In this episode of The Maker Show, join Ian Philpot and Jared Rhodes as they combine the worlds of real-time communication and web robotics to make a sword fighting Lego Bionicle. Ian and Jared first start with a UWP app and the Microsoft Band SDK to grab accelerometer data, then using Signalr they send that data up to Azure and back down to a Raspberry Pi that drives our Lego's sword. Using these technologies, we can enable users to control robots, cars, or even drones from across the planet.
Drones, hmmm... I have an idea. Hey Jared...
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