Sun, 15 Feb 2009
Google Android G1 control of Surveyor SRV-1 robots - code now available
A few weeks ago, we hinted at a new control console we were building with the open-source Google Android G1 phone for wireless remote control of the open-source SRV-1 robot controller. The Google Code project is now live, plus we have some cool videos to show the Android console in action.
The Google Code project is found here -
Jeffrey Nelson of Macpod Software - for his Forknife2 Robot (don't miss the cupcake snapshots - robots love cupcakes !). The second was control of a prototype SRV-1 Blackfin Robot, and the third was a relaunch of our YARB Robotic Blimp. No changes were made to the SRV-1 firmware for any of these projects.
Here are the videos: