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ChartaCloud ROBOTTECA Announces ERM's BLOCKLY Software Application for NAO Robot Behavior



(MENAFN - PRLog) New Software to Debut at the 2018 NAO Robot User and Developer Congress Spread the Word
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EXETER, N.H. - Nov. 7, 2018 - PRLog -- ChartaCloud ROBOTTECA today announced the availability of the new BLOCKLY software development application for programming behaviors for the NAO humanoid robot. The NAO robot a product of SoftBank Robotics is in use in over 50 countries speaking 19 languages. The new application called askNAO BLOCKLY, was developed by ERM Robotique of Carpentras, France and will be formally introduced in the U.S. and Canadian markets at the Third Annual 2018 NAO Robot User and Developer Congress being held in Boston, Massachusetts, November 1-3, 2018. Blockly utilizes visual object 'blocks' that are linked together to make writing software easier and generate PYTHON code which is popular with NAO users and developers. A major feature of askNAO BLOCKLY is its capacity to enable robot-user interactions/dialogues via a tablet interface.

"BLOCKLY first introduced in 2012 is very popular among users and developer of LEGO robot kits and systems. This introduction of askNAO BLOCKLY we believe creates a natural path for LEGO users who as they progress in knowledge, age and experience want to advance to more sophisticated humanoid robotic platforms such as the NAO robot," said Mike Radice, chairman of ChartaCloud's technology advisory board.

About ChartaCloud ROBOTTECA

ChartaCloud | ROBOTTECA provides social, collaborative and tele-presence robots, robot behavior software and pre-configured robot deployments. ROBOTTECA specializes in the sale, support and deployment of the NAO robot, a product of SoftBank Robotics, for use case solutions in pediatric health care, autism intervention therapies, STEM educational curricula, senior care social engagement in skilled nursing facilities, public library 'makerspace' learning initiatives, retail/hospitality consumer engagement and tradeshow and customer education center presentations. ROBOTTECA is the world's leading provider of advanced software for programming the NAO robot. Additional information can be found at www.robotteca.com .

About ERM Robotique

ERM Robotique is a business unit of ERM Automatismes Industriels headquartered in Carpentras, France. ERM is a market leader in didactic solutions for technological training. ERM, under its brand name ERM Robotique, has developed a range of robotic and mechatronic solutions for industry, drones and services including: modular or customized industrial robotic units, components for industrial robotic and mechatronic projects (motor control, bushless motors), mechatronic components and accessories for drones and robotic solutions for training in robotic technologies, robot-assisted courses. Additional information can be found at: https://www.erm-Contact
Michael Radice
ChartaCloud Robotics
***@chartacloud.com

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ChartaCloud ROBOTTECA Announces ERM's BLOCKLY Software Application for NAO Robot Behavior

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