Maker Carnival Shanghai
17-18 October 2015
In the morning of October 18th, Federico Musto, our CEO, made a speech at the Shanghai Maker Carnival. Talking about the releases of Arduino Uno Pro, Arduino M0 S, Arduino Leonardo XS, Arduino Uno XS as well as the robot set “Braccio“ and several new upgraded products.
In these new products, the upgraded Uno Pro is the new product for Chinese Makers through the cooperation with the world famous WiFi manufacture Espressif. It is embedded with WiFi and the Makers will be able to add the IoT features into their ideas through the latest Iot Function Library: Ciao. The Chinese version of Arduino Uno has also been released at the same time.
In Federico’s speech, he announced to establish the Arduino Foundation. He pointed out that the Foundation will be open to all, whether for individuals or companies. “We have high intentions to the free access to the knowledge. The aim of the Arduino Foundation is to make everyone able to develop their own technology and share in with the community to improve the individuals life“. The main 3 objects of the Foundation are: support software development, support hardware development and support maker/innovation education.
Check out some more pictures of the event here: