Going Places with the Telebot


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Going Places with the Telebot
10116021031800 Going Places with the TelebotThe traditional robot is a mechanical contraption that operates under its own volition. The robot's maker uploads a program to its brain, disconnects the cable, and lets the beast roam free.And yet that's only one type of robot. Another is the remotely operated kind, where a human guides the actions of the bot from afar. A link, wired or wireless, keeps maker and robot in constant communication. If the bot is in another room—or even another building, city, state, or country—a video camera beams back pictures so that what the machine sees, its human operator can see as well.This is
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Gordon McComb: Arduino Robot Bonanza. Going Places with the Telebot, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2013), AccessEngineering Export