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The AirBoard: Sketch Internet-of-Things, fast!

A project in Grenoble, France by AirThings

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The AirBoard is a thumb-size, Arduino compatible, wireless, ubiquitous computer designed to sketch Internet-of-Things, fast!
Backers: 1006
Average Pledge Per Backer: $65

Funded: $65,014 of $10,000
Dates: Jan 20th -> Feb 22nd (33 days)
Project By: AirThings
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Latest News

Recommend a friend

February 21st - via:
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eXtreme Hacking workshops

February 18th - via:
Hey AirBoarders, For the past few weeks you've seen our product and its ever growing ecosystem building upon the Arduino community: Ardublock, OSH Park, RemoteYX, Blynk, littleBits, SODAQ, SIGFOX, all work seamlessly with The AirBoard. Today, we're... (Read More)

Hack everyware

February 18th - via:
THE ONE-HOUR HACK FOR DUMMIESHey AirBoarders, We love hacking everyday things. From home appliance to outdoor embedded systems, we need tools to turn every day objects into smart devices and deploy them quickly out of the wire-busy workbench. Here is... (Read More)

$50K goal unlocked = free 360° USB adapter

February 14th - via:
$50K GOAL UNLOCKED, YOU AIRBOARDERS ARE AWESOME!Our 750 supporters from 50+ countries are awesome! To thank you for your support, for each AIRBOARD we offer you a 360° micro USB adapter for charging. Plug it into any computer (complies with the... (Read More)

Happy geek's day!

February 13th - via:
Hi AirBoarders, CONTROL YOUR APPLIANCE ON THE CHEAPIn this special day, we prepared a little surprise for you: A new TX433MHz breakout board available from OSH Park Schematics and a new DI-O library for upload on github The AirBoard can now control... (Read More)

LONG RANGE shields on steroids

February 11th - via:
Hi everyone, Some of you suggested that we look at the GPRSbee to provide a worldwide long range solution that would work on GSM networks. So we worked in the past few weeks with SODAQ - the team behind GPRSbee - from the Netherlands, and we are... (Read More)

$115-million SigFox partner with The AirBoard

February 7th - via:
Hey AirBoarders, Today we are happy to announce that we partnered with SigFox from Toulouse, France, the premier world-wide operator of IoT (Internet-Of-Things) which just raised $115 million. With the AirBoard and the new XBee-footprint SigFox... (Read More)

Adventures in Low Power Land

February 6th - via:
Hi everyone, Thank you so much for your kind support from 50 countries in the world reached this week! It's been two and a half weeks that we launched The AirBoard and we are midway thru the campaign. It's now time for a little recap: 100% funded in... (Read More)

The AirBoard is teaming up with Blynk

February 3rd - via:
Hey AirBoarders! As many of you have asked, we are now happy to announce a team up  between the awesome AirBoard and Blynk teams to bring you the fatest prototyping platform for Internet-of-Things. With the Blynk team, we share the vision that... (Read More)

Introducing the new TWIN BLUETOOTH and STARTER KIT DELUXE rewards and opening the SKETCHBIT vote now!

January 31st - via:
 What will you make with the new STARTER KIT DELUXE? As some pointed out, although Bluetooth 4.0 Low Energy is definetely the future, not everyone has switched to BLE yet. This is why we are super happy to introduce today the new TWIN BLUETOOTH and... (Read More)

New color unlocked

January 29th - via:
$30K goal reached today! With that level of scaling, we can split the production and offer you the choice of two awesome PCB colors: the BASIC BLUE and an extra color that is now open for voting. Vote now for your preferred color and you'll be... (Read More)

Why do Open-source hardware?

January 28th - via:
500 is the number of backers we reached in less than 10 days. Crowdfunding an Open-source project is not just about funding, it's first about the community momentum and how we can build something great together. During those past few days, we met an... (Read More)

Sketch Everyware

January 24th - via:
After a week of campaign, it is time to share a few insights: Goal reached in a day, 200% in a bit more than 3 and a number of supporters approaching 500 today. But more than figures or just backers, that's the momentum of the Kickstarter and... (Read More)

1,000 votes for the sketchBit

January 23rd - via:
Some of The AirBoard launch team with an unexpected visitor! Today, we reached an impressive 200% of our goal in just half a week. Thanks again to all supporters for sharing love of this project! What's next?This level of achievement makes us very... (Read More)

Make Brushbots with the STARTER KIT

January 21st - via:
Want to have fun right away? We designed the STARTER KIT to help you get your hands on wireless applications extremely quickly. You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00 Start with the light sensor to make a tiny... (Read More)

Thanks for your support, you are awesome!

January 20th - via:
Thanks everyone for your support! The AirBoard was funded in less than a couple of days; you makers are amazing :-) With your help, we can now make The AirBoard accessible to everyone! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play... (Read More)

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