Thursday, April 11, 2013

AVC 2013 Course

Sparkfun 2013 Course (from
Unlike previous years, the 2013 Sparkfun Autonomous Vehicle Competition course is fixed through all three runs and the dimensions are, more or less, provided. However, after drawing a SketchUp model of the course, I am taking the dimensions with a grain of salt.

Thursday, April 4, 2013

Build a Raspberry Pi Telepresence Rover

Raspberry Pi robot telepresence rover

Here's my Raspberry Pi telepresence rover robot. You can make one yourself and explore your house from your web browser, iPad or iPhone. Just read the tutorial

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Thanks, Subscribers!

This is long overdue, but thanks, readers!

I really appreciate you and I hope you find stuff on my blog helpful, entertaining, amusing or of value in some fashion. Maybe this is corny but you make blogging a really rewarding experience.

Several months ago, Bot Thoughts finally broke the 300 subscriber mark. Sweet! It's taken me awhile to announce that. So long, in fact, that the blog is now closing in on the 400 subscriber mark. Wow.