Testing EV3 Sensors with the BrickPi

Testing EV3 Sensors with the BrickPi
Beta Testing EV3 Sensors with BrickPi One of the projects we’re in the process of testing: an update to the BrickPi Firmware.  The original BrickPi firmware only works with NXT sensors.  We recently updated the firmware to accommodate EV3 sensors.  The firmware is still in Beta, but we’re inviting everyone to come try it out and ...

Announcing our new website and blog!

Announcing our new website and blog!
We’ve been busy with a bunch of projects this summer.  The Model B+ was just released and we’ve been checking that all of our Raspberry Pi Products work with the new hardware.  We’re almost done with the GoPiGo manufacturing and will be shipping these Raspberry Pi Robots on time.  We have a few new products we’re working hard ...

Connecting the Arduino and EV3 1

Connecting the Arduino and EV3
With a few months of EV3 under our belt, we thought we would share some of what we learned about connecting the EV3 with the Arduino.  The Arduino is a fantastic system for tinkering with electronics.  We hope this tutorial will be useful for folks that are trying to take the EV3 a little further ...

Arduberry Kickstarter Has Shipped!

Arduberry Kickstarter Has Shipped!
We finished up our Arduberry Kickstarter, shipping the final backers this week.  We are now shipping Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

BrickPi Video Streaming Robot

BrickPi Video Streaming Robot
Arthur Allshire has posted an instructional video on how to build a LEGO robot and control it remotely with a Raspberry Pi Camera. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

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