The moment hardware hackers have been waiting for: final price and release details of the Bug Labs BUGbase and BUGmodules. And even better for those enterprising early adopters, Bug is giving a discount to everyone who buys gear within the first 60 days. Here's the story:
  • Pre-orders start Monday, January 21, 2008
  • Gear ships by Monday, March 17, 2008
  • BUGbase: $299 / $349 (early adopter price / regular price when bought after 60 days)
  • Touchscreen LCD: $99 / $119
  • GPS: $79 / $99
  • Camera: $69 / $79
  • Motion/accelerometer: $49 / $59
  • New Von Hippel BUGmodule (adds interfaces and I/O ports for further hacking of the BUGbase)
  • Bug is also launching BUG+EDU, promoting to the education-market (additional details to come)