Archive for date: June 10, 2011

Gameduino Programming Examples?

June 10, 2011 | Arduino, Gameduino | By: Mark VandeWettering

I am going to be trying to post some code examples and demos using the Gameduino over the next few weeks. I have an idea for a crazy little demo project that I should be able to hack together in a few hours. I’m curious though: who else has got one, and what are you […]

Seeed Studio carries the Gameduino!

June 10, 2011 | Arduino, Gameduino | By: Mark VandeWettering

Awesome. I’ve been having fun with my Gameduino for the couple of days I’ve had it, so I’m glad to see that Seeed Studio has picked them up to offer for sale. The cost is $53, which is identical to the price of the original Kickstarter offering. No need to kick yourself for missing out: […]

Cheap ($15) ($14) Robot Swarm developed at Harvard

June 10, 2011 | Robotics | By: Mark VandeWettering

I initially overcharged my readers by $1, corrected. Just a cool link to the Kilobot project: an inexpensive platform for exploring cooperative robot swarms. The robots themselves are rather like Bristlebots: they use a pair of vibration motors which bounce the robot on rigid legs, allowing them to turn and move over smooth surfaces. They […]