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  • So What Kind of Project Does My Child Make at Camp?

    You’re a smart parent—you know tech camp is one of the best ways to keep your child engaged over the summer. But maybe you still have some questions (102 questions? Only 15?). Or maybe there’s just one question left you really want to know: what will my child really be making at camp? It’s one [...]

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  • Computer Programming and Robotics for Kids – Hiring Demand Grows 44 Percent

    Being around programming, development, and design on a daily basis makes it easy to believe that the demand for tech skills is on the rise.  But, it’s always nice to see it validated in print as well. According to WANTED Analytics, jobs requiring robotics skills greatly increased in January 2012, as corporate recruiters and staffing [...]

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  • 12 Awesome Benefits to Robots Taking over the World

    I have scolded myself for not talking about robots enough at all. I have a gig writing for a blog that allows me to write about basically whatever I choose and I somehow, entry after entry, neglect robots. Citizens of the Interwebs, this trend is going to change and it will change today! From this day [...]

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  • Half of a human – new robot legs walk on their own, sans power.

    No power supply, motor, or on/off switch – this is literally an unstoppable robot designed to wander earth one aluminum step at a time. Ok, it’s not that dramatic, as the passive robot legs developed by a research team at the Nagoya Institute of Technology still need some work before they serve a practical purpose.  [...]

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  • Robotics: Not Just For Boys

    I'm spending this weekend at Hilltop High School in Chula Vista, California, for the final round of qualification in the VEX Robotics "Elevation" tournament.  (For a quick rundown on the rules, keep reading.) iD Tech Camps gave away a scholarship to the "Excellence" award winning team - Team Spyder from Poway High School! The winning [...]

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