The NODE wireless sensor platform for smart devices made its debut on kickstarter.com on March 23, 2012 when it raised $76,340 ($26,340 over it’s initial goal of $50,000) from over 373 backers. Since then, the team at Variable, Inc. has been hard at work listening to its customers, researching new market opportunities, improving the quality and competitiveness of its sensor modules in development and identifying strategic partnerships that can help them make NODE wireless sensors a leader for both personal and professional use in the global marketplace. CNN Money recognized the NODE as “the coolest gizmo” at 2013 CES, the largest consumer electronics tradeshow in the world held in Las Vegas, NV. The versatile sensor platform has also been receiving praises and commentary from Forbes, Bloomberg Businessweek, NBC News, Tech Crunch and Popular Mechanics and several other publications.
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