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Nerdies program teaches kids game development, robotics

By |June 8th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA) - Kids in Springdale have embraced their inner nerds this week at the Nerdies Summer Camp. The program offers third, fourth, and fifth-grade students the chance to geek out by building robots and creating video games. Nerdies Camp ended today with a show-and-tell presentation to parents at Westwood Elementary School. Executive director David Kersey [...]

Meet Ozmo, The Environmentally-Friendly Window Cleaning Robot Kids News Article

By |May 27th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The rise in skyscrapers worldwide is creating a high demand for window washers (Credit: Wiliimages/Pixabay/CCO)The exponential growth in skyscrapers worldwide, most of which feature large glass panes to highlight the breathtaking views, has led to a high demand for window washers. Though the specialized job, which earns workers as much as $35 an hour, [...]

RosieReality, a Swiss startup using AR to get kids interested in robotics and programming, scores $2.2M seed – TechCrunch

By |April 27th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] RosieReality, a startup out of Zürich developing consumer augmented reality experiences, has raised $2.2 million in seed funding led by Redalpine. Other backers include Shasta Ventures, Atomico partners Mattias Ljungman and Siraj Khaliq (both of whom invested in a personal capacity) and Akatsuki Entertainment Fund. Founded in early 2018, RosieReality’s first AR experience is [...]

Louisville robotics championship brings 15,000+ kids to town

By |April 26th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Buy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoBuy PhotoAutoplayShow ThumbnailsShow CaptionsLast SlideNext SlideMore than 15,000 students from about 40 countries brought robots they've spent months building and fine-tuning to Louisville this week for a world championship designed to spark their interest [...]

Robotics helps kids explore STEM

By |April 25th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Patti Poppe Published 10:08 p.m. ET April 24, 2019 The Roose Rockets robotics team of Roose Elementary in Warren competes against the Smart Bots of Macomb, not pictured, at ThunderQuest. (Photo: Brittany Greeson, Special to The Detroit News )You don’t have to know their names or schools, or even where their hometowns are on a [...]

LEGO unveils new city-focused sets for kids who compete in FIRST robotics competitions – GeekWire

By |April 18th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] The FIRST LEGO League Jr. Boomtown Build Inspire Set box. (LEGO Photo)Kids who have caught on to the world of FIRST LEGO League competitions will have something new to build with next season, with exclusive new LEGO sets that actually focus on building and shaping cities. LEGO Education and FIRST announced the news Wednesday [...]

Farmington robotics kids build a wheelchair | NewsCut

By |April 1st, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Sometimes you get up in the morning and think there’s no hope in the world. Today is not one of those days. There’s nothing wrong with the world that can’t be fixed by the kids who are about to take it over. Kids like the ones KARE 11’s Boyd Huppert discovered in his piece [...]

PHOTOS: The one of a kind comp teaching our kids coding

By |March 30th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] GLADSTONE students' robotics skills were put to the test yesterday at the third annual CQ Gladstone District STEM cluster robotics competition. Held at Clinton State School, 44 teams from primary schools and high schools competed across beginner and advanced competitions. Students were required to design and build robots that they coded to follow a [...]

MOREbot Introduces Kids to Robotics Using 3D Printed Parts | Community

By |March 20th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] MORE Technologies last week launched a Kickstarter campaign to raise US$20,000 for development of its open source robot ecosystem. The company will fund the project if it reaches its goal by April 21. As of this writing, $6,485 of that $20,000 goal has been pledged. It teaches real tech skills to the next generation [...]

How is Robotics helping kids in education?

By |March 15th, 2019|Robotics|

[ad_1] Robotics has a bright future ahead that’ll help our children learn the skills of tomorrow and carve out their path in this world. Think of robots and nine times out of ten, an image of a humanoid android would pop up in your head. That is how they're depicted in movies, no? But there's [...]