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Jan 2015

Mini Maker Faire

Imagine with us the following holiday utopia – call it a holopia: You hang LED holiday lights on your house or tree or mother-in-law. You snap a picture with your phone. An app recognizes the distribution of bulbs. And now you can map anything you want onto this imperfect LED grid, from sound sync that pulses along with your thumping holiday tunes, to groovy smooth fades through the rainbow, to

The controller housing design has been completed and is out for quotes. Mechanical engineer John Bingham has updated the housing design to achieve a more consistent wall thickness and add raintight features. Silicone gaskets provide a seal around the switch buttons. Unused connector channels and the USB receptacle will be sealed by a silicone plug. A lanyard will secure the USB receptacle plug to the housing so it doesn’t get

Smart Phone App and Open-Source Hardware Make Animated Holiday Lights Easy Dancing LEDs, L.L.C., a startup company in Austin, has launched a campaign on Kickstarter to make animated holiday lights easy to set up and fun to play with. Austin, TX (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Dancing LEDs, L.L.C., a startup company in Austin, has launched a campaign on Kickstarter to make animated holiday lights easy to set up and fun