Tiny WiFi Temperature Sensor

Tiny WiFi Temperature Sensor

by Ken Burns December 19, 2013

Open Home Automation has created a great tutorial to create a tiny wireless temperature sensor using the TinyDuino and WiFi TinyShield

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We’re on the air!

We’re on the air!

by Ken Burns December 16, 2013

TinyCircuits on the Air! We’re being featured on the local broadcast of NPR Morning Edition in Northeast Ohio on WKSU, Monday morning (12/16) at 6:30 and 8:30 AM. Click the following link to hear a replay of the show:

 

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Make your own 3x3x3 LED Cube with a TinyDuino!

Make your own 3x3x3 LED Cube with a TinyDuino!

by Ken Burns December 03, 2013

One of our Kickstarter backers, Scott Austin, built this cool 3x3x3 LED cube using a TinyDuino. For pictures and instructions on how to make this, check out the page on Instructables

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Maker Faire NYC

Maker Faire NYC

by Ken Burns September 25, 2013

We loaded up the van over the weekend and five of us headed on the seven hour drive to New York City for the World Maker Faire! What an incredible time seeing what others are building and meeting so many cool makers. We were also selling our TinyCircuits items in the MakerShed tent, and had a non stop crowd all weekend playing with circuits.

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Open Hardware Summit

Open Hardware Summit

by Ken Burns September 07, 2013

I had the great opportunity to attend and speak the Open Hardware Summit at MIT in Sept of 2013, and meet and talk with all the major players in the Open Source Hardware world.  The amount of talent and energy in that space that day was pretty incredible to experience, and I have to admit I was a bit nervous talking in front of 500 people that I admire so much.

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Open House Success!

Open House Success!

by Ken Burns August 25, 2013

We had an incredible turn out at our Open House event with Dale Dougherty! Over 150 people came out to see what we’ve been up to, and special thanks to our good friends at MakerGear, Mechanimal and SYN/HAK for bringing their gear to show off as well.

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TinyCircuits Open House

TinyCircuits Open House

by Ken Burns August 19, 2013

Join us in Akron on Wednesday August 21st from 3 to 8PM for the first TinyCircuits Open House with special guest Dale Dougherty – co-founder of O’Reilly Media, and the creator of the world’s largest DIY festival, Maker Faire.

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TinyDuino Video from Maker Faire

by Ken Burns June 11, 2013

We’ve made the news! Check out the following video about the popularity of the Arduino, with a few clips of the TinyDuino, at the May Maker Faire in the Bay Area.

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User Projects from Kickstarter Backers

User Projects from Kickstarter Backers

by Ken Burns May 22, 2013

Please keep sending me anything you make with your TinyDuino or TinyLily, we love to see your projects and share them with all the other Kickstarter backers. Here are a few projects that some Kickstarter backers came up with last month:

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Ken Burns presenting at IOTCLE-1

Ken Burns presenting at IOTCLE-1

by Ken Burns March 16, 2013

I had the opportunity to recently give a talk at the Internet of Thing Cleveland meetup group (IOTCLE) about “Open Sourcing the Internet of Things”.

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TinyDuino and TinyLily Unboxing

TinyDuino and TinyLily Unboxing

by Ken Burns February 19, 2013

One of the TinyDuino Kickstarter backers, Joe Stackhouse, just received his Kickstarter reward today and created an unboxing and demo video.

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TinyCircuits featured in EEWeb Pulse

TinyCircuits featured in EEWeb Pulse

by Ken Burns February 19, 2013

We were just featured in EEWeb Pulse Magazine, take a look:

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Photo Shoot

Photo Shoot

by Ken Burns January 29, 2013

We recently had a magazine photo shoot by our Canal Place neighbor and incredible photographer, Tim Hollister. Check out TinyCircuits in action and a wide variety of boards being produced.

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Happy New Year! Shipments Start!

by Ken Burns January 04, 2013

We hope everyone's year is starting off well and you had a great holiday season. We've been busy working on getting TinyDuino's built up and I'm happy to announce that after a bit of a delay, we have officially begun shipping Kickstarter rewards!

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TinyDuino Wins the Project of the Year

by Ken Burns January 03, 2013

We’re excited to announce that the TinyDuino platform was awarded the Postscapes: Internet of Things (IoT) Project of the Year award for Open Source Projects! The award is from Postscapes.com, a leading website that tracks all of the people, ideas and projects in the Internet of Things arena.

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TinyDuino in Production!

TinyDuino in Production!

by Ken Burns December 04, 2012

The TinyDuino is in production, thank you all for your support to make this happen!

We really pushed to start shipments by the end of November, but we had some delays in getting all of the components in. Namely we had a delay of about 3 weeks in getting in the main Atmel microcontroller from our vendor, but we now have everything in and are producing boards.

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TinyCircuits Has a New Home!

TinyCircuits Has a New Home!

by Ken Burns November 08, 2012

We started looking around for some office space and a place to start production in Akron about halfway through the Kickstarter Campaign, and settled on Canal Place, the site of the former BF Goodrich Headquarters and largest rubber factory in the world.

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Ingenuity Fest

by Ken Burns September 15, 2012

I spent the day checking out Ingenuity Fest here in Cleveland, which is a festival of Creativity and Innovation. This was my first day of relaxing in a while after the big push to get the site finalized and get through the Kickstarter approval process – and right before the big launch on Sun night.

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TinyCircuits Launch

by Ken Burns August 22, 2012

Well it’s been a year in the making and a lot of hard work, but TinyCircuits is officially launched!  We’re starting off with a Kickstarter campaign to hopefully raise enough money to start production. Please help support us by backing us on Kickstarter!

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