Weekly Roundup #55: New Maker Products // News

The Weekly Roundup of New Maker Products returns after a bit of a hiatus and a lot has happened since my last one. In particular, something that will completely change the electronics Maker community. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #55: New Maker Products // News

MickMake Mail #30: Gakken, JLCPCB, wicking and skulls // News

A bit of a different mailbag this week. Containing a lot of bits and pieces for upcoming projects and other odds and ends. Continue reading MickMake Mail #30: Gakken, JLCPCB, wicking and skulls // News

Build a Pi Zero W pocket projector! // Project

Ever wanted a really small and cheap projector that can fit in your pocket? Here’s a quick project to make a Raspberry Pi Zero W based pocket projector. Continue reading Build a Pi Zero W pocket projector! // Project

Weekly Roundup #54 – New Maker Products // News

This week’s Weekly Roundup has #TinyFPGA #BPI-UNO32 #ODROID-MC1 #Eagle9 #Firefly #MT3620 and a lot of bananas. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #54 – New Maker Products // News

The 200th video competition. Woohoo!

After 2 years and 200 videos. Time for another competition!

Make a PCB from scratch using EasyEDA // Part 2 // Tutorial

This is the second part of my video on building a simple PCB using EasyEDA. This time we’ll be taking a look at how to use a solder stencil, placing SMD components, soldering using kitchen equipment and how to fix up your mistakes. Continue reading Make a PCB from scratch using EasyEDA // Part 2 // Tutorial

Weekly Roundup #53 – New Maker Products // News

This week’s Weekly Roundup there’s a serious amount of new SBCs, as well as the usual AI boards and thankfully we’re well past all those stupid robots that we saw last year. Continue reading Weekly Roundup #53 – New Maker Products // News

Announcing the mmBoard! A MickMake SBC with all the goodies.

I’ve got some pretty exciting news on a new SBC that’s about to be released. Read on to find out what it is. Continue reading Announcing the mmBoard! A MickMake SBC with all the goodies.

Raspberry Pi 3B+: Should you upgrade? // Review

So, I’ve been playing around with a bunch of the new Pi 3B pluses for a week now. Do I think the upgrade is worth it? Find out in this quick review. Continue reading Raspberry Pi 3B+: Should you upgrade? // Review

Build an MQTT based RGB LED panel! // Project

This quick project shows you how to build an MQTT controlled RGB LED matrix panel in under 30 minutes, but I reckon it should take you a lot less. Continue reading Build an MQTT based RGB LED panel! // Project

MickMake Mail #27: A bit of clowning around. // News

This week’s MickMakeMail I’m cracking open the Big Clown IoT kit that was sent to me recently and a couple of AdaFruit 64×64 RGB panels. Just in time for a quick weekend project. Continue reading MickMake Mail #27: A bit of clowning around. // News

Atmel Software Framework and build chain in a Docker container

A follow-up to my video tutorial: “Program an Atmel SAM without an IDE”. I’ve created a Docker container on GitHub with a complete ASF build chain. Ready to go. Go for it! Continue reading Atmel Software Framework and build chain in a Docker container