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Kano's next learn-to-code kit is a build-it-yourself laptop

Kano's next learn-to-code kit is a build-it-yourself laptop
From TechCrunch - September 26, 2017

London-based Kano has another code kit in the works to add to its STEM targeting gamified educational line of build-it-yourself kids products ahead of the present-buying holiday season.

The kit is being priced at $249.99/229.99, and is up for pre-order from todaythrough theKanowebsite and via select retailers and e-tailerswith shipping due to start onNovember 1.

The Computer Kit Complete takes the next obvious step of combining two prior Kano products: itsoriginal (screenless) Kano computer kit and the expansion Screen Kitthat followed, in a new all-in-one computer kit Kano its billing as a laptop.

First, you assemble your own laptop with a step-by-step storybook, learning how batteries, sensors, speakers, and USB boards work. Then you begin making art, games and apps in real programming languages like Javascript and Python, leveling up slowly from blocks to typed text, it writes of the new product.

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