38 Maker Breaker: The Scoop on Robotics at the Bay Area Maker Faire 2011
by Greg Intermaggio
Take a quick look at some of the robots that
made it to this year’s Maker Faire.
PennBots is Alive and Well!
by Dave Graham
See what happened when PennBots, Harrisburg
University, and the National Electronics
Museum hooked up to host some
46 Build This Beginner Bot (For Under $20) — Part 1
by Gordon McComb
All robot builders need to begin somewhere.
This expandable robot base gives you a great
starting point at an affordable price.
53 Meet the Swiss Army Knife of Robotics: the Cerebot 32MX7 — Part 2
by Fred Eady
This time, you’ll tailor the Microchip TCP/IP
stack to drive a Pmod WiFi module. Plus, you’ll
also customize the USB Host portion of the
Applications Library to help persuade the
Cerebot 32MX7 to host a USB thumb drive.
58 YT4 Human Robot
by Anthony Cherone
This robot build can interact, communicate,
and utilize functional hands, arms, and elbows.
62 Using Advanced Sensors With VEX
by Daniel Ramirez
“Hear Me, See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me ...”
Learn about the different VEX sensors available
that can give your projects a real “sense”
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