Archive for date: April 2, 2015

First electrons for the ESP8266…

April 2, 2015 | Arduino, Development Boards, Embedded, Internet of Things, My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

In the telescope making world, we call the first time that a telescope is used to look at the sky “first light”. I’ve decided to call the first time I load some code onto a new development board “first electrons”. A few weeks ago, when I did a video that illustrated some of the bucket […]

More on Arduino v. Arduino…

April 2, 2015 | Arduino | By: Mark VandeWettering

Make just published this interview with Arduino founder Massimo Banzi about the internal schism that’s currently embroiling the Arduino community. It is true that this represents only one side of the story, but it does seem that at a minimum, Arduino SRL (represented at has copied much of the Arduino LLC website without credit […]