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Kitronik :MOVE Motor robot for the BBC micro:bit - Tutorials

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Kitronik :MOVE Motor robot for the BBC micro:bit - Tutorials

The Kitronik :MOVE Motor robot is a micro:bit powered robot, that is both manoeuvrable and stable. In addition to the well-written instruction booklet, here's some downloadable tutorials with Interactive MakeCode links to get you started..there's also a Python library!

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Automatic Lights Using the micro:bit's Built-in Sensor

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Automatic Lights Using the micro:bit's Built-in Sensor

Here's a quick and fun micro:bit lesson for schools or home. Make an automatic light using just an LED, some alligator clips, and your micro:bit! This easy tutorial includes PXT MakeCode and MicroPython versions.

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Uploading micro:bit .hex files to makecode.microbit.org

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Uploading micro:bit .hex files to makecode.microbit.org

The editor itself does not have an upload option, but if you go to the bottom of the  makecode page at https://makecode.microbit.org you'll find an Import button that will let you upload these .hex files from your computer or a URL

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Revive old laptops and PCs - program electronics projects with Raspbian OS

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Revive old laptops and PCs - program electronics projects with Raspbian OS

The Raspbian operating system, originally designed for the small Raspberry Pi computer, now has a version for laptops and PCs. Raspbian runs nicely on computers that are no longer deemed powerful enough to run the latest Windows or MacOS versions. Raspbian is great if you're setting up a kids' makerspace or school Code...

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