Posts tagged with “video”

VIDEO: Connectivity, Coding & the Four Cs Webinar Recap June 2, 2017

To celebrate our new litteBits Code Kit shipping, littleBits held an epic panel on Coding & the Four Cs on June 1st. Featured panelists included littleBits founder and CEO Ayah Bdeir, as well as world renowned cultural anthropologist and founder of Connected Camps, Mimi Ito. Attendees also got to hear from various educators on their experience and success with bringing coding to the classroom.

Ayah Bdeir at Emtech: The Internet as Material September 30, 2014

Ayah spoke recently at Emtech, the MIT Tech Review conference that highlights invention and new developments in engineering and technology. In her talk, Ayah spoke about the need to democratize hardware in order to transform society, and how littleBits can be used as a building block. She introduced the cloudBit and posed the question, “Can we take the biggest revolution of our time, the Internet, and make it a building block, so that you can invent with it the way you’d invent with other materials?”

The littleBits Hand Wave! April 16, 2013

We love to see littleBits paired with other gadgets and tools. So, it’s very exciting to see littleBits used with K’Nex for the first time! Paul Anderson made this video of his hand wave creation and it’s gotten our entire office brainstorming more ways to incorporate K’Nex.

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Make the Holidays – Teaser Video November 27, 2012

What Are You Making for the Holidays? from littleBits on Vimeo. A little teaser of the holiday projects that the littleBits team created using our special-edition Holiday Kit. Step-by-step instructions for each project are included in the Holiday Kit, encouraging the inventor in everyone. Holiday Kits are available via our webstore – littlebits.cc/shop

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New Holiday Project Videos Filmed Today! November 8, 2012

Labour, the creative genius behind the much beloved Brought to Life by littleBits video, has been hard at work in the littleBits HQ today filming new project videos. In anticipation of the upcoming holidays, the littleBits team has been working on some special projects that we’ll be sharing really soon! Until then, we hope you […]

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TED Fellows in the Field: Ayah Bdeir’s blinking, buzzy building blocks August 28, 2012

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u0jFq7qTHQc&w=560&h=315] TED Fellows are an extraordinary group of innovators and iconoclasts. Today’s Fellows in the Field features Ayah Bdeir, founder of hardware startup littleBits. Hailed as LEGO for the iPad generation, littleBits are a set of open source, preassembed electronic modules that snap together with magnets to make larger, more complex circuits, allowing anyone […]

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Launching the community site, as in now! April 6, 2012

We just launched the community portion of our site! After many months of developing, testing and thinking (with our amazing friends at HyperTiny), we are finally ready to unleash it! From an air version of pong, to confetti cannon balls, the community site is a gallery of people’s projects, classes, lessons that they have developed […]

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Challenge completed at SXSW! March 15, 2012

On Sunday March 11 and Monday March 12, our team headed to Austin TX for 2 GE Garages workshops at SXSW. In this video, Ayah Bdeir, Founder of littleBits, challenges people to reinvent their favorite game. Watch Ayah unfold the amazing projects that people came up with!   More fun videos below. Watch the incredible […]

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Ayah Bdeir’s TED talk! February 27, 2012

On Monday February 27th, littleBits founder Ayah Bdeir gave a 5 minute talk at TED 2012, Full Spectrum.     Ayah ends her talk with this very inspiring quote “We want to encourage a world of creators, of inventors, of contributors because this interactive world is ours!” Check out our latest projects and pictures here […]

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Launching new bits, on Bloomberg TV, with our littlePiggy! January 16, 2012

For all you patient littleBits fans, good news! We are launching new littleBits modules and kits, on Bloomberg TV no less! Make your own active and overactive littlePiggy, no wiring, no programming, no soldering, just snap and play! Credit: the littlePiggy builds on the “3L Bottle Piggy Bank” instructable by ZenThruCraft. Your littlePiggy can: – […]

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MAKE Spotlight on littleBits September 16, 2011

Dale Dougherty, founder of MAKE, came to visit us at our office and shot a littleBits spotlight for MAKE and MAKERFAIRE. Don’t forget to catch us at Makerfaire September 17th and 18th, 2011!        

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littleBits re-intro May 9, 2011

With a whole new set of littleBits modules (buzzers, fans, speakers, vibrating motors, temperature sensors and others), here is a re-introduction. We can’t get enough of these little opportunities to show-off!

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littleBits intro July 21, 2008

littleBits, a growing library of pre-assembled circuitboards, made easy by tiny magnets!

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