Follow up to RoboAnt: Build your own Android robot
It’s vital we can control our soon-to-be autonomous robot! Fortunately, that’s really easy with the code provided on https://github.com/d3kod/roboant . Here’s how…
Nowadays smartphones are affordable, compact and capable computers. Mike had the ingenious idea that they can do a perfect robot brain. Packed with computing power and useful sensors, the one thing they can’t do (I think) is control external analog components – like motors. This is where the Arduino comes in. The hugely popular embedded platform has tons of accessories built by its restless community. One of them – Zumo Shield from Pololu, is the final ingredient we need. Stir… and RoboAnt is born.
Here is how to make your own.