Why should you choose LEGO Robotics over other robotics platforms? LEGO has years of experience creating building kits for every age, interest, and skill level, and all that experience has gone into creating LEGO Mindstorms. The building instructions are excellent, detailed, and complete, a hallmark of the LEGO building system. For more creative makers, there is plenty of room for building your own designs and expanding the robots and machines. Finally, the programming platform is easily accessible and user-friendly and slowly introduces kids to its unique programming language. The programming software is available for a huge variety of devices, from Mac and PC to tablets.
Commenting on the financial result, LEGO Group President and CEO JørgenVig Knudstorp says: “It is our ambition to reach many more children all over the world with fun and creative LEGO experiences and it is exciting for all of us to see that our products are loved and cherished by children globally. Maintaining double-digit growth year on year through more than a decade is a testament to the never ending possibilities that children find in LEGO play, and the result of the hard work of more than 18,000 LEGO colleagues around the world.“
Via , Ben Anderson collaborated with a young student named Morgan Spence to create a LEGO proposal for Anderson’s girlfriend, Kirsten Dally. Now, clearly most of the work was done by Spence, who has already made a name for himself as a LEGO filmmaker on . Spence took two months to create the stop-motion animated video, which included custom LEGO figures for both Anderson and Dally. Anderson contributed the voiceover for his LEGO avatar and shared the romantic and intimate moments from his relationship with Dally, which were immortalized in the short.
Within 20 minutes, people shared pictures of George in Rome, in Spain, in front of the Hollywood sign in Los Angeles, at the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, and in Hawaii. One bridesmaid brought George to her friend's wedding, prompting someone else to create a LEGO bride for George. Then George's LEGO ex-girlfriend showed up, even though George's bride was by this point visibly pregnant.