Homebuilt Rovs How I Got Started I've always been interested in anything mechanical or robotic but I got started building Rov's as a result of fishing. I use to do a lot of fishing and I had a fish finder on my boat that would show the depth and contour of the bottom of the lake but I wanted to see what type of actual structure and where the fish were hiding down there.
Handbook on Digital Health Electronic medical records, health apps, tele-consultations and e-prescriptions are some of the terms that are currently being debated strongly in the healthcare sector. And not without reason: The use of modern information and communication technologies can enhance the quality of patient care, reduce healthcare costs and create new markets, as long as the highest standards of data protection and technical security measures are provided. The new Digital Health Handbook (in German) describes the various digital health trends, incorporating practical advice and best-practice models that readers can apply to concrete situations, while also helping them recognise specific risks and opportunities in digital healthcare. Contents:
Poppy, a 3D-printed humanoid robot that defies conventions A new 3D-printed robot called Poppy is helping a team of French researchers study bipedal walking and human-robot interaction. They were able to design, fabricate, and assemble a relatively large robot for around €8,000 (US$11,000) including servo motors and electronics. That's about a third the cost of commercial robots in the same size category like the RQ-TITAN, and is still cheaper than smaller humanoids like the Aldebaran Robotics NAO.
Make your bike electric in 60 seconds by GeoOrbital Sometimes you just need all-wheel drive. Just like being in a car with all-wheel drive you have a lot more stability and control in harsh environments. The GeoOrbital wheel performs great in all weather conditions but if you pedal while using the wheel you will have all-wheel drive when you need it most. The GeoOrbital wheel comes with a flat-proof solid foam tire, so you never have to worry about getting a flat or even checking tire pressure. By using the latest hi-density foam technology the tires act and weigh the same as a traditional bike tire, but you will never get a flat.
ROV ROVs or Remotely Operated Vehicles are quickly making many submarines obsolete. ROV's and provide better visibility, go deeper, go faster, go inside wrecks, cost a small fraction of what it cost to build and maintain a submarine and if something go seriously wrong; nobody dies. Bob INTOINO DIY KITS: what do you want to make today? INTOINO MAKERS kits allow you to build electronic projects and "Internet of Things" in minutes without being a programmer or an engineer. Everyone can be a MAKER! It's as easy as LEGO! For a year INTOINO has been working hard to democratize electronics and the Internet of Things to enable everyone, makers, artists, designers and students to build their own project! AngelBlocks : Lifestyle Automation For Everyone by Steve Montgomery Unlike normal home automation that only works with lights and appliances, AngelBlocks works with all of your things, from your kitchen lights to your bathroom trash can. AngelBlocks are tiny, battery powered, wireless building blocks that can be attached to your things giving them the ability to sense and control the environment around them and to communicate with you using messaging and popular social media. Push an AngelBlock into your plant and it will text you when it gets thirsty. Stick one on your washer and get notified the instant your laundry is done. Place one in your car and it can automatically shut your garage door, turn off lights and appliances, and enable your home's security when you pull out of the driveway.
XBox Controller Driver Home AboutDownloadFrequently Asked QuestionsDVD Remote Control VersionInstallationWiringTroubleshooting Programming Version 1.07 ------------------- Exports ~32 controls to Windows: - Up to 24 digital buttons. - 7 axes(X, Y, Z, RX, RY, RZ, Slider) in Windows 2000/XP. 6 axes(X, Y, Z, RX, RZ, Slider) in 98/ME. - POV hat switch with 8 directions Controller buttons, axes, and the digital pad can be mapped to any of the controls exported to Windows. Supports up to 8 different configurations.
MATE - Marine Advanced Technology Education About MATE The mission of the Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Center is to provide the marine technical workforce with appropriately educated workers and to use marine technology to create interest in and improve STEM education. Read More Marine News
Cooking Hacks - Projects 2. Where is my car? Realtime GPS+GPRS Tracking of Vehicles Have you ever been victim of a car burglary and never retrieved your car? Cooking Hacks has the solution for you: using geolocation tracking you can prepare a cool gadget that will send you a SMS with your car location. When you call to the gadget, the GPS module get the position data and the 3G module sends the HTTP request with the coordinates of the car every few seconds. Orbit Mobile Edition The Puzzlebox Orbit is a brain-controlled helicopter. Operated with an EEG headset, users can fly the Orbit by focusing their concentration and clearing their mind. Colorful visuals and physical feedback help provide positive reinforcement while developing skills of attention and mental relaxation. What makes the Puzzlebox Orbit truly unique however is the open release of all source code, hardware schematics, 3D models, and the step-by-step hacking instructions which are published freely online. Puzzlebox seeks to aid the pursuit of science and education by inviting its users to modify their products and make them their own. Is your phone or tablet compatible?
My ROV Well I don’t normally plan my projects in as much detail as this, I tend to just jump in and build something. I guess that after many years of rushing in and ending up another creek without a paddle I am coming to understand the words Preparation and Planning. I’ve never been interested in boats or the sea (apart from maybe, powerboat racing); it’s always cold and wet, but I have always been interested in robotics. I’ve been playing for a while with Robosapien, a small DiscBot and whole house automation. Recently however I came across an Underwater ROV site. We’ve all seen these on the TV and they are magnificent machines, going into all sorts of places.
NanoSeeker Micro AUV NanoSeeker is a design I am working on for a truly tiny AUV. It is six inches long, and an inch and a quarter in diameter. One of the neat things about this design is it has no external fins or control planes, so it can actually fit inside a one and a quarter inch launch tube. Another thing I have done with this design is to only use inexpensive, common off the shelf parts. Puzzlebox Orbit: Brain-Controlled Helicopter by Puzzlebox For the past two years Puzzlebox has been producing brain-controlled helicopters for classrooms and television. Now comes the chance to fly your own. The Purpose Join the experiment. We are building and selling this crazy new toy. Then we show everyone how we made it.