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Posts tagged with “radioshack”

WSJ: “Your child can finally make that secret-code-protected, noise-activated light she’s always wanted.” May 5, 2016

“This child-friendly system makes it surprisingly easy to cobble together advanced gadgets from scratch… The littleBits Gizmo & Gadgets Kit includes plenty of parts to build contraptions like the remote-control vehicle; it’s an ideal introduction to the underlying technology driving the electronics around us. “

#HackYourHoliday Makeathon in Times Square with RadioShack! December 5, 2014

SAVE THE DATE: 12/13, 10AM-10PM RadioShack #2700 – Times Square – 1565 Broadway   We’re hosting a huge Makeathon with RadioShack at their Times Square location. Learn about littleBits with live demos and collaborate with your friends by making holiday projects. Get hands on with littleBits and experience the power of electronics!        

Posted in: Community

Two Big Announcements November 3, 2014

Our mission at littleBits has always been to put the power of electronics in the hands of everyone. Today we’re announcing two new ways that we’re making it easier for you to create with littleBits and grow your library.

Featured Products: Space Kit, Modules
Posted in: R+D
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Gizmodo: littleBits Now Lets You Build Your Own DIY Smart Home July 23, 2014

Gizmodo wrote a great piece highlighting the cloudBit and its potential to bring internet connectivity to anything.

“It’s an awesome idea. Not only can you build internet-connected devices out of bits, you can also hack into other devices—anything from a thermostat to a doorbell—and make it accessible in the cloud.”

Featured Products: cloudBit, Cloud Starter Bundle
Posted in: Press

Gigaom: littleBits launches a cloud bit and turns from toy maker to hardware revolutionary July 23, 2014

Gigaom wrote about the littleBits’ cloudBit and included this quote from Ayah Bdeir:
“‘When you go into workshops and designers’ offices you see bins of cardboard and wood,’ said Bdeir. ‘We wanted to use the internet as a material. We are at a time and age when that needs to be made available to everyone.'”

Engadget: littleBits’ latest module lets you connect your creations to the internet July 23, 2014

Engadget reported on the launch of the cloudBit and littleBits’ Radioshack debut: “littleBits is announcing the cloudBit, a new module that, as company CEO and founder Ayah Bdeir puts it, allows builders to ‘just add internet’ to almost anything. . . More complex modules — like the Arduino module and today’s WiFi-enabled cloudBit — raise the ceiling of complexity for potential LittleBits projects.”