Want to connect an external push-button or switch to your micro:bit? It's easy to do, and Python gives you complete control over digital input pins!
Despite their simplicity, there are some interesting nuances when dealing with buttons and switches. Check it out!
Take a look at our external switch demo video here: https://youtu.be/jnnBvcvTxic
Positional servos are the next stop on our tour of micro:bit peripherals in Python. We tested this one out at GaETC 2019, so we can confirm it's a crowd pleaser!
Check out the video demo of this, taken live at GaETC 2019: https://youtu.be/wAPUyItqpRs
Controlling external discrete LEDs with Python and the micro:bit is a breeze! Todd is back in our second No Blocks November installment to walk you through it with CodeSpace and a little bit of Python.
Check out the demo video!
See how easy it is to control servos with Python and the micro:bit! Firia Labs Engineer Todd Beales takes you through the fundamentals of servos, and shows you how to spin 'em up with CodeSpace and a little bit of Python.
Check out the 60-second intro video!
What makes CodeBot different? In this post I'll dive into the motivations behind our CodeBot CB2 and the Python with Robots curriculum.