Danny Staple has been making robots and gadgets as a hobbyist founding the site Orionrobots in 2004 to showcase this. He makes videos and writes about his work with robots, along with mentoring kids at a local coder dojo and running Lego robotics kids clubs with Mindstorms. He's built with the Raspberry Pi, Arduino, ESP8266 and wrote the system "Bounce!", a visual programming language targetted at teaching IOT code on the ESP8266 NodeMCU platform.
Professionally he is a Software Engineer using Python for CI/CD and automation around embedded devices.
Talks I've Given
Learn Robotics Programming – Challenges and Trade-offs
Featuring Danny Staple
For this talk, new author Danny Staple is joining us to introduce his robots, his book, and the choices, challenges and trade-offs he needed to make when writing it.discovery robotics