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BeagleBone Robotic Projects by Richard Grimmett

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Preface

We live in an amazing age. We are mostly aware of how amazing it is as we live in an age where major changes to how we live occur well within a lifetime, sometimes within a few years. Nowhere is this more evident than in the general area of technology, and the specific area of computers. Not so many years ago, certainly within the lifespan of most of the baby-boomer generation, computers were distant machines kept in the backrooms of large corporations or universities. Access to them was tightly controlled. If you wanted to program them, you punched your computer cards, fed them into the card reader, and then, after an hour or so of wait, you went to receive your computer printout. This was, I regret to reveal, part of my first experience ...

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