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Offline KohanbashTopic starter

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Robot Controller
« on: February 03, 2008, 09:35:47 AM »
Hi all
I saw a robot at CMU that was using a palm pilot as its controller.
They had an apache web server hosting a visual basic application that showed the laser returns, robots status (voltage, operating mode, CPU usage, etc...) and also let you control it from the display.
Then they used a palm pilot to bring up the web interface.

Just a neat idea I thought I would Share.

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Re: Robot Controller
« Reply #1 on: February 03, 2008, 12:15:54 PM »
yes i have a book about that

well i have the ebook , and i never got around to read it , but think about it

Palm pilots have an LCD scree, IR communication port, decent processing power , decent memory
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