Librealsense Update

Librealsense Update – NVIDIA Jetson TX Dev Kits

July 10, 2018 kangalow 4

Recently the Intel Librealsense Development Team added CUDA support to the Librealsense SDK. Here’s how to install it on the Jetson TX Dev kits. Looky here: Background As you may recall, we added CUDA support to librealsense in a previous article, Now with CUDA! Intel RealSense D400 cameras – NVIDIA Read more …

Deep Learning

New L4T Releases – NVIDIA Jetson TK1 and Jetson TX2

June 15, 2018 kangalow 0

NVIDIA announces the availability of version 21.7 of L4T for the Jetson TK1 Development Kit, and version L4T 28.2.1 for the Jetson TX2/TX2i Development Kits. Jetson TK1 The L4T 21.7 software maintenance release for the Jetson TK1 is available at: There are a couple of useful bug fixes. Here Read more …


Build OpenCV 3.4 with CUDA on NVIDIA Jetson TX1

June 4, 2018 kangalow 4

For OpenCV to use CUDA acceleration on the NVIDIA Jetson TX1 running L4T 28.2 (JetPack 3.2), you will need to build OpenCV from source. Looky here: Background With the latest release of L4T, 28.2, OpenCV version 3.3 may be installed through the JetPack installer. At the time of the L4T Read more …


NVIDIA Jetson Xavier Announcement

June 4, 2018 kangalow 4

There is a lot of news in the Jetson world today. I know that a lot of it may be obscured by the big news that the JetsonHacks YouTube Channel just passed over one million views. Thanks for watching! We will cover the other events here just so they are Read more …

GPU Activity Monitor

GPU Activity Monitor – NVIDIA Jetson TX Dev Kit

May 29, 2018 kangalow 0

Sometimes you just want to see how hard the GPU is working. Enter the GPU Activity Monitor. Looky here: Background Traditionally if you want to see how busy a Linux system is, you can use a graphical tool like System Monitor. The CPU, memory and networking and a wide variety Read more …

Kernel TX1

Build Kernel and Modules – NVIDIA Jetson TX1

April 21, 2018 kangalow 2

In this article, we cover building the kernel and modules for the NVIDIA Jetson TX1 running L4T 28.2. We also build the CH341 module, which is a USB to serial converter. Looky here: Background Note: This article is for intermediate users. You should be familiar with the purpose of the Read more …

Skydio R1 Jetson Module

Skydio R1 – Jetson TX1 Based Self-Flying Camera

February 14, 2018 kangalow 0

So you’ve been working on your Jetson TX1 project for a while, and need a little inspiration. It turns out that there’s a group of people at Skydio that put together a very impressive product around the Jetson TX1. Here’s a very nice and informative preview video of the Skydio Read more …

Lex Fridman @ MIT
Deep Learning

Deep Learning for Self-Driving Cars

January 31, 2018 kangalow 2

The course MIT 6.S094: Deep Learning for Self-Driving Cars is currently in session. Course instructor Dr. Lex Fridman states that “Our goal is to release 1 lecture every other day until all 20 lectures and guest talks are out. It’s important to me to make this course free and open Read more …
Information 72 Hour Self Driving Car Challenge

January 25, 2018 kangalow 1

Let’s say that you are tired of fiddling around with scale cars and the idea of being confined where your car drives. Break out of that rut with during a long weekend in Brisbane, Australia! In the 72 hour challenge you will build a full size self-driving car Read more …