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GTC 2015

Jetson TK1 Vehicles – GTC 2015

March 24, 2015 kangalow 0

There were several Jetson TK1 based robotic vehicles at the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) 2015 in San Jose, California. Looky here: Officine Robotiche – Jetson Champs In the NVIDIA booth, there were two members of Officine Robotiche: Raffaello Bonghi and Walter “Myzhar” Lucetti both from Italy. Their robots are based Read more …

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GTC 2015

Airborne Jetson TK1 Drones – GTC 2015

March 23, 2015 kangalow 0

There were a couple of Jetson TK1 based airborne drones at the GPU Technology Conference 2015 in San Jose, California. Parrot An impressive demonstration was put on by the Parrot “Kalamos”. Looky here: The video is a little dark and shaky due to the lighting conditions in the hall and, Read more …

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GTC 2015

GTC 2015

March 23, 2015 kangalow 1

I have returned from GPU Technology Conference (GTC) 2015, which was the best conference that I have attended in the last 10 years. Over the course of the next several days, I’ll write up some of the interesting sights I saw (mostly about Jetson TK1 and Tegra K1/X1 based such Read more …

GTC 2015 in San Jose, CA
GTC 2015

GPU Technology Conference – March 17-20, 2015

March 13, 2015 kangalow 1

I will be at the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) next week in San Jose, California. There is an area in the exhibit area for the Jetson community, stop by and say hello! The Myzhar robot will be in that area, and I’m planning on showing a little Kinect based vision Read more …

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Operating System

After LT4 21.3 Flash Setup – NVIDIA Jetson TK1

March 10, 2015 kangalow 9

After flashing a Jetson with stock LT4 21.3 (See Jetpack 1.1 Installation), there are some setup tweaks that make the system more suitable for desktop use. Looky here: The scripts have been placed in a repository on Github: https://github.com/jetsonhacks/postFlash. Installation The above video was shot immediately after the Jetson was Read more …

Operating System

JetPack 1.1 – NVIDIA Jetson TK1 Development Pack

March 9, 2015 kangalow 11

A few months ago, I wrote an article about using a beta version of JetPack to install development tools and flash OS images to the Jetson TK1 Development Kit. Since then, JetPack has graduated from being a beta product, and a new version of Linux for Tegra (L4T) has been Read more …

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Information

Article on adding SPI kernel support

March 6, 2015 kangalow 5

David Cofer over at NeuroRobotic Technologies has written an excellent set of articles on how to enable the Jetson TK1’s touch screen SPI to communicate with other devices at speeds up to 25 MHz. The articles include background on the advantages of using this approach in real life applications, as Read more …

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Vision

Install Kinect V2 – Part II

March 3, 2015 kangalow 83

Update On April 2nd, Microsoft announced that they are consolidating the Kinect for Windows around a single sensor. They will discontinue “Kinect for Windows V2” described below. However the replacement will be a regular Xbox One Kinect Sensor Bar along with a Kinect Adapter for Windows which will provide a Read more …

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CUDA

Qt and CUDA on the Jetson TK1

March 3, 2015 kangalow 0

Laszlo Agocs over on the Qt blog has a write up on how to run Qt and CUDA on the NVIDIA Jetson TK1. Check it out! Qt Weekly #28: Qt and CUDA on the Jetson TK1