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Lee F.

Location:

San Mateo, CA

Member since:

October 28, 2012

Networks

Describe your startup is in 2 lines (Elevator Pitch)

Hardware learning tool/toy aimed at allowing middle-school kids to learn logic design and the origin of software through tactile/visual experience. Each unit is a controller for things like robots and a class or club can eventually build a real minicomputer.

Who pays for your product/service? (parents, schools, businesses, ads...)

Parents are the target buyers.

What is your platform? (mobile, consumer web, enterprise...)

Stand-alone.

Any specific topics you want this meetup to cover?

Marketing, distribution, advertising, partering.

What is the age range of your target audience? (0-3; K-12; 0-99...)

5-10 grade

Introduction

I'm an old-timer at designing hardware electronic products and now am trying to invent tools to help kids learn the kinds of things I wish I had learned as a kid (I did learn some things through good luck, but there were also kits etc. then).


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