Why Ex-Hacker George Hotz is Giving Away Self-Driving Software – IEEE Spectrum

http://spectrum.ieee.org/cars-that-think/transportation/self-driving/qa-why-exhacker-george-hotz-is-giving-away-selfdriving-software

Python, Crossbar and Autobahn… IoT.begin()

Internet of things is defined as “proposed development of the Internet in which everyday objects have network connectivity, allowing them to send and receive data”. This extreme vision requires a huge effort especially in definition of common, standard protocols to interconnect devices. Many frameworks have been proposed by several big IT companies, i.e. Microsoft Azure, Google […]

WebTorrent Desktop – welcome into the torrent future

WebTorrent Desktop is an open source software capable of combining a torrent client with a streaming video player. You can combine such a software with AirPlay, Chromecast, and DLNA… Has a super easy interface and a modern design… For further information take a look to the project webpage: https://webtorrent.io/desktop

CCTronics: when Navio+ meets ROS and QT5

Introduction: In robotics and industrial application, data sharing and code reuse are important keys of success. Many efforts have been made by academic researchers to improve Robotic Operating System (ROS) functionalities to extend this middleware beyond its data sharing capability. The result can be appreciated by all the people who have the patience to compile a version and […]

Monicelli: esoterical programming via “supercazzole”

I could not resist to the temptation to try such interesting programming language. Enjoy the following code, it is a mysterious way to show how a digital filter works 😉 For more info: https://github.com/esseks/monicelli The resulting C++ code: which yields to the following execution:

Raspberry + QEMU – Bash scripts to manage Virtual and SDCard OS images

Introduction: Raspberry Pi is a very popular development platform based on ARM processors. Recently a fantastic IMU/GPS combo shield was released for such platform by EMLID. While source code of several components is available by their git-hub, additional software components (for example ROS) could be interesting to develop your robotic application… As first step, to get confident with the Raspberry […]