One year Adafruit IO+ and other discounts with GitHub Student Developer Pack
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Whats Adafruit IO ?
Its a cloud service. You can store and retrieve the data when needed. Adafruit IO can handle and visualize the data. there is a dashboard is associated with it to provide chart, graphs, etc and display your data.
What Adafruit can do for you?
Display the sensor data in real-time
You can control your motors and other sensors
You can integrate web services like displaying tweets, sending mail, weather services, etc.
You can unlock its full potential by accessing Adafruit with Github student developer pack.
As a part of the program, you will get discounts on certain Adafruit products.
30% Discounts on Circuit Playground Express - GH STUDENT EDITION
30% Discounts on Circuit Playground Bluefruit - Bluetooth Low Energy - GH STUDENT
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How to apply ?
A step by step guide
Applying for a Github student dev pack is easy!
- Visit GitHub Education and click Get benefits in the top-right corner.
- Under “Which best describes your academic status?”, select Student.
- Then, complete one of the following:
If you have a school-issued email, select (or add it).
Please note that email addresses must be verified and any addresses with plus signs (“+”) are not eligible.
If you don’t have a school-issued email, follow the prompts to fill out additional information. You’re still eligible even if you only have a personal Gmail address, as long as you can provide alternative documentation to verify your current student status.
- You may be prompted for more information. When prompted, upload an image that demonstrates your academic status or confirms your Enrollment.
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What are the benefits?
Students have access to more than just the best developer tools with the GitHub Student Developer Pack
Some of the popular benefits are,
Namecheap.com:- 1 year domain name registration on the .me TLD.
.tech Domains:- One .TECH domain free for 1 year.
name.com:- One free domain name and free Advanced Security (SSL, privacy protection, and more).
DataCamp:- Free 3-month individual subscription for students.
Bootstrap Studio:- A free license for Bootstrap Studio while you are a student.
Canva:- Free 12 month subscription of Canva’s Pro tier.
and many more...
It may take 7+ days for the activation process.
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@Suhailjr But I think since it's not a plug and plug play system and it will laying on the PCB for the long term, it might be fine. for me, it's similar to the Intel Edison and the PICO-IMX7 System-on-Module
@salmanfaris at last they update their design. T
What you think on the updated connector. I felt like its more fragile and high chance for corottion issue due to humidity for long term use.
Built on the same 64-bit quad-core BCM2711 application processor as Raspberry Pi 4, Compute Module 4 delivers a step-change in performance over its predecessors: faster CPU cores, better multimedia, more interfacing capabilities, and, for the first time, a choice of RAM densities and a wireless connectivity option.
You can find detailed specs here,1.5GHz quad-core 64-bit ARM Cortex-A72 CPU VideoCore VI graphics, supporting OpenGL ES 3.x 4Kp60 hardware decode of H.265 (HEVC) video 1080p60 hardware decode, and 1080p30 hardware encode of H.264 (AVC) video Dual HDMI interfaces, at resolutions up to 4K Single-lane PCI Express 2.0 interface Dual MIPI DSI display, and dual MIPI CSI-2 camera interfaces 1GB, 2GB, 4GB or 8GB LPDDR4-3200 SDRAM Optional 8GB, 16GB or 32GB eMMC Flash storage Optional 2.4GHz and 5GHz IEEE 802.11b/g/n/ac wireless LAN and Bluetooth 5.0 Gigabit Ethernet PHY with IEEE 1588 support 28 GPIO pins, with up to 6 × UART, 6 × I2C and 5 × SPI
Compute Module 4 IO Board
The IO board provides:Two full-size HDMI ports Gigabit Ethernet jack Two USB 2.0 ports MicroSD card socket (only for use with Lite, no-eMMC Compute Module 4 variants) PCI Express Gen 2 x1 socket HAT footprint with 40-pin GPIO connector and PoE header 12V input via barrel jack (supports up to 26V if PCIe unused) Camera and display FPC connectors Real-time clock with battery backup
Seeed is currently counting down for the 10 year anniversary of the debut of Grove . In the past 10 years, we have seen many wonderful projects created by Grove from our user and community. We want to invite you to join us to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of Grove 🤩.
In the Grove 10 Years Celebration, we’d like to collect the stories of “Grove with You”, which we want to invite our users to share their stories they have with Grove products.
=> What project you’ve made out of Grove?
=> What is your favourite Grove?
=> which one was the first Grove you’ve purchased?
Seeed encourages you to post and share photos, videos, stories of Grove in the Seeeed Forum, or any other platforms below that you’d like to use.
The following ways to find us, and tag #grove10 to share the project with us!
Feel free to be creative in documenting your projects–we will be selecting top 10 most “Grovy” winning entries from the submissions, and the winners will receive a $100 Grove Surprise Pack as a special gift.
Looking forward to seeing your projects! 🥳
@kowshik1729 I think that might not get since the platform is not opensource! but they provided everything you need to develop a system with that.