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Lego Bricks + Raspberry Pi = Awesome Motorized Microscope

Lego Bricks + Raspberry Pi = Awesome Motorized Microscope

IBM research has released a project that allows you to build a motorized, high quality microscope from Lego bricks and a Raspberry pi for roughl $300. They call the project MicroscopPy, and they’ve shared the build notes on Github. As you can see in the video, the build is surprisingly simple and uses the standard […]

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RP2040 Chips for 70 Cents: “Raspberry Pi Direct” Launches to Supply Bulk Orders

RP2040 Chips for 70 Cents: “Raspberry Pi Direct” Launches to Supply Bulk Orders

Raspberry Pi announces Raspberry Pi Direct, allowing bulk RP2040 chip orders at discounted prices well below a dollar each.

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Boards Recap: From No Chips to New Chips, 2021 Has Been the Craziest Year

Boards Recap: From No Chips to New Chips, 2021 Has Been the Craziest Year

Struggling to find your favorite microcontroller, or even buy a new car this year? Here’s why everything is suddenly out of stock.

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How to Kit Out Your Smart Home Without Big Data and Privacy Snooping

How to Kit Out Your Smart Home Without Big Data and Privacy Snooping

If you want to stay private, you’ve got to DIY it. 

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So Many Choices: Our Favorite Makers Weigh in on Their Go-To Dev Boards

So Many Choices: Our Favorite Makers Weigh in on Their Go-To Dev Boards

Dev boards give makers limitless options for their projects. Some of our high-tech pals share their personal processes to pick a board.

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