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Robotics For All Ages: Lego’s Spike Prime Kit at werd.com

Robotics For All Ages: Lego’s Spike Prime Kit

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Lego created the Spike Prime robotics kit to introduce younger kids (6-8) to the world of robotics, engineering, and coding. With over 500 Technic bricks plus three motors & sensors, a Smart Hub, a central cube, a central speaker with six ports, a 6-axis gyroscope, & Bluetooth connectivity, there’s plenty to build and program—to get the kids started, Lego offers a series of 45-minute lessons for skill building & critical thinking.

Learn & Explore Robotics With Hexa at werd.com

Learn & Explore Robotics With Hexa

Posted in Gadgets and Tech & Gadgets

Hexa is a 6-legged robot—highly agile, and highly adaptable—equipped with the ideal hardware and software platform to learn and explore robotics. It features a 720P camera with night vision, 3-axis accelerometer, distance measuring sensor, & an infrared transmitter. It is powered by MIND, an operating system based on Linux Kernel, allowing you to create movements & applications that bring your robotics to life. It has built-in wi-fi & a 4-hour battery life.

Mabot is a Lego-Compatible Robotics Kit at werd.com

Mabot is a Lego-Compatible Robotics Kit

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The award-winning Mabot is a plug & play robotics kit for kids (and adults) that features modular components for creating multi-function robots that can move, sense their surroundings, and interact with the environment. The robots can be controlled as well as programmed using the Mabot Go and IDE apps. Mabot is also compatible with Lego blocks, adding another layer of learning & creativity to the fun.

Ski Like You Used To with Roam Robotics’ Elevate Exoskeleton at werd.com

Ski Like You Used To with Roam Robotics’ Elevate Exoskeleton

Posted in Snow and Sporting Gear

Your brain wants to keep skiing but your legs say “Sorry, bro.” That’s where ROAM’s robotic Elevate exoskeleton comes in. Designed to offload up to 30% of bodyweight from your quads and knees, it enables seasoned skiers to continue to enjoy the sport they love free of discomfort—making it possible to enjoy longer ski days, longer ski vacations, and ultimately a longer skiing career. It uses small, lightweight pneumatic actuators; they’re connected to a power supply and device driver in a backpack that you wear. Simply strap on the exoskeleton, pull on the pack, power up, & shred.

Learn By Doing: The Mirobot Robotic Arm at werd.com

Learn By Doing: The Mirobot Robotic Arm

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If you’ve always dreamed of having a robotic arm to play with, consider your prayers answered. Inspired by the ABB IRB 6700, a real industrial robotic arm used in factories around the world, the Mirobot robot arm lets everyone explore robotics. Whether you are a programming and robotics expert, creative enthusiast or beginner, Mirobot makes the learning fun. Using intuitive controls and open source firmware, the ’bot features 6-axis motion, 110º/sec. joint speed, and .2mm repeatability for doing all sorts of programmable tasks at home, work, or school. A funded Kickstarter.

Build & Program Your Own Roving Robots with Makeblock’s Ultimate 2.0 at werd.com

Build & Program Your Own Roving Robots with Makeblock’s Ultimate 2.0

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The Ultimate 2.0 from Makeblock is a powerful 10-in-1 robotics kit that offers building and programming fun for all experience levels. With over 160 parts & modules, the kit comes with easy-to-follow assembly guides for 10 designs which can serve as launch pads for your own inventions. The main controller board is capable of simultaneously driving 10 servos, 8 DC motors or 4 stepper motors and is compatible with both Arduino & Raspberry Pi.

The Hover Camera Passport is a Mini Drone That Flies On Its Own at werd.com

The Hover Camera Passport is a Mini Drone That Flies On Its Own

Winner of both a Red Dot & IF Design Award and built by Zero Zero Robotics, the Hover Camera Passport is an AI powered autonomous camera drone now available exclusively through the Apple Store. It uses body & face recognition plus AI to follow you mid-air, always keeping you in the frame as it captures 13MP pictures &/or streams video directly to your device. It you want to fly it like a normal drone simply link with the app & control it with your phone.

This Camera Drone Flies for 50 Minutes at werd.com

This Camera Drone Flies for 50 Minutes

Zero Zero Robotics’ V-Coptr Falcon camera drone has only 2 rotors rather than the normal 4 but that’s not what makes it such a standout. This thing is all about flight time. 50-minutes. About twice what similar competitors can claim. So that’s a big deal. The camera captures 4K video at speeds up to 30fps and video transmission boasts a range of 4.3 miles. Object avoidance, auto-homing—all the features you’d expect and then some.

Mecha Monsters at werd.com

Mecha Monsters

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The robot battles you’ve been missing since the days of Rock ’Em Sock ’Em Robots are back. Reach Robotics’ Mecha Monsters are battle ’bots you control with your smartphone. Choose your robot: the Berserker or the Brute, link it to your phone through the Mecha Monsters app, and you’re ready to rumble.