Monday New Product: Grove

Posted By Yana

Nov 23rd 2015


Seeed Grove – Digital Light Sensor $9.90 This module is based on the I2C light-to-digital converter TSL2561. Grove – DMX512 $4.90 Interface Grove to DMX512 for control of stage lighting and effects. Grove – Temperature & Humidity Pro Sensor $14.90 For more precise environmental measurements using the Grove system. Grove – Recorder $17.95 Grove record […]

Motion Activated Tree Lights

Posted By Yana

Nov 13th 2015


In compliance with the upcoming holidays we decided to contribute to the obligatory dose of Christmas ornamentation in the shape of the well-known coniferous tree. A tabletop freestanding tree with LED strings and a flashing star on top seemed like an easy enough thing to do. We also wanted to add a tech twist to […]

Closed Wednesday, November 11th (Remembrance Day)

Posted By Yana

Nov 10th 2015


Just a quick note to remind everyone that we are closed on Remembrance Day – Wednesday November 11 2015, and will resume responding to phone calls and emails the next day.

Wednesday Links: Dancing Spiders, Prototyping with Tape Gun and Skulls

Posted By Yana

Nov 4th 2015


Dancing Peacock Spiders with Lightsabers This is just fun to say, even more fun to watch (Via Nerdist). Turning a Tape Gun Into a Prototyping Machine Interesting idea, but not necessarily very practical (Via Makezine). A story-based Japanese Rube Goldberg Machine This Rube Goldberg machine features not only some amazing timing and clever solutions but […]

Monday New Product: Teensy v3.2, Brackets & Synapse

Posted By Yana

Nov 2nd 2015


PJRC Teensy USB Board, Version 3.2 $24.75 The Teensy USB Development Board is a complete USB-based microcontoller development system. Bracket Pair for Sharp Distance Sensors – Parallel $4.20 Bracket Pair for Sharp GP2Y0A02, GP2Y0A21, and GP2Y0A41 Distance Sensors – Parallel Bracket Pair for Sharp Distance Sensors – Multi-option $4.85 Bracket Pair for Sharp GP2Y0A02, GP2Y0A21, […]

Monday New Product: Grove Sensor, Joystick & Cables

Posted By Yana

Oct 28th 2015


Grove – Loudness Sensor $7.68 Detect sound with this well-engineered Grove loudness sensor. Grove – Thumb Joystick $7.68 A handy Grove module thumb-joystick. Grove – 3 pin to Grove 4 pin converter cable $.588 Add your traditional 3-pin GVS (Ground / Voltage / Signal) device to a Grove plug. Grove – Servo Branch Cable $5.88 […]

Closed for Thanksgiving (Monday October 12th, 2015)

Posted By Yana

Oct 9th 2015


Our offices are closed on Monday, October 12th, 2015, and back to regular duties on Tuesday October 13th.

New Product: Grove, More Grove & Kossel

Posted By Yana

Oct 6th 2015


Seeed Grove – RTC $6.90 The RTC module is a member of Twig. It is based on the clock chip DS1307 which supports the I2C protocol. It uses a Lithium cell battery (CR1225). The clock/calendar provides seconds, minutes, hours, day, date, month and year information. Nidec SMD Vibra motor 1.3V DC, 105mA, 9500rpm $3.00 Surface-mount […]

Monday New Product: GPS Logger, Cables and Speed Sensor

Posted By Yana

Sep 21st 2015


Adafruit Ultimate GPS Logger Shield – Includes GPS Module $61.00 Brand new and better than ever, we’ve replaced our Adafruit GPS shield kit with this assembled shield that comes with an Ultimate GPS module. Redpark L2-RJ45V – Lightning to RJ45 Cable $82.80 Connects a Lightning iPhone, iPad or iPod touch to the console port on […]

Closed for Labour Day

Posted By Yana

Sep 4th 2015


Our office will be closed on Monday September 7, we’ll continue regular office hours on Tuesday at 0900 MST.