Newsletter – Sept. 3 2017 – Donkey Cars

KEEPING UP-TO-DATE

If you want to stay up-to-date, day-by-day then we ask that you email info.envi.us@gmail.com and make a request to join the Slack group.

Another option is to visit ENVI-US.org. Our team has started to learn how to post to the website before slack. Heck, we might even begin using those amazingly dated apps known as Twitter and Facebook!


The DONKEY CAR

As of last week, Sunday, August 20, 2017, the San Diego Robotic Club is now using ENVI to test their Autonomous Unmanned Ground Vehicles called Donkey Cars. It doesn’t “hee” or “haw”. The goal of these vehicles is to stay within the white lines of a track and use visual deep learning to navigate through the track and even recognize other Donkeys (vehicles) on the track.

Read more…


CODE A DRONE

If you are interested in learning to code or you already know how to code. Then stop by ENVI to learn how to add Code to a Parrot Drone. That’s right, you can make it autonomous. This intro course is focused on 10 years old and up, but if you have a kid that has good focus and likes learn we encourage all.

https://github.com/drjonesy/ParrotDrone_Airborne_CodingWithTynker

Talk to Ryan or Mike