Video: Robot basketball and a new generation of geeks

Washington FIRST Robotics is holding its annual regional competition at the Century Link Events Center in Seattle today and Saturday, and we got a chance to stop by the event yesterday afternoon to talk to the students in the pits and check out some of the practice rounds. Here are some of the video highlights… Read More


Check out this awesome basketball-shooting robot

Forget about “Linsanity.” Check out this sharpshooting basketball robot, created by students at Seattle’s Aviation High School.  The robot will be one of the entrants in the upcoming FIRST robotics competition, a regional competition taking place March 21 to March 24 at Seattle’s CenturyLink Field exhibition center. KING 5′s Christie Johnson reports: Previously on GeekWire: Geeks Who… Read More