dCompass Ideas, Giveaway 1

Guy NXT door has just announced a dCompass giveaway on his website.  Learn about it here. His latest post is a brainstorm of ideas for what the dCompass can be used for.  At the heart of the sensor is a magnetic field detector (the dCompass finds north by finding magnetic north).  And magnetic field detectors ...

dCompass and Java

Aswin has done a really thorough job of developing some java drivers for the dCompass. We’ve posted them on our website, under downloads. Thank you Aswin! Aswin has done some other really impressive programming with the dIMU and the dCompass. You can see his website for how he combined the dCompass and the dIMU into ...

New Sensor: dCompass 2

New Sensor: dCompass
Announcing the release of the new dCompass Sensor for LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT! The sensor is a digital compass. Navigation has never been easier! You can see more about the dCompass: On the dCompass Page On the dCompass Manual Site Two interesting applications we’ll be writing more about in the coming weeks: a fully autonomous robot that that ...