Post Tagged with: "ROBOTC"

  • Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V3.0 Final

    Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V3.0 Final

    ROBOTC Driver Suite October 8, 2012 21:11 8 comments

    It’s finally here, a little overdue, but I had a really good excuse, I was at a robotics event on Saturday and I was fixing some last minute bugs!  Better to be late than buggy, right?  That’s not saying there are no bugs in this release, of course. IMPORTANT NOTICE(S)! […]

     
  • Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V3.0 beta 1

    Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V3.0 beta 1

    ROBOTC Driver Suite September 25, 2012 20:41 12 comments

    It’s here, folks!  After what seems like an eternity, at least to me, I proudly present the first beta of the ROBOTC Driver Suite V3.0.  The reason it’s beta is because I have not had a chance to test all of the drivers.  I will continue to test more as […]

     
  • ROBOTC 3.51 Update is Out!

    ROBOTC 3.51 Update is Out!

    ROBOTC September 22, 2012 06:44 2 comments

    The ROBOTC development team have released a new version of ROBOTC 3.51 that addresses a number of issues that were present and reported by users in 3.50.  Below is a list of changes that were made: Change joystick button commands to return a short to avoid “int == bool” comparison […]

     
  • Coming soon: ROBOTC Driver Suite V3.0 beta 1

    Coming soon: ROBOTC Driver Suite V3.0 beta 1

    ROBOTC Driver Suite September 16, 2012 12:18 5 comments

    Since the release of ROBOTC 3.50, I’ve been working hard on porting my current Driver Suite to the new function prototypes that came along with the introduction of pointers. Apart from the obvious changes to make it compile under ROBOTC 3.50, I have also finally made the move to rename […]

     
  • ROBOTC 3.50 Now Available!

    ROBOTC 3.50 Now Available!

    ROBOTC September 8, 2012 21:17 no comments

    Woot!  ROBOTC 3.5 is finally out!  Below is a copy of the original article, which you can find here: [LINK]. Please note that the Driver Suite has not been updated yet to work flawlessly with this new version.  I will update it in the coming weeks and add a whole […]

     
  • Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V2.8

    Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V2.8

    ROBOTC Driver Suite August 26, 2012 10:30 2 comments

    2 New Drivers There are two brand new drivers for the latest NXT sensors, the Mindstorms AbsoluteIMU and the HiTechnic Passive InfraRed (PIR) sensor.  The cool thing is that the HT PIR sensor will also work with the HiTechnic Sensor MUX (SMUX).  Only one thing, though, when you’re using with […]

     
  • ROBOTC 3.5 beta is out Today!

    ROBOTC 3.5 beta is out Today!

    ROBOTC August 24, 2012 17:55 2 comments

    After seemingly forever, ROBOTC 3.5 beta is finally out.  So why is this important?  There have been so many cool new features added to this release, it might as well be 4.0, to be honest. So what’s new?  Below is a list of some of the new features: Full ANSI-C […]

     
  • Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V2.7

    Released: ROBOTC Driver Suite V2.7

    ROBOTC Driver Suite August 4, 2012 17:23 no comments

    3 New Drivers I’ve added support for 2 new devices and a better driver for an older one.   The minimal version for the Driver Suite has been set to 3.08.  If you need support for an older version ROBOTC, I would advise you to stick with a previous version of […]

     
  • Heads-up: New ROBOTC Driver Suite Requirement

    Heads-up: New ROBOTC Driver Suite Requirement

    ROBOTC Driver Suite July 24, 2012 08:14 no comments

    I’ll be releasing a new version of the driver Driver Suite soon.  I’ve changed the minimum version it will compile under to ROBOTC 3.08, the latest stable release.  I am using some very useful functionality in some of my drivers that didn’t appear in previous versions. #include “firmwareVersion.h” #if (kFirmwareVersion […]

     
  • Tutorial: Sorting your Data

    Tutorial: Sorting your Data

    Tutorials July 21, 2012 17:58 9 comments

    I was posed a question earlier this week: given an arbitrary English text, how would you pick out the 10 most common words?  On the NXT,  having a pile of sensor readings is nice but what if you need to pick the top 10 smallest or biggest ones?  How would […]