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Month: May 2014

Discovery

Discovery

Massdrop recently had the crazyflie from bitcraze up as a drop. It looked intriguing to me… An entirely open-source, hackable, nano, quad-copter, drone small enough to fly around my home. The platform is built entirely on open-source, and client-side applications are written in python. The concept sounds too cool to be missed. Indeed, this kind of thing is the future (more on that later). A video game controller (like PS3 or Xbox), a computer (anything that can run their VM), a micro-USB power charger, the crazyradio, and the crazyflie are all you need to be skyward.

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