DIY Cat Stopper Sprinkler System

Research, cuDNN, GeForce, Image Recognition, Internet of Things, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jul 11 2016

Motivated by neighbor’s cat that poops on his lawn, an NVIDIA engineer built a smart system in less than fifteen hours that automatically turns on the sprinklers when a cat is on his lawn.

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Smart Home Hub Brings Artificial Intelligence Into Your Home

News, Image Processing, Internet / Communications, Internet of Things, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Video Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 02 2016

A new AI-powered device will be able to replace all of your various smart home control apps, as well as being able to recognize specific people and respond to a range of emotions and gestures.

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NVIDIA Jetson TX1 Wows Crowds at Bay Area Maker Faire

Embedded Computing, Deep Learning, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Jun 01 2016

A human-scale “Transformer” robot. A psychedelic, animatronic giraffe. Ridable cupcakes and loads of carnival food. It was all on display last week at Maker Faire.

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St. Louis Spectacular: Student Robot Builders Battle in FIRST Medieval-Themed Competition

Embedded Computing, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted May 06 2016

More than 20,000 student inventors and their armed robots battled for medieval-themed strongholds over four days of brisk competition at last week’s FIRST Championship.

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Look, Ma, No Hands! 3 Unmanned Systems Companies to Watch at Xponential 2016

Embedded Computing, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted May 03 2016

With the exploding popularity of robots, drones and other unmanned systems, there are few better places to see the latest in autonomous technology than at Xponential, the world’s premier gathering of the people who design and build it.

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AI-Powered Robotic Cameraman Tracks Moving Objects

News, Embedded, Higher Education / Academia, Image Processing, Jetson, Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Media & Entertainment, Video Processing

Nadeem Mohammad, posted Apr 21 2016

A team of students and alumni from UC Santa Cruz developed a prototype device called Raven that clips onto a GoPro camera and automatically tracks a selected target with the help of computer vision.

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6 Companies That Rocked Embedded World with the Jetson TX1

Embedded Computing, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Mar 10 2016

NVIDIA’s booth was rocking at last week’s Embedded World 2016, in Nuremberg, Germany, as a raft of companies showed what our Jetson TX1 supercomputing module can do.

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Ready for Takeoff: Off-the-Shelf Jetson TX1 Carrier Boards Let Developers Soar

Embedded Computing, Enterprise, mobile, Jetson

Lan Malin, posted Feb 23 2016

Developers looking to bring deep learning to drones, robots and other embedded computing applications can now get a head start. Connect Tech Inc.

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Coolest Course Ever: MIT Prof Spurs Students to Build Robotic Racecars from Jetson TK1 Kits

Jetson, Corporate

Lan Malin, posted Dec 03 2015

Four robot mini-cars. A complex network of tunnels. A race against the clock. This was the final test crafted by an MIT professor for what could be the greatest college class ever.

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Continents Apart, Two Students Share a Common Language: They Speak Robot

Corporate, mobile, Embedded Computing, Jetson, mobility

Lan Malin, posted Oct 28 2015

Two students, separated by different cultures and thousands of miles, share a common language. They speak robot. Doctoral candidate Raffaello Bonghi splits his time between Italy and France. Ryan Beethe is an undergrad in Colorado.

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