iPhone Controlled LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT

Using the Dexter Industries WIFI Sensor, Simon has controlled a MINDSTORMS robot with his iPhone.  A really cool video, details are to emerge soon! Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

Control your LEGO MINDSTORMS with an iPhone or iPad

Control your LEGO MINDSTORMS with an iPhone or iPad
Have you ever wanted to control your robot with your iPhone, iPad, or MacBook? Now you can!  The new websocket example software allows a user to dynamically control the robot from a webpage from a browser on a laptop, computer, smart-phone (Android and iPhone), or tablet device (Android and iPad). Did you like this? Share ...

Robot Control Over WIFI for LEGO MINDSTORMS (Video)

Robot Control Over WIFI for LEGO MINDSTORMS (Video)
Ever wanted to control a robot with your web browser?  Dexter Industries has written an example and library to help you do that.  Now you can communicate very quickly, with a webpage, from anywhere in the world.  The new example software allows a user to dynamically control the robot from a webpage from a browser ...

Introducing Websockets for WIFI 2

Introducing Websockets for WIFI
Imagine . . . controlling your LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT robot from everywhere in the world from any web-enabled device: PC, Macbook, laptop, Android smartphone, iPhone, or iPad. Finally . . . you can! Websockets are a way to communicate with webpages that allow you to send data back and forth to a server or another web-enabled ...

DIWIFI Weather: Improved

MattAllen37 has just released an updated version of Google Weather.  This was part of our WIFI Week 2, which were a series of posts on projects for the WIFI Sensor. The original project read weather forecasts from Google Weather, and displayed them on the NXT.  The new project uses the  DIWIFI sensor for LEGO MINDSTORMS ...

Coming Soon for WIFI . . .

Coming Soon for WIFI . . .
A quick preview on something we’re working on with the WIFI Module for LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT.  Over the past few months, we’ve shown how the sensor can be used to connect to the internet and fetch and post information.  You can connect via TCP, post a webpage, post information via Twitter, Pachube or Thingspeak. Did ...

WIFI Week 2 Wrapup

WIFI Week 2 Wrapup
To wrap things up, we’re re-hashing the week and posting the code in one zip file in our Downloads section. The Internet of Things: Pachube With DIWIFI and LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Weather From Google Thingspeak With DIWIFI and LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT News Feed From Google     LeJOS for WIFI   Did you like this? ...

DI WIFI Week 2: Lejos for WIFI

DI WIFI Week 2:  Lejos for WIFI
LeJOS examples for the WIFI Module for LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT. We’re very happy to announce that we now have drivers and examples for the WIFI module in LeJOS. We’ve written about LeJOS before and we find it an absolutely awesome programming environment. A very heartfelt thanks to Lasse for developing these drivers.  He is part of ...

DI WIFI Week 2: News Feed From Google

DI WIFI Week 2:  News Feed From Google
News from Google to your LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT We’re finishing up WIFI Week 2 with a small program that lets you download headlines from Google News and display them on the NXT using the Wifi Module. Did you like this? Share it:Tweet

The Internet of Things: Thingspeak With DIWIFI and LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT 3

The Internet of Things: Thingspeak With DIWIFI and LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT
Thingspeak with LEGO™ MINDSTORMS™ NXT More on the internet of things today!  This post shows you how to use the WIFI Sensor for LEGO MINDSTORMS to post data to Thingspeak.com. Thingspeak is “an open application platform designed to enable meaningful connections between things and people”.  In other words, meaningful connections between robots and people. Did ...