29 Nov '17, 4pm

Coin Cell Challenge: Use Coin Cell, Win Prizes

Coin Cell Challenge: Use Coin Cell, Win Prizes

Today, we’re calling all hackers to do the most with a single coin cell. It’s the Coin Cell Challenge , and we’re looking for everything from the most low-power electronics to a supernova in a button cell battery. Electronics are sucking down fewer and fewer amps every year. Low power is the future, and we’re wondering how far we can push the capabilities of those tiny discs full of power. The Coin Cell Challenge is your chance to plumb the depths of what can be done with the humble coin cell. This is a contest, and as with the tradition of the Open 7400 Logic Competition and the recent Flashing Light Prize , we want to see what the community can come up with. The idea is simple: do something cool with a single coin cell and you’ll secure your fifteen minutes of fame and win a prize. Three Challenges To kick this contest off, we’re opening up three challenges to all conten...

Full article: https://hackaday.com/2017/11/29/coin-cell-challenge-use-c...

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