OddBot (Russell) sent me a DAGU Playful Puppy Robot kit to check out. This little guy is really neat.
This new drone can flip in the blink of an eye and transmits in HD video. It was just announced at the Consumer Electronics Show.
Could this be Frits next toy?
Frits has partnered with MAKE to present this video blog of the coolest things happening on LMR.
Check back on this forum post for new episodes as they air.
Here the YouTube Playlist:
Today I was trying to help someone out with troubleshooting a circuit and I suggested the make a quick logic probe. I just had him use an LED with a series resistor connected to ground, and then probe around with the other end of the LED.
Matt Richardson of MAKE Magazine posted this video on how to flash an 8-pin micro with Arduino code. It is based on work done by the MIT High-Low Tech lab.
If you like using the Picaxe 08m for small project, but would prefer to stay Arduino compatible, this may be a good approach for you.
Here's another open Instructables contest. Make it stick.
Post your entries below in the comments.
There are at least a couple of LMRians in the contest. See all entries at:
The prizes on this one are really nice, including a laser cutter for the grand prize. The contest is open to US and Canadian residents (except Quebec).
Post a comment below if you are in the contest and want some votes.