Thursday, May 10, 2007

The fun side of JavaOne 2007

There's more to JavaOne than listening to presentations. You could...

View a 3D world:

Watch (and buy for around $300 US) a fully Java-programmable robot with MP3 and MPEG video playback:

Use the Java real-time API's to write a control program for a race car and try to have it be the fastest around the track (without falling off):

I have some video clips of the robot dancing to some music and the race car doing fine, until it falls off the banked turn, but I need to figure out how to post them. More to come...

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