Thursday, 18 Apr 2019 7:00 PM
We want a robot that moves, watches, listens… We will give the robot a face, and people will talk with it! Science fiction? No. I’m talking about a teleconferencing robot.
See: https://bit.ly/2Fs2TFX from https://www.engadget.com/2017/08/11/the-best-telepresence-robot/
They talk about a $4000 robot. Let’s DIY one ourselves on the cheap. If it works, we can let visitors ‘watch’ our MoCo Maker meetings remotely.
Initially we should focusing on a remote-controlled base. So first part is a tear-down of a remote-controlled toy laying around the MakerSpace.