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The creators of the "Lego" video games are building their own rendition of a toys-to-life franchise.
A study carried out by the University of Derby has found that LEGO plays a vital role in the development of maths skills in children.
Ludovico Cademartiri had what seemed like an impossibly demanding list of requirements for his lab equipment.
On the heels of success with "The Lego Movie," the Danish toy company is giving kids a chance to put their own blocks on the screen, with a new product line that copies their creations into phone and tablet games.
Ayah Bdeir is out to make creating Internet Age gadgets as fun and easy as playing with LEGO blocks.
With record sales and a hit movie expected to propel them further, Lego could be expected to bask in its successful turnaround, but the Danish maker of colourful toy blocks is pressing ahead to face the challenges of globalisation.
Google on Tuesday began letting Lego lovers build with virtual color blocks in its Chrome web browser and then give creations homes in online maps of the real world.