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L4T and JetPack on NVIDIA Jetson TX1

July 13, 2016 kangalow 11

I have been reading the Jetson Forum lately and there seems to be a general confusion as to the relationship between JetPack and Linux for Tegra (L4T) version 24.1. A reader wrote in and asked a related question which I actually knew the answer to! This is a rare enough Read more …

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Coming back from hiatus …

June 10, 2016 kangalow 4

Just a programming note, Jetsonhacks is coming back from spring hiatus within the next few days. Over the last few weeks, next seasons projects have beens shaping up nicely. There has been a very interesting development in RGBD sensing (3D vision) that we’ll show how to bring to the Jetson Read more …

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Jetson – Allow Graphics without HDMI

May 3, 2016 kangalow 10

On a recent project with a rushed development schedule, there was a little issue. The workaround of booting the Jetson into a graphics desktop without a monitor attached is worth sharing. Background As is the case with a lot of projects that involve visual processing, the example framework for this Read more …

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See you at GTC 2016

April 2, 2016 kangalow 0

I’ll be in San Jose next week at GTC 2016. Hope to see you there! I will be bringing the Matrice Tegra Drone and the Jetson Racecar that we’ve been working on over the last few months. The hall will start filling up soon for a bunch of good lectures, Read more …

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Jetson TK1 Interface Boards Update

March 17, 2016 kangalow 0

EasyTK1_IO Mauro Soligo recently announced that EasyTK1_IO is now available on Katodo.com in kit form. Several roboticists in the Jetson community are using the EasyTK1_IO for interfacing their Jetsons with their robots, including Walter Lucetti over at Myzharbot and Rafaello Bonghi (who has a blog over at Officine Robotiche) who Read more …

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Autonomous Deep Learning Robot

February 1, 2016 kangalow 6

The Autonomous Deep Learning Robot is a TurtleBot 2 compatible robot which uses a NVIDIA Jetson TK1 Development Kit for its processor. The company Autonomous recently began delivery of the product, and uses the Jetsons TK1 GPU for deep learning acceleration. Simon Birrell over at Artificial Human Companions recently wrote Read more …

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State of JetsonHacks 2015

December 31, 2015 kangalow 1

First, I want to thank everyone for viewing JetsonHacks.com, and wish everyone an absolutely fantastic 2016. I thought it would be fun to recap some statistics about the website, and look ahead for what’s in store. It’s the time of year to look back and reflect so that one can Read more …

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Personal TeraFlop Climate Simulator Article

December 16, 2015 kangalow 0

I enjoyed an article from Chiefo entitled Personal TeraFlop Climate Simulator for How Much? The article covers some personal experience running super computers at Apple Computers in the 1990s, along with the associated costs for running high end computing resources back then. There is a nice discussion of different processor Read more …

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Site Redesign – Pardon the Dust

November 9, 2015 kangalow 2

When JetsonHacks started about 18 months ago, I was happy to just post some articles and videos out there and have people read and look at them. First and foremost, thank you for reading the articles and watching the videos to make the site a success! To give you a Read more …

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YUV CSI Cameras on Jetson TK1

September 14, 2015 kangalow 6

An article over on the antmicro blog discusses how to install YUV cameras on the NVIDIA Jetson TK1. The cameras run from the CSI lanes on the J3 header. Antmicro is working on developing Linux drivers for the following YUV sensors/chips: Omni Vision OV5640, 5Mpx sensor, 1080p@30fps Analog Devices ADV7280M, Read more …