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Houston, TX /

Telepresence Robot Project Meetup

TXRX Labs 205 Roberts St , Houston, TX (map)

This is a Houston Robotics Club meetup for the Telepresence Robot Project also known as A.R.I.E.L.

To understand what a telepresence robot is, checkout the following commercial telepresence robots:

• Origibot: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/origibot-remote-telepresence-robot-w-gripper

• Beam+: https://www.suitabletech.com/beam-plus/

• DORA: http://doraplatform.com/

Houston Robotics Club Github Page:https://github.com/Houston-Robotics-Club/ariel

Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/HoustonRobotics

Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCALQS8KowU8S5Ry0ySKbLDA

Twitter: https://twitter.com/HTXRoboticsClub 

During these meetups, we will be working on:

• Creating an outline of the robot's code.

• Using WebRTC to develop the host's browser based program.

• Designing the chassis.

• Developing the base circuit.

• Deciding on the battery, motors and sensors.

• Learning from each other

• And more... (Including chatting about everything else in the world)

A.R.I.E.L. - Avatar Robot for Imaging and Electronic Liaison (thanks Eric for the awesome name idea).

Note: This meetup is open to everyone. So even if you missed the last meetup, you can still come.

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