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IRL Version of circle stop using Adafruit Neopixel ring!

Circle stop is an addictive new game for iPhone and android. Jenny Xing decided to build an IRL version using one of our neopixel rings- very cool!

A team here at @pearlhacks built a real version of #circlestop!

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1 Comment

  1. I actually made this during Pearl Hacks 2014. Tom was my mentor. Could you edit this and link it to my Twitter? https://twitter.com/jennyxing27
    thanks!

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