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Espruino Pico: JavaScript on a USB Stick

A project in Oxford, UK by Gordon Williams

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Control Electronics quickly and easily with a USB key that runs JavaScript
Backers: 1448
Average Pledge Per Backer: £47

Funded: £67,531 of £15,000
Dates: Oct 24th -> Nov 23rd (31 days)
Project By: Gordon Williams
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24 hours left!

November 22nd - via:
... and we've just passed the stretch goal for USB HID - so your Espruino Pico will now be able to pretend to be a keyboard and send keypresses. It's going to open up a whole world of new uses for it! While the next stretch goal (for composite video... (Read More)

Socket Support, and MQTT!

November 20th - via:
Hi, We've now got just over two and a half days of the KickStarter left (it finishes after 8am GMT on Sunday), and there's £5700 to go until the next stretch goal - for USB HID (keyboard/mouse emulation). We might make it, but it's going to be... (Read More)

We'll now have socket support!

November 19th - via:
Wow, thanks everyone!  There were a massive amount of extra pledges yesterday, as well as many of you who increased your pledges - making yesterday the best day of the campaign so far. At 5pm, one supporter sent a tweet wondering if we'd ever hit... (Read More)

3x Funded! New Stretch Goals, and vote results!

November 18th - via:
It's been a few days since the last update - on Saturday we were in London at the Elephant and Castle Mini Maker Faire. Thanks to all of you who came up and said hello! We've now got less than 4 days until Espruino Pico is successfully funded, and... (Read More)

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November 13th - via:
Hi! We're now well into the last 10 days of the KickStarter - things are going pretty well, but the funding has slowed down a lot in the last few days - sadly it's now not certain that we'll hit the £50,000 stretch goal at all. So please, tell your... (Read More)

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November 4th - via:
Well, we're now almost halfway through the KickStarter and we're at twice the original target!  Thanks to everyone who has supported Espruino Pico so far! I thought I'd take a bit of time to write up two of the projects done with the Espruino... (Read More)

Programming from your Headphone Jack

November 4th - via:
We're now amazingly close to £30,000 and getting 200% funded! Please keep spreading the word though - there's still a long way before we hit even the first stretch goal at £50,000. I thought I'd show you one of the cool things you can do with your... (Read More)

Some great news!

October 27th - via:
Hi everyone, Thanks for all your support - in a few days we'll hopefully be hitting twice the original funding goal! Please keep telling your friends though - the more people support Espruino, the more time I'll be able to spend adding new features... (Read More)

First Update!

October 25th - via:
Hi Everyone, Thanks for backing Espruino! Sorry for the lack of updates - the last few days have been amazingly busy, and in the rush on Saturday I actually forgot to click 'publish' on my last update!  We're almost exactly 3 days in now (5 minutes... (Read More)

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