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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 …

Interfacing GPIO on the Jetson TX1 with a breadboard
GPIO/I2C

GPIO Interfacing – NVIDIA Jetson TX1

December 29, 2015 kangalow 36

Interfacing with the Jetson TX1 GPIO (General Purpose Input/Output) subsystem can be accomplished with a small “C” programming language library and knowledge of the J21 expansion header. Looky here: Background In a previous JetsonHacks article GPIO Interfacing – NVIDIA Jetson TK1, we covered how to interface with the Jetson TK1 Read more …

Climate Simulator Article
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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 …

Jetduino Board Layout
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Jetduino Jetson TK1 Interface Board

December 10, 2015 kangalow 0

Dr. David Cofer over at NeuroRoboticTech has announced significant progress on the Jetduino project for the NVIDIA Jetson TK1 Development Kit. You will certainly want to sign up for the NeuroRobotic Technologies newsletter for this one. Jetduino Background As you may recall from earlier articles here on JetsonHacks, Dr. Cofer Read more …

I2C Connection for Jetson TX1
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GPIO/I2C on Jetson TX1 – LIDAR-Lite v2 Installation

December 8, 2015 kangalow 15

Interfacing with GPIO/I2C on the NVIDIA Jetson TX1 Development Kit is slightly different than it’s little brother, the Jetson TK1. This is mainly because the GPIO header is physically different on the Jetson TX1, which uses a 2.54mm IDC type of connector, similar to the physical connectors on Arduinos and Read more …

Using the JetsonHacks script to install Caffe.
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Caffe Deep Learning Framework – NVIDIA Jetson TX1

December 7, 2015 kangalow 20

Note: This article has been updated to use Caffe with cuDNN. cuDNN is a NVIDIA provided GPU-accelerated library for deep neural networks which can more than double performance. For 64-bit L4T please visit: 64-bit Caffe. For 32-bit L4T please visit: 32-bit Caffe. In an earlier article on running the Caffe Read more …

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Serial Console – NVIDIA Jetson TK1 Development Kit

December 2, 2015 kangalow 1

A Serial Console is a useful tool for embedded development, remote access, and those times when the development kit has issues that you need to sneak around to observe. Here’s a simple approach for adding a serial console to a Jetson TK1. Looky here: Serial Console Background Installation Because the Read more …

Attached serial console cable to a Jetson TX1 Development Kit
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Serial Console – NVIDIA Jetson TX1

December 1, 2015 kangalow 6

A Serial Console is a useful tool for embedded development, remote access, and those times when the development kit has issues that you need to sneak around to observe. Here’s a simple approach for adding a serial console. Looky here: Serial Console Background The story of serial data transfer over Read more …