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

Posted on: February 29, 2016 1:32 pm

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 capable of bringing another Industrial revolution. Microsoft began a turnaround […]

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

Posted on: February 27, 2016 3:17 pm

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 are micro-controller-based kits that can be used to build […]

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How 3D Design and Printing is Transforming Space Exploration and Research

Posted on: February 26, 2016 2:53 pm

The Additive Manufacturing (AM) technique has already brought a revolution in various industrial fields. It has brought a metamorphic transformation in the field of space exploration and research. The benefits of 3D Design and Printing (AM) in that field are endless. Let’s […]

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A peek at ThinkFun’s Code Master: A Board Game Introducing Coding to Children

Posted on: February 25, 2016 2:26 pm

There are a number of high-tech toys in the market that have gained popularity in teaching coding skills to children. There’s no doubt that these toys are convenient enough to introduce coding to your children. But there’s one drawback. These high-tech toys […]

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DASH AND DOT: Interactive Bots that blend Robotics with Education

Posted on: February 24, 2016 3:49 pm

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 develop computational thinking in children. They […]

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20 Amazing Robots that can be built from LEGO Mindstorms EV3

Posted on: February 19, 2016 11:58 am

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 be built using […]

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3D-Printed Jewellery: A Thing of Beauty and a Wonder of Technology

Posted on: February 12, 2016 1:01 pm

3D printing is an Additive Manufacturing (AM) process. It synthesizes an object layer-by-layer. The concept is same as that of a stack (FILO- First in, Last out). Each layer can be imagined to be a 2-Dimensional cross-section of a 3D object. These […]

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Why 3D Design and Printing should be Implemented in School Curriculum

Posted on: February 11, 2016 3:30 pm

3D printing is basically an additive manufacturing technique. Additive Manufacturing (AM) technique is defined as a process to synthesize or re-create a 3-dimensional object. Under the control of a computer, consecutive layers of a substance are deposited to create a 3-dimensional object. […]

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Best Ways to Teach Robotics to Children

Posted on: February 11, 2016 10:50 am

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 maid of Richie Rich), C-3P0(Star […]

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AI (Artificial Intelligence) from Labs to your Children’s Play-Room

Posted on: February 10, 2016 11:32 am

“I was disappointed after scoring low marks in my exam. Then Sonny came to me and told me that he wanted to play. I got up from my couch and threw him the ball. He ran after it and came back to […]

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