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Find your friends with LoRa, GPS, and a compass module.
Glitter Positioning System
11
Intermediate
A quick overview of installing MakeCode for local use or development.
Installing Microsoft MakeCode for Adafruit
8
Intermediate
Learn how to start a script on boot on common GNU/Linux systems.
Running Programs Automatically on Your Tiny Computer
50
Beginner
Connect your IO account to a wide range of services and APIs with Zapier.
Using Zapier with Adafruit IO
14
Beginner
Learn the basics of sharing work with collaborators (like Adafruit!) using Git and GitHub.
An Introduction to Collaborating with Version Control
23
Beginner
Customize a Flashflight or other suitable flying disc, and throw blinky programs at your friends.
A NeoPixel Blinkendisc
7
Beginner
How to outfit a simple live trap with sensors and data-logging, and quantify the vermin in your life.
A Sillier Mousetrap: Logging Mouse Data to Adafruit IO with the Raspberry Pi
23
Beginner
Install Kali Linux on your Pi, and add a kernel that supports Adafruit's PiTFT display.
Kali Linux on the Raspberry Pi with the PiTFT
54
Beginner
Quickly set up your Pi to boot with a USB stick or external hard drive as main storage.
Using an External Drive as a Raspberry Pi Root Filesystem
55
Beginner
An exploration of network communication from the shell using Pygame and the PiTFT.
RasPipe: A Raspberry Pi Pipeline Viewer, Part 2
17
Beginner
An exploration of standard IO, Unix filters, and simple graphics with Python and Pygame.
RasPipe: A Raspberry Pi Pipeline Viewer, Part 1
19
Beginner
Use Vagrant to quickly spin up a virtual Linux systems on your Windows PC.
A Quick Linux VM on Windows with Vagrant
6
Beginner
A look at wildcards, aliases, custom scripts, and other force multipliers in the shell.
An Illustrated Guide to Shell Magic: Typing Less & Doing More
30
Beginner
An introduction to pipelines, redirection, and other such incantations in the shell.
An Illustrated Guide to Shell Magic: Standard I/O & Redirection
23
Beginner
A quick and easy path to a virtual machine running GNU/Linux in the cloud.
A DigitalOcean droplet in 10 minutes
5
Beginner
A fast, simple overview of basic shell commands, with pictures.
An Illustrated Shell Command Primer
33
Beginner
An introduction to the interface at the heart of Linux & Unix systems.
What is the Command Line?
38
Beginner
A gentle introduction to the world's most popular free OS.
What is this "Linux", anyhow?
80
Beginner