The hottest new educational toy is coming to SXSW for your creative pleasure! Called by Bloomberg TV "LEGO for the iPad generation" and by Forbes "high Tech pipe cleaners and popsicle sticks", littleBits is a system of electronic modules that snap together with magnets for prototyping and play.
Join Ayah Bdeir, Jordi Borras and Paul Rothman for 2 exclusive workshops where you can make your own interactive creations with light, sounds, sensors and buttons, no soldering, no wiring, no programming, just snap and play!
More details at littleBits.cc.
Ayah Bdeir is an engineer and interactive artist who does not believe in boundaries set by disciplines or cultures. She received her masters degree from the MIT Media Lab, was granted a fellowship with Creative Commons, and is now Founder of littleBits. Her work has been exhibited in the MoMa and is part of the museum's permanent collection.