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Posts tagged with “hackathon”

Meet the Maker: Christina & Steven Young, Makers of the littlePinball Machine March 4, 2015

Christina & Steven Young   Christina & Steven Young, a brother and sister duo, really used the littleBits modules to their potential at this year’s Hack Cooper event. The Youngs created a functioning pinball machine, and took home the Best littleBits Project & Best Overall Aesthetics Prizes! They also did a great job combining the tools they had […]

littleBits + Shapeways Smarter Gadgets Makeathon March 3, 2015

On Saturday, February 28th, designers, artists, engineers, makers, educators and people who have never even used littleBits came together for the 3D + IoT Smarter Gadgets Makeathon, hosted by Shapeways & littleBits. The Makeathon was held in our offices in Chelsea and over 30 people of all ages arrived around 11AM with a mundane, everyday object and […]

Highlights from HackCooper 2015 February 18, 2015

Last weekend, 200 high school, undergraduate and graduate students from across the US gathered at Cooper Union in NYC for a free, 24 hour hackathon. Participants worked in teams to create their dream projects, bringing together hardware and software in the battle to create the most innovative hacks. Read more about the event and the top winning littleBits designs in this week’s blog post.

Maker Hackathon in Egypt & Jordan! January 27, 2015

We’re happy to announce that we’re the International Partner at Zoomaal’s Maker Hackathon in Cairo, Egypt (Feb 5-7, 2015 ) & Amman, Jordan (February 19-21, 2015)! Maker Hackathon is the first hardware hackathon competition born in the Arab World and aiming to travel around the world. The Hackathon is a 3-day competition where university students and young […]

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