Controlling the Sphero using the Leap Motion
Still controlling the Sphero using the Leap Motion, but now there's even more
Well okay, it's only Charlie's third visit to presenting bots controlled by Node at SydJS, but not even Johnny remembers when Number 3 was disassembled.
If you'e lucky enough to have caught Charlie Gerard's earlier presentations, you'll know how passionate she is when it comes to programming NodeBots.
Experimenting with electronics is awesome but being able to do it quickly is even better! No matter if you're building the next fire-breathing animatronic pony or a simple light, rapid prototyping is a great way to validate ideas or raise concerns fast.
Charlie will present a few small projects of hers that will not save the world but can give you an idea of what you can do.
A quick intro to the web bluetooth API and how to get started interacting with bluetooth devices directly from the browser!