Archive for September, 2011

View from a bridge

Sunday, September 18th, 2011
With apologies to Kim Wilde, its quite a commute but I am really enjoying it. I’ve spent most of the last 15 years driving all over the Bay Area anyway. Grabbed these shots while parked in one of the shoulder areas, was pretty dramatic!

Do not attempt

(Bonus Kim Wilde track!)

The Bosch Research and Technology Center, Palo Alto

Sunday, September 18th, 2011


This is where I find myself working for the next few months. It is a truly amazing place to work, what a Renaissance like center of learning and innovation it is.



Here is a robot’s eye view of my office location:



More information about their participation in the Willow Garage ROS program is here. And it uses Kinect, with Linux based drivers and a reference platform for all!



Another bonus for me is of course Bosch’s participation in the racing world, including being recently selected (along with McLaren!) for NASCAR’s switch from carburetor to fuel injection.

VideoUpLink for Mac version 1.4 now available

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011
Download it here. If you have VideoUpLink installed already, run “Check for Updates” on the About screen. Like VideoUpLink on Facebook for updates or @PhotoUpLink

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WiFi transfer of video from iPhone to Mac with VideoUpLink

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011