MicroBit push button and display image example

A simple example using the 2 buttons (a and b), pressing them will display one of the built in images on th 5x5 LED...

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...

Image examples for the Micro:bit using Micropython

Here we show you how to create a custom image on the led matrix, we use the Mu editor - http://codewith.mu/ from microbit import * im =...

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...

Random image on the Micro:bit using Micropython

The Image class also has the following built-in instances of itself included as its attributes (the attribute names indicate what the image represents). In...

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...

Micro:bit accelerometer Micropython example

The micro:bit has an accelerometer on board, you can see this in the picture below When you flash the program, you should see a reading of...

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...

Micro:bit compass example in micropython

The micro:bit also has a compass (magnetometer) The compass has to be calibrated before it can give accurate readings. Calibration involves moving a dot to...

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...