Ever played Super Mario on Play-Doh or Piano on Bananas? Alligator clip the Internet to your world and start inventing the future.
MaKey MaKey is an invention kit for the 21st century. It turns everyday objects into touchpads and combines them with the internet. It's a simple Invention Kit for Beginners and Experts doing art, engineering, and everything in between:
It comes ready to use out of the box with everything you see above: MaKey MaKey, Alligator Clips, USB Cable.
That's up to you! First, load up a computer program or any webpage (yes that's right, you're surfing the internet to invent).
Let's say you load up a piano. Then, instead of using the computer keyboard buttons to play the piano, you can hook up the MaKey MaKey to something fun, like bananas, and the bananas become your piano keys:
Or let's say you Google for an online "Pacman" game and draw a joystick with a pencil (yes, an actual ordinary pencil):
Then you can play Pacman by touching the drawing with your finger.
Or you could load up facebook or gmail and send a message on a custom-made alphabet soup keyboard: