The SPRK+ robot delivers hands-on learning and a vibrant community. The robot works together with the Sphero Edu app to provide scaffolded learning activities, lesson plans and games. The combination teaches children to code through drawing, blocks-based coding and JavaScript.

The SPRK+ robot is controllable through Bluetooth Smart over a 100ft range and can move at up to 4.5 mph, or 2m/s. It can be charged by inductive charging, which provides more than one hour of use on a full battery. New features can be added via app and firmware updates.

A special education pack is also available and includes a set of 12 robots is available for purchase by educational institutions.

More information

Related news

ABB will build $150m robot factory in China with a digital twin

New video looks at AI-based robots and emotional intelligence

RX65N MCUs now support DDS-XRCE for ROS 2

RS adds Seeed, Arduino and Bare Conductive products

If you enjoyed this article, you will like the following ones: don't miss them by subscribing to :    eeNews on Google News