Microbit tune selector example

This example melds together our Microbit and an AD keypad and our Microbit built in tunes and allows you to play a different tune based on a key...

Microbit and an AD keypad

I purchased this module as part of a microcontroller kit, its an interesting little module as it has 16 buttons but with only 1 I/O...

Microbit and Neopixel examples

The neopixel module lets you use Neopixel (WS2812) individually addressable RGB LED strips with the Microbit. Note to use the neopixel module, you need...

Microbit built in tunes

For the purposes of education and entertainment, the module contains several example tunes that are expressed as Python lists. They can be used like...

Microbit and a buzzer examples

MicroPython on the BBC micro:bit comes with a powerful music and sound module. It’s very easy to generate bleeps and bloops from the device...

MIcrobit RGB led examples

This was another couple of RGB led examples for the Micro:bit Layout Code The first example just shows some extra colour combinations from microbit import * while True: ...

Microbit and LDR example

A photoresistor (or light-dependent resistor, LDR, or photocell) is a light-controlled variable resistor. The resistance of a photoresistor decreases with increasing incident light intensity;...

Microbit temperature in python

  The BBC micro:bit does not have a dedicated temperature sensor. Instead, the temperature provided is actually the temperature of the silicon die on the...

Micro:bit compass example in micropython

The micro:bit also has a compass (magnetometer) The compass has to be calibrated before it can give accurate readings. Calibration involves moving a dot to...

Micro:bit accelerometer Micropython example

The micro:bit has an accelerometer on board, you can see this in the picture below When you flash the program, you should see a reading of...