Introducing littleBits bitLab

The marketplace for user-generated hardware
September 16, 2014

The bitLab is the app store for hardware. It’s a marketplace for user-generated hardware, and allows anyone to create their own littleBits module and share it with the community. In a nutshell, here’s how it works: You submit a module, the community votes on it, we vet it and then manufacture it and share the revenues.

Posted in: Around the Office

Documentation Tips + Tricks

September 16, 2014

Tips/Techniques for Good Photos 1.) Setting  You’ll want to take strong clear photos that really show off your prototype. You can do that a few ways. Set up your prototype on a clean simple background (like a table or a sheet of paper).Make sure that your prototype doesn’t just blend into the background. Make it […]

Posted in: Tips & Tricks

littleBits on the cover of MAKE!

September 12, 2014

The current issue of MAKE Magazine profiles littleBits and its evolution from early prototypes to the cloudBit and other recent product launches.

“‘It’s already been a hit,’ says Richard Ganas, one of Quirky’s product designers, about the company’s new littleBits Pro Library, a massive collection of trim pots, sliders, buzzers, LEDS, motors, sensors, and other gadgets needed to quickly build novel circuits.”

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