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Tap and Go: Kids Code Plobot With Cards

Tap and Go: Kids Code Plobot With Cards

The new Arduino-based Plobot has a unique way of introducing kids to coding robots. Kids simply tap command cards against Plobot's head to automatically create a program the robot follows.

DeepDrumpf Twitterbot ‘Running for President’

DeepDrumpf Twitterbot ‘Running for President’

MIT's DeepDrumpf Twitterbot announced its presidential campaign on Monday. And all of the money it raises will go to "Girls Who Code," a non-profit organization focused on closing the gender gap in the tech industry by teaching girls STEM skills.

AI Helps Sports Fans Find Shortest Concession Lines

AI Helps Sports Fans Find Shortest Concession Lines

WaitTime's system takes pictures of an arena's concession lines 10 times per second to calculate queuing times, order completion times and the number of people who got out of line because they didn't want to wait any longer.