Introducing Microsoft’s AirSim, an open-source simulator for autonomous vehicles built on Unreal Engine

Microsoft AirSim is an open-source, cross-platform simulation platform for autonomous systems including autonomous cars, wheeled robotics, aerial drones, and even static IoT devices. It works as a plugin for Epic Games’ Unreal Engine. There is also an experimental release for the Unity game engine. (Packtpub) The post Introducing Microsoft’s AirSim, an open-source simulator for autonomous vehicles built on Unreal Engine appeared first on Linux.com. Read more

Riding The Nostalgia Train With A 6502 From The Ground Up

In the very early days of the PC revolution the only way to have a computer was to build one, sometimes from a kit but often from scratch. For the young, impoverished hobbyist, leafing through the pages of Popular Electronics was difficult, knowing that the revolution was passing you by. And just like that, the days of homebrewing drew to a close, forced into irrelevance by commodity beige boxes. Computing... Read more

Automatic Nerf Blaster via @3Dmakernoob

@3DMakerNoob shared on YouTube:Automatic Nerf Blaster via @3Dmakernoob Every Thursday is 3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication for making solid objects from digital models. Recently, we have noticed electronics projects integrated with 3D printed enclosures, brackets, and sculptures, so each Thursday we celebrate and highlight these bold pioneers!Have you considered building a 3D project around an Arduino or other microcontroller? How about printing... Read more

Customizable PCB Holder

Kaffeeapparat shared on Thingiverse:Customizable PCB HolderThis is an improved Version of https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3752530 with the main difference being, that it is uses M4 cylindrical head screws instead of countersunk M4 screws. It has also the big addition, that it is adaptable to different PCB sizes. That is achieved through the spreadsheet functionality in freecad. I made a few working examples fitting these PCBs (*https://amzn.to/2Z9HYOr). Every Thursday is 3dthursday here at Adafruit!... Read more

Puzzle Plane

Dan-Andrei Marinescu shared on Thingiverse:Puzzle PlaneI find the Puzzle Plane https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:3255904 to be a wonderful thing to print with my Easy CoreXY 3D Printer and a great toy for kids. The idea behind this Remix was to simplify the design a little and to offer a safe and easy solution to fixate the magnets. Every Thursday is 3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion and dedication... Read more

PyPortal Sandwich Case

Aaron NielsenPyPortal Sandwich CaseThis is a case for an Adafruit PyPortal along with the PowerBoost 100c and a 2500 mAh battery. The loops on top are for conference badge use. It is held together with M2 bolts and nuts. The bolt heads and nuts are recessed into the case. The OpenSCAD code can be found here:https://github.com/anielsen001/pyportal-sandwich Every Thursday is 3dthursday here at Adafruit! The DIY 3D printing community has passion... Read more

TinkerCAD Skeleton Kit

Carl Jordan shared on Thingiverse:TinkerCAD Skeleton Kit This is not my design. This was a free kit inside TinkerCAD. I just thought I’d share it for those that don’t use TinkerCAD. See picture of TinkerCAD screen showing where to find it. This model stands 7.25 inches tall. After cleaning up the joints and lubricating them, this thing is extremely posable. You can put it in almost any position, and it... Read more