LEGO is no stranger to innovative, tech-first solutions for kids, but this one takes the proverbial cake. LEGO Boost is a platform that allows kids to build practically anything and program it using an iPad app.
While Boost is not the first solution of this kinds — Sphero and others have been at it for years now — LEGO is certainly the most popular brand to do so. From robots to guitars to buildings that move, LEGO Boost uses a central Hub, plus programmable motors and various sensors, to make what's built do whatever the app tells it to do. From the website:
It's only coming in August 2017, but Boost is already shaping up to one of the most exciting kids-related announcements of the year!
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