Wednesday, June 8, 2011

Out of the box thinking from Nintendo with the new Wii U

The "U" is for you - a more personalized Wii to capture the causal gaming market. More:

Friday, June 3, 2011

How I fixed the flickering screen on my NXT robot

Hey it worked! I fixed one of the NXT robots I use in my AVA classes! I'm so proud of myself. ;-) Now we'll have an extra NXT brain in case something happens to one of them.

Here is how I did it in case it happens to your Mindstorms Nxt -

Text to Speech Movie Maker

At my last Scratch class I was asked if Scratch could do text to speech instead of recording vocal tracks. It can not...but I did recently find a text to speech movie making software that allows one to create rather robotic but usable text to speech animated movies.