Makeblock at Maker Faire Bay Area 2016

  • Posted on May 23, 2016 - 5:24 pm
  • By Yukin
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Last weekend, about 150,000 people visited Maker Faire Bay Area 2016 in San Mateo, California. The annual event, which is one of the biggest gatherings of makers in the U.S., featured well-received robotic creations from Makeblock. Makeblock, the ultimate DIY robotics construction platform for makers and STEM learners, allows you to build anything that comes […]

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The Washington Post’s RoPorter Competition featuring Makeblock

  • Posted on May 19, 2016 - 7:47 pm
  • By Yukin
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On May 18, in Washington, D.C., trailblazers in science, business, and technology explored breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, commercial space travel, robotics, education and health care at the TRANSFORMER event by the Washington Post.The one day summit came along with a robotics competition featuring Makeblock as the exclusive sponsor.  Makeblock contributed its Ultimate Robot Kit 2.0 as […]

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Makeblock to Showcase its Portfolio Expansion at Maker Faire Bay Area 2016

  • Posted on May 17, 2016 - 5:57 pm
  • By Yukin
Makeblock New Products at Maker Faire

Makeblock Makes DIY & STEM educational robots More Diverse & Accessible for Everyone SAN FRANCISCO, May.17, 2016 – Makeblock (Shenzhen Maker Works Technology Co., Ltd), a leading DIY robotics construction platform founded in 2012, was largely recognized as “Lego for adults” after first launched its robot kits on Kickstarter. This year, together with its new cutting-edge technology, 5 DIY, STEM educational and […]

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codebender Makes it Easy to Program Makeblock Me Orion & mCore On a Browser

  • Posted on March 9, 2016 - 2:40 pm
  • By una
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codebender is a cloud-based IDE for Arduino and similar devices that allows you to program your Arduino through your browser making Arduino coding easy and fast. The Makeblock team worked with the codebender team and now have finally codebender support for two Makeblock boards which are based on Arduino UNO. The codebender community is a big family […]

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Makeblock Hits the Road, Heading to SXSW 2016

  • Posted on March 1, 2016 - 4:45 pm
  • By scarlett
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  7 DAYS TO #SXSW The 23rd annual SXSW Interactive Festival returns to Austin on March! Plan to go joining SXSW? If so, bang! It’s a chance for you and Makeblock meeting, feeling, and eventually falling in love with each other.If not… hmm, there still got some time for booking tickets ^_< Come on, guys! […]

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Makeblock Aims to Advance STEM Education for Kids & Beginners through Arduino Partnership

  • Posted on December 7, 2015 - 8:16 pm
  • By scarlett
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Makeblock is now partnered with Arduino, the leading open-source hardware platform in the maker and education community, by joining mBot — the affordable $74.99 one robot per kid educational robot in the Arduino Atheart program, aiming to take STEM (Science, Technology, Electronics, Mathematics) education to a higher level. Today Makeblock is excited to announce what’s […]

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The First Cooperation Between Makeblock and Microsoft

  • Posted on November 24, 2015 - 11:25 am
  • By scarlett
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  The transition from the Internet to the Internet of Things (IOT) marks the overwhelming arrival of the intelligent-hardware era. As a result, everyone, including children, could be a maker in this flourishing maker times. Therefore, it’s significant to promote the development of maker education. And that’s what Makeblock is doing, too. On 11th November, […]

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Makeblock Cooperated with Rebirthed Radio Shack after It Claimed Bankruptcy Protection on February

  • Posted on October 30, 2015 - 8:00 pm
  • By una
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Summary: RadioShack operated more than 4,000 stores before it filed for bankruptcy. However, there also are about 700 franchised RadioShack stores across the U.S. still operating. This is the second time to cooperate with RadioShack for Makeblock. #radioshackback is one of the hottest tag shared by celebrities, this isn’t the first time RadioShack has used […]

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As Silversmith Sponsor, Makeblock Shines on Hall of Science with Two Best-sellers – mBot and XY Plotter

  • Posted on October 23, 2015 - 6:31 pm
  • By una
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Summary: As Silversmith Sponsor, Makeblock booth is the biggest Chinese exhibitor on Maker Faire New York 2015, of which mBot, the STEM educational robot for kids to learn programming and XY Plotter were the best-seller, stocked out the first day on Makershed.   Maker Faire is the Greatest Show (and Tell) on Earth — a […]

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2015 Makeblock Halloween mBot DIY Contest is Up, Come to Join us!

  • Posted on October 14, 2015 - 5:59 pm
  • By una
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Halloween is coming. mBot wants to join your Halloween party too! Rules are simple: 1. Dress your mBot as vampire, star, monster and any halloween-themed character; 2. Before Oct 31, 2015, take a picture of your creation and post it on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter with “#Halloween @Makeblock” 3. The one with most likes/favorites wins. […]

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Hands with 650 Barnes & Noble Retail Stores, Makeblock Products Are Available on Featured Table

  • Posted on October 14, 2015 - 3:17 pm
  • By una
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  Summary: Makeblock mBot and mDrawbot are available on Barnes & Noble website and 650+ local stores’ featured table, based on agreement, Makeblock CEO Jasen Wang will make a speech on Mini Maker Faire of local Barnes & Noble store to talk about their process, their creations, and their vision on Nov. 6th, 2015. According […]

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Makeblock Showcases on 35th Hongkong Electronics Fair Autumn Edition 2015

  • Posted on October 12, 2015 - 5:11 pm
  • By una
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Summary: Representing one of the creative electronic companies from Mainland, Makeblock is invited to take part in 35th Hongkong Electronics Fair Autumn Edition 2015, held by Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), some new gizmos like Wall.E, Johnny Five, and Mini XY Plotter show up first time. Makeblock is an Arduino open-source robot building platform […]

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