1. EV3 support for LabVIEW!

    EV3 support for LabVIEW!

    EV3 support comes to LabVIEW with the release of the LabVIEW Module for LEGO MINDSTORMS (formerly the NXT Module). As well as providing support for the LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3, this LabVIEW module includes updates and bug fixes for the NXT. This module is available as a free download for any...

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  2. Raspberry Pi Education Fund

    Raspberry Pi Education Fund

    Do you have a clever idea for integrating LEGO robotics with the Raspberry Pi? Possibly even something involving HiTechnic’s BrickPi? If so, then you might be interested in a new Education Fund recently announced by the Raspberry Pi Foundation… “We are pleased to announce the establishment of the Raspberry Pi Education...

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  3. Dexter Industries and EV3

    Dexter Industries and EV3

    Dexter Industries, a 3rd party hardware developer for the LEGO MINDSTORMS system, have recently released software blocks for some of their sensors in EV3. The following sensors are currently supported, and more are on the way: dIMU dLight dGPS dSolar Breadboard Adapter  

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  4. Educational robots for absolute beginners

    Educational robots for absolute beginners

    The Rowan University Laboratory for Educational Robotics is offering a free online course called “Educational Robots for Absolute Beginners”. The course is funded by Google CS4HS and covers NXT robotics programming. It was specifically designed for K-12 teachers, but is free and open to anyone who is interested in learning about...

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  5. Getting started in robotics

    Getting started in robotics

    A recent post from Claude Baumann starts… I am profoundly convinced that if we are able to preserve the natural curiosity of early childhood in growing up individuals, without fail they will develop a durable attraction to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Although this simple recipe seems to be...

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