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DFRobot

Exhibit

DFRobot stands for Dream Factory of Robot and is one of the leading providers in robot sensors, microcontroller, and robot platforms. Our booth number is 545.


DIY Driverless Super RC Car

Presenter

Make your own hybrid RC car using a low cost DIY kit - can be used in the RC mode or in the "self driving" mode using ultrasonic sensors a micro-controller such as an Arduino or a Raspberry Pi.


Diyode Codeshield

Exhibit

The Diyode Codeshield, a better way to approach 'Intro to Arduino'


DJ Sures: EZ-Robot Visionary

Presenter

DJ Sures is a passionate Canadian Roboticist, CEO and Visionary. His career began many years ago as a software developer in robotics for the oil and gas industry. Eventually he found himself deep in low-level code working for network security companies and government agencies, unrelated to robotics. He continued to create robotics and A.I. research as a side business and personal interest. Recently he created the EZ-B Robot Controller and EZ-Builder Robot Control Software as his contribution to the robotics community.

Hosted by MAKE's Andrew Terranova.


Drone Dudes: Aerial Cinematography with Robots

Presenter

Based in Los Angeles, Drone Dudes is a unique collective of filmmakers, designers and flying robots. Specializing in live HD broadcasting and photographic/video capture via Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS). The have years of aerial experience behind the lens, featuring a strong cinema based background. They fly a range of HD cameras from lightweight GoPro's to a RED Epic or even a Phantom Miro! u200bListen to Andrew Petersen and Jeffrey Blank talk about the tools of their trade and watch them fly some of their drones.


Drone Dudes: Flying Robots & Filmmakers

Exhibit

Drone Dudes will be at the 2013 Maker Faire showcasing our feature aerial machine, the Octocopter. Stop by to meet the team and see the beast in action.


DroneGames

Exhibit

A NodeCopter programming competition powered by drones and JavaScript.


Electric Giraffe

Exhibit

What started out as a crazy idea to build an art car for Burning Man soon turned into something beyond imagination. Each purchase of a model or T-shirt helps to fund this project and keep the electric giraffe alive.


Electric Vehicle Entrepreneurs

Exhibit

EVs can go FASTER, FURTHER, LESS WEIGHT, and HIGHER UTILIZATION, using ALTERNATIVE MATERIALS, and RECAPTURED ENERGY. What's YOUR IDEA.


Electronics Factory

Exhibit

An open hardware, open software benchtop pick and place machine



FIRST LEGO League – Middle School Robotics

Exhibit

Learn and talk to youth teams demonstrate their LEGO Mindstormsnrobots solve the 2012 FIRST LEGO League game challenge called, "Senior Solution".


FIRST Tech Challenge – High School Robotics

Exhibit

2012 FTCquel for FIRST(R) Tech Challenge (FTC). Teams fromnNorCal & beyond will play the "Ring It Up" challenge. Demo 'bots will benavailable for you to take a turn at driving throughout the weekend.


FORTH for Arduino

Exhibit

Arduino kits are perfect platforms for the FORTH operating systems and FORTH programming language. We can teach it to novice in hours with this platform..


Fred the Dalek

Exhibit

Fred is a Dalek from the planet Skaro. Daleks are the arch-enemies of Doctor Who, the classic BBC science fiction series celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. Fred is home-built in 2011 using plans from projectdalek.com


Giant Cardboard Robots

Exhibit

We are Giant. We are Cardboard. We are Robots. The revolution will be corrugated.


Girl Scouts and FIRST Robotics: The Space Cookies

Presenter

A high school student explains her experiences with her robotics team and the process and challenges involved in designing and building a basketball-playing robot in six weeks. Includes interactive robot demonstration and Q&A


GlueMotor – Plug & Play Servo Motor for Smartphone

Exhibit

GlueMotor is a plug & play servo motor for everyone --- just plug into your smartphone headphone jack and now you can control anything by your finger! For your prototyping, only need rubber bands, scotch tapes and GlueMotor!


Gridbeam- A Fast and Easy Building System

Exhibit

Gridbeam is an open source, life size standardized building and prototyping system.Showcasing projects,components,kids building zone,solar and electric vehicles,3-d printer,rickshaw.Books and boxed Gridbeams for sale


Growing Robot Garden: a makerspace

Presenter

Wish there was a makerspace near by you? Why not go ahead and start one! Andra Keay and Daniel Casner, founders of Robot Garden - a makerspace in the Trivalley - talk about their experiences bootstrapping a workshop open.


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