The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

The squishy octobot marks the foundation of a brand new era of soft robotics

So finally! There it is- the squishy octobot, a robot considered to be the world’s 1st soft and solo robot.   Dit... Read more

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Introducing CHiP, the world’s first adorable robot dog

Robot dogs are not too uncommon these days. Several of these bots were developed in the past and are still available in the market... Read more

Explanation of the 3 Laws of Robotics

Explanation of the 3 Laws of Robotics

The 3 Robotics laws are a set of laws conceived by the celebrated science fiction author Isaac Asimov. These 3 laws are also known as Asimov’s laws.  The rules are first implemented in a short story called “Runaro […]

A short review of “Move the Turtle”, a Programming app for children

A short review of “Move the Turtle”, a Programming app for children

We have already discussed a number of programming tools that are suitable for children to acclimatize to computer programming. Coding has become a part of the basic literacy. In this technological era, it’s necessary for chi […]

7 amazing Programming tools tailor-made for Children

7 amazing Programming tools tailor-made for Children

Programming has become an important part of basic education. In this modern era, electronic gadgets have become a part and parcel of our daily life in the form of smartphones, tablets, computers, smart TVs etc. Children are becomi […]

A peek at Fuzebox, a convenient Coding Device

A peek at Fuzebox, a convenient Coding Device

Coding has become a part of basic literacy in this modern era. Programming knowledge has considerable significance in various job prospects and higher education. Hence, it's necessary to get yourself acclimatized to programmin […]

Ziro, the world's First Hand-controlled Robotics Kit

Ziro, the world's First Hand-controlled Robotics Kit

There are a number of modular kits available in the market based on robotics and coding. The popular ones include LEGO Mindstorms EV3, Kano and many others. There's a unique one called Ziro which is deemed the first hand-contr […]

Ctrl+Alt+Del: “The 3-finger salute”

Ctrl+Alt+Del: “The 3-finger salute”

Ctrl+Alt+Del is the abbreviated  form of Control-Alt-Delete where the user has to press “delete” while holding the 2 keys- Ctrl and Alt at the same time. The general function of this action is to interrupt a proce […]

What are CAPTCHAs and why are they used?

What are CAPTCHAs and why are they used?

Did you ever come across statements like “I am not a robot” on a blog page where you were looking to post a comment in the comments section? You had to type out your comments and then click a mandatory tick on such a t […]

A Glossary of 23 simple Terms associated with 3D Printing

A Glossary of 23 simple Terms associated with 3D Printing

3D printing is an additive manufacturing technique of synthesizing a 3D object through a 3D printer. 3D design and printing has gained immense importance in the modern era due to its versatility and a nominal manufacturing cost. L […]

Writing a “Happy Number” Algorithm

Writing a “Happy Number” Algorithm

Algorithms play a huge role in computer programming. An algorithm isn't directly executed in programming but the ideas in the same algorithm act as the foundation of a code, thereby making it easier for the programmer to write […]

8 amazing SBCs (Single Board Computers)

8 amazing SBCs (Single Board Computers)

SBC (Single board computer) is an entire computer assembled on a sole circuit board comprising mainly of memory, microprocessor(s), I/O (Input/Output) features etc. Some of these boards are complete computers such as Arduino, Beag […]

Presenting SketchUp 3D modeling software in a nutshell

Presenting SketchUp 3D modeling software in a nutshell

SketchUp is a three-dimensional modeling software used for a broad variety of sketching applications in interior designing, architectural designing, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, video game designing, woodworking, pro […]

Floating Point Numbers: Some basic Ideas

Floating Point Numbers: Some basic Ideas

Students generally come across this term “float” in their computer programming (mainly C, C++ and Java) courses. For variable declaration prior to a code, certain data types are used like integer types (int, char, shor […]