JetsonHacksNano Github Updates – December 2019

January 4, 2020 kangalow 4

With the release of JetPack 4.3, L4T 32.3.1 is now available for the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Several of the JetsonHacksNano Github repositories on the JetsonHacksNano account have been updated to support this release. Note that previous releases can be found in the ‘release’ section of each repository. CSI-Camera Read more …


State of JetsonHacks 2019

December 31, 2019 kangalow 0

The end of the decade. Let me start by thanking everyone for participating in the JetsonHacks community. Background When I first started JetsonHacks in 2014, one of the goals was to get a better understanding of social media through application. By training, I am a software engineer so I understand Read more …

RealSense Install

Install RealSense Camera in 5 minutes – Jetson Nano

December 22, 2019 kangalow 11

You can now install an Intel RealSense camera on a NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit in under 5 minutes! Looky here: Background Over the last several years we have been installing Intel RealSense on Jetson Development Kits through a painful process of patching the Linux kernel, compiling kernel modules and Read more …

Deep Learning

JetPack 4.3 Release

December 17, 2019 kangalow 4

JetPack 4.3 – L4T R32.3.1 is now available! There are a whole bunch of great new features. Two that are particularly noteworthy: OTA Update – Over the Air Updates (!!!) A new Debian package server is now in place to host all NVIDIA JetPack-L4T components for installation and future JetPack Read more …

Adafruit PiOLED + Nano
Jetson Nano

Adafruit PiOLED on Jetson Nano

December 3, 2019 kangalow 2

The Adafruit PiOLED is a useful addition for many projects on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Looky here: Background One of the first public tech demos of the Jetson Nano is the JetBot. The JetBot is an open-source, entry level robot that specializes in teaching entry level deep learning. Read more …

Nano Ice Tower Cooler
Jetson Nano

Jetson Nano – Extreme Cooling

November 30, 2019 kangalow 1

Our friends over at ETA Prime recently shot an Extreme Cooling video about using the ICE Tower Cooler from Seeed Studio on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit. Looky here: In an earlier article, Jetson Nano – Add a Fan!, we installed a  Noctua A4x20 5V PWM fan on our Read more …

More Swap Memory - Jetson Nano
Jetson Nano

Jetson Nano – Even More Swap

November 28, 2019 kangalow 11

Swap memory is now part of the default NVIDIA Jetson Nano distribution. Here’s how to change the amount of swap memory in use. Looky here: Background Recent releases of L4T/JetPack enable swap memory as part of the default distribution. You may remember an earlier article on JetsonHacks, Jetson Nano – Read more …

OpenCV 4 on Jetson Nano

OpenCV 4 + CUDA on Jetson Nano

November 22, 2019 kangalow 33

Building OpenCV 4 with CUDA support on the NVIDIA Jetson Nano Developer Kit can be a bit of a chore. Here’s some help. Looky here: Background In an earlier article, 5 Things about OpenCV on Jetson, we discuss some of the reasons which you may want to build OpenCV from Read more …

OpenCV Discussion

5 Things about OpenCV on Jetson

November 15, 2019 kangalow 2

Running OpenCV on Jetson Dev Kits has more nuance than many people expect. Looky here: Background OpenCV is the most popular computer vision library in the world. There are many gems of algorithms and downright computer vision goodness in there. At the same time, OpenCV is what we call in Read more …