Posts tagged with “how-to”

littleBits takesover 826NYC! March 3, 2016

On Wednesday, February 24 two strangers infiltrated a storefront covered in capes and lined with books. They passed through a secret door and entered a back room filled with…readers! This is just an ordinary day at 826NYC, better known to some as the Brooklyn Superhero Supply store. Part of a national network founded by author Dave […]

Animatronics Challenge February 1, 2016

Come one, come all to witness this extraordinary, life-defying, awe-inspiring, battery-powered menagerie of animatronic creatures! From February 1-29, we challenge you to invent an electronic creature or character using littleBits, then film it in action. We want to see you design a creature that mimics life, a character that has personality. Does it flutter it’s […]

Hack Your Halloween Winners! November 5, 2015

Credit: LeChiffre / Saw Inspired Trap Thanks to all of the #HackHalloween inventors who participated in this year’s Hack Your Halloween challenge. We saw so many spooky projects uploaded to the littleBits Project Page, including a haunted library, augmented reality skull, disco pumpkin and Harry Potter-inspired magic wand. We’d also like to give a special shoutout to our partners DIY.org […]

Hack Your Halloween Contest! October 5, 2015

  Calling all zombies, witches, phantoms, and mad scientists! Use your Gizmos & Gadget Kit to invent a costume or prank, then create a a scary movie featuring your masterpiece. You can win a GoPro camera & up to $3000 worth of Bits!! Think it can’t get any better? We are combining forces with our friends at DIY.org […]

Trick Out Your Tree December 10, 2013

Make it a Holi-DIY to Remember: Clever gadgets for the holiday using littleBits Part 1

Tired of the same old holiday decorations? Looking to take your festive knickknacks to the next level this winter season? Like technology and DIY solutions? Look no further! littleBits is here to help. We’ve compiled a list of projects that you can make to electrify your home with holiday cheer.

The Synth Kit: Under the Hood November 14, 2013

We present to you the Synth Kit, our incredibly powerful, easy to use, modular analog synthesizer! Taking our goal of making an electronic design platform accessible for all, now anyone can dream up new sounds or songs and make them a reality as fast as their mind will allow. We think this could be the start of a new chapter in the history of music technology and we hope you’ll join us for the ride. Make something that makes music.

Featured Products: Synth Kit
Posted in: Kit Insider

Haunting Halloween Projects October 16, 2013

As the spookiest day of the year approaches, we here at littleBits have been cooking up some supernatural projects to trick out your Halloween. The interactions in both of the following projects are surprisingly haunting and would be a great addition to any haunted house or, if you are the Adam’s Family, a permanent wall fixture.

Back To Cool August 15, 2013

Ready to go back to school? Start the year on a positive note by making an automated “Back to School” eraser for your new teacher. All you need is a 4 Bit littleBits circuit, and some recycled household materials to make this this great back to school present for your favorite teacher!

Featured Products: Starter Kit
Posted in: Projects

Kit Insider: Starter Kit July 5, 2013

littleBits Kits are designed to help you learn and create. Our goal is to make your post-purchase experience as easy and inspired as possible. The Starter Kit provides an excellent foundation for you to begin your littleBits exploration. Inside you will find 10 Bits that will inspire all sorts of creativity – like the flashy […]

Featured Products: Starter Kit
Posted in: Kit Insider

A littleBits Thank You December 21, 2012

2012 was an amazingly successful year for littleBits and we couldn’t have done it without the support, hard-work and team effort of some truly great people. And in keeping with how we do things around here, we’ve hand-crafted a littleBits ‘thank-you’ project with these personalized light boxes – glowing just as much from our appreciation as the LEDs we used to make them!

Featured Products: Starter Kit, Extended Kit
Posted in: Around the Office
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