by William Weiler Engineering

A tiny robot for games, exploration, and programming

View all updates Sep 18, 2018

Skoobot News and Latest Development

Greetings all,

A lot has been going on over the past week. See a roundup below:

Next week, more marketing (ugh). I have installed OpenCV on the Pi for machine vision -and I ordered the pi camera. I also attended an intro on ROS (Robotic Operating System) and I am prepping the pi for that (ROS also interfaces to OpenCV).

I got a Puck from Adafruit. A Puck has BLE and Espruino, a Javascript interrupter for IoT. When my other parts arrive, I will control the Skoobot with the Puck and do something cool, like using the sensors on the Puck to control the Skoobot. Like raising the temperature of the Puck with a blow dryer and making the Skoobot spin faster, or something …


$3,904 raised

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William Weiler Engineering

William Weiler Engineering is a software/hardware company focused on hacker toys, STEM, and Edtech. Our goal is helping kids and adults learn robotics, software and embedded programming through online tutorials and workshops. Our special focus is helping kids on the Autism spectrum gain interpersonal skills through social games involving robots. Our slogan is "Make it work, make it shine."

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