We have covered plenty of connected toys in the past. You don’t always need to buy fancy tools to build connected toys. Not when you can recycle old gadgets and toys. Tio is a kit that lets you create app-controlled toys. It has motorized building blocks with built-in LEDs, magnetic mount, colorful wheels, and everything you need to get started.
Tio is compatible with iOS and Android devices. You will be able to control motor speed, direction, and LED colors from your smartphone. The kit comes with 9 invention templates and a personalized storybook. You can find out more on Kickstarter.