SMART HOME KIT – Now available for pre-order. Details

Just in time for the holidays! The Smart Home Kit enables you to turn any household object into an internet-connected device.

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Posts in category “Tips & Tricks”

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 […]

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Tips & Tricks: Cloud Module July 23, 2014


Welcome to the cloud! With the cloudBit, now you can snap the internet to anything. We’ve compiled a number of fun and useful tips & tricks to get your creative juices flowing. Enjoy!

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Tips & Tricks: Sequencer June 30, 2014


The sequencer module allows you to connect up to eight output modules and control them in a sequential pattern. Now you can add event timing to projects for more complicated interactions.

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Tips & Tricks: IR LED April 24, 2014


The IR LED (or infrared light-emitting diode) module sends out light with longer wavelengths than visible light, similar to the light in your remote control. It’s invisible to the eye, but many digital cameras can see it! Try using it to activate the light sensor or remote trigger.

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