A tale of pluck – Barnabas Helmy’s electronic Puck

By |2018-03-27T14:11:10-05:00March 27th, 2018|

BY PATRICK YEAGLE Like many inventions, Barnabas Helmy’s PUCK began with a problem. Helmy’s daughter, two years old at the time, ruined the remote control for their home’s Apple TV by chewing on it. “They’re expensive, and it’s not even that functional of a remote,” Helmy said, sharing a story he has told dozens of [...]

PUCK – Throwback Thursday Interview

By |2017-12-07T10:06:43-05:00December 7th, 2017|

Throwback Thursday to January 2017 when SmashToast CEO and inventor of the PUCK, Barnabas Helmy, was interviewed by local news in Champaign, Illinois! As stated in the interview, PUCK works with a variety of devices including a television, space heater and Apple TV. PUCK is different from our competitors because it is a wireless solution [...]