Time for back-to-school shopping!  For yourself, for a student of robotics, or the geek love of your life, robotics kits and embedded computers (e.g., Beaglebone BluesRobotics Capes, or the diminutive RaspberryPi 3 Model A+) make the perfect gift - also stock up on some handy tools and accessories.  Can't decide? Get a gift certificate!

In the news:
- The 2018-10-07 Debian Image is the Gold Master for all BeagleBone users, and includes the v1.0 release of the Robot Control (RC) library.
- You can now drive your eduMIP in python! Head on over to Mauricio's GitHub page for instructions.
- Simulink now supports the BeagleBone Blue! Get the support package here, and check out Kurt’s GitHub page and video for instructions with eduMIP.
- ROS now runs on BeagleBones! Pick up an Ubuntu 18.04 Melodic image with ROS installed here. Or install ROS from scratch on the standard Debian image via the instructions here.