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Cyber:bot Python Challenge – Compass Navigation!

Contest Introduction A teacher recently asked for some assistance on writing a Python script for the cyber:bot to make it navigate by compass. The use of the Micro:bit’s built-in compass is not currently documented in our tutorials, but it should be a useful robotics sensor for navigating from one side of the room to the other, solving mazes, and finding …

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Propeller 2 Live Forum Registration Link: Support Questions and Open Discussion

Let’s start out with a bit of history and take a look at Peter Jakacki’s P2D2 board. When Parallax first …

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Propeller 2 Micropython smartpin exerciser
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Propeller 2 Live Forum: TeamOz Talks Hardware + MicroPython + Discussion

You know the process: click the button below and sign up for the Propeller 2 Live Forum on Wednesday! There’s a small …

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P2 Edge and P2 Edge Breakout Boards
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Propeller 2 Live Forum Registration – Click Objects, Graphical Debug, P2 Edge + Breakout

Several Updates and Open Discussion We’ve got a fairly open agenda this week after our break last week: – Status …

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Mystery Box Hors d'oeuvres
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Mystery Box Cornucopia from Parallax: Now Shipping 75 Surprises!

Feast on One of Three Mystery Boxes! The first day of fall was Tuesday, September 22nd. With Halloween coming up …

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BlocklyProp and the ActivityBot 360: Educator Assistance Available!

Dear Educator, This week we’re focused on Parallax’s BlocklyProp visual programming language with the ActivityBot 360°, our most powerful combination. BlocklyProp …

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Propeller 1 Multicore Microcontroller Tests N95 Alternative Face Mask

Dear Community, Paul Voss, a Professor from Smith College and an inventive engineer, has two interesting applications using the Propeller …

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