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LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Hacker's Guide

LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT Hacker's Guide
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Build and Program Over 20 Challenging Design Projects with the New Generation of LEGO® MINDSTORMS®!

More powerful and intuitive than ever, LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT is a new robotics toolset that enables you to build and program all kinds of projects. The LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT Hacker's Guide explores this new generation of LEGO® MINDSTORMS®, providing a collection of projects, how-to expertise, insider tips, and over 500 illustrations to help you become an expert NXT hacker.

You'll Learn About:
  • The all-new NXT intelligent brick
  • The interactive servo motors with rotation sensors that align speed for precise control
  • The ultrasonic sensor that allows robots to "see" by responding to movement
  • The improved light and touch sensors that let robots detect color and feel
  • LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT Hacker's Guide Features:
  • 20+ projects that can each be completed in just 30 minutes
  • Expert, insightful commentary by a member of the LEGO® MINDSTORMS® Developer Program
  • A hands-on account of the new technologies and expanded sensor capabilities of LEGO® MINDSTORMS® NXT
  • A collection of 10 hacking projects with step-by-step instructions
  • A portfolio of 12 exciting design projects featuring R. Buckminster Fuller's Geodesic Dome, Rem Koolhaas' Seattle Central Library, and the world's first NXT wristwatch
  • Complete disclosure about a "secret" game that is hidden inside every LEGO® MINDSTORMS® kit
  • An in-depth guide to the NXT programming language
  • A special LEGO factory kit offer available only to readers of this book
Inside This Groundbreaking NXT Reference:
  • Your First Robot
  • Stupid RCX Tricks
  • Save Your RIS
  • As Smart as a Brick
  • MOVE IT! With Servo Motors
  • Hmm, I Sense Something
  • Yes, But I Don't Know How to Program
  • Testing, Testing: On, Trouble Shoot
  • Katherine's Best Hacking Projects
  • Katherine's Design Fun House
  • NXT Programming Language Guide
  • NXT Elements
  • NXT Resources.

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