This may be one of the last articles of its kind. According to this year’s report by the Entertainment Software Association, females are almost as likely to play games as males. This year there was a 4% gap between males and females, while last year the difference was 10%. Next year we may see them completely balance out. You can see 2014 numbers and bunch of other interesting statistics here.
Make a robot friend with Adafruit’s CRICKIT – A Creative Robotics & Interactive Construction Kit. It’s an add-on to our popular Circuit Playground Express, FEATHER and other platforms to make and program robots with CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. Start controlling motors, servos, solenoids. You also get signal pins, capacitive touch sensors, a NeoPixel driver and amplified speaker output. It complements & extends your boards so you can still use all the goodies on the microcontroller, now you have a robotics playground as well.