The BeagleBone Black enjoys good support from a dedicated community of devotees who have contributed to the success of the board by adding to the ever increasing open-source libraries, application examples and expansion capes. The BeagleBone Green is a newer variant with two Grove expansion connectors to allow the use of the wide range of Seeed Studios Grove expansion modules.

The community platform, and Seeed want you to get creative with the BeagleBone green and think up a use for it in an IoT application. They have announced a competition and the first prize is a trip to the Maker Faire in Shenzhen China. To get things rolling, register your idea on the hackster Challenge web site and if they like it, you could get earn a discount or even a free BeagleBone Green board... What are you waiting for?