Robots descend on Albuquerque

June 30, 2015 | Karen Schultz

Each year students, educators, enthusiasts, and professionals from across the world gather at the Global Conference on Educational Robotics (GCER) to connect with peers, discuss STEM, technology-related ideas, and cheer on their favorite teams during two exciting autonomous robot tournaments. The GCER 2015 conference will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico on July 7-11 and […].

Tutorial: Part 2 – Gumstix and the iRobot Create 2

June 26, 2015 | William Phan

In part two of the series, we will build the irobotcreate2 package from source to install on our host machine. But first, let’s have a preview of what we’re actually building! Check out the video below to see the Create 2 in action, exploring our office (skip to 0:53 to see it start moving and […].

Tutorial: Part 1 – Gumstix and the iRobot Create 2

June 24, 2015 | William Phan

In this tutorial, learn how to use the iRobot Create 2 to drive around and stream video over the wireless network. We will control the iRobot Create 2 via WiFi from our laptop computer, using a PlayStation controller to steer.