We’re pleased to announce that SparkFun are now an official distributor of the RockBLOCK unit in the USA.
The RockBLOCK allows you to send and receive short messages from anywhere on Earth, so long as you have a clear view of the sky. It works far beyond the reach of Wi-Fi and GSM networks. It’s perfect for the electronics hobbyist or maker who wants to transmit weather information from mid-ocean or use it to control their robot in the middle of the desert.
SparkFun is an online retail store that sells the bits and pieces to make your electronics projects possible. No matter what your vision is, their products and resources are designed to make the world of electronics more accessible to the average person.
In addition to products, SparkFun, through their Department of Education, offers classes and online tutorials designed to help educate individuals in the wonderful world of embedded electronics. Their ever-growing product catalog boasts over 3,500 components and widgets designed to help you unleash your inner inventor.
Find out more at www.sparkfun.com.