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2014
We’re running a modified version of Ubuntu (one-os) instead of raspbian on our Pi and one of the main things we want to do is get sound to flow back and forth between mic and speaker. We have found that getting sound to work at different volumes and networks and mic-speaker combinations can be tricky...
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The Innovation Team is a program that teaches robotics and entrepreneurship while working on real-world design and engineering projects. You can learn more about the program here.
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Librarians, parents, middle schoolers and professional designers came together to design and build an educational library robot using ROBAUTO’s one-os operating system. See the prototype in action and help test the AI language model this Wednesday from 6-8 at the McNichols Building in Denver or from 2-4 at the Longmont Public Library.
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It’s been a busy initial pilot with the Longmont Library. So much so that we have been recognized at both national and state levels this year. Friday we were honored to receive the Library Program of the Year award from the Colorado Association of Libraries. Everyone’s support and collective vision to use technology to open up...
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Vote for one of the existing name ideas or suggest your own. The robot is being designed and built with the help of the Innovation Team. The robot is being designed to greet library patrons and deliver interactive reading experiences.
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CSS is a mix of design and programming CSS stands for Cascading Style Sheets. We use CSS in our PHP and HTML files to tell the web browser how to display the elements of a web page. CSS can control everything related to the look and feel. Good CSS structure is an art. To get...
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Imagine flying through the twists and turns of a roller coaster while wearing a virtual reality headset? Now you can through the Augmented Thrill Ride Project. Watch and see this footage it’s pretty amazing. Here’s the video on how they did the setup for this project.
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If you are in the Innovation Team you’ll want to take a look at the iRobot Create® Documentation. This is going to be the base for the Longmont Library robot project. 1. Download the iRobot Create® Developer Guide 2. Download the iRobot Create® Open Interface 3. We’ll talk more about this: Sending Oi Commands from a PC...
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The Autism Society of Colorado and the Longmont Library presented an excellent overview about Autism. An excellent point that really stuck with me is that Autism is something that is largely invisible. It is not always easy to see or understand what is going on inside someone’s head. Autism is not as visible, for example,...
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If you are wondering if it is possible to stream your Raspberry Pi camera to multiple displays the answer is yes. You don’t need the HDMI cables anymore! In fact there are multiple ways to do this. All you’re doing is streaming video via Linux. Start by getting your camera working and getting your Pi...
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