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Coding with Robot Arms
Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Computers / Programming
This book will show you how to program several virtual robotic arms. The book provides a step by step guide to coding a robotic arm. Describes all of the robotic arm parts. This book starts with a simple pick and place robot moving onto a rail guided robot. The book covers robotic arm welding.
Puss' Fortune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
We've all heard stories about the old woman leaving her money to her cat, but you've never read what happens afterward quite like "Puss' Fortune." Satiric, chilling, heartbreaking, and mind-bending, Daniel R. Robichaud offers a fabulist vision tackling questions of responsibility in the form of a not-quite faerie tale.
Change of State First Phase
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Change of State is a two part novel. In "First Phase" the world is divided between Unionians, who understand, use and keep developing new technology and Outsiders, who don't. However, a sense of optimism pervades the book. The narrative is influenced by today's scientific, technological, and social awareness and lets the readers experience a tomorrow that could be.
Born on Mars
Series: On Mars, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Jake resents being born on Mars in a failing colony abandoned by Earth. Sickness plagues his family and they lack vital resources to maintain their systems. Then a discovery puts Jake in contact with another colony that recently arrived, half a planet away. But visiting the newcomers is more perilous than he imagined.
Robotics And Virtuality - How The Future Will Be Transformed By Robotics And Virtual Reality
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
Although we cannot defeat the laws of physiology and physics, technology in the future might allow us to trick them.
A Time Of Uncertainty
Series: Mabus Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
In worlds being torn apart by the merging process initiated by Mabus, groups of disjointed adventurers struggle to find loved ones and stop Mabus’ insane plans for the subjugation of all life on the planets.
Junk Bot Wizard
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Eric lived his life on a garbage world, a heaping mound orbiting a solar body so close the heat tore through its core and turned weak scraps to cinders. His dwelling protected him and Eric built bots to do outdoor chores and scavenge for supplies. An early morning, one of his drones returned with a toy that managed to survive the fires of his world. Buried inside was a love not forgotten.
On a Robotics Team...
Price: Free! Words: 220. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Computers and technology
This is a children's picture book about what it's like to be on a FIRST FTC robotics team. This book was written by junior high and high school students to help young kids become interested in robotics.
Being Human
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
How do you explain humanity to a machine? When Alek, a SimAid designed to perform domestic chores, experiences blackouts and awakens in a strange lab, he confides in his scientist owners' ten-year-old daughter, Bean. As their unlikely friendship develops, Bean helps Alek not only to understand human behaviour, but to discover the truth behind his unusual upgrades.
The Logos Probe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The year is 2080. And life is brutal - even for the rich. Alexander Logos is the Edison of his age. But all his brilliant innovations can't save him from the the terrors of new medical advances - and the obscene pact between his daughter and his wife. This near-future saga presents a future you never imagined. And follows the techniques of life-extension to its logical, and ironic, conclusion!