BrickPi at CERN in Geneva

BrickPi at CERN in Geneva
The BrickPi recently debuted at CERN in Geneva at their Raspberry Pi day.  The BrickPi was front and center with some LEGO robotics, Raspberry Pi, and Scratch creating. For a full run-down of the day, head over to the Framboise314.fr blog to see more about it, watch some video, and find out when the next ...

The GoPiGo Launches!

The GoPiGo Launches!
The GoPiGo is the worlds first rolling robot for the Raspberry Pi.  The kit comes with everything you need to get your Raspberry Pi rolling.   Our Kickstarter campaign launches today! The GoPiGo is a complete robot package for the Raspberry Pi. It comes with everything you need to get your Raspberry Pi rolling.  The ...

Google Buys Dexter Industries for 3.1415 Billion Dollars 2

Google Buys Dexter Industries for 3.1415 Billion Dollars
We are excited to announce that Dexter Industries has been acquired by Google for 3.1415 Billion Dollars!  Read on for more information about our new partnership! Cupertino, CA — Google confirmed on Monday that they had recently completed the acquisition of another robotics company.  The purchase comes at the end of a quarter with similar ...

Arduberry Air Horn Project

Arduberry Air Horn Project
We recently launched a Kickstarter project called the Ardubery.  We wanted a simple way to celebrate each new Kickstarter Backer for our Arduberry project.  What better way than with an airhorn?   In this project we take an Arduberry and use it to blast an air horn with the Dukes of Hazard theme song whenever a ...

New Kickstarter Project: Arduberry for Raspberry Pi 2

New Kickstarter Project: Arduberry for Raspberry Pi
A few days ago we launched our second Kickstarter Campaign, the Arduberry.  The Arduberry unites the Raspberry Pi with the Arduino, allowing you to add any of the hundreds of Arduino shields to your next Raspberry Pi project. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

SpacePi: Launching a BrickPi, Raspberry Pi, and Raspberry Pi Camera by High Altitude Balloon

SpacePi: Launching a BrickPi, Raspberry Pi, and Raspberry Pi Camera by High Altitude Balloon
A few weeks back we completed our mission to launch a BrickPi, Raspberry Pi, and Raspberry Pi camera up into near space with a high altitude balloon. We have completed our documentation and made a video Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

New Year, New Project: GrovePi 1

New Year, New Project: GrovePi
Happy New Year! We’re kicking off 2014 with a new product for the Raspberry Pi, the GrovePi!  The GrovePi is a modular sensor system for connecting Grove Sensors to the Raspberry Pi. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Dexter Industries Holiday Schedule

Dexter Industries Holiday Schedule
Happy Holidays!  It’s been an incredible year and we need a small break.  Dexter Industries will be working limited hours from December 24th through January 6th.  This will mostly concern shipping: we will be answer technical questions on our forum and through our contact page. All orders placed before or on the 23rd of December ...

BrickPi Space Launch

BrickPi Space Launch
past week we successfully launched a BrickPi with a high altitude balloon, and even better recovered it.  Over the next few weeks we’ll be assembling the footage and pictures into a more coherent view of what happened. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

New Project: Raspberry Pi Kindle Reader

Have you ever wanted to get that Kindle Book into another format, or just copy the text? Have you ever wanted to get all of your highlights or notes off your Kindle? In this project we make an ebook reading robot with the BrickPi.  We use the BrickPi to control the LEGO  page turner, a RaspberryPi ...