Fab1 at Otley College 2013 big day out micromouse
By Derek Hall
Very first walking test on new carbon fiber chassis, gaits a bit wonky as I have the rear tarsus servo signs backwards. 18 mx-64t dynamixel, 2 mx-28t, arbotix robocontroller, 5.8ghz wireless video.
By Andrew Alter
At the opening of ROSCon 2013, Falkor Systems, Inc., the developers of the autonomous flying pet drone, and I Heart Engineering, TurtleBot manufacturer and open source robotics research center, will announce the merger of the two companies. The new company will build on both company's work in robotics to develop innovative robotics solutions using open source software and hardware technology.
Recently, consumer electronics have tended to be more about closing things down then opening them up, but New York-based Adafruit is working to help reverse that trend, and to make it so that people aren't afraid of what's inside their devices, and instead become more comfortable with electronics components and the concepts behind how gadgets actually work. Adafruit founder and CEO Limor Fried was on stage at TechCrunch Disrupt NY today, and talked about how her company is going about achieving that goal. Keep reading here: http://goo.gl/TTmIK Subscribe to TechCrunch Today: http://goo.gl/eg167 TechCrunch Disrupt is one of the most anticipated technology conferences of the year. From April 29th -- May 1st, TechCrunch TV will be airing exclusive coverage from Manhattan Center in NYC. Disrupt NY has an all new slate of outstanding startups, influential speakers, and celebrity guests. Click here to watch event highlights: http://goo.gl/lJnwu
Talk Demo by Limor Schweitzer, Robosavvy - Speaker of NEXT13
Introducing Buddy 4000 - your FUN robot! Buddy 4000 is a classy robot chassis designed to express robot emotions with an artistic flair. Available on the RoboBrrd.com Store now: http://robobrrd.com/store/product/buddy-4000-chassis Learn more about Buddy 4000: http://robobrrd.com/buddy4000 Buddy 4000 is Open Source Hardware, learn more here: http://robobrrd.com/oshw/buddy4000.php
By Erin RobotGrrl