September 30, 2015 (1 comment)
Pixy is compatible with Arduino, Raspberry Pi and Beaglebone Black. And now Pixy is compatible with LEGO Mindstorms. We added several new pages to the wiki and a separate version of firmware for the LEGO version of Pixy. Pixy for LEGO is available through RobotShop.
August 11, 2015 (5 comments)
We have a new PixyMon (2.0.8) and firmware (2.0.12) release. Included in this release is support for LEGO Mindstorms, improved teaching algorithms, embedded configuration menus, signature labels, and multiple Pixy support in PixyMon. New firmware version 2.0.12 is included with PixyMon version 2.0.8.
New firmware and PixyMon release (version 2.0.6). This version fixes several issues with PixyMon. New firmware (version 2.0.8) offers improved performance with libpixyusb and fixes an issue with lost parameters in flash. New Arduino library (version 0.1.7) fixes an issue with SPI where you needed to be receiving blocks to issue servo or LED commands.
New firmware and PixyMon release (version 2.0.4). This version offers improved detection accuracy, simplified and effective color signature adjustments, improved button-teach method, improved implementation of color codes, new features added to the serial interfaces, and saving and loading of onboard Pixy parameters. Check out the details here.
New firmware and PixyMon release (version 1.0.2beta). This version supports color codes and has various other tweaks under the hood. Check out the details here.
libpixyusb (beta) is available. This library allows you to talk with Pixy over USB with your own programs --- great for Raspberry Pi or Beagle Bone computers! Check it out here.
Arduino Due support added -- download here.
New PixyMon (ver 0.1.49) that fixes firmware upload issue that some computers were experiencing. New PixyMon source distribution is now available in the Files section, that makes it easy to build on Mac and Windows (in addition to Linux).
Preliminary Linux PixyMon is available. Check it out! Tell us if it works, doesn't work, what you needed to do to make it work. Thanks!
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