Archive for category: NXT-G

  • NXT-G 2.0 available for download from LEGO

    NXT-G 2.0 available for download from LEGO

    NXT-G October 2, 2011 20:11 66 comments

    If you have an NXT set but have lost your CD, you can now legally download a copy of the ISO image of NXT-G 2.0 (retail, not edu) from the LEGO website.  Why this is only available now and not earlier is a mystery to me but it’s here now […]

     
  • New Beta NXT-G Blocks from HiTechnic

    New Beta NXT-G Blocks from HiTechnic

    NXT-G June 15, 2011 06:31 3 comments

    I may not be much of an NXT-G programmer but I can spot a good thing when I see it.  Gus over at HiTechnic has been a very busy man. Last time he brought us the really awesome PID motor block but this time he went the extra mile and […]

     
  • RS485 on NXT-G? Sure We Can!

    RS485 on NXT-G? Sure We Can!

    NXT-G, Sensors February 28, 2011 08:08 11 comments

    Give it up for my main man Andy Milluzzi who, with some help from John Hansen, created the world’s first NXT-G block that leverages the NXT’s RS485 communication abilities! Well done. What does that mean?  Well now you can connect two bricks, back-to-back with a cable connected between their S4 […]