Makeblock Amazon Shop is Up, Support Us by Review!

  • Posted on April 28, 2015 - 12:32 pm
  • By una
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Are you looking for the Makeblock store to get robots locally? Makeblock amazon shop may meet your needs to some extent. Though it’s not real shop, it can provide all Makeblock robots within 3 days after used Amazon FBA system. Check the Amazon shop here first. What’s the benefits you can get from Makeblock amazon […]

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mBot, Best Educational Robot for Kids to Learn Programing, is Up on Kickstarter!

  • Posted on April 21, 2015 - 4:00 pm
  • By una
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Don’t be surprise if you found there are 2 Makeblock projects on Kickstarter from Makeblock! mBot is another new creative robot next to mDrawbot, which is designed for kids to learning programing, Arduino and Robotics. Support mBot on Kickstarter here. This is the first educational robot from Makeblock to kids to learn STEM, which draws […]

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mDrawBot: 4-in-1 Drawing Robot

  • Posted on March 25, 2015 - 6:40 am
  • By Christina
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We’re back to Kickstarter for our second project: mDrawBot. This is probably the best drawing robot kit so far! Thanks to our angel backers, we collected the enough money to producing and more talented people join our team, from three to sixty we’re  growing really fast during these two years. Now we’re back to Kickstarter with our second project: […]

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Makeblock Team Wish You Happy New Year!

  • Posted on January 2, 2015 - 9:44 pm
  • By Christina
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Hello guys, it’s the 9th Makeblock Hackathon show time, the subject is ART! Guess which is the most popular project? Check the 5th project, you will find the surprise! The 9th Makeblock 24-hour Hackathon: Art Project 1: Magic Love Vehicle Project 2: Mana Stone-The Color Master Project 3: Seven-Stringed Harp Playing Robot Project 4: 3D […]

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New Product Monday: Makeblock Ultimate Robot Kit

  • Posted on November 3, 2014 - 5:37 pm
  • By Christina
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Hey guys, at the beginning of November we’re pleased to announce that we will launch  the new product today: Makeblock Ultimate Robot Kit. This is a comprehensive robot kit for beginners to explore the robotic world or experts to build complex robots. It contains everything you need to construct your robot dreams: metal geared motors, Arduino-compatible […]

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DIY Makeblock Quadcopter Total lifting capacity 50lbs!

  • Posted on November 3, 2014 - 3:41 pm
  • By Christina
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Makeblock user mcwiggin shared his DIY Quadcopter build using Makeblock parts as the frame on Reddit. He said the main goal is not photography, he was looking to build an arial platform that he can add lots of stuff on to like a grappling hook. Right now the copter currently hovers very well at 30% […]

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Jens Christian: Teaching with Makeblock Robots

  • Posted on October 22, 2014 - 8:57 pm
  • By Christina
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The last two years I’ve done a course in at Westerdals Oslo School of Art, Communication and Technology (formerly NITH). The school offers Bachelor & Master studies in informatics and I’ve been brought in as a teacher on the topic of Embedded Systems. The course (200 hrs total) is a volunteer topic for third year […]

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MakeBlock presenta el kit de grabado y corte por láser

  • Posted on October 22, 2014 - 8:39 pm
  • By Christina
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Makeblock es un sistema de construcción realmente interesante, el cual ya tuvimos la fortuna de probar en Xataka Smart Home. Con un planteamiento muy diferente al de otros kits de robótica, la mayoría de las piezas están fabricadas en aluminio anodizado y podemos hacer construcciones realmente notables y robustas gracias a su diseño, que propugna […]

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Raspberry Pi Rubik’s Cube Solver by Makeblock

  • Posted on September 2, 2014 - 3:10 pm
  • By Christina
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Makeblock, an open-source construction platform for DIY robots based in Shenzhen, China, are due to release a Raspberry Pi adaptor for their product later this year. In the meantime Makeblock software engineer Zijiang, shows us the type of machine that could be created using a Raspberry Pi. See the short video below, to see the […]

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Makeblock lets kids easily make and program their own robots

  • Posted on September 2, 2014 - 2:25 pm
  • By Christina
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  Legos. K’nex. Erector Sets. These brand-name toys have inspired millions of children and adults to build something with their own two hands, and can instill a “maker” mindset from a very early age. But with the exception of Lego Mindstorms, they’ve failed to keep up with the larger trend of merging hardware and software. […]

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Makeblock, robots con Arduino al alcance de todos: Análisis (II)

  • Posted on July 22, 2014 - 11:19 am
  • By Christina
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Llega el momento de terminar el análisis de Makeblock que empezamos el mes pasado, centrándonos esta vez en la parte del software y del entorno de programación del Starter Robot Kit V2.0. Recordaréis que montamos un robot tanque cuyas instrucciones están listas en la caja del Kit para familiarizarnos con el montaje. Ahora vamos a preparar […]

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Makeblock Starter Robot Is An Excellent Kit For Teaching With

  • Posted on July 21, 2014 - 8:55 pm
  • By Christina
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An educational robot to teach kids how to build and code – is this the future of classrooms or the start of Skynet?—Linuxuser.co.uk We have a small army of robots here at LU&D. And a small quadcopter. We’ll need them for when we take control of Cupertino, but for now we like to think of […]

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