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Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

Authors: Rollins, Mark

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  • Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 shows you how to create new fun and fantastic creations. Learn how to program the new EV3 brick and make robotic arms and walking bots.

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About this book

Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 shows you how to create new fun and fantastic creations with the new EV3 programmable brick along with other new EV3 pieces and features. You'll learn the language of the EV3 brick, and then go on to create a variety of programmable vehicles using MINDSTORMS and Technic parts. You'll then move into creating robot parts, including robotic arms. You'll even learn how to make different types of MINDSTORMS walkers. Finally, you'll learn how to incorporate light and sound into your amazing EV3 creations.

Whether you're a MINDSTORMS enthusiast wanting to know more about EV3, a robotics competitor, or just a LEGO fan who wants to learn all about what EV3 can do, Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 will give you the knowledge you need.

Note: the printed book is in black and white. The Kindle and ebook versions are in color (black and white on black and white Kindles).

About the authors

Mark Rollins is a freelance technical writer, focused on today's most interesting technologies, especially Android. He has a degree in English. For more, visit writermarkrollins.blogspot.com.

Table of contents (8 chapters)

  • What’s New with LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 1-27

  • Programming with the EV3 Language

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 29-83

  • Creating a LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Vehicle

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 85-108

  • Creating Visuals, Making Sounds, and Using Data on the EV3 Brick

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 109-140

  • Data Logging and Advanced Programming Blocks

    Rollins, Mark

    Pages 141-158

Buy this book

eBook $29.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-6437-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Softcover $39.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4302-6436-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Beginning LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Apress
Copyright Holder
Mark Rollins
eBook ISBN
978-1-4302-6437-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4302-6437-8
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4302-6436-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XVII, 280
Number of Illustrations and Tables
346 b/w illustrations
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