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Damien
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Talks and videos about MicroPython

Post by Damien » Wed Feb 07, 2018 7:45 am

At Linux Conf AU 2018 (held in January in Sydney) there was a workshop on "Getting started with MicroPython" by Nick Moore. The full video can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=inUMgHQ62sA.

In particular at the end there are some words about supporting development of MicroPython: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=inUMgHQ62sA&t=1081s

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Re: Talks and videos about MicroPython

Post by OutoftheBOTS_ » Wed Feb 07, 2018 9:43 am

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Re: Talks and videos about MicroPython

Post by philwilkinson40 » Fri Feb 23, 2018 9:41 am

Also at the same conference, Andy Gelme introduces a open hardware 'lollibot' programmed with micropython. More on the hardware for those who are interested.

Does anyone have any idea how I can get hold of one of the kits (or just the PCB) for this lollibot? I have contacted the organisers but got no reply...

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Re: Talks and videos about MicroPython

Post by mattyt » Fri Feb 23, 2018 12:57 pm

Hi Phil, I'll probably see Andy at the MicroPython meetup on Wednesday - I'll ask him about whether the lollibot kits are available.

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Re: Talks and videos about MicroPython

Post by geekscape » Sat Feb 24, 2018 5:04 am

hi Phil and Matty,

There are more LoliBot PCBs and parts. Additional parts were ordered after the LCA2018 conference.

I'll be at the Melbourne MicroPython meetup this coming Wednesday. There is a possibility that Jon will have a kit ready by then. If not, we can sort out the details.

Since LCA2018, I've completely reworked the software ... and now have a much more modular and capable framework.

Note: The hardware and (older) software GitHub repository is here ... https://github.com/CCHS-Melbourne/LoliBot

cheers andyg (@geekscape)

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