The pulse Bit is like an electronic heartbeat. It sends out a stream of short ON signals, and you can make the speed of the pulses faster or slower using the included screwdriver. It's great for making LEDs blink! Check out our Tips + Tricks for more ideas on using the pulse.
WHAT IS LITTLEBITS?
littleBits makes technology kits that are fun, easy-to-use, and infinitely creative. The kits are composed of electronic building blocks that are colour-coded, magnetic, and make complex technology simple and fun. Together they’re interchangeable in millions of different ways to empower kids to invent anything - from a sibling alarm, to a wireless robot, to a digital instrument.
LittleBits has been created to be used by everyone, regardless of age. Since people pick up technology at different paces, littleBits is designed so everyone can learn at their own speed. That’s why it’s used at every level of education, from elementary school all the way up to university and beyond.
HOW IT WORKS
littleBits is a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks that empower you to invent anything, from your own remote controlled car, to a smart home device. The Bits snap together with magnets, no soldering, no wiring, no programming needed.