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Five Reasons to Get Your Kids to Play with Coding Robots

Have you ever worried that your kids spend too much time on various screens, from smartphones to televisions? Not are only you worried…researchers also connected delayed cognitive development in kids with extended exposure to electronic media. Although parents have...

What Parents Say About Toy Robots

Parenting is probably the hardest, yet the happiest, job in the world that you can never quit. Our job is to help our children find what they love, and guide and nourish them to become the person they want to be. Having noticed that my son (7yrs) and daughter (8yrs)...

How Can Kids Make Robots at Home

Nowadays, we see robots appearing in so many areas of day-to-day life. Educators find that getting kids to make their own robots is not only fun but an awesome educational experience. It helps children develop their interests in STEM subjects early in their lives,...

Which Coding Language is Best for Kids to Learn First?

Type “coding” in Google and you’ll get more than 232 million results in only 0.39 seconds. The top results are all about learning to code. Coding nowadays is not a subject that you go to college to study. More often, it’s one more important item that more and more...

Introducing Makeblock Neuron Artist Kit

Makeblock is pleased to announce that Makeblock Neuron family has a new member: The Neuron Artist Kit, a set of programmable electronic blocks designed to help children develop coding and design skills through play. This new kit, in addition to its sound effects,...

Top Three Previewed Trends in CES 2019

Over the past 50 years, CES has grown into one of the most important and biggest platforms where business leaders and innovators of industry can gather and exchange thoughts and ideas. After 50 years development, it has 11 official venues, covering 24 product...

How to Teach STEAM Education in the Classroom

STEAM is incorporated into our day-to-day lives and forms the foundation for many jobs and professions all around the world. According to the U.S. Department of Commerce, it is anticipated that STEAM occupations are going to grow by 10% from now until 2020....

How to Introduce Your Daughter to STEM and Coding

STEM industry in the U.S According to a 2018 Glassdoor report, some of the highest-paying jobs are in the STEM industry in the U.S. and likely around the world. Nowadays, we see more and more women starting to join this male-dominated industry. Though diversity and...

First MakeX Robotics Competition Held in Japan

On Saturday, October 20th, the Tokyo tournament for MakeX Japan robot competition was held at Setagaya Monodzukuri School. As the first MakeX Competition hosted in Japan, it was organized under the cooperation of Azhai Communications, J-Robo Co. Ltd., and the Japan...

Makeblock in 2018 UIST Student Innovation Contest

UIST is the ACM User Interface Software and Technology Symposium, the premier forum for innovations in human-computer interfaces. Researchers, students and companies joined this event to exchange their ideas about user interface studies. The UIST Student Innovation...

First 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Held in Mexico

Papalote Museo del Niño CDMX On November 9th - 11th, 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition came to Mexico City for the first time, and was held very successfully at Papalote Museo del Niño, a museum focused on learning, communication and working together through interactive...

Review from the classroom: Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit

New Robot Toy : Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit The below is a review of the Makeblock Neuron Explorer Kit from the point of view of the team at Code Hobbits, an organization that holds summer camps and after school classes in coding with five locations in the San...