Nov 14, 2013
Worth Checking Out - The Little Bits Modular Synth Kit
Reggie Watts himself gives us an awesome little demo of the little Bits Synth kit, an incredibly powerful, easy to use modular synthesizer which seems to draw some inspiration from Legos. Created for with both amateurs and professionals in mind in collaboration with Korg, the Little Bits kit looks like a synth tinkerers dream come true, as well a gateway for starters to get into the scene. Retailing at about $160 a pop with a ton of optional modules to boot, this one's worth adding to the Christmas wishlist.
Developed to inspire innovation in hardware, littleBits lets users create circuits in seconds, with no soldering, no programming and no wiring required. littleBits has been has been heralded as the most extensive, modular and accessible electronics platform in the world. The brand’s Bits modules revolutionize the way people interact with technology by breaking down electronics into their very basic parts (lights, sounds, sensors, motors, programmable circuits), and making engineering fun and accessible to non experts of all ages including children , teachers, artists, designers, makers, hobbyists and tech-enthusiasts.