One of the most difficult part of robotics is getting started. In fact most people don’t have a robot to play around with, or have a toy robot which can’t be accessed programatically. That’s one of the reasons we create the BiBli platform. It’s a real robot! We use a variety of languages as part […]
People often ask how old you need to be to get started with robotics. The truth is we’ve seen students as young as 6 years old assembling and controlling our BiBli robots and the ages seem to just get younger and younger. My friend Alex recently sent me a video of his daughter who had won some […]
Some of the (original) broken BiBlis from the Longmont Public Library. Don’t worry we’ll get them fixed up in no time.
Wondering how to change a Raspberry Pi to connect to a new wi-fi network? Login using: ssh pi@ipaddress (or simply connect to your HDMI monitor and a USB keyboard) pw: raspberry pi@bigboy:/ cd /etc/wpa_supplicant pi@bigboy: /etc/wpa_supplicant $ ls pi@bigboy:/etc/wpa_supplicant $ sudo nano wpa_supplicant.conf (edit the file to include the new network ssid and password and reboot)
We’d like to welcome 2 new robots to the BiBli family! Students from the Boulder Valley School District are working on a new robot swarm for their school. Meet Edgy (The Actual Britney Spears) and Sgt. Glue!
Creating an ‘image’ or a copy of an operating system can take quite a bit of time. And if you are using the command line to set-up your SD card it can be difficult to tell how much time you have left on the copy. To view the status of the ‘dd’ command simply open […]