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RoboControl

RoboControl and iRoboControl

What's new in RoboControl 3.0 and iRoboControl 3.0

RoboControl 3.0 and iRoboControl 3.0 released in April 2013 include the following new capabilities:

  • Mindstorms NXT robotic platform now supported.
  • Velocity control.
  • Email and SMS alerts with Gmail.
  • Sensors tracking dashboards with MyRobots and ThingSpeak.
  • Social networking with Facebook.
  • Web server and browser embedded in the application.
  • Simplified installation.
  • User's guide now available on RoboticApp.com.

iRoboControl requires RoboServer to provide these capabilities which is available separatly. RoboServer is already included with RoboControl.

Control your robot from anywhere using any ware

RoboControl is a remote control for your robot. Control your robot from anywhere using any ware. Any browser. Any device. Any platform. Order your robot to vacuum the floor at the push of a button while at home or halfway around the World. Verify it is docked properly and its battery is charging using its sensors. Perfect for controlling your robot locally at home or remotely from anywhere else.

Remote monitoring with your robot, an iPod touch and RoboWebCam

RoboControl provides remote mobile surveillance using your robot, an iPod touch and RoboWebCam. No need to worry about leaving your pets at home alone for the day anymore. Now you can check that they are safe and sound using your smart phone or any other device with a Web browser and Internet connectivity. Perfect for monitoring your home remotely while you're away.

Telepresence with your robot, an iPod touch and Skype

RoboControl provides telepresence using your robot, an iPod touch and Skype. No need to miss out completely on home activities when you're on a business trip anymore. Now you can be there via a robotic avatar that can see, listen, talk and move around. It's like having Skype on wheels. Perfect for sharing special moments with loved ones as if you were there.

RoboControl

Features

RoboControl provides the following features:

  • Web remote control graphical user interface.
  • Send commands to your robot.
  • Receive sensor data from your robot.
  • Remote monitoring using the camera of an iPod touch mounted on your robot and RoboWebCam.
  • Telepresence using the camera of an iPod touch mounted on your robot and Skype.
  • Email and SMS alerts with Gmail.
  • Sensors tracking dashboards with MyRobots and ThingSpeak.
  • Social networking with Facebook.
  • Web server and browser embedded in the application.
  • Client running on any browser, any device and any platform (limited to a PC or a Mac when using telepresence with Skype).
  • Server running on Windows.
  • Web application.

Requirements

RoboControl requires the following components:

  • Client computer or device running any operating system with a Web browser and Internet connectivity (optimized for iPhone/iPod touch running iOS with Safari).
  • Server computer running Windows XP, Vista, 7 or 8 (32 or 64 bit) with Bluetooth wireless and Internet connectivity.
  • Roomba (any model manufactured after October 2005), Create or Mindstorms NXT.
  • RooTooth Bluetooth device (required only for Roomba and Create).
  • iPod touch 4th generation with mounting device (required only for remote monitoring and telepresence).
  • Solar charger for iPod touch with adhesive Velcro (required only for remote monitoring and telepresence).
  • RoboWebCam application (required only for remote monitoring).

RoboControl Screens

To view detailed specifications on RoboControl.

To view the RoboControl User's Guide.

To view a storyboard of RoboControl version 2.0 (screens only without connectivity to a robot).

To order your copy of RoboControl (including RoboServer). Only $9.99!

iRoboControl

iRoboControl is the iOS native version of RoboControl. It provides the same capabilities as RoboControl except telepresence. It runs on the iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad mini with Internet connectivity. iRoboControl requires RoboServer. To know more about RoboServer.

Features

iRoboControl provides the following features:

  • Native iOS remote control graphical user interface.
  • Send commands to your robot.
  • Receive sensor data from your robot.
  • Monitor your home remotely using the camera of an iPod touch mounted on your robot and RoboWebCam.
  • Email and SMS alerts with Gmail.
  • Sensors tracking dashboards with MyRobots and ThingSpeak.
  • Social networking with Facebook.
  • Client running on iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad mini (optimized for iPhone/iPod touch).
  • Server running on Windows.
  • iOS native application.

iRoboControl requires RoboServer to provide these features.

Requirements

iRoboControl requires the following components:

  • iPhone, iPod touch, iPad or iPad mini with Internet connectivity (optimized for iPhone/iPod touch).
  • RoboServer on server computer running Windows XP, Vista, 7 or 8 (32 or 64 bit) with Bluetooth wireless and Internet connectivity.
  • Roomba (any model manufactured after October 2005), Create or Mindstorms NXT.
  • RooTooth Bluetooth device (required only for Roomba and Create).
  • iPod touch 4th generation with mounting device (required only for remote monitoring).
  • Solar charger for iPod touch with adhesive Velcro (required only for remote monitoring).
  • RoboWebCam application (required only for remote monitoring).

RoboControl Screens

To view detailed specifications on iRoboControl.

To view the iRoboControl User's Guide.

To order your copy of iRoboControl from the Apple App Store (requires RoboServer available separately). Only $9.99!

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