Date for Desert Code Camp - 2018  Saturday, October 6, 2018 8:00:00 AM - Saturday, October 6, 2018 6:00:00 PM

Micro:bit: the Perfect Programming Device for Kids (and Adults)?

The Micro:bit is a tiny programmable computer (1.6 x 2 inches) was originally designed for use by children aged 11-12, but why do kids get to do all the fun stuff? This is also fun for “adult children” as well.

 

Device Overview

It is half the size of a credit card.

It is the easiest device to program. All you need is a browser!

Come and see how easy and fun it is to play with this $15 device.

You get all this:

  • Weight: 8g
  • Processor: 32-bit ARM Cortex M0 CPU
  • Bluetooth Low Energy
  • Digital Compass
  • Accelerometer
  • Micro-USB controller
  • 5x5 LED matrix with 25 red LEDs
  • 2 programmable buttons

http://microbit.org/

Want to start coding now?  Check this out:  https://makecode.microbit.org/

 

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About the session

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Presenters

aydin akcasu

Scheduled

Room
IRN-219
Time
8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
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