EdiBot

Robots love balls

April 27, 2015

This was a simple robot platform I made to show off the Intel Edison. It runs a Python script to capture images from a webcam, examine them using SimpleCV, and look for red-colored blobs. If such a blob is found, it tries to drive toward them, turning left and right as necessary.

Intel took 3 of the robots for a traveling road show, and SparkFun showcased the fourth in its Emporium.

Read the Hackster tutorial to see how to build EdiBot

 

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