Lego Mindstorms EV3 hands-on: an incredible toy right out of the box (video)
Lego Mindstorms build-your-own-robot kits have been with us since 1998, back when programming them required a computer with a serial port. The new Linux-based Lego Mindstorms EV3, however, doesn’t even need a computer: you can set up basic routines right on the programmable Lego brick itself, and remote control a robot from an Android or iOS smartphone.
  • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T4i
  • Aperture: f/4
  • Exposure: 1/50th
  • Focal Length: 28mm

Lego Mindstorms EV3 hands-on: an incredible toy right out of the box (video)

Lego Mindstorms build-your-own-robot kits have been with us since 1998, back when programming them required a computer with a serial port. The new Linux-based Lego Mindstorms EV3, however, doesn’t even need a computer: you can set up basic routines right on the programmable Lego brick itself, and remote control a robot from an Android or iOS smartphone.