BlinkStick is a USB-controlled smart pixel. It is an easy and fun way to build a notification light for your computer featuring a growing list of API implementations for programming languages and operating systems making it very easy to control.

It's fully open source and designed to be both educational and practical.

BlinkStick supports

Python
Nodejs
Microsoft-dotnet
Mac
Autoit
Linux
Ruby
Processing
Raspi
Windows

What can you do with a BlinkStick?

Build it!

Easy to build with just 9 components. Comprehensive instructions with pictures online.

Connect it!

Works with all popular operating systems and does not require any additional drivers.

Control it!

Control your BlinkStick remotely. No need to install any apps on your mobile devices.

Share it!

Let others take control of your BlinkStick! Anybody can set the color of your device.

Hack it!

Hardware and software is open source. Feel free to tinker with it and make it work for you!

Use it!

Visually display CPU usage, check email, show status of your computer and much more!

Now it's time to choose your BlinkStick

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    BlinkStick

    BlinkStick brings notification light for your computer running Linux, Windows or Mac OSX.

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    BlinkStick Pro

    BlinkStick Pro is the controller board for generic and individually addressable LED strips.

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