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for the next arduino formfactor, i would suggest to stick to the .1 raster with the connectors. now h have to have two separate connectors to the binary in/out pins, because the connectors on the arduino are not both on a .1 raster.

otherwise is the "Voyager" of course a perfect name for the bluetooth version... smiley
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Hello

thanks for the feedback.

the reason they are not aligned is because we made a mistake in the first board that we carried on because of compatibility with the "shield" extensions.

changing it might require quite a bit of extra documentation smiley but it's something we should consider for the next batch of 10000 we are making now..

As far as names are concerned I tend to prefer italian names because Arduino was born in italy (the board... also the king but it's another story..) and it's still manufactured in Ivrea.

In a globalised world where everything tends to become the same it's nice not to use an english name for arduino:)

btw NG means Nuova Generazione


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of course i was hinting at the Star trek series. i bet they could use some Arduino's in the making of the decors...

nice to know where the connector glitch came from.
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nice reference smiley



The actual arduino history should be told it's full of nice little stories....

starting from the fact that the name comes from a bar....

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Of course you could choose names from the infinite choices of coffee you can get at a bar in Italy:

macciato Latte
espresso
cappuchino
etc..

or whines. as long as its a type of food...


BTW, nice picture from you on the Mediamatic site after the workshop there:

http://www.mediamatic.net/article-12980-en.html
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And?

what will be the name of the bluetooth arduino?
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In the end I think it will be arduino BT ....

We don't have to be creative all the time smiley

The next Arduino Board which will be made in 2007 will be called Arduino Diecimila

diecimila = Ten Thousands... so you can figure out why it's called like that smiley

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Why not: Arduino DaVinci

Bluetooth gives you freedom (no wires anymore), Leonardo Da Vinci (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leonardo_Da_Vinci), amongst other things, designed one of the first flying machines (http://www.visi.com/~reuteler/leonardo/fly1.jpg) that lead to the airplanes we use nowadays and gives us much freedom too.
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