Class Notes, 7 Nov

Not shown in class, a guide to making mechanical automata.  I think many of these could be made on a laser cutter or 3d printed.

507 Mechanical Movements.

Multiplexers, shift registers, and how to read a data sheet

The Arduino Playground guide the 4051, including the spiffy Arduino bitRead() call.

Instructables page on how to use the 74HC595 shift register.

The Sparkfun guide to reading a data sheet.

An interactive toy that passes “the tigoe test”

Paro, an interactive therapeutic robotic toy, now used in treatment for a variety of mental health problems.

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