Some of you may wonder.
Why was there such so long silence ?
Indeed, my last entry dates back to last christmas. And here is the reason why:
I was asked by JD Warren, who is also a diydrones member ( http://diydrones.com/profile/JDWarren ) to help him on a book about Arduino-controlled robots.
JD is a great inventor and maker of various machines that (mostly) roll on wheels. He was also featured on the title of the MAKE magazine in April 2010.
Finally, with a delay of six months, the book was published by mid July and JD, Josh and i are happy now that all the work is over.
If you want things to be moved with Arduino, this is the ultimate Book.
There are lots of hands-on descriptions in it and it is also a good starting point for newbies, that have never had a soldering iron in their hand.It gives also a good introduction to the basics of electronics and computerized control.
Here is an overview of some of the chapters:
The book is available as e-book or in a printed version: