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Tag: robot kit

* Build Your Own Robot with the BYOR-kit [video]

Vico (5 yrs) and I had so much fun while crafting our very own High Five Robot with the BYOR-kit by Solly Systems. Especially when its arm came to life when we turned it on. *WACK*, it did. LOL! Vico and I built our very own cardboard robot out of boxes and a big cardboard roll. It wasn’t just any robot, no it could actually move, see and hear! Amazing right? Crafting 2.0! (more…)

Building a robot kit with my son [video]

The other day I was online, searching for cool gadgets when I stumbled upon this very cool Arduino-based robot kit by DFRobot. It’s like an insect, and that’s probably why they call it an Insectbot. This robot is a “do it yourself” kit for kids from ages 6 and up, but I thought that with a little my 4-year-old son Vico, would enjoy the process of building it as well, so I bought it. In this blog post, I’ll tell you the story of how our Insectbot (who my son named “Olika Bolika”) came to life. (more…)