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Pixy: A Simple Vision System for Arduino

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Max The Magnificent
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Re: OMG I'm Drooling!
Max The Magnificent   9/3/2013 11:08:26 AM
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@Etmax: I promised my wife a holiday she would enjoy too this time :-)

What wife wouldn't want to go to Design West 2014? LOL

kfield
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Things have come a long way...
kfield   9/30/2013 9:10:47 AM
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It's great to hear about these initiatives - technology has certainly come a long way since the robotic mail carriers at Texas Instruments, lurching along a path of reflective tape.

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Re: Things have come a long way...
Caleb Kraft   9/30/2013 9:13:46 AM
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At least with this module it could see the tape even if it wasn't reflective!

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Brilliant, Simple, and Powerful
stig1957   2/22/2014 9:26:11 AM
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I think this is brilliant.  It's the simple ideas that have the biggest impact.  Working in machine vision for twenty years I can tell you, the shop floor guys spend an enormous amount of time trying to get their system to track color and shapes.  Constantly re-inventing the wheel.

Fundamentally Pixy acts much like a human eye.  It sends info to the brain for it's consideration and has built in ability to separate colors and detect edges.

Beautiful.

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