Mistery Signals (episode 1, part 1): LEGO + Arduino Robotics

This is the first episode of an unusual series of educational video lessons about robotics by Mark Drobnych. You will see how to build the Morse machine using afordable Arduino microcontrollers quickly and with a lot of fun. This episode does not require any prior knowledge in Electronics, Programming and Physics. If you you have[…]


Fire Aware Home Robot

We have to make ELFi and all Home Robots a Fire Aware robots. How to modify robot’s behavior? Phase 0. Before fire. (current prototype) *Collect facts for its AI to be critical to defend people during fire *Collect perception data to recognize Fire itself if Fire Alarm system is broken or not yet detected Fire[…]


Software Platform For Personal Intelligent Robots

There is technological/finance gap between intelligent robots able to talk and single­purpose hobby­style creatures made of affordable robot building sets (Lego, MakeBlock, Tetrix, Arduino etc.). It’s still a science fiction scenario when some kid can build a robot, turn it on and start talking, assigning some real­world tasks which need some decision making. What I[…]


ELFi Robotics was on WRO2015 in QATAR!!!

Mark and ELFi were guests of World Robotic Olympiad 2015 in Doha, capital of fabulous Qatar! ELFi is talking with kids. Most popular parts of presentation: fighting, dancing and “Toreador Mode”. Mark is SOOO proud to be in fantastic team of Mindstorms Experts who are: Marc-Andre Bazergui with his LEGO 3D Printer, legendary R2-D2 and EV3LIN:[…]

Logo Kickstarter

We’are on Kickstarter now!

We want to speed-up our movement to finalization of next-generation Robotics book and educational program for all kids and students interested in building of their own intelligent robots. This is program intended for STEM education groups, FLL teams and individuals learning robotics with popular Lego EV3 sets. This program opens door to professional software development,[…]