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Lego releases source code for Mindstorms EV3

Lego's Mindstorm EV3 controller brick sees its source code released and uploaded onto Github

Charles Gantt | Aug 7, 2013 at 05:05 pm CDT (0 mins, 27 secs reading time)

Today, the source code for the new Lego Mindstorms microcontroller brick was released. This little controller box features an ARM9-based microcontroller that runs a flavor of Linux. The EV3 Mindstorms line features Lego compatible motors, touch sensors, color printers, IR sensors, as well as IR remotes.

Lego releases source code for Mindstorms EV3 | TweakTown.com

The source code has been uploaded to GitHub and those interested can head over to Source #2 to clone the repository for themselves. The linked Source #1 will contain all the information you need to get started hacking your own projects using Lego's Mindstorm EV3 controller.

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A web developer by day, Charles comes to TweakTown after a short break from the Tech Journalism world. Formerly the Editor in Chief at TheBestCaseScenario, he now writes Maker and DIY content. Charles is a self proclaimed Maker of Things and is a major supporter of the Maker movement. In his free time, Charles likes to build just about anything, with past projects ranging from custom PC cooling control systems to 3D printers. Other expensive addictions include Photography, Astronomy and Home Automation.

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