Project Monday: Laser Monitoring with Synapse

I’m Dilan, a relatively new hire here at Solarbotics, and I am in charge of product development and R&D support. I’ve got tons of experience with many things, and have seen Arduino as a staple in many projects here at … Read more…

Holiday Hours, Christmas (Tree) Links

Well, it’s that time of the year where the snow falls and us Canadians need to hibernate. As a result, Solarbotics will be closed December 24th, 25th, 26th and January 1st. Apparently our sleep schedule is kinda wonky. As usual, … Read more…

Friday New Product Post and a Few Projects

It’s snowing here. Here’s the proof – a ruler measured with another ruler, reading about 7″ depth of (what used to be) snow. It’s a massive invasion of snowflakes, and they don’t seem too friendly. The amount of snowfall we … Read more…

Wednesday Cool Links: Lotsa Arty Stuff

Ok, yes, we know. This is yet another late cool link post, but… We have a good excuse, honest! We just got in a second laser (from Full Spectrum), and we were distracted for most of yesterday getting it up … Read more…

New Product: Limerick Edition

I’ve been wanting to post in limerick, and today I think I’ll give it a kick. My co-workers think it’s dumb, but I think it’s kinda fun. And I’m sure it’ll turn out quite slick. In order to avoid some … Read more…

New Products: LED Strips, LED Controller and More

Hello everyone, today I’ll be your guest Russian host. Here’s your new product, look at it and leave me alone! I’m busy eating vodka and drinking borscht. In the dacha. After the banya. (Is that good enough for Russian stereotypes?) … Read more…

New Product Friday: Raspberry SAFE, IR Sensors, RFID

Friday! New stuff! Go! Solarbotics Raspberry SAFE $8.95 Now that you’ve waited a long, long while for your Raspberry PiĀ® board to arrive you’ll want to protect your precious! Use the Raspberry SAFE to protect it from the harmful environment … Read more…