Category Archive: Others

May 01

RoboCup DutchOpen 2012 – Eindhoven, Holland

Hello everyone… Last week I’ve went to Eindhoven with the rest of the CAMBADA team to RoboCup DutchOpen 2012, to participate in the Middle Size League. Through the week we made several improvements and have been able to achieve the 3rd place, after competing with other physically stronger robots from Germany, Japan, Holland and Iran. I …

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Mar 05

Quadcopters play James Bond theme

Here is something that any robotics hobbyist like to see. Enjoy this quadcopter band performing the James Bond theme. The video was first seen at this year’s (2012) TED conference, with intent to show the robotics work in University of Pennsylvania GRASP Lab. They managed to get a set of autonomous quadcopters to perform this song …

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Jan 12

Gameboy Color emulator running on a browser

Yesterday I posted about Cut The Rope being ported to HTML5+Javascript. Today, I continue the same topic, but with a different view. I’ve came across this fantastic site that puts a whole Gameboy Color Game Center in the browser, using the power of Javascript and HTML5, created by Grant Galitz. Now we are starting to get …

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Jan 10

Free Online Machine Learning Classes

Professor Andrew Ng and his team from University of Stanford provided free online lessons about machine learning. Students are provided video sessions and slide presentations in both PDF and PPTX, as well as some practical exercises. You don’t even need to have a lot of Maths background, as the course has some introductory content on Algebra …

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Jan 08

Developing for Linux under OS X in XCode

In this mini-article I will show you how I develop applications for Linux in XCode 4. At the moment I’m using XCode 4.2.1, in OSX Lion, with Ubuntu 10.04 running on a virtual machine. Although the article is related to XCode, after reading and trying out for yourself, you will notice that you can use whatever …

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