:bit does not have a dedicated temperature sensor. Instead, the temperature provided is actually the temperature of the silicon die on the...