• 6 Axis Open Source Robot: AR2 Hits Kickstarter

    The AR2 6-axis robot is an open source robot platform powered by an Arduino microcontroller. It can currently be 3D printed and build from low cost off the shelf components from online stores such as Amazon, McMaster...

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  • DIY an Arduino-Powered Robotic Vacuum Cleaner

    How many of you have a Roomba Vacuum Cleaner at home? I always wanted one of these, but I never bought it. Maybe now I have another option…I can build it! The maker theking3737 created his own...

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  • BeagleWire: Fully Open ICE40 FPGA BeagleBone Cape for the BeagleBone Black

    QWERTY Embedded Design has gone to Crowd Supply to help seek funds for its open source, Lattice iCE40HX-4k driven BeagleWire FPGA development cape for the BeagleBone Black. The cape’s relatively simple, low-end Lattice iCE40HX FPGA is a...

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  • Opencat: the Cute Little Programmable Cat

    OpenCat is a project to build a robot cat and is an interesting project that demonstrates how much you can do with not a great deal. This project has been created to provide a robot suitable for...

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  • Raspberry Pi Zero Drives a Remote Controlled Truck!

    Raspberry Pi enthusiasts may be interested in a new mini robot created by Omkar Joglekar. A Raspberry Pi Zero has been used to create a tiny remote controlled truck. Omkar has used a wireless dongle to add connectivity to...

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  • My best friend is a robot!

    Buddy is a great companion that connects, protects, and interacts with each member of your family. It is full of personality and reacts to his environment through a range of expressions that allow him to better engage...

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  • DIY 6WD All Terrain Robot

    “I decided to build a bigger robot that will easily overcome various obstacles on its way and will be able to move with a load of at least a dozen kilos. I also assumed that the robot...

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  • SMARS: Make it Simple and Modular!

    SMARS acronym of “Screwless/Screwed Modular Robotic System” is a simple robot designed to the educational field. This robot is composed by a reduced number of components and it can be mounted without screws and without soldering any...

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  • PiCar-S Lets You Make Your Own Racing Robot

    The SunFounder PiCar-S Raspberry Pi supplies a complete arsenal of tools to create your own four-wheeler. Whether you’re a total robotics newbie or just want something new to tinker with, this PiCar-S set is a fun and engaging way...

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  • Today is “The Day”: Maker Faire Rome Starts Today!

    Today finally starts the European Edition of Maker Faire. Until 3rd December Maker Faire Rome offers a huge schedule where you can find workshops, performance, talks and events dedicated to kids and adults. To participate you have...

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  • Come and Visit Maker Faire Rome 2017 on December 1st-3rd

    Maker Faire Rome 2017 is coming, only a few weeks before the start of the 5th Edition of this amazing event. Maker Faire Rome is the fair where you can see with your own eyes the digital...

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  • Are You in Trouble with Rubik’s Cube? This Robot is the Solution!

    If you have a Rubik’s Cube but you never could solve it, with this nice 3d printed robot now you have the chance to do it! This 3D-printed Raspberry Pi-powered Rubik’s Cube solving robot has everything any...

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  • Maker Faire Rome 1>3 December: Circle the date on the calendar!

    The fifth edition of Maker Faire The European Edition will start the first of December at Fiera di Roma. Here you can find how to get there. Remember to subscribe Maker Faire’s newsletter for news, updates and...

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  • DIY a Full-Size 3D Printed Humanoid Robot

    John Choi, founder of advanced robotics startup Choitek and Carnegie Mellon University Computer Science and Arts major, recently released a nearly 100-page Instructable on how to build a full-size, 3D printed humanoid robot that he’s dubbed ASPIR, for Autonomous Support and Positive Inspiration...

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  • Maker Faire Rome: Call For Schools – Deadline Extended To Oct. 28

    What are you waiting for? The Call for Schools is open! Send us your proposal UNTIL OCT 28 !  Bring your project, we’ll take care of everything else! We’ll give you a table and chairs in one of the Faire’s...

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  • Maker Faire Rome 2017: Are You Ready?

    Are You ready for the European Edition 2017? If you are a college student you’ll be happy to know that “Call for Universities and Research Institutes” is open until OCTOBER 15 TH “Bring your project, together we...

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  • Aposema: Amazing 3D Printed Mask that Reacts to your Emotions

    Soft robotics is a new area for many people. The idea of making soft robots out of soft parts could potentially bring about an entirely new way of constructing robots. Aposema is a 3D printed soft robotics...

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  • Maker Faire Rome: Call For Makers extended to Oct. 8

    Just 2 weeks ago we spoke about the extended deadline to October 1. But it’s not enough, because we’re getting some breaking news out of Maker Faire Rome website: Call For Maker deadline has been extended to October...

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