Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Friday November 16, 2012

$30k High Tech Scrabble Board

Carbon fiber? Check. LED lighting? Check. Custom RFID technology? Check. $30,000 price tag? Check. That's right folks, we're talking about Scrabble. eek!

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The Scrabble board consists of nine RFID circuit boards that house 225 RFID antennas, which read each individual Scrabble square. Each Scrabble letter tile has its own uniquely identifiable RFID tag embedded within (100 in total), with an RFID circuit board enclosed in each of the players tile racks to ensure that all information is captured and showcased to the online viewers.