9 Easy Micro

Build Smart and Simple Gadgets, from a Fitness Step Counter to a Digital Dino Pet
Product Number: EB00738413
Released: Apr 23, 2019
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781593279653
Publisher: No Starch Press
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Learn coding and electronics basics with the BBC micro:bit; a simple board designed especially for teaching kids and beginners programming concepts. Beginning micro:bit will show you how to build awesome electronics projects by learning code in MicroPython, a simplified version of the popular Python programming language, in conjunction with the micro:bit, a tiny electronics board developed specifically to help kids (10+) learn to code. You'll start with simple flashing animations and automatic text reminders, and go on to make a radio, quiz machine, weather station, secret code lock, and digital pet dino. The book focuses on using the mu text editor: a program designed to make coding the micro:bit as easy as possible. The simple, straightforward instructions, color illustrations, and easy-to-follow code examples make this accessible to kids and adults with no experience at all!

Author(s): Romilly Cocking
Genre: Science
Original Publish Date: Apr 23, 2019

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