Coding Toys

  • Cozmo Limited Edition - Liquid Metal Finish

    Anki Cozmo Collector’s Edition

    June 6, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Anki announced a special version of their cute little pet robot. Cozmo is now available in a limited collector’s edition, sporting a Liquid Metal finish.  The original Cozmo, white with black accents, came out last fall and is quite the little robot. I personally do not own one, but it has been on my wishlist for a while and now I want one even more! Here’s a look at the new Cozmo Collector’s Edition   Some people do not like the new colors, but I personally think they [...]
  • Watch Out - Fake Piper computer kits on Ebay

    Watch out: Fake Piper Computer Kits

    May 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

    One of the most awesome build-your-own computer kits for kids, the Piper Computer kit, has been very successful, and for good reasons. The kits have been used by schools, parents and coding clubs all over the world, to teach kids basics of electronics, computer design and coding. In case you are not familiar with the product, here’s a short intro video by the company: The Piper Computer kit is so successful, in fact, that it apparently pays off to counterfeit the kits and sell them on [...]
  • DFRobot BOSON Kit

    May 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

    Several weeks ago DFRobot launched their Kickstarter campaign for the BOSON Kit, a coding-free set of modular electronic building blocks designed for young inventors and teachers. As of 5/29/2017 the funding goal of roughly $37,000 has been reached so the this awesome looking kit is a go! What is the BOSON Kit? Per DFRobot’s marketing materials the kit … was designed as a hands-on tool for STEM education in the classroom and beyond, Boson Kit is compatible with Legos, magnets, [...]