codebender Makes it Easy to Program Makeblock Me Orion & mCore On a Browser

  • Posted on March 9, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • By una
Codebender Makeblock Partnership

codebender is a cloud-based IDE for Arduino and similar devices that allows you to program your Arduino through your browser making Arduino coding easy and fast. The Makeblock team worked with the codebender team and now have finally codebender support for two Makeblock boards which are based on Arduino UNO. The codebender community is a big family […]

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Makeblock Cooperated with Rebirthed Radio Shack after It Claimed Bankruptcy Protection on February

  • Posted on October 30, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • By una
mbotinradioshack

Summary: RadioShack operated more than 4,000 stores before it filed for bankruptcy. However, there also are about 700 franchised RadioShack stores across the U.S. still operating. This is the second time to cooperate with RadioShack for Makeblock. #radioshackback is one of the hottest tag shared by celebrities, this isn’t the first time RadioShack has used […]

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As Silversmith Sponsor, Makeblock Shines on Hall of Science with Two Best-sellers – mBot and XY Plotter

  • Posted on October 23, 2015 - 6:31 pm
  • By una
makeblockteam

Summary: As Silversmith Sponsor, Makeblock booth is the biggest Chinese exhibitor on Maker Faire New York 2015, of which mBot, the STEM educational robot for kids to learn programming and XY Plotter were the best-seller, stocked out the first day on Makershed.   Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth — a […]

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2015 Makeblock Halloween mBot DIY Contest is Up, Come to Join us!

  • Posted on October 14, 2015 - 5:59 pm
  • By una
Hollywood

Halloween is coming. mBot wants to join your Halloween party too! Rules are simple: 1. Dress your mBot as vampire, star, monster and any halloween-themed character; 2. Before Oct 31, 2015, take a picture of your creation and post it on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter with “#Halloween @Makeblock” 3. The one with most likes/favorites wins. […]

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Hands with 650 Barnes & Noble Retail Stores, Makeblock Products Are Available on Featured Table

  • Posted on October 14, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • By una
mbot&mdrawbot(1)

  Summary: Makeblock mBot and mDrawbot are available on Barnes & Noble website and 650+ local stores’ featured table, based on agreement, Makeblock CEO Jasen Wang will make a speech on Mini Maker Faire of local Barnes & Noble store to talk about their process, their creations, and their vision on Nov. 6th, 2015. According […]

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Makeblock Showcases on 35th Hongkong Electronics Fair Autumn Edition 2015

  • Posted on October 12, 2015 - 5:11 pm
  • By una
hongkong

Summary: Representing one of the creative electronic companies from Mainland, Makeblock is invited to take part in 35th Hongkong Electronics Fair Autumn Edition 2015, held by Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), some new gizmos like Wall.E, Johnny Five, and Mini XY Plotter show up first time. Makeblock is an Arduino open-source robot building platform […]

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Makeblock Johnny Five Debuts on Maker Faire New York 2015, Intel Edison Embedded

  • Posted on October 12, 2015 - 1:54 pm
  • By una
johnny five

Summary: Makeblock starts to cooperate with Intel to try some new products like Johnny Five, which draws much attention on Maker Faire New York 2015. Makeblock is characterized by arduino robotics like mBot, mDrawbot, mElephant 3D Printer, however, it never stops to explore more possibility with some giants like Intel or Microsoft. In order to […]

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Makeblock First Show on Maker Faire Rome 2015 #MFR15

  • Posted on October 10, 2015 - 6:30 pm
  • By una
rome

  Summary: Makeblock brings DIY, Educational and Interactive robot kits showing on Maker Faire Rome 2015 during October 16th to 18th as a Bronze sponsor, stand no. Pavilion S10-12. This is the first show on Rome, which would be the big step to pave the way for robotic marketing on European countries. Completed the Maker […]

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Download mBot App to Control mBot with iOS and Android Mobile

  • Posted on August 13, 2015 - 12:36 pm
  • By una
mbot app

Previously you can program and control mBot on PC with mBlock, now you can control via mobile phone with mBot App. For iOS mobile device, please download here. For Android mobile device, please download here. P.S. mBot app only supports Bluetooth version mBot robot, it’s not available for 2.4G mBot robot until you get extra […]

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mElephant (4-in-1 printer) is Up on Makeblock Official Shop!

  • Posted on August 12, 2015 - 4:46 pm
  • By una
melephant 3d printer kit

mElephant, the 3D printer version is up on Makeblock official shop, you can free to buy it on makeblock.cc directly. So What is mElephant? mElephantis the new generation of Makeblock  printer.With additional parts, mElephant can be upgraded to a 4-in-1 workbench machine! –3D printing  (it’s up) –Laser Engraving  (not yet) –Drawing  (not yet) –CNC  (not yet) Makeblock studied very […]

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Planning of First Round “Drifting mBot” Activity

  • Posted on August 5, 2015 - 5:18 pm
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mbot drifting 1

(This activity is only limited to the mainland of China) 1. Aim of “Drifting mBot” Activity Education of science and technology in school is one aspect of quality education. During the teaching process, teachers should take corresponding measures, such as holding some extracurricular science and technology activities, to change children’s attitude, raise students’ awareness and […]

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The Champion Project in the 15th Makeblock Makerathon – Braille Printer

  • Posted on July 31, 2015 - 12:03 pm
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braille printer team

Team name and menmbers: Dark Ops ( Jimmy Xie Wei Sicheng Zijiang Zhenzhou Li Ze Wu Xiaolin Wang Jinxian) Project introduction: Our country has a population of 1.36 billion, while 17 million of them have visual impairment, which accounts for 1.25% of the population. In Shenzhen, more than 10 thousand people are suffered from visual […]

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