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 […]

14 Historical Facts on Robots

14 Historical Facts on Robots

What do we think when we hear the term “robot”? We immediately visualize “robot” from the humanoid point of view. We believe that a robot is a machine resembling a human. We also like to believe that the ro […]

I-Cybie: An adorable Robotic Pet

I-Cybie: An adorable Robotic Pet

I-Cybie is a type of biomorphic robot pet. The word “biomorphic” means something resembling any living organism. The I-Cybie has the semblance of an adorable dog. This robotic dog can respond to touch, sound, movement […]

Did you know that Microsoft started their partnership with Arduino from April, 2015?

Did you know that Microsoft started their partnership with Arduino from April, 2015?

Reportedly, Microsoft's business mentality had seemed sluggish to many developers and makers before 2015. This was mainly due to Microsoft's seeming lack of involvement in supporting the Maker movement which will be capabl […]

An Overview of Arduino (in USA) or Genuino (outside USA)

An Overview of Arduino (in USA) or Genuino (outside USA)

Arduino is a prototyping platform that is open-sourced. This means that this platform promotes universal use or modification and redistribution after modification of its blueprint or design via a free license. Arduino platforms ar […]

DASH AND DOT: Interactive Bots that blend Robotics with Education

DASH AND DOT: Interactive Bots that blend Robotics with Education

Wonder Workshop's interactive robots Dash and Dot can make your child's play-time smarter. “Coding while you are playing” is the key feature of these bots. These bots are fun to play with. Dash and Dot also dev […]

20 Amazing Robots that can be built from LEGO Mindstorms EV3

20 Amazing Robots that can be built from LEGO Mindstorms EV3

The latest robotics kit in the LEGO Mindstorms series is the LEGO Mindstorms EV3. The “3” stands for 3rd generation. Hence, it can be deemed the 3rd generation kit in the LEGO Mindstorms series. A variety of robots can […]

Best Ways to Teach Robotics to Children

Best Ways to Teach Robotics to Children

As soon as we hear the word “robotics”, we think of certain machines that are mainly humanoid (something resembling a Homo Sapien, a human being) in nature. Our mind conjures up the images of  Irona (the robot mai […]

Best Ways to Teach STEM to Children

Best Ways to Teach STEM to Children

An acronym that is formed from Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics is called STEM. This acronym came into common usage shortly after the inter-agency meeting held at US National Science Foundation based on the topic o […]

Why should Children study Robotics?

Why should Children study Robotics?

Integration of mathematics, science, technological contents and coding is one of the main aspects of the newly envisaged modern curriculum. Robotics may seem to be very extravagant or avant-garde from a distant perspective but com […]