To celebrate Global IoT Day this past Wednesday, we held a contest in conjunction with MakeDeck asking you to share what your #IoTDreamProduct would be. We had a good number of fun and clever submissions, and we’re pleased to announce the two winners. Congratulations to @devonelliott for his idea of a connected garbage can. @electricimp Light […]
Electric Imp Makes “Inactive Models” Accessible to Active Users
A belated happy new year from Electric Imp! 2014 has already gotten off to a fast start for us with all signs indicating that this is the year the Internet of Things truly arrives in the mainstream. Of course, we will be at the center of it all and continue to keep you updated every […]
Happy Holidays from Electric Imp!
Before everyone from Electric Imp heads out for the holidays, we have some joyful new IDE enhancements – and an Internet connected meat thermometer – to tell you about. A new search bar integrated at the top of the IDE sidebar will now enable you to look for devices by name or ID, and we’ve […]
You Came, You Learned, You Hacked With Us!
In a blog post a few weeks ago, we talked about the role hacking plays at Electric Imp. In short, we (a) love to hack and (b) actively encourage hacking within our fast growing community of makers and inventors. We recently brought these two loves together at Hack With Us, a day-long Electric Imp hackathon […]
Electric Imp Pioneers the IoT (Internet of Terrariums)
Electric Imp recently sent a crack team of makers down to Santa Monica to hack at the AT&T Internet of Things Hackathon and Accelerator Series. Over the course of 14 hours we soldered, dremeled, and coded our way to a connected terrarium, and then found a nice kale plant to live in our terrarium of […]
Smart Gift Ideas, Hackathons, and More
Hey everyone, just a few things from the ever expanding world of Electric Imp to update you on before the holidays take hold… Come Hack With Electric Imp and New Relic As you are no doubt aware from previous posts, hacking is an integral part of our culture. We stop what we’re doing every few months […]