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By & filed under Drone, Industry, Robotic News, Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.

Drones / UAVs are becoming very popular; the onboard flight controllers are increasingly intelligent and capable, prices for UAVs are dropping and people of all ages are becoming involved. Even small UAVs which fit in your hand can easily reach several hundred feet above the ground and the technology has quickly surpassed any regulations which […]

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FAA Model Aircraft

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By & filed under Arduino, Entertainment, Toys, Transport.

Each year, Make has an online summer camp covering many topics relevant for makers. This year’s Maker Camp in currently in full swing (July 7th-August 15th) and includes many interactive discussions on Google Hangout.   Last week’s theme was Science & Technology, and it covered electronics and robotics 3 out of the 5 days! Although […]

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Maker Camp

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By & filed under Domestic, RobotShop, Vacuum.

RobotShop has launched a new design for comparison tables to improve the user experience. This new design facilitates comparison between products. To name a few features: – On a single screen you can compare more products than before. The number of items you see is adjustable depending on the size of your screen. – The comparison […]

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By & filed under Entertainment, Lynxmotion.

Hi All, Yesterday one of our RobotShop Forum members “osfreak” posted a video of a Dell commercial which used Lynxmotion products. If you look closely starting at about 0.16s you can spot an SQ3 Quadruped walking Kit and parts included in the AL5 Robotic Arms. On top of that, you will see the Crazy2Fly Drone that takes-off in the room. […]

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By & filed under Lynxmotion, RobotShop, Schools & Curriculum.

Lynxmotion’s AL5D robot arm kit has been an integral part of Project Lead The Way’s (PLTW) Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM) curriculum, allowing the students to practice robot programming and assembly line design using an affordable hobby robot arm kit. RobotShop has been working with PLTW to release a new graphical interface control the Lynxmotion arm […]

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AL5D PLTW Kit

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By & filed under Drone, Lynxmotion.

  After being in the shadow of the VTail’s UAV platforms, the Crazy2Fly is ready to take the place it deserves. With its easier to understand (and set up) Quad X (or +) configuration, you will be in air in no time. As the video shows, this baby is more than capable when it comes […]

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C2FA1-KT - RB-Lyn-710

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By & filed under Industry, Wearable Technology.

  Even today’s young people have heard of Steve Austin, The Six Million Dollar Man, and his girlfriend, The Bionic Woman. After separate accidents, each of them was surgically repaired and enhanced by the government and they became secret agents. Steve Austin could run 60 miles per hour, had arms with the power of a […]

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Examples of Wearable Technology

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By & filed under RobotShop.

For the third year in a row, RobotShop is among the fastest growing companies in Canada, ranking 186th according to the 26th Annual PROFIT 500 ranking. In 2013, RobotShop was ranked 151st, while in 2012 we were ranked 63rd. As a comparison, Industry Canada reports there are around 1.1 million active businesses in Canada. Despite […]

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Profit 2014