Electric Imp Announces Open Beta for Agents and New IDE


We’re pleased to announce that agents, along with our shiny new IDE, are now in open beta. This is a big step forward for Electric Imp, and we’re excited to see what you can do with the functionality, and to have you assist us with testing along the way.

Managing WiFi’s Effects on Battery Life Through the Electric Imp API


As an intern at Electric Imp, I have had the opportunity to familiarize myself with one of the greatest challenges of creating a WiFi-capable device. Power. Power consumption limits WiFi to devices like your phone and laptop that you can always plug in to the wall to charge. But what about […]

Displays of Affection: The Imp Loves LCD Screens


One of the projects I spent time on during my summer internship at Electric Imp took the power of the Imp, added the pizazz of LCD screens, and resulted in a couple cool little devices. Displays are cool in any context, but being able to update them wirelessly through the Imp opens the door for […]

Electric Imp Summer Scramble: Birthdays, Eggs, Little Devils and More


Hi, everyone. Summer’s here and the time is right for… an Electric Imp update. As always, there are interesting things happening around here so let’s get caught up.

New Version of Electric Imp App for Android Now Available


Today we are announcing the availability of version 2.0 of the Electric Imp app for Android devices, which includes new enhancements to BlinkUp.