Archive for the ‘Blogs on Robotics’ Category

Blog & Parts :: http://www.trossenrobotics.com/

http://www.trossenrobotics.com/

This shop has multiple facets that interest me.  A blog with regular robotic contests. A store containing robot kits, all the individual parts a robot developer might need and even RFID tags and readers.

Needless to say I will be investigating them further and they will be added to my resources page.

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Blog :: Artificial Intelligence and Robotics

Artificial Intelligence and Robotics [http://smart-machines.blogspot.com/]

This blog lists tons of posts on different robots.  I am looking forward to reading into their archives.  As I look through their posts, I am finding myself interested in flying microbots as well as swarm bots that interact with each other.

Several of the microbot posts mention a flying time of approximately 3 minutes.   I experienced the same issue with a tiny remote control helicopter I bought awhile back.  I wonder if it is possible to combine the power transfer mechanism used with RFID tags to remotely power and progressively recharge during flight…