Educational Hi-Tech Toy VERVE2 Sensors Tech Texting

Anyone here interested in technology? Unless you're living in a cave, I'm pretty certain that tech talk is like a second language. I am amazed on a daily basis at the ease with which our teen, tween and tot have mastered our electronic devices. Yes, our tot is definitely a technotot. It's an interesting sight to see our kids bonding over some tech gadget the same way my siblings and I bonded over board games. Ha, remember board games? 

Thanks to inXus for sponsoring this review of the innovative, new VERVE2. Here's a look at VERVE2, a cool, new interactive hi-tech programmable toy from inXus that was fully funded more than three times over on Kickstarter recently.

The VERVE 2 is an interactive tech toy geared for kids of all ages. The attraction of VERVE2 is that its sensors allow your computer to be manipulated by everyday objects. VERVE2 is a sensor system and comes with eight different sensors. The sensors included are: light, touch, turn, sound, motion, magnetic with magnet, temperature and button. Two cables with alligator clamps on each end, four extension plugs, and mini USB cable were also included in the set. A USB thumb-drive is included with software to install the app. We installed the VERVE2 app our computer and used the app's logger page to graph and map our sensor activities and tests. VERVE2 is attached to your computer with the included USB cable and then the sensors are attached as desired.

Check out my wonderful teen in action with the tween capturing all of the action in this awesome sneak peek of the VERVE2




VERVE2 is the world's easiest-to-use tool for creating amazing projects. Simply plug a sensor into the VERVE and use our app to convert the sensors into keyboard, mouse, text, email, IFTTT, etc. commands. Or log sensor data and see it real-time on your computer, mobile, or tablet anywhere in the world through the internet. Or connect it directly to your website, app, Windows, or Mac game. No programming or electronics knowledge needed. It literally takes 5 minutes to get started.

VERVE2, is the ultimate educational technology toy. VERVE2 is an amazingly fun educational toy that gently brings physical computing to budding technologists and creators. With VERVE2, students learn about computers, science, technology, problem solving, and creativity. The kit comes ready-to-go, out of the box, with eight super useful sensors and plenty of fun games and apps to try. VERVE2 is absolutely fantastic for science fair projects, it lets students “learn, do, and demonstrate.” There is no other product like this on the market!

For More Information about the VERVE2 visit inXus at www.myinxus.com.

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Denise Murray Wong

Hi! I'm Denise, a media-friendly, New York based, freelance writer with a background in Early Childhood Education. My blog, niecyisms and nestlings focuses on everyday living, family, parenting life and style, and healthy lifestyles. Denise and her husband, along with their three wonderful children and two rescued cats live in the rural mountains within the beautiful scenic Hudson Valley of Upstate, NY.