Perler Beads – why they are important for kids (SLIDESHOW!)

Perler Beads – why they are important for kids (SLIDESHOW!)

As a child, I remember making little bead images with Perler Beads, having my Grandmother iron them, and then doing nothing with them. What is the point of this? Now as an adult, married with 2 boys (and a 3rd on the way), I am realizing the importance of what seemed like a frustrating waste of time. My boys are 6 & 7 years old, and this is the PERFECT project for them!! They are…

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Introducing the world’s first $9 computer! Support CHIP on Kickstarter!

Introducing the world’s first $9 computer!  Support CHIP on Kickstarter!

CHIP (Click Here to View on Kickstarter) is a Kickstarter project aimed at bringing a real world, $9 computer to the masses – before we get started, I should point out that the campaign has 18 days left and has already reached $1,446,982 of the $50,000 goal….  Like it or not, this thing is happening!  And honestly, why wouldn’t you like that?? What does CHIP have to offer?  How about a 1Ghz processor with 512mb…

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