Monday, February 16, 2015

Forrest Mims Interview

Happened on to this great interview with electronics' guru Forrest Mims.

Forrest Mims joins Chris and Dave to talk about his prolific authoring career, his lifelong interest in electronics and atmospheric science and what he is

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Happy Valentine's Day from NASA and Curiosity

Happy Valentine's Day 2015!

From my friend Nikos via the Parallax Facebook page... His original post is here. And the Spin (code) is here!

Ρομπότ: Δεν έχουν αισθήματα αλλά μπορούν να εκφράσουν τα αισθήματα αυτών που τα προγραμματίζουν! Άλλωστε ο έρωτας είναι κάτι πολύ υποκειμενικό και εκφράζεται με άπειρους τρόπους.... Happy Valentines day with Parallax MicrocontrollersandRobots S2 robots!
Robot: you don't have feelings but can express the feelings of those who plan ahead! After all the love is something very subjective and is expressed in countless ways .... Happy Valentines day with Parallax MicrocontrollersandRobots S2 robots!

Or, use your S2 to deliver your candy or flowers as seen on this video from Jessica at Parallax!

Friday, February 6, 2015

The Best in the Business!

Parallax is one of my favorite companies and places on the web. The site is packed with great information and resources free to download. They have outstanding products for robotics and robotic's education. The Parallax Forums have lots of friendly folks and you can get great advice and help. Check it out!