Author Archives: Bob

Virtual Soldier Part 1

This short story was inspired by a short scifi film I saw. I can’t remember the name of the film but it had a very similar theme. If the idea behind this story seems a bit familiar and you know the name … Continue reading

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Making Games

I have not advertised my blog, but there are a few people who have looked at my game hosted at this domain and found their way here. I think my last post was some time in 2013. However you found … Continue reading

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Robot Locomotion, PiBot

Last night I uploaded the best demonstration of my robot under construction. The raspberry pi, battery pack and wiring components are literally scotch taped together at this point. So there is a lot of work left. As I mention in … Continue reading

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I finally got around to getting my motors working

I finally got around to getting my motors working. The new GPIO breakout board that I purchased helped a lot. I had some of my wiring reversed and the breakout board made it a lot easier to see where everything … Continue reading

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Initial motor test most of the way there, now time for bed

I’ve been working on my robot for most of the evening.  I have my raspberry pi configured and connected to the internet.  The wiring is close but I can tell something is wrong from the initial testing.  The motors are … Continue reading

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