If you or someone close to you has ever imagined controlling the Curiosity Rover on Mars, you’ll be excited to hear about the new Jade Robot™ from Mimetics™ Digital Education. Mimetics is a Canadian tech start-up that has developed their robot based on workshops with over 14,000 youth and 200 teachers.
Just in time for holiday giving and packed with features that you would normally only find in robots costings $1,000’s, Jade comes fully-assembled with its own working spectrometer. Jade was recently featured on Discovery Channel's Daily Planet.
Mimetic’s chief designer, Myke Predko, has over 25 years of robotic design & technology experience and he’s created Jade to be incredibly versatile. It’s easily programmed by beginners, while its powerful 32-bit Processor allows more experienced users to develop highly-customized functions. Features include; intuitive, on-board programming, built-in Bluetooth® as well as PC-based programming, USB interface with the options of adding a colour camera and gripper.
Mimetics first-run of the Jade Robot™ is limited to only 400 units, so if you’re looking for a gift that’s truly unique for that budding Roboticist in your life, you better act quickly. Mimetics is also offering the Jade, which will regularly sell at $349, for a special pre-Christmas price of $299.
The Jade Robot™ recently premiered at “Robots Rule”, the largest public robotics enthusiast event in Canada, which was held at the Ontario Science Centre.
For more information visit mimetics.ca