You are now in possession of a RainDrop

The RainDrop is a functional art piece, that delightfully notifies you if there is rain forecasted in the next hour.

Instructions to connect your device to the internet.
  1. Plug in device to power, the USB cable can be plugged into a USB port on a computer or plugged into a wall outlet using the included wall adapter.
  2. Ring should breathe Green for 20 seconds while it tries to connect to a WiFi Network.
  3. After the 20 seconds, the device will breathe Blue, signifying ‘Listening Mode’.
  4. Connect your computer/phone to a local WiFi network named ‘Photon-XXXX’ where the XXXX are four alphanumeric characters. This network will NOT require a password. For more information on connecting to WiFi networks, click here
  5. Once you are connected, click here: (or copy/paster to a web browser).
  6. Follow steps on web browser to connect Device to wifi.

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Header photo © CBI 2013
Icon photo © Sam Woolf 2017