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Wiring Up TROBO to Text Mommy (using Amazon IOT Dash Button and AWS Lambda)

Chris and TROBO show you the basics of how to setup an Amazon Dash IoT button from scratch. We program it to send mommy and daddy text messages from TROBO. We touch on Amazon Lambda services, which the Amazon Dash uses to wirelessly make things happen. If you just want to see the fun results where TROBO sends the message, fast forward to about 12min 30sec.  If you want to see how the magic of IoT works for Amazon, enjoy the entire video. - TROBO

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TROBO meets Kidpreneurs at Inaugural Orlando Children’s Business Fair

TROBO helped to judge a new business competition at Orlando Children’s Business Fair at the Orange County Public Libary(@OCLSlibrary).  We met with 20+ child entrepreneurs, aged 6 to early teenage.  We were delighted at the level of savvy these young entrepreneurs demonstrated.  We were told the library provides a summer training course on the basics of business, which includes introductions to microsoft office (powerpoint, excel,...), making a business card, properly pricing your products, selling in a booth, etc....   The first hour was a trade show experience, where they could sell their products and services.  The second hour was judging, on three categories (best presentation, most creative business idea, and most likely to succeed).   This was the first foray for many of these...

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TROBO's Cool Machines!

Take an Engineering-inspired tour of fourteen machines! Join TROBO to see how cool machines like jet packs, dirt bikes, hang gliders, elevators, and more work!   Download now! Screenshots:   Download now!

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