Chris Anderson's Blog – July 2010 Archive (26)

Great documentation of a noble (but failed) effort from our balloon cousins

Our buddy Nathan Siedle, the CEO of Sparkfun, has started a great series of posts documenting his high altitude baloon project. It starts here, but the really cool geek-out over sensors and wireless starts…

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Added by Chris Anderson on July 6, 2010 at 4:38pm — 8 Comments

Wired: "Why Arduino is a Hit With Hardware Hackers"

From Wired.com (which I don't run, btw--I just run the sister division, Wired Magazine), a good article explaining why the apparently underpowered Arduino has proven more successful than more powerful computing boards,…

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Added by Chris Anderson on July 6, 2010 at 4:19pm — 14 Comments

Military drones beset by problems

We don't cover military drones here, but I thought I'd make an exception for this excellent LA Times article, which shows that the pros have as much trouble with their UAVs as we amateurs…

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Added by Chris Anderson on July 6, 2010 at 1:30pm — 9 Comments

Book review: Skunk Works

I just finished a terrific book that should be an inspiration to aircraft engineers everywhere. It's called Skunk Works , and it's an inside story of the peak years of Lockheed's… Continue

Added by Chris Anderson on July 5, 2010 at 7:00am — 9 Comments

More stunning render work by Sandro Benigno

I'm just catching up on my email after travelling this week and am awed by the progress the ArduCopter team is making. This is just one example: a render of ArudPilot Mega and the IMU shield by Sandro Benigno in Brazil. We're going to have the best-looking documentation…

Added by Chris Anderson on July 2, 2010 at 5:30pm — 12 Comments

Daylight readable displays, perfect for a ground station



[From IHeartRobotics] "It looks like the…

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Added by Chris Anderson on July 1, 2010 at 3:21pm — 8 Comments

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