Announcement of Company Name Change

  • Posted on July 6, 2016 - 7:43 pm
  • By Veronica
Announcement of Company Name Change

  Dear Valued Customers and Business Partners, Effective July 6th, 2016, we are excited to announce that we are changing our company name from: Shenzhen Maker Works Technology Co., Ltd. To: Makeblock Co., Ltd. Our new name reflects our global presence as a one-stop solutions provider on robotic construction, software and educational kits for STEM […]

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Makeblock Aims to Advance STEM Education for Kids & Beginners through Arduino Partnership

  • Posted on December 7, 2015 - 8:16 pm
  • By scarlett
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Makeblock is now partnered with Arduino, the leading open-source hardware platform in the maker and education community, by joining mBot — the affordable $74.99 one robot per kid educational robot in the Arduino Atheart program, aiming to take STEM (Science, Technology, Electronics, Mathematics) education to a higher level. Today Makeblock is excited to announce what’s […]

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

  • Posted on July 31, 2015 - 12:03 pm
  • By una
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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Join #mDrawbotchallenge, Win 3*$200 Amazon Gift Card!

  • Posted on July 18, 2015 - 12:31 pm
  • By una
mDrawBot-02

Does robot always win? Will robot replace human some day? Let’s join this challenge to draw and win $200 amazon gift card! ‪#‎mdrawbotchallenge‬ Makeblock http://woobox.com/fgwnf7 Rules: 1. Facebook users only 2. draw anything based on topic – Marvel Animation 3. 3 winners will be picked on July 31st, 2015 4. all winners will get $200 […]

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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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