Easy to follow guide for making a videochat telepresence robot from common toys and computer gear. Most of the materials required for this project is available off-the-shelf and much of what I used was already in my shop from previous projects –hopefully you will have some similar gear, but be prepared to improvise, dumpster dive or hit Craigslist for missing parts.
Sparky uses Skype as the foundation for the video…Continue
Added by Marque Cornblatt on March 17, 2009 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Added by Marque Cornblatt on March 17, 2009 at 1:16pm — No Comments
One of the best resources for all things DIY, MAKE Magazine, just published a story I wrote about Sparky, the Autonomous Telepresence Robot project that I've been working on since the early 90's.
Added by Marque Cornblatt on March 17, 2009 at 1:13pm — No Comments