2017 HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDES
STEM toys for smart girls and boys.
THESE 8 TOYS CAN MAKE YOUR KIDS SMARTER
While many STEM toys revolve around a screen of some sort, these transparent blocks are much more hands-on, letting kids transform everything from their LEGO sets to household objects. See complete review.
10 STEM Toys That Will Blow Your Kids' Minds
Whether you’ve got kids who already love science or kids who would rather play music or sports, these 10 STEM toys are so irresistibly cool, they’ll quickly have your family immersed … Learn more
Review: Circuit Cubes — Electronic Building Blocks for Young Experimenters
Circuit Cubes are designed to work with the Legos in your kid's bedroom. That's right: Plain old Legos. See full review.
Building Blocks that will Turn LEGOs into Smart Toys
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Make learning fun with these 7 educational apps and gadgets for kids
One of the STEM focuses for young women is engineering, and these Circuit Cubes can help teach kids the fundamentals of electrical wiring. Read more!
A Simple and Affordable STEM Starter Kit
This toy offers strong value and great replayability, and it really does help young children learn how electricity works. Read more
Tenka Labs raises another $2M to get its kids’ LEGO engineering kits in retailers
Circuit Cubes … are primed to be potential gifts from parents or relatives looking to get kids interested in engineering. Read more
Tenka Labs Secures $2 Million
Unlike other circuit toys on the market, Circuit Cubes offers a unique transparent design. More news
Major retailers including Target, Barnes & Noble, Amazon and the MoMA Design Store will be selling the company’s three Circuit Cubes sets. Full story
These STEM coding tools will entertain your kids while teaching them about programming and robotics
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STEM Toy Fair 2017 Highlights
One of three toys that might be a hit for future engineers and devs. Read more.
Is There Such a Thing as Good Tech Play?
Hint: The answer is 'yes'! Read more to see how Circuit Cubes contribute.
These Clever Electronic Blocks Bring Your LEGOs to Life
There are plenty of ways to get started with electronics, from littleBits to messing around with Arduinos, but the new Circuit Cubes might be the simplest, most clever way to get started yet. Read more.
5 New Super-Cool Stem Toys For Kids
"We love that it promotes both STEM and imaginative play." See which other great toys are included!
Tenka Labs Shows Off New Building Blocks For Fun Learning In The Digital Age
They’re like really smart LEGOs. See more.
Tenka Labs Raise $2.1 Million to Turn LEGO Blocks Into Kids' Engineering Projects
The idea here is that Tenka Labs wants to catch students and give them a better foundation before they graduate to something more sophisticated like a protoboard and start building more advanced circuits. See complete interview.
Tenka Labs Unveils Circuit Cubes to Take LEGO-Like Building Blocks into the Electronic Age
As a toy-agnostic power source that can make vintage toys smarter and bring LEGOs to life, Circuit Cubes offer the first tangible glimpse of the future of play. Read the entire preview.
All the Cool and Crazy New Toys Coming in 2017!
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These Electronic Bricks Breathe Life Into Your Kids' LEGOs
It used to be that when you finished building something with LEGOs, you put it on the table for your parents to admire. It didn’t walk, light up, or move around — it was just there. Those days are long gone. Read more.
Circuit Cubes Teach Kids Basics of Circuitry with LEGO Blocks, Light-Up LEDS
For a subject as abstract as circuitry, there’s perhaps no better way to convey the basics than with Circuit Cubes, snap-on modules that kids can use to build the machines of their dreams. Watch the Video!
A generous video interview with editor Guy Cimbalo allows Nate and John to demonstrate and discuss Circuit Cubes. Watch it!
Transform Your LEGOs into Robots with This Kit
The Cube's LEGO-compatibility is a game-changer, allowing you to use the modules to enhance anything you can build with bricks. See more pictures and analysis.
Tenka Labs Circuit Cubes Launched
We love that the range of project kits will appeal to girls and boys. Adding tech into the mix is a great way to keep crafting and construction toys relevant to kids as they get older. See complete preview.
CIRCUIT CUBES AT CES 2017 — VIDEO!
Circuit Cubes co-founder John Schuster shows all of the fun ways that our Cubes can play with old toys, LEGO bricks, household items — you name it. (This is one of our favorites.) See for yourself!
Smart toy maker Tenka Labs attracts $2.1 mln seed
Our press release announcement gets a full reprint. See it!
Smart Toy Company Tenka Labs Raises $2.1M To Grow Staff and Expand Production
News blurb announces our funding and ambitions. Read more.
OUR FAVORITES FROM CES 2017
Circuit Cubes are little boxes containing motors, lights, magnets, and more that bring other toys to life. You can use them with many different toys and household items, but they’re specially sized to work with LEGO blocks. See all favorites.
TECH TOOLS FOR EDUCATION: WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN 2017
These little cubes with built-in circuits pack in a nice punch for educators targeting STEM and 21st century skills. Read on.
CIRCUIT CUBES, ENGINEERING KIT MEETS LEGO
Live from the CES2017 floor, Dad Does looks at new favorites — and stops by the Circuit Cubes booth! Watch the video.
CIRCUIT CUBES, ENGINEERING KIT MEETS LEGO — FIRST LOOK AT CES 2017
At CES2017 we got our first look at Circuit Cubes. Neat blocks that encourage kids to build and experiment in the analog world. Read more.
TENKA LABS, EDUCATIONAL TOY COMPANY, ON THE BRINK OF A NEW PRODUCT FOR YOUNG INNOVATORS
A Q&A with co-founder Nate MacDonald just before Circuit Cubes' official launch. Read the full story.
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