Prototype Course Helsinki – Final Projects

Prototype course finished with demo day. Haaga-Helia innovator students built their own designs. WakeWake will make you wake, a 3D LED cube (future 3D snake game platform), email burglar alarm with RFID, don’t anger Picachu, Linux stats on LCD, dance … Continue reading

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Amazon #1 Best Seller in Embedded

Make: Arduino Bots and Gadgets is now Amazon #1 Best Seller in Embedded Systems. Thanks to everyone who read the book and wrote feedback!

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Radio Vega Interviewed Me about Arduino (mp3)

Radio Vega interviewed me and Kimmo Karvinen. Listen the show as mp3 (Swedish) and learn how you can get started with Arduino. Kvanthopp (se: Quantum Jump) is a popular science program in Radio Vega, national Swedish speaking radio channel in … Continue reading

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Published Today: Mind Controlled Robot Book!

Want to make your own mind controlled robot? I published the book today. It’s available on Amazon and O’Reilly. You can have it on dead tree or DRM-free ebook. Source code is a free download on MindControl.BotBook.com. I authored the … Continue reading

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We Wrote a Book about Mind Controlled Robot

Think about it – and it moves. Think harder, the robot moves faster. But don’t worry; as a robot it knows to avoid the black border so it doesn’t fall off the table. “Make: Mind Controlled Arduino Robot” shows you … Continue reading

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100 kg Arduino Sentry Robot

My student Touko Laakso is building a 100 kg sentry robot with Arduino. He is taking part in Haaga-Helia course “Making a prototype” (bus4tn002-2 Tuotekehitysprosessi). 100 kg Arduino Sentry Robot Blog: sentrybot.blogspot.com. You can learn to design and build your … Continue reading

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BotBook.com online

Would you like to build your own robots turn your ideas into prototypes control devices with a computer, or make your own cell phone applications? BotBook.com, the robot book website is now online. BotBook.com is a companion website for the … Continue reading

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Arduino IDE on 64 bit Ubuntu Gutsy and Hardy

Table of Contents Arduino IDE on 64 bit Ubuntu Gutsy and Hardy Install Requirements Install Arduino IDE Run Arduino IDE and Enjoy! Troubleshooting Can’t load RXTXCommDriver on AMD 64-bit Window can’t be resized, libmawt locking assertion failure Command Line Ubuntu … Continue reading

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