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Building the Misty Two-Factor Authentication Skill

Designed to look friendly and approachable, it’s understandable when people at first confuse Misty for a toy. Make no mistake, Misty’s capabilities mean she is ready to take on serious tasks. It’s these capabilities that are necessary to bring your code to life in the 3D world the way Misty does.  Last month, as we prepared for the launch of

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New Release THE MISTY II PLATFORM ROBOT IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE Misty Robotics is Breaking Down Barriers to Robotics and Accelerating Their Use in Businesses, Homes, Research, and Education Boulder, CO — October 30, 2019 — Misty Robotics, the creators of the Misty platform robot, today announced the general availability of Misty II, the first professional-grade platform robot. Misty

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Misty II Is Now Available!

Today, we’re announcing the general availability of Misty II! This means your code is no longer confined to a screen — It’s now in 3D. We’re ready for new developers to join our backers in building for Misty II. Since we started shipping to our crowdfunding backers in early September, I’ve been amazed at what people have already started to

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Misty’s Capacitive Touch Sensors

Misty has more than 25 sensors, six of which are capacitive touch sensors. Adam Citarella, Misty Robotics’ Senior Software Engineer, describes them as “the least specific intended use” sensors but that doesn’t mean they’re not important. We spoke to Adam about what capacitive touch sensors are, why Misty has them, how they can be leveraged in Misty skills, and how

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Misty Hears You… So What Comes Next?

The human brain uses several cues for sound localization including the intensity (loudness), timing, and the frequency of noise. Due to the need to detect and react timely to threats, humans have become quite good at locating the source of sound — within two degrees of space, in fact! For the hearing enabled, it’s the reason you can tell whether a

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Skill Spotlight: The Misty Conversation Skill

As more Misty’s are released into the wild, the Misty Team is excited to see the skills that developers build. Today, we’re talking Cameron Henneke, a developer from the Boulder area, about the Misty Conversation Skill he recently built and shared in the Community Forum.  Cameron, welcome to the Misty blog! Before we dive into your skill, can you tell

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