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Elmo Coding Robot Introduces Kids to STEM
WowWee Robotics and Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit organization behind Sesame Street, are co-developing the Elmoji Coding Robot. Designed for children three years and older, Elmoji teaches children basic programming skills using the "language" of visual emojis.
Latest in Robot Toys Can Sphero SPRK a Youth Movement in Robotics?
By RT Staff · 5 August, 2015 • Sphero SPRK is designed to inspire tomorrow’s inventors and innovators. Powered by a new app experience, kids give their robot the orders with visual blocks representing code.Vortex Open-Source Robot Teaches Kids How to Code
By Steve Crowe · 14 July, 2015 • The Vortex robot from DFRobot joins the growing field of interactive toys that teach kids how to program. Vortex comes pre-loaded with a number of games, but the hope is kids will want to learn how to make Vortex do more with custom programming.JD Humanoid Robot Kit
By RT Staff · 13 May, 2015 • JD is a fully functional humanoid robot from EZ-Robot designed for functions such as interacting with human tools and environments, experimental purposes, and more.Six Hexapod Robot Kit
By RT Staff · 13 May, 2015 • The Six Hexapod from EZ-Robot is a creative robot kit that walks on six legs and has 12 degrees of freedom6 Robot Deals You’ll Love
By Steve Crowe · 21 April, 2015 • Here are some hot deals on drones and toy robots that are too good to pass up.Watch This Robot Dance Like Michael Jackson
By Steve Crowe · 6 March, 2015 • Who's a better dancer: Michael Jackson or this robot that dances like the King of Pop?Anki Overdrive Adds Modular Tracks, Cross-Play for iOS & Android Users
By Steve Crowe · 10 February, 2015 • Anki Overdrive debuts new cars, a new app, new gameplay features and a new modular track system that lets users create custom racetracks.Watch 100 Humanoid Robots Perform a Flash Mob
By Steve Crowe · 20 January, 2015 • One hundred humanoid robots performed a three-minute synchronized dance in Tokyo on Monday in front of onlookers. The "100 Robi" project was designed to show that robots can be produced in large numbers at a low cost.The Best Robots of CES 2015
By RT Staff · 15 January, 2015 • You couldn't escape the robots at CES 2015. Drones, robot toys and humanoids were the talk of Las Vegas. Here are our picks for the best robots of CES 2015.Ozobot Bit Uses Google Blockly to Make Programming Fun
By Steve Crowe · 9 January, 2015 • Ozobot Bit is basically identical to the original Ozobot, but adds in Google's Blockly coding editor, allowing kids to expand their coding know-how by seeing the results unfold in front of them.WowWee Adds Dancing MiPosaur Robot, REV App-Controlled Cars
By Steve Crowe · 8 January, 2015 • WowWee Robotics introduced at CES 2015 the gesture-controlled MiPosaur robot and REV app-controlled cars. Both new products will be available later in 2015.Ozobot Smart Robot
By RT Staff · 2 January, 2015 • Ozobot is a small USB charged robot that tracks lines to follow a path. Ozobot can read different colors on the line to adjust its behavior: speed, direction, path finding. This combines with a variety of physical and tablet games to create a product that crosses over the traditional game-toy divide.WowWee MiP Gesture-Controlled Robot
By RT Staff · 29 December, 2014 • WowWee Robotics' MiP is a gesture-controlled robot with emotions that wants to play with you. MiP interacts with you while rolling around on its two rubber wheels, dancing to music and even expressing its emotions with shouts and groans.Sphero Ollie App-Controlled Robot
By RT Staff · 29 December, 2014 • Ollie is twice as large as Sphero and has two wheels that help it to perform eye-popping stunts. Ollie is agile thanks to its tubular design and can travel at speeds up to 14 MPHSphero 2.0 App-Controlled Robot Ball
By RT Staff · 29 December, 2014 • Sphero 2.0 has been completely re-engineered from the ground up. Featuring new AI Superdrive capabilities, Sphero 2.0 is twice as fast and three times as bright as the original Sphero.
FAA’s Recreational Drone Registration Struck Down in Court
A federal court rules the FAA's mandatory recreational drone registration violates Section 336...
Self-Driving Cars Approved for Public Tests in Germany
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Smart Exoskeleton Prevents Elderly Falls
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EduExo DIY Kit Lets You Build Exoskeletons
EduExo is a 3D-printable, Arduino-powered kit for students, hobbyists and educators that...