Click here to Skip to main content
12,503,749 members (29,590 online)

Hardware and Device Programming Competition

This competition has ended
Robot

Want to win a robot?

Do you program hardware? Want a robot? Enter our Hardware Competition!

Everybody wants a robot. Now all you have to do is submit an article related to hardware programming and you could have one.

The contest begins on Monday, September 13th, and runs until Saturday November 13th.

Here's How

  1. Submit an article on Code Project that releates to programming hardware.
  2. Make sure your article is tagged with the "Hardware" attribute.
  3. The highest three rated articles win!

At the end of the contest we will choose the best three articles and the winner will receive one of three hardware kits from Trossen Robotics.

What You Could Win

Robots!

First Prize

  • The Bioloid Robot Kit
    • 1 Bioloid CM-5 mcu (Atmel ATMega128) controller
    • 4 Dynamixel AX-12+ serially controlled servos
    • 1 Dynamixel AX-S1 sensor module
    • 1 Rechargeable NiMh battery pack (9.6V)
    • Bioloid Beginner Frame Set

Second Prize

  • RoboTurret Vision Tracking Kit
    • ISP available for custom programming
    • Sample PC Control Apps in .NET C# & Python
    • Open source Firmware
    • Dual Mode Operation - PC or Joystick control
    • 180 degrees of motion on each axis
    • RoboRealm® software - an application for use in computer vision, image analysis, and robotic vision systems

Third Prize

  • RFID Starter Kit
    • RedBee RFID reader
    • RFID tag variety pack (13)
    • Project CD with 5 Projects
    • USB Cable

The Rules

  1. Articles must follow the guidelines listed above.
  2. The article must be specific to hardware development
  3. No cheating, lying, stealing code, swashbuckling, or biting.
  4. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
  5. Only those who live in jurisdictions in which this contest is legal may enter.
  6. Winners outside the U.S. will have their prizes shipped via USPS and will have a slight delay in receiving prizes
  7. Any breach of the rules and the prize will be awarded to the runner up.
  8. By entering the contest you agree to the rules, conditions of entry, and agree that your member alias, member profile information, article, code and any other submitted material can be used for promotional purposes by The Code Project.
  9. By entering your article in the contest you agree that The Code Project can link to your article and all accompanying data or information for promotional purposes.

Conditions of Entry | Current winners list

Latest articles

by ridoy
A R/D approach to detect earth seismic activities with IoT and make an android device self aware to save your life.
by Grasshopper.iics
From unboxing to prototype, a complete C# and Node.js Intel Edison product development guide with a real time cloud biometric IoT project
by Henry Bobic
This is a simple application for creating the serial number based on HDD hardware code. It has 3 necessary part of serial number application(Request Code, Getting Serial Number and Confirming that)
by GProssliner
cobj is a preprocessor based generator for interface based polymorphism
by Elmue
An electronic door lock that replaces a mechanic key by an RFID card or RFID token.
by Nagaraj Krishnamurthy
This article goes into the details of how to write a Linux Device Driver for a pseudo Ethernet device simulated on a Qemu platform.


 
GeneralTAPI as Hardware Programming Pin
Vahagnah2-Oct-10 5:35
memberVahagnah2-Oct-10 5:35 
GeneralRe: TAPI as Hardware Programming Pin
sarah.wilson20-Oct-10 20:57
membersarah.wilson20-Oct-10 20:57 

General General    News News    Suggestion Suggestion    Question Question    Bug Bug    Answer Answer    Joke Joke    Praise Praise    Rant Rant    Admin Admin   

Use Ctrl+Left/Right to switch messages, Ctrl+Up/Down to switch threads, Ctrl+Shift+Left/Right to switch pages.


Advertise | Privacy | Mobile
Web02 | 2.8.160919.1 | Last Updated 13 Sep 2010
Copyright © CodeProject, 1999-2016
All Rights Reserved. Terms of Service
Layout: fixed | fluid