cool toys / by brent

The last few weeks I've wanted more and more to have the free time of a teenager. There are lots of toys out there right now:

There's an open hardware/microcontroller platform:

An open programming language with an art bent:

An open mote platform:

Swarm robots: ($800): ($200):

iRobot opened up their platform:

Open humanoid robot:

An open mobile platform: