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by mikerr
Tue May 01, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: NEW code bug model
Replies: 2
Views: 482

Re: NEW code bug model

So semi-confirmed features are:

RGB LEDs
Both WiFi and Bluetooth
Five way joysticks instead of a/b switches
Can run python
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by mikerr
Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A sense HAT appears...
Replies: 3
Views: 877

Re: A sense HAT appears...

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around 7 pre-production units apparently:
https://twitter.com/LMcUnderwood/status ... 5054555136

the corresponding i2c blocks could make things interesting if they're open and not locked to this board only.
by mikerr
Mon Oct 16, 2017 1:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A sense HAT appears...
Replies: 3
Views: 877

A sense HAT appears...

What's this then... ?

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by mikerr
Sun Sep 17, 2017 3:33 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A high resolution codebug?
Replies: 12
Views: 10113

Re: A high resolution codebug?

Yes, it's an esp32 the bigger brother to the 8266:

https://www.cnx-software.com/2016/03/25 ... gle-table/

also didn't realise esp32 now has internal temp sensor, and bluetooth as well as wifi.
by mikerr
Sat Aug 12, 2017 1:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A high resolution codebug?
Replies: 12
Views: 10113

Re: A high resolution codebug?

Arrived and had plenty of fun with it: https://github.com/mikerr/arduino-oled https://camo.githubusercontent.com/666393b8e2dc200f6ec895cd3e5ba42e3877af9e/687474703a2f2f692e696d6775722e636f6d2f4e516e624879496d2e6a7067 Arduino based programming, so should work with ardublockly- https://ardublockly.emb...
by mikerr
Tue Jul 25, 2017 4:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: A high resolution codebug?
Replies: 12
Views: 10113

Re: A high resolution codebug?

Thread revival - but just ordered one of these: http://i.imgur.com/XDxjV1Bm.jpg http://i.imgur.com/AL0er6km.jpg http://i.imgur.com/2JR3RRdm.jpg Complete ESP8266 with microusb for programming (using arduino IDE) and built in OLED ... all for £7.40 !! Display is SSD1306 https://www.banggood.com/Wemos-...
by mikerr
Sat May 27, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: Software
Topic: i2c_tether error on RaspberryPi
Replies: 6
Views: 2965

Re: i2c_tether error on RaspberryPi

Wrong thread, and about 2 years late .. have a read here for some codebug history :
http://codebugforum.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=33

Short answer: codebug was released first, and is an offshoot of part of the original microbit team
by mikerr
Sun Jul 17, 2016 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I bought a MicroBit
Replies: 3
Views: 5993

Re: I bought a MicroBit

Was that a pre-order just been shipped - or are they actually in stock anywhere now ?

I did setup http://microbitforum.co.uk a while back - but it's empty at the mo.
by mikerr
Mon Jun 20, 2016 1:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scroll text with values gathered from input pins?
Replies: 3
Views: 5412

Re: Scroll text with values gathered from input pins?

Of course you can scroll dynamic text : https://i.imgur.com/mxRmlDR.png or put that analogue reading into a variable and do some maths on it : https://i.imgur.com/ux7geum.png Note that the codebug is integer based - whole numbers only, and string manipulation is missing - but see workarounds here: h...