U.S. Police Already Using ‘Spot’ Robot From Boston Dynamics in the Real World

Massachusetts State Police (MSP) has been quietly testing ways to use the four-legged Boston Dynamics robot known as Spot, according to new documents obtained by the American Civil Liberties Union of Massachusetts.
And while Spot isn’t equipped with a weapon just yet, the documents provide a terrifying peek at our RoboCop future.

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My Arduino based WS2811 RGB Christmas light show setup.

I’m working on a full write up of my Christmas light show from 2018, my second year doing Christmas lights.
You can find the article in our forums.

Christmas Light setup – 2018

I’ve also provided the Arduino source code I used in my setup, for both Relay control as well as WS2811 RGB LED control.
This software interfaces with Vixen 3 running on a computer in my garage and allows Vixen to talk to the Arduinos and control my display.