About

Tod E. Kurt has engineered the hardware and software for robotic camera systems that went to Mars. He was a founding developer and systems architect of Overture Systems, originally GoTo.com, later sold to Yahoo. While at Overture, he was a key strategist in technology relationships with companies such as Microsoft, AOL, Ask, Lycos, CNN, and the New York Times. Tod holds several key patents in the field of Internet Search technology. Tod also writes for MAKE magazine and has been an active instructor and developer in the Arduino community since 2006.

As an internet technology consultant, he has worked with
. Yahoo
. GoTo.com / Overture
. Idealab
. Pacific Bell
. Trader Joe’s
. Tales from the Crypt
. id Software


As a hardware engineer, he has worked with
. BlastOff
. Malin Space Science Systems
. Altadena Instruments
. Caltech
. Gemstar
. JPL/NASA

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Publications

Hacking Roomba

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Spooky Arduino (2006)

An introduction to Arduino, sensors, and actuators

Bionic Arduino (2007)

An introduction to Arduino and mechatronics

Magazines

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For Make Vol 19:
Servo Primer

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Publications: Other

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