first thoughts re Nanonote

Wolfgang Spraul wolfgang at qi-hardware.com
Thu Sep 10 02:48:33 EDT 2009


Nelson & Carlos,

> > I think that the arduino's success is the API, so, many people for
> > different  areas  (music, artists, etc) can use it in easy way.
...
> Arduino as popular as it is now. It's something you think you don't
> need... But I guess the APIs is what people get to like the most.

Yes make it 3. I also believe it's the stability of the API. More than
anything else I hope the NanoNote can become a stable platform with stable
APIs for 5 years at least, better 10 :-)
Good software, especially free software, needs time...

Wolfgang

On Wed, Sep 09, 2009 at 02:09:17PM -0500, Nelson Castillo wrote:
> On Wed, Sep 9, 2009 at 12:08 PM, Carlos Camargo <cicamargoba at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Hi
> >
> >>
> >> > NN could be a great tool for kids
> >>    to learn programming.
> >
> > Yes, I'm thinking in an application like Logo Blocks [1], or Turtle art [2]
> >
> >
> >>
> >> > [future] adding an FPGA would be a
> >>    significant differentiator.
> >
> > I agree,  we can use this FPGA to interfaz Nano with real Hardware, like
> > robots, acquisition cards, etc
> >
> >>
> >> > [just noodling] NN and Ardurino
> >>    might (??) be used together in creative ways
> >>
> >
> > I think that the arduino's success is the API, so, many people for
> > different  areas  (music, artists, etc) can use it in easy way.
> 
> I agree.
> 
> It amazes me to see how practitioners and artists have made the
> Arduino as popular as it is now. It's something you think you don't
> need... But I guess the APIs is what people get to like the most.
> 
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