BBC Micro Bit

About The BBC Micro Bit. Read the Proto-PIC guides and help articles. What is the BBC Micro:Bit? Projects, articles and help tutorials from Proto-PIC

2 CommentsFriday, 17 March 2017  |  Admin
Micro:bit Distance Reader with Haptic Feedback

"How about using a micro:bit with a distance sensor and a haptic feedback driver to create an Electronic 'white stick'".
This task was handed to myself, and after reading a few data sheets, I designed a circuit and then a PCB that can mount to a micro:bit ..

Wednesday, 16 November 2016  |  Admin
Using the Micro:bit Radio to Send and Receive Sensor Data

Using two micro:bits, a micro:pixel and a TMP36 we use the built in radio to transmit data from one micro:bit to another to make a colourful temperature display.

2 CommentsMonday, 17 October 2016  |  Admin
Super Scary Halloween Pumpkin Using the BBC Micro:bit and Our Micro:Pixel

Make your doorstep the envy of your neighbours with our super-tech Pumpkin, brought to life by the BBC Micro:bit and our Micro:pixel add-on

Wednesday, 10 August 2016  |  Admin
Make a Thermometer with the BBC Micro:bit

Have you ever wondered how hot or cold your room gets? well now with the BBC micro:bit and an inexpensive sensor you can! In this tutorial I'll show you how to turn your BBC micro:bit into a thermometer using a TMP36 and programming it using the Microsoft Block editor.

Wednesday, 3 August 2016  |  Admin
What is the BBC Micro:Bit?

Raspberry pi vs Micro Bit - The BBC micro:bit is a different beast to the Raspberry Pi, where the Raspberry Pi is a superb fully functioning LINUX computer that you can plug a keyboard, mouse and monitor into the micro:bit is more like a standalone sensor board that you can program to do very specific tasks. The Micro Bit Language, Where to buy the Micro:Bit, MicroBit Specification and more...