LEGONXT, Windows 8 and Bluetooth: a How-to
Avg Rating: 0Today's Hardware Friday is a simple how-to from Bruno Capuano, but one that might come in handy if Santa brought you a Windows 8 PC and/or LEGONXT... [#WINDOWS8] HowTo: Connect the LEGONXT with Bluetooth in Windows 8Buenas, Today is a review to show how simple that is “connect” via BlueTooth our…
LEGO, IR and Netduino?
Avg Rating: 5(2)Today's Hardware Friday post takes three of our favorite hardware things and show us how we can make them work together. Really, what's more more fun then a series that helps us build hardware and write code that let's Netduino, the .Net Micro Framework talk to LEGOs! Using netduino and .NET…
Intel Projects a Whole New World for Childs Play
Avg Rating: 0Kinect for Xbox 360 has certainly brought a new dimension to gameplay, courtesy of its 3D camera and audio sensors, but a new research project from Intel aims to do the same for younger children. Researchers at the company, alongside staff at the University of Washington are using 3D cameras and…
WomenBuild with LEGO at MSDN Developer Conferences
Avg Rating: 5(3)Asli Bilgin sits down with Stephen Forte, chief strategy officer of Telerik, to discuss the excitement revolving around the upcoming MSDN Developer Conferences. They are particularly enthused about WomenBuild Lego Seriousplay- an event within the conference that combines personal…
WomenBuild... inspiring career paths in technology
Avg Rating: 0Last week at PDC I made it a point to swing by the WomenBuild networking event. The idea was to give groups of individuals (not necessarily solely women) LEGO® Bricks to build with as part of the LEGO® Serious Play Program (LSP). The goal was to incorporate the hands on process with…
Lego at 50 is saving my childhood.
Avg Rating: 0LEGO saved my childhood. A childhood geek deprived of computers, D&D and other geekdom in country South Australia. However, my parents did over supply me with Lego. Lego is more than a set of training tools for future 3D maths wizards and engineers. The blocks are unique units of imagination.…
Tips and Tricks for Lego Mindstorms Programming
Avg Rating: 0Get up and running quickly with LEGO Mindstorms on your PC and to take best advantage of the .NET power now available for it. This article shows you some of the quirks and pitfalls of setting up your system and acquaints you with the challenges of programming using the…
Introduction to Programming Lego Mindstorms
Avg Rating: 0Get started programming LEGO MINDSTORMS with this article that shows you how to get set up and introduces the key components you need to program LEGO MINDSTORMS with Visual Studio Express. SharpLogic Software SharpLogic Software Difficulty: Intermediate Time Required: 1-3 hours Cost:…