PyDX 2016 talk by Sev Leonard
Never miss a photo from your favorite internet cat again. Learn how to make a small wifi-connected badge using micropython and some snazzy electronics. No experience required! This talk will chronicle the experience of a first time micropythonista setting up the ESP8266 wifi module with an LCD display using the Arduino IDE. Attendees will learn how to get setup to program microcontrollers with micropython, how to connect to wifi to get the latest cat pics, and how to display kittens on an LCD.