November 2014 Build Night with Spark.io

#BUILDNIGHT

NOVEMBER BUILD NIGHT
We are partnering with Spark.io, who make a development kit for amazing connected products, for our November 2014 build night. Check out some of the amazing projects created with the Spark Core here. Sign up to participate in the build night and we will ship you a package that includes:
  • (10) Spark Cores
  • (10) Spark Buttons: a new shield for Spark with LEDs, 4-way clicking like a game controller, acceleration and temperature sensing. See photo of the new board below!
  • (2) Maker Kits

30 SPACES AVAILABLE
Deadline to sign up: Wednesday, October 8. Accepted spaces will be notified by Thursday, October 9. Read our FAQ to learn more about the Build Night program rules and how to make the most out of this event for your space.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE
  1. Host a Build Night: pick a time in November to host a project build night using the Spark Cores and Spark Buttons. You can host multiple build nights during November to work on your projects.
  2. Post 2 Instructables: post 2 Instructables using the Spark Cores and Spark Buttons. Not posting these Instructables will affect your chances to participate in future build nights.
  3. Brownie Points (not required): after the build night post a forum topic on Instructables about your event. Include pictures, stories, etc... Here are two examples from past build nights: Noisebridge and Makers Local 256. We may even feature your photos on the homepage.

REWARDS: If your submitted Instructable for this event gets featured by one of our editors we will send you an Instructables Prize Pack which includes: Instructables t-shirt, stickers, and patches!! This forum post has guideline for posting a feature worthy project. Be sure to let people at your event know so they can win a prize pack! Limit 3 per space - first projects submitted with have priority.

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Picture of November 2014 Build Night with Spark.io
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JM19993 years ago

Will this be online via a webcam?

If so can the link be posted before it starts?

spark_io3 years ago

So excited to be working with you all on this!

rasterweb3 years ago

There's already some talk of building an Internet-enabled Lighting Control System for Milwaukee Makerspace!