The Classroom Kit is here!
First off, by now all US backers should have received rewards, and all international backers should have received a tracking link at minimum. With the exception of the... Read more
Duo controller, base, and premium kits have ALL Shipped! Plus, Classroom kit update.
Lots to discuss. First, all of the controller, base, and premium kit rewards and pre-orders are all officially shipped. If you wish to order more or know someone... Read more
All checked out and ready to go
I just came back from the warehouse where I inspected about 100 kits. All looked good - all the parts were where they should be in the right quantities for... Read more
Hummingbird Duo is here!
The last of the parts for Hummingbird Duo arrived today! We have complete kits that are nearly ready to ship. In fact, this guy's already got his:
That's Chris Bartley,... Read more
The User Guide + Manufacturing update
If you're rushed for time, here's the executive summary: All is well, there's a high likelihood we will start shipping rewards in 3-4 weeks (so, possibly, a week... Read more
Ardublock and Boxes
Welcome to fall! I'm happy to report that everything goes well in Hummingbird Duo land - manufacturing is still on track, in fact around 200 of the Duo controllers have... Read more
The Duo Controllers are rolling off the production line
I personally visited the contract manufacturer near Pittsburgh making the Hummingbird Duo controllers today to help set up a testing protocol with their technicians. The first 50 production version... Read more
Just a minor update. Everything is in manufacturing and there isn't too much to say on that front, except that all is well. A fair amount of software... Read more
Parts and ISTE
We're writing from Hotlanta, where we just arrived for the ISTE conference, the largest educational technology conference in North America. We're attending sessions, taking part in maker oriented workshops,... Read more
The Code Converter + How many robots can one Duo control?
Today we want to share a very exciting development coming out of the CREATE Lab: Cristina Morales at the lab has developed a code converter that takes CREATE Lab Visual... Read more
What a great morning! We're funded!
Today I woke up to my very excited daughter giving me a hug: it's her fifth birthday, and she knows it! Then I went downstairs to the computer and saw... Read more
26 days left and we're within striking distance! As soon as the Duo reaches its $30,000 goal we will make arrangements to begin purchasing components with long lead times, so... Read more
FAQs, and Make up Your Own Reward
We've just posted a number of FAQs based on questions we've gotten over the last two weeks. Check them out at the bottom of the project description!
We've... Read more
Great Beginnings and Cool Projects
What a week! We're nearly a third of the way to our goal and still have nearly six weeks left in the campaign! Thank you so much for helping us... Read more