Archive for the ‘robotics’ Category

Stephen in the news

Member Stephen Chavez has been making waves again — following his presentation with an SSD member at Defcon 24, he travelled to China and won an award at the GeekPwn 2016 hacking contest.  And now, just after his graduation from Metro State University in Denver, he has been featured on Denver’s 9News. Stephen and friends have […]

Our Antimov Submission Is In

So we have recently completed our video entry to the SparkFun Antimov contest. The goal is to create a robot which accomplishes a mostly ridiculous task and then destroys itself. Our creation, Frankie, was able to light a sparkler using another sparkler and then…Well, just enjoy Our submission took second place. We were narrowly beat […]