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Posted August 11, 2015

LightBlue Bean is an Arduino-compatible board that is programmed wirelessly using Bluetooth Low Energy.

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It can be programmed from your favorite platforms: OS X, Windows, iOS and Android. The Bean+ comes with an on-board accelerometer and temperature sensor.

2-5692e73b0e5dd0b505ecafed7c2edd3a_originalWith a new RF amplifier, the Bean+ can communicate with other Bean+’s from up to 400 meters under ideal conditions, or 250 meters to your smartphone.

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It has a 600 mAh rechargeable battery, running for over a year on one charge. The added micro-USB port allows you to charge it.

The project campaign is on the Kickstarter and already has reached its funding goal of $30.000, the early bird pricing are gone, but you can still get it for $39, an estimated delivery is on December of 2015.

 

 

Source: Kickstarter

 

 

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