Parents aiming to give their children an educational advantage
will be delighted to know that a Learn-to-code startup called Kano now offers a
DIY screen kit to teach children as young as six how to build their own computer
Priced at $129, the 10.1-inch HD display screen kit will serve
as a complement to the keyboard plus Raspberry Pi DIY computer kit that Kano
also offers. Children who use the DIY tech builder kits will become familiar
with the process of putting the hardware of a computer screen together, by following
a step by step guide told through a storybook.
More than 2600 parents have ordered the screen kits since
September, according to TechCrunch.
The screen kit can plug into any HDMI device was created as
a plug and play system that is easy for children to manage alone. It also includes
a magnifying glass so kids can examine the components and pixels as they play
Once the child has successfully connected all of the pieces
of the kit, a driver board, LCD panel, programmable buttons, a base and stand
and plug-and-play cables, they will have a working display for their Kano