MK802 II Mini PC Now Costs as Much as Raspberry Pi Model B. Let’s Compare Them!

MK802 mini PC quickly went viral as it launched in May 2012 for $74 US, and since then many Chinese manufacturers have jumped into the market bringing both new faster devices, and the price down. AllWinner A10s, a low cost version of AllWinner A10 used in MK802, was also launched specifically for this market to bring costs even lower. Today, …

MK802 II Mini PC Now Costs as Much as Raspberry Pi Model B. Let’s Compare Them!

MK802 mini PC quickly went viral as it launched in May 2012 for $74 US, and since then many Chinese manufacturers have jumped into the market bringing both new faster devices, and the price down. AllWinner A10s, a low cost version of AllWinner A10 used in MK802, was also launched specifically for this market to bring costs even lower. Today, …

Using The PrimeSense 3D Sensor With ROS

PrimeSense is the company that provided the technology behind Microsoft’s Kinect Anyone can buy a Kinect and it has become a popular research platform because it delivers a 3D image to a host processor. Some systems utilize webcams to generate 3D info but this can be very processor intensive (see Webcams For Gesture Recognition And More Vision Tricks). PrimseSense …