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If you are the owner of a LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT set and have an Android smartphone and you want to have some fun with your robots, now you have the possibility with MINDdroid – for free!


Lego announce the launch of the MINDdroid application for ALL Android phone (1.6 or higher), that will allow you to get instant access and control to your NXT robot, and give the ability to control using the phones motion sensors by the flick of your wrist!

The MINDdroid app, is a remote-control application that allows you to create a wireless connection directly with your NXT. Once you have a connection established, you can tilt and turn your phone to make the robot move forward, turn to the sides, and by pressing an action button on the phone’s screen, activate the Action motor. According to Lego; if you have a Shooter-bot or other robot using two motors for motion and have a spare motor for actions, you are in for a lot of fun!

The source code for The source code for MINDdroid is released under the GPL v3 license and it is freely downloadable here:

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