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Makeblock

Makeblock is an open source construction platform to turn ideas into products. Read more

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Founder & CEO

Jasen Wang

CEO Approval Rating

65/100

Founded:

2011

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DFRobot is one of Makeblock's top rivals. DFRobot was founded in Kerry Pudong Shanghai, Shanxi Province} in 2008. DFRobot is in the Electrical & Electronics goods industry. Compared to Makeblock, DFRobot generates $6.8M less revenue.

SparkFun is Makeblock's #2 competitor. SparkFun was founded in 2003, and is headquartered in Niwot, Colorado. SparkFun competes in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment industry. SparkFun generates $5.4M more revenue vs. Makeblock.

Pololu Corporation is a top competitor of Makeblock. Pololu Corporation's headquarters is in Las Vegas, Nevada, and was founded in 2000. Pololu Corporation operates in the Computers, Peripherals, Networking and Electronic Equipment industry. Pololu Corporation generates 15% of Makeblock's revenue.

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Makeblock Acquisitions

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Makeblock Funding History

Since Makeblock was founded in 2011, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Makeblock has raised $285.5K. Makeblock's funding round was on May 2015 for a total of $285.5K

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Since Makeblock was founded in 2011, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Makeblock has raised $285.5K. Makeblock's funding round was on May 2015 for a total of $285.5K

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Makeblock News

March 30, 2016Digital Media Wire

A dancing, laser beam-shooting robot aspires to teach kids how to code

Mashable reports, "The coding toy from Shenzhen-based startup Makeblock is just the latest on the edu... See more »
March 29, 2016AZoRobotics

New Self-Balancing Robot Teaches Coding to Kids and Adults

Codeybot is an exciting two-wheel self-balancing robot that teaches the fundamentals of coding in a f... See more »
September 22, 2015ENGADGET

Grab this Arduino starter kit from Makeblock for 46 percent off

Open-source platforms like Arduino have considerably lowered the barrier of entry for robotics, but i... See more »
September 16, 2015TALKANDROID

[TA Deals] Get the Makeblock Arduino Starter Robot Kit for 46% off!

If you're wanting to see what robotics is like, we've got the perfect deal for you this week! The Mak... See more »
September 8, 2015ANDROID COMMUNITY

Get the ball rolling with Makeblock Arduino Starter Robot Kit [DEALS]

Ever fancied yourself to be a robot maker but never really had the resources, or the cash, to fulfill... See more »
April 10, 2015KIOSKEA

mBot Teaches Kids Programming, Robotics

A new Kickstarter campaign is funding mBot, a teaching robot for kids. The mBot Kickstarter was launc... See more »

Makeblock Press Releases

Makeblock Videos

July 31, 2020Makeblock Youtube Channel

"Laserbox case assembly: F14 Plane" on YOUTUBE

July 16, 2020Makeblock Youtube Channel

"Laserbox Bring Sketch to Life" on YOUTUBE

May 22, 2020Makeblock Youtube Channel

"Laserbox case assembly: Sleigh" on YOUTUBE

May 15, 2020Makeblock Youtube Channel

"Laserbox case assembly: Tricycle" on YOUTUBE

April 28, 2020Makeblock Youtube Channel

"Laserbox assembly case: Velociraptor" on YOUTUBE

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Makeblock Headquarters

Building C3, Floor 4th, Zhiyuan Xili,Nanshan District

Shenzhen, Other518057

86-075-586-501-196

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Makeblock is an open source construction platform to turn ideas into products. Makeblock was founded in 2011. Makeblock's headquarters is located in Shenzhen, Other, CN 518057. It has raised 285.5K in 1 round. The latest round was in May 2015. Makebl...

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Makeblock's Founder & CEO, Jasen Wang, currently has an approval rating of 65%. Makeblock's primary competitors are DFRobot, SparkFun & Pololu Corporation.

Frequently Asked Questions about Makeblock

  1. When was Makeblock founded?

    Makeblock was founded in 2011
  2. Who is Makeblock's CEO?

    Makeblock's CEO is Jasen Wang
  3. How much revenue does Makeblock generate?

    Makeblock generates $19.7M in revenue
  4. How much funding does Makeblock have?

    Makeblock has historically raised $285.5K in funding
  1. Where is Makeblock's headquarters?

    Makeblock's headquarters is in Shenzhen Other, CN
  2. How many employees does Makeblock have?

    Makeblock has 348 employees
  3. What sector does Makeblock operate in?

    Makeblock is in Open Source
  4. Who are Makeblock's competitors?

    Makeblock's top competitors are DFRobot, SparkFun, Pololu Corporation