Archive for date: March 27, 2005

Brainwagon Radio: Robogames 2005 and the ATI X700 Pro

March 27, 2005 | Brainwagon Radio, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

I haven’t gotten a lot done this afternoon, but I did record a podcast which described some of the fun we had at Robogames 2005 (check yesterdays blog entry for pictures) and a brief description of my new graphics card: an ATI X700 Pro which replaces the old X300 SE card in my Windows Media […]

M-Tran self-reconfigurable modular robot

March 27, 2005 | Robotics | By: Mark VandeWettering

Keeping with today’s theme of robotics, here is a cool reconfigurable robot that I found courtesy of Engadget. It’s a cool bot, constructed from a large number of identical modules which can connect to one another and provide a wide varity of mobility options.

Robogames 2005

March 27, 2005 | My Photos, Robotics | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, just got back from a day of watching robot combat at the Robogames competition in at San Francisco State. It continues tomorrow. You can look at my gallery of photos, and maybe even watch a Quicktime of a poor Robosapien competing in an event. More coverage on Slashdot. Even more photos, courtesy of Thomas […]