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