Everyone needs to install a few applications if they don't already have them on their machines.
The software programs we'll be using are:
Also, everyone may need to have a webcam. There's a small glitch in the current Firefly build which requires you to have a webcam installed for it to run properly. It doesn't have to be a fancy webcam… it can be a simple USB webcam if you don't have an internal webcam on your machine. But as we'll also be walking through some material on computer vision, so having an image capturing device handy is important.