Tech Valley Code Camp Session Posted

I have posted the slide deck and sample code used during my Introduction to Microsoft Robotics Studio with Lego NXT session given at the Tech Valley Code Camp on April 19, 2008.  Thanks to all who attended my session and the camp.  Looking forward to the next one…

Silence…

Where have I been? Sadly, nowhere good. My father passed away extremely unexpectedly on March 4, 2008 and life has been hectic and chaotic ever since.  I’m finally back into some sort of routine, so it’s time to update here and explain what’s going on outside of the unpleasantness. First off, I’ve been contracted to co-author a book for O’Reilly (tentatively) titled Coding4Fun with Dan Fernandez from Microsoft.  The book will be a compendium of 10 (give or take) projects that, as the title suggests, combine fun and coding.  I’ll update as we go through the process. Secondly, I’ll be … Continue reading Silence…

Microsoft Robotics Studio and Lego Mindstorms NXT

I have published my latest article on MSDN’s Coding4Fun titled “Microsoft Robotics Studio and Lego Mindstorms NXT“.  This article will demonstrate how to use Microsoft Robotics Studio v1.5 to drive a robot built using Lego Mindstorms NXTwith an Xbox 360 Controller in C#, VB.NET and MSRS’ included Visual Programming Language. Comments welcome! Share this post: email it! | bookmark it! | digg it! | reddit! | kick it! | live it!