News & Updates

An overview of the latest news and updates.

Stay up-to-date

Below you will find a list of recent updates and important news about the HoverGames and this GitBook, but there are also some other platforms that you should keep a close eye on:

Recent updates

July 16, 2020

July 15, 2020

July 14, 2020

  • The development tools section in the developer guide has been updated. Because of changes in the PX4 toolchain and MCUXpresso some information and screenshots were outdated.

  • Note that the preconfigured virtual machine image has not yet been updated, but it can still be used without any issue in its current state. However, it should now also be a little bit more straightforward to install your own VM from scratch!

July 6, 2020

June 18, 2020

May 28, 2020

  • This GitBook is now synchronized with a GitHub repository. Feel free to open an issue if you find an error or if anything is unclear. You can also open a pull request if you want to contribute yourself.

May 26, 2020

  • GitBooks added for NXP's new HoverGames add-on boards:

    • 8MMNavQ: Also known as NavQ. Companion computer with i.MX 8M Mini running Linux.

    • RDDRONE-BMS772: Smart battery management system with the S32K144 Automotive MCU.

    • UCANS32K146: UAVCAN V1.0 development board and generic CAN/CAN-FD node.

April 22, 2020

  • This page was created. From now on we will try to provide a short update here when there are any significant changes made to this GitBook. Important news about the HoverGames might also be shared here, but will usually be published first on HoverGames.com or hackster.io.

  • The NavQ companion computer was added to list of add-on components.