38 Taking the STAIRs to Advance
by Jeremy Kerfs
Researchers at Stanford and Cornell are
pioneering new methods of teaching robots
to interact more fluently with their
surroundings using the STanford Artificial
Intelligence Robot (STAIR) as the base.
How to Prepare For — and
Maybe Even Win — a Robot
by Pete Smith
Get some insights and helpful tips from a
veteran of robot combat.
49 So, You Want to Build a
ComBot — Part 2
by Greg Intermaggio
This time, we’ll put everything together
to turn that bucket o’ bolts into a
54 Go XBee-PRO With
Your Robot Control
by Fred Eady
Learn how to monitor systems, display status
via an LCD, activate relays, drive solid-state
relays, and flash status LEDs, all via the top
of a tiny wire antenna.
GPS Navigation — Part 3
by Chris Savage
Our navigation code will get a bit more
complex, so this month the focus will be on
how the individual sections work.
68 Using a VEX Controller
for Electronic Experiments
by Daniel Ramirez
Build a DIY numeric LED display that’s bright
and easy to read, while at the same time
conserves battery power and precious
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