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Gadget Freak Case #231: Super Rugged Computer-Controlled Tyco Car

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Re: Not enough information
armorris   12/16/2012 4:41:27 PM
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Thank you, Matthew for the clarification. I look forward to learning something from your software code. BTW, what is a "github"? I'm not familiar with all the new terminology.

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Re: Cool
mrdon   12/17/2012 3:13:14 PM
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Cadman-LT, I agree. That's a pretty cool car and the author is correct about it being fast. I'll be sharing the video and article with my ITT Tech Microprocessor and Microcontroller students.

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XBee modules
jmill   1/10/2013 1:04:57 PM
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I saw you have an XBee module in your model car.  Cool.  Design News contributor Jon Titus has a book, "The Hands On Xbee Lab Manual," that has a lot of good information about to how to use these small wireless devices beyond basic controls.  Excellent project and inspiring for fellow students and experimenters.  Nice job.

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