Chapter 2Bluetooth for MINDSTORMS NXT: A Closer Look
The Lost Scrolls of Robotics: #2
Can you see around corners? No, merely through walls.
—Robby, The Invisible Boy
We’ve already taken a sneak peek at how Bluetooth can be used to allow two or more NXT robots to communicate. Now let’s take a closer look and delve a little deeper into exactly what Bluetooth is and how it can be used with NXT-based robots to promote the concept of a team of robots working toward a common goal or how to allow a group of NXT devices to solve a problem collectively that they could not solve individually.
So Exactly What Is Bluetooth?
Bluetooth is a wireless communications technology that is used to transfer or exchange data over short distances using short-range radio-wave ...