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Programming the BBC Micro:bit : Getting Started With MicroPython (Student) (Paperback) (Simon Monk)

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Quickly write innovative programs for your micro:bit—no experience necessary!
This easy-to-follow guide shows, step-by-step, how to quickly get started with programming and creating fun applications on your micro:bit.. Written in the straightforward style that Dr. Simon Monk is famous for, Programming the BBC micro:bit: Getting Started with MicroPython begins with basic concepts and gradually progresses to more advanced techniques. You will discover how to use the micro:bit's built-in hardware, use the LED display, accept input from sensors, attach external electronics, and handle wireless communication.
Connect your micro:bit to a computer and start programming!
Learn how to use the two most popular MicroPython editors 
Work with built-in functions and methods—and see how to write your own
Display text, images, and animations on the micro:bit’s LED matrix
Process data from the accelerometer, compass, and touch sensor
Control external hardware by attaching it to the edge connector
Send and receive messages via the built-in radio module
Graphically build programs with the JavaScript Blocks Editor
Edition: Student
Number of Pages: 165
Genre: Technology, Computers + Internet
Format: Paperback
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Author: Simon Monk
Language: English
Street Date: November 20, 2017
TCIN: 53181476
UPC: 9781260117585
Item Number (DPCI): 248-56-0224
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